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EH PASO HERALD
Tuesday, February '4, 1913
That the Jackson-Standard Grocery Co sells bet
ter groceries for less money than any other El
Paso store Because we buy groceries by the car
and sell them direct to you saving you the mid
Headquarters for Lenten Goods
VISIT OUR DELICATESSEN DEPARTMENT
Sunflower Eggs Every One Good per dozen 35c
On Special Sale
Pure Imported French Olive Oil Regular price
per gallon $3.25. Sale price $2.50
3 lbs. Fancy Evaporated
3 lbs. Faey Cooking Figs r r?
3 lbs. Balk Raisins
3 lbs. Medium Sine or 2 OC-
lbs. Large Sse Cranes for 4
2 16 oz. pkgs. Seedless
10 lb- sack Jones Dairy Farm Pure
Old Fashioned Buckwheat q r"
Flour for" OOC
Old Masse Maple (f -l jC
Syrup, 40c quart, gal. p JL 30
Sunflower Eggs, eTery q C
one strictly fresh, doaen. . cjO C
Ralston Pancake Fkmr, 1 r
per package AVC
Jones Dairy Farm Pare Bork Sau
3 lb. ean 45c
lb. ean 70c
lb. ean $1.35
Hawaiian Thick Sliced Pineapple
2 lb. ean,
3 lb. cans, rtf-
2 cans Earhr Jane Peas V E?
r Can ,
than 'Lard ) Guaranteed
The Famous "Gold Bar" Peaches,
in heavy syrup, OA
3 Pounds Evaporated Peaches for 25c
2 Packages Shredded Wheat Biscuit for 25c
Gold Bar Sffeed Peaches.
1 lb. eans, 2 for
2 eans Gauntry Gentle
man Corn for .
Chaw and Sanborn's
The World's Best
! Amber Blend, per lb 35c
- 3 lbs. for S1.W. v
Altura Blend, per lb 40c
Seal"Brand 45c, 2 lbs. f or 85c
Insist upon Chase and Sanborn's Coffee and Tea
Because there' is no just as good Demand it and
take no substitute.
Extra Good Tomatoes, 2 pound
eans, per (j gC
Van Camp's Bast Standard Cora,
P CM TIT
Log Cabin Hominy, (f - QP Early June Peas,
3 pound cans, per ease 5) X.OO per-case
Shipping Orders Carefully and Promptly Shipped
Jackson -Standard Grocery Co.
208-12 Mills St. Phone 2532,.
BIG SPRINGS TO
HAVE COUNTY PAIR
Commercial Club Elects Officers and
Take Steps to Have Fair; Changes
Made in Train Schedule.
Bis Springs. Tex., Feb. 4. At the an
nual meeting of the Commercial club,
the following officers were chosen: Dr.
I E Smith, re-elected president; Wn.
Fisher, vice president: directors, R. D.
Matthews, J. L McDowell, Fox Strip
ling. A. E. Fool, W. P. Bonner, L. T.
Deats, T. H. Johnson, B. Reagan, H.
U Eii. F. F. Gary. The secretary wtll
be selected by the directors. A. mo
tion prevailed that steps he taken to
form plans for a county fair this year
and Dr. L K. Smith. J. I. McDowell and
Fox Stripling- were appointed a com
mittee to arrange for it, wait on the
city council in regard to having the
business streets of the city graveled.
John K. Fnley, C D. Ambrose and "W.
H Haden were appointed on a com
mittee to petition for the establish
ment of free delivery of mail in the
city. All present were urged to write
congressman "W. R. Smith in regard to
the bill he has introduced for -a fed
eral building in Big Springs.
In addition to the appointment of
members of the street and free de
livery committees, the president ap
pointed the following committee? Rail
road committee, B. Reagan, chairman:
It S, McDowell, H. C. Reaa, T. S. Car
rie, R. D. Mathews, Lester Fisher, F.
F. Gary. J. I. McDowell, W. P. Edwards,
C. L. Alderman; banquet committee, J.
K. Morris, chairman; R. L. Price and
J. D. Dees.
Some changes in the arrival and de
parture of passenger trains were made
when the new time card went into ef
fect on the T. & P. Sunday. Passen
ger train No. 3 (west bound) arrives
at l:Jf n. m.;' passenger train Xo. 5
(west bound). arrives at 9:30
a. m.; passenger train 'No. 4 (east
bound) arrives at 6:36 a. m.; passen
ger train No. 6 (east bound), formerly
due at S:80 p. hl, arrives at 8:10 p
m.; passenger trains Nos. 7 and 8 are
discontinued and passenger trains l and
2 extended from Sweetwater to. Ros
The four year old son of J. M. Mor
gan, while playing near the fire, was
severely burned. The child's clothes'
were ignited but the prompt arrival
of Its mother, probably saved It from
burning to death.
P. G. Stokes is having his home re
modeled. The little child of G. M. Beard fell
on a. piece of glass and cut a deep gash
in its throat. The jugolar vein was
SILVER CITY IWITBS
Silver CRy, N. M, Feb. 4 Prominent
citizens here have prepared an invita
tion, which will be sent-to Dr. Fried
mann, the discoverer of an alleged cure
for tubercjlosis, inviting him to visit
Silver City, where Dr. Friedmann can
fully test his cure. It will be made
known r tue doctor that there is a
large government sanatorium here and
several private ones for the treatment
of the disease and that the climate 1b
considered the very best in the world
for arresting and curing those afflicted.
It is .understood that the doctor is now
on his way to.New York, a wealthy
New Yorker having offered him XI -,
if he cures his sonlnlaw and a
certain percent of a. definite number of
cases that will be placed under his
The new ice plant, being erected by
the Silver City Power company, will be
open for business next week.
Seeking Health and Strength
For those ills peculiar to "women Dr. Pierce
recommends his "Favorite Prescription" as
"THE ONE REMEDY" s
- A medicine prepared by regular graduated physician of enns
oai experience in treating woman's diseases carefully adapted
to work in harmony with the most delicate feminine constitution.
AH medicine dealers have sold it with satisfaction to cus
tomers for the past 40 years. It is now obtainable in liquid or
sugar-coated tablet form at the drug store or send 50 one-cent
stamps for a trial box, to Buffalo.
Every woman may write fully and confidentially to Dr. Pierce,
Invalids' Hotel and Surgical Institute, Buffalo, N. Y-, and may be
sore that her case will receive careful, conscientious, confidential v
consideration, and that experienced medical advice will be given
to her absolutely free.
Dr. Pierce s Pleasant Pellets regulate and invigorate stomach, lio
er and bowels. Sagar coated, tiny grannies easy to take as candy.
I IMPORTANT CHANGE IN TIME! I
NIGHT TRAIN LEAVES 6:15 P. M.
MORNING TRAIN ARRIVES 9:40 A. M.
H No Other Changes. H
T e x a slgPacif ic I
I 7:30 A.M. EAST 6:15 P.M. I
PUY EAHE OF WAH
Fort Bliss and the Border
Are Menaced, but the
"Enemy" Is Routed.
Fort Biles is safe, if pot impregnable,
for five troops of the 22d infantry not
only defended it, but routed its attackers.
It waB all part of a little war game
that was played out there Tuesday morn
ing, while business men were just going
over their morning maiL
There are some soldiers of the 23d
camped at Washington park. A large
force of a "foreign nower" crossed the
"border from Mexico and almost routed
them. Hurriedly a messenger was dis
patched to Fort Bliss for aid. Five com
panies of the 22d, commanded by Capt.
Isaac Newell, tied their shoestrings and
started to the rescue. Down along the
road that runs from the fort, .just west
of the reservation, they hurried at a
pace that would have made tenderfeet
wonder. Along the hard paved road they
walked, aid vancing rapidly. Finally they
readied the plant of the ELPaso Chemical
and Fiber company. '."here they halted.
Scouts had spied a large force of the
"enemy" entrenched on a hill about one
mile to the southeast.
This enemy had to be met and disposed
of before the march could be continued
on to Washington park, to rescue their
comrades. Work must be quiei ana
tertain. The men were placed in posi
tion. The pack mules were driven to the
front and the machine guns unloaded and
put in position. Almost immediately,
within the flash of a second, the rat-a-ta-ta,
grrrnT, of the machine gun was
heard. Then came the spit, spit, spat
of the rifles. One, two. three, an hun
dred of them, sang their song of defiance
to the men entrenched on the hill.
The defenders of the fort scattered
ami each man picked out a place that
afforded him shelter, stopped a while,
and then crawled up the hillside to the
place where the enemy was entrenched.
The fire crew hotter, the air was filled
with smoke and the smell of powder.
The lust for blood was in the heart of
every man who loved his country.
"Enemy" Is flouted.
Along the trail were many dead and
wounded (theoretically). On the hilltop
the enemy still kept up its fight until
finally the commander, Capt. Wm. M.
Fassett, bade Jus men make their get
away as fast as possible. He and his
two companies of the 22d. or what was
left of them, scurried down over the
hillside and reformed on the south side
and marched back toward Washington
park. The, defenders of Fort Bliss kept
up their advantage and continued their
march to the southeast and to the rescue
of the troops at Washington park.
Blank cartridges were used, nobody
was injured, not even an eyebrow was
scorched, but it was proved to the satis
faction of all that the fort is safe fro'n
invasion by any party of enemies that
might attack it.
Tactical Rides by Officers.
s Commissioned officers of the 22-J have
prepared for just such maneuvers as this
by their weekly tactical rides each Mon
day under the guidance of Col. D. A.
Frederiek. commander of the regiment.
The officers ride to a given point, ar
ranga for the- earrying out of .certain
details and 'each one expresses his opin
ion. One of the officers lays out his plan
of attack each week, and the others rri
ticise it. express their opinion of how
it should be done, and a practical 'School,
similar to that at the war college at
Fort Leavenworth. Kan., is -arned our.
For instance. Monday they played that
a hostile force was at Alamogkirdo. They
were defending El Paso and an advance
guard of the enemy had been seen by
their Scouts at Tobin. They formed the
patrol, issued orders and proceeded to
annihilate the enemy in much the sam
fashion as they would in war.
TESTS MADEWITH .
NEW MACHINE GUNS
returned to the fifing line, and another
test was made with the second gun.
However, this gun became jammed sev
eral times and failed to function per
fectly. It was taken apart and it was
found that the ejector was not working
properlv. having become dented in some
way. The gun was then recoiled, it
having become very dry and a test was
made to see if it would work. It was
trained on a small target hillock not
.-r distent and tore up the ground, scat
tering the dust.
Officers at Fort Bliss are of the opin
ion that this gun is a good one and think
the test Monday was a good indication
of what it would do under war conditions.
TWO MEET VIOLENT
DEATHS IN DOUGLAS
Two Guns of French Make Are Given
Trycut on Rifle Range and Bo
Effective Target Work.
2Co one doubts the difficulty of find
ing a needle in a haystack, and none
wou d doubt the ability of the machine
gun platoon of the 22d regiment to mow
down an enemy if he could see them at
Monday afternoon, on the rifle range
at Fort Bliss, a test was made in zone
firing and it proved most effective where
the guns swept a prescribed area, 75
bullets striking the targets when the
first 180 shots were fired, and SD strik
ing the big boards when 120 tounds were
The test was conducted by Lieut.
Frederick B. Terrell in command of the
machine gun platoon of the 22d infantry.
Two new guns of the BeneUMercie type,
a French machine gun, were givenia test
and proved their worth.
Up on the hillside, about 1700 yards
from the firing point on tlie range, the
targets were et. The front row was
that far distant. Exactly 25 yards be
hind these were three more, another set
was placed an equal distance behind
these, and then a fourth row was ar
ranged 25 yards behind.
The width was 25 yards and it 'Wf-S
proposed to cover the zone with rapid"
fire and destroy the enemy supposed
to be there, no one beinc able to see an
enemy at that distance under such con
ditions. There was a brisk wind blowing
off the mountain, but this did not in
terfere with the firing.
Lieut. Terrell and the scouts, who had
placed the targets, retired to a fence a
quarter of a mile distant and waited for
Epr of the gun, after having given
the sjgnal by "wigwagging that all was
"ay for the shooting.
The first gun functioned perfectly
after the range had been found, schen
one shot was fired. A steady pour of
,ead T88 thrown about the targets, strik
ln j i,em aw somc striking the ground
J. throwing up clouds of dust. Many
of the bullets struck stones and the jack
ets were torn from them. Others struck
p"'y Pears, and tore right through
without losing their jackets, much as
thev would tear through a human body.
After the first test, Lieut. Terrell, ac
companied by a reporter for The Herald,
IN AN ACRE
there are 15 lots v. p are sell
ins acre tracts on the interur
ban for J20 each $10 cash
and ?10 a month
Hpadquarters for land on the
Member of City Council Falls to His
Death Child Is Shot by Youth
Arizona Pioneer Dies Suddenly.
Douglas, Ariz Feb. 4. Monday was a
day oi violent deaths in Douglas. W.
M. Thompson, aged 33, a member of the
city council and a steel worker, fell 35
feet yesterday afternoon at the C. and
A. smelter. He sustained a fractured
skull and both arms were broken. He
l died late last night in a hospital. Thomp
son oniy recently was married, tie was
one of the most popular young men of
the eity. One brother, S. P. Thompson,
is superintendent of the local water
plant. Another is city marshal Uid
Thompson of Clifton. His mother and
three sisters live at Sabinal, Tex. The
city council postponed its meeting last
night out of respect.
Koque Shaya, aged 5, ,was shot and '
Killed ly iouis i-iias, aged 17, at the
home of the latter, while the older boy
was. attempting to frighten the tot with
a riile. The ball, entering under tne
eye, tore away a large section of the
skull. Elias at first denied knowing any
thing about how the child met death.
Later he confessed he had pointed the
rifle, "just for fun." Elias is under ar
rest, pending an investigation. The dead
boy was the son of a widow, one of the
largest property owners in Douglas.
Elias was employed as deliveryman in
her grocery store.
Samuel L. Elder, aged 58, a pioneer
of Arizona, and formerlv prominent in
Republican polities in Cochise county.
died late yesterday of apoplexv, follow
ing a stroke early in the afternoon. He
is survived bv a widow and four chil-
G.V. Eddleman, aged Z2, a well known
nfllifij,An anj $ ... .. nl Iff f T , '
Kv..wn..an, am juimer ai;riii oi aio
Pinto county, Tex., died here late yes
terday of tuberculosis. The bodv prob
ably will be sent to Texas for inter-
r - -v
Contractors, look over our sash and
doors and save money. Lander Lum
BOY LOSES HAND IN
Safford. Arizona, Feb. 4. Lawrence
Brenner, 13 year old son or Dr. IT. E.
Brenner, of this city, had his right
hand shattered in a hunting accident.
He was out hunting with his elder
brother. Bruce, and while Bruce was
crawling under a .fence and dragging
his gun behind him, it was discharged
and the load of shot struck Lawrence
in the right forearm, leaving only a
small portion of flesh holding the arm
together. The arm was amputated just
below the elbow.
The local option election occurs here
next Wednesday and both pros and
antls are making a stiff figiht, meet
ings being held almost daily A big
anti-saloon rally will be held at
Brier's hall Monday evening.
S. W. .Lard, a prominent farmer of
the artesian belt, died at the Safford
hospital. His body is being held pend
ing advice from his son who lives near
Bisbee. Mr. Lard was president of the
Cotton Growers' association, coming
here five' or six years ago from San
Angelo, Texas. He was a member of
the Masonic fraternity at that place.
The Graham county superior court
has been -in session for a week and a
large number of Safford citizens have
been in attendance at Solomonsville.
Indictments were returned by the
grand Jury as follows: J. H. HInton.
Newt Hinton, Ed Virgil. Amos and
Marion McKuen and J. B. Jones, charged
with "rout. (Preventing a herd of
sheep from being taken across the
north side of the river to Brooking's
ranch.) John Lester, Houston Reynolds
and Joseph. Bleak jr., charged with
gambling; Ed Branch, Tom Wanslee.
Tom Hooks A. C. Alexander E. "V.
Adams, Dr. Douthltt and Budd Neil,
charged with illegally selling liquor;
P. D. Gardner, charged with libel; Ben
Findley charged with non-snpport, and
Lester Boyle, charged with cattle steal
ing. In the Juvenile court judge MicAlis
ter committed Kelsey Branaham and
Ed Bowman, both of Thatcher, to the
A motion was made In the liquor
cases that another judge try the case.
This was granted by judge McAHster
and judge Shute, of Globe, was called
to the bench here.
To. O. C. and Frank Coles, to erect
a two story residence, Montana street,
block 2-i, TJotton avenue; estimated
To J. A. Lane, to build a dwelling.
617 Copper street; estimated value ?26.
Tobin. Tex. Wester Moore to M H.
Boomer, lots IB and 16, block 63, Tobin;
consideration ?180; Aug. 27, 1907.
W. Cooley to J. M. Richmond, north,
one-half of lot 5. all of lot 6, block 10,
Mundy Heights; consideration, 35780;
Feb. 1, 1913.
R. M. Ratcliff and wife to J. D. and
Thos. M. Mayfield. westerly 40 feet of
lots 19 to 23 inclusive, and southerly
five feet of the westerly 40 feet of lot
18, block 21, Sunset Heights; considera
tion. $2100; Oct. 21. 1912.
El Paso county. Texas E. C Perry to
W. M. Gunter. sections 16, 20, 22, 18
28 and 24, block 68; section 24. block
69, Texas & Pacific survey; also sec
tions 1 to 11 inclusive. 13 and 15. block
J7, public school land; also sections
3, 4. 10, 11, 15, 16, 22. 23 and 24, and
northwest quarter of section 14. block
71. Texas & Pacific surrey; sections
2f to 24, Inclusive, block 26, public
school land: consideration 31500: Jan.
Licensed to Wed.
Irlneo Marin and Jorje, Abeyta.
Gabriel Ortega and Juanna Valen
zuela. Domingo Rodriguez and Teodora,
Charles A. Mac Alpine and Maud D
1331 M. R. Hemley. 807 North Stan
ton street, four passenger Buick.
To Mrs. Jose Camancho, 707 Virginia
street; Feb. 2.
To Mrs. Jose Perez, 1089 SeTenth
street; Feb. 1.
To Mrs. P. F. Hay. 5142 Fifth street;
To Mrs. Jose L. Payau, 512 South
Stanton street; Jan. 38.
To Mrs. Theodosia Rodriguez, 1113
South Oregon street; Jan. 27.
Stndebaker "35" $1280 f. o. b. factory. Electric starter, fall floating rear axle aeven-passeng r, enclosed
valves, large tires.
The New Studehaker Cars
. ' (Models "35" and "25")
Come in and watch the "self-starter" start the motor. Best
starter yet devised. These cars will surprise you, even though
you are expecting to see a fine product. Everyone says they
are wonderful cars.
ichardson Motor Car Co
Phone 953 422- San Antonio St.
M. J. ROSEBORO, Sales Manager.
FORMER IVEED MAX DIES
AT ST. CLOUD, FLORIDA
"Weed. N. M, Feb. 4. News has
reached here of the death of Louis Clay
Dennis, at St. Cloud, Fla. He was a
member of the GAR. and was burled
in Mt. Peace cemetery with military
honprs by his old comrades. Mr. Den
nis was born in Louisville. Ky., in 1846.
J. A. Allen has purchased of W. Jer
ri igen a 120 acre farm joining the home
stead of his mother. Mrs. D. P. Allen.
W. Jerningen has erected a large new
granary of about 5000 bushel capacity
J. A. Allen is recovering from a.
sharp attack of gastritis.
C E. Pattison is suffering with bloo3
poison in his right hand, v
George Sogers, assistant chief clerk of
the railway postal service, has, gone to
San Antonio for a visit.
the HouseKold RigRwiih
BRICK HATE NOT UNREASONABLE.
Washington, D. C, Feb. 4. The inter
state commerce commission has decided
that proposed advances in rates hv the
Southern Pacific on brick from Brick
land. X. if., to noints in Arizona, are
not unreasonable or discriminatory.
YOUNG DEMOCRATS MEET.
Tho ounjj Men's Democratic rlub
holds a meeting this evening at 8 oelock.
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GoW Dust cleans everything about the
house from cellar to attic and cleans
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haven't and are consequently doing
their work in a longer, harder way:
The use of Gold Dust will saveyourj
time, spare your back and make your,
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If you have never used Gold Bust,
either make a bee-line for your grocer's
at once or call him on the wire and'
order a package. It will do all and
more than we claim for it.
You can buy a large package of Gold
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Use Gold Dust for washing clothes and dishes,
scrubbing floors, cleaning woodwork, oilcloth,
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