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Thursday, April IT, 1913
EL PASO HERALD
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Thursday, April 1 7th, at 8 o'clock
We Will Give an
Edison Amherola Concert
AND AS A SPECIAL FEATURE
We Will Exhibit Edison's Very T
The Home Kinetoscope
A perfect motion picture machine on a small scale foi
homese, and show you how it is now possible to en
joy the "movies" as well as the operas in your own
Be Sure to Come. Admission Free.
W. G. WALZ COMPANY
Of the Southwest
"W. Trenkle, fireman on the T. & P.,
Is laying off.
C. Withers, switchman for the T. &
P. in 1 Paso, is laying off.
C R. Richards, switchman for the
T. & P. in El Pass, has resigned.
Switchman Shoemaker Of the Santa
Fe at 1 Paso is laying off sick.
A. B. Cambell, switchman for the G.
H., at 1 Paso, has left the service.
-Ml the extra' men on the G. H.
switchmen's board worked Wednesday
Bert Gulnn. fireman on the E. P. &
S. W east end. has reported for duty.
J. H. Lee, brakeman far the T. " P
has moved to 120$ North Oregon street.
Gus Masuth, engineer on the T. & P.
out of El Paso. Is laying1 off for 10. days.
Knglneer Remp, of the east end of
the . R. & S, W has 'reported for
The Santa Fe cut three brakemen
from the" extra board at San Marcial
P. A- Gramby. switchman for the G.
IT., is laying off and !. Tf Robinson is
In. his dI&og-
Fireman Lefthrldge on the west end
of the E. P. & S. ".. is laying off for
a few trips. w
E. B. Maxwell, switchman for the G.
Today's Beauty Recipes
By Mine. DMUle.
"Many good faces are spoiled and
look characterless because the eye
brows and lashes are not well defined.
Thin and straggly eyebrows will .be
improved in color and grow longer and
more evenly if gently massaged with
pyroxin. Pyroxin has the same good
effect If massaged into the eyelash
"Women detest superfluous hair on
ihe face and forearms because it gives
them a masculine appearance and de
tracts from true feminine charm. To
remove superfluous hair cover the sur
face with a paste made by mixing a
little powdered delatone with water:
leave on two minutes, wipe off, -wash
the skin and the hairs will be gone.
"Aches and pains cause the face to
contract and form wrinkles. Mothers
"ralve, which, can be bought in prepared
form in any neighborhood, gives al
most instant relief from pains and
aches in back, or joints, sore muscles,
rheumatism and neuralgia.
The Vaucelre home treatment is de
signed to round out angular lines of
women with scrawny shoulders and
flat bosoms. It is made by dissolving
1 1-2 capf Js sugar in a pint of hot
v u Lkk t? i HAnA s n Ail nrp ftf
galloL Take two teaspoonCuls before j
as n't WkOl t
""The springtime is the season of
vouth, when every girl desires to look
her very beet For a complexion tf
lilies and roses, apply each morning a
solution made by dissolving an original
package of mayatone in a half pint of
witch hazel. It corrects blotched,
pimply and sallow complexions and
leaves the skin smooth, white, sofjand
"A shampoo that merely washes the
head is not sufficient The parasites
that, cause falling, dull, faded and
i brittle hair must be removed. Mother's
Shampoo does this and leaves th scalp
In a condition to encourage the growth
of hair It prevents baldness and
makes the hair glossy, fluffy and fine.
When You Buy
It's not so much what you pay
as what ( you get. If you want
the best, phone 975.
Hannah's Meat Market
206 K Stanton St
Across the street from 031181618
I SEE! I
m the rapid progress being made H
H in coBstruetiaK the iaterurban H j
H -take & ride dews the valley H '
H with "Tokia and see wfcat you M
Hj see. Pfcotte SOS aad we will K j
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I SEE! 1
H.. is laying off and J. D. Thurmond
is in his place.
Fireman Reed, of the west end of the
E. P. & S. W.. has reported for duty
after a short lay off.
Switchman jWooten, of the T. & p.,
is laying off and extra switchman' Pete
Schaffer Is in his place.
Jas. Wiley, fireman on the east end
of the a P. & & W;. is-laying off and
W. E. Riley is in his place.
C W. Price, extra conductor for the
Santa Fe at San Marcial, is running
Jake Lemstra's car for a few days.
- The firemen's extra board at San
Marcial had 12 names on it Tuesday.
The engineers' extra board had four.
K, B. May, engine foreman for the
Santa. Fe, is laying off. and B. S. Gooch
is working the engine in his place.
Ben Stilson, passenger conductor on
the T. P. between Fort Worth and
Texarkana, is in El Paso, visiting rela
tives. The G. H. brought 46 immigrants into
El Paso' Wednesday night and they
were shipped out on No. 7 for Cali
Switchman Rictiardson. of the K. P. &
S. W., is laying off for a few days and
extra switchman Saurels is in his
Switch engine fireman Mr. 5 tar key.
hostler helper Charlie Huttmacher is in-
Brakeman Day, of the Santa Fe, on
the Demlng . and , Fierro local, has
'transferred to San Marcial for main
Dick Elliott, fireman for the Santa
Fe In El Paso yards, has resigned and
has a position with the 1 Paso Elec
Mrs. ChannelL mother of a fireman
on the east end of the E. P. & & W., is
reported to be very sick at her home
Passenger runs No. 1." 2. 3. A, 33 and
34. on the east end of the E. P. & S. W
are advertised for bids for engineers
out of 1 Paso.
" Switchman Freeman of the E. P. &
S. W. in the El Paso yard, is laying
off for a. few days, and extra switchman
Lysle is filling the vacancy.
Reuben Johnson, switchman for the
E. P. & S. W. In El Paso, who has
been off several days suffering with
grip, is not improving very much.
Elmer Watson, conductor on the Rin
con and Silver City passenger, of the
Santa Fe, is laying off. and freight con
ductor Jake Lemstra is in his place.
Tom Smith, engineer on the Santa
Fe at San Marcial, has reported for
duty, and engineer Hodgson, wno has
been in his place; is again on the ex
William Balfour, transportation in
spector for the Santa Fe, with head
quarters at Albuquerque, left the city
"Wednesday morning after a short busi
Shorty Adams, engineer on the west
end of the E. P. & S. W.. has returned
from Douglas and -is running a night
switch engine in the HI Paso yard for
a few nights.
' Passenger fireman GUI, of the east
end of the E. P. & S. W., is making a
few trips as engineer on freights and
extra fireman Samson is filling the
vacancy on passenger..
Several brakemen and switchmen for
the different roads in 1 Paso, have
requested to lay off on the night 22d.
to attend the annual ball, to be given
by B. of R. T No. 8(H).
J. E. Miller, assistant superintendent
for the Brown News eating houses on
the G. H. system, has returned to his
headquarters at Houston, after a short
business trip to El Paso.
Fireman Wells, of the east end of the
E. P. & S. W., has reported for duty
after several days lay off, and fireman
Leggett who has been relieving him.
is on the extra board again.
Oscar Clouse,, passenger fireman and
extra engineer on the east end of the
E. P. & S. W-. is making a few trips as
engineer on freights, and extra, fireman
Ross Is firing passenger in his place.
R. F. Goerlng, agent and general
superintendent of the Rio Grande and
1 Paso railroad, with headquarters in
1 Paso, is in Kansas City on a business
trip, and A. J. Beevers, cashier, is fill
ing his place.
Frank Eschwig. passenger fireman
on the east end of the E. P. & S. W..
between El Paso and Carrizozo, was
taken sick at Carrizozo Tuesday and
switch engine fireman Channell fired
the run Into El Paso.
We serve a special luncheon for; busi
ness men in oor grill room from
11:30 a. m. to 2 p. m. for 56 cents.
Tour patronage will be appreciated.
Paso del Sorte Hotel -Company. '
The Santa Fe has four extra switch
men in El Paso. All of them were
Can quickly be orerceme by
act sardr aad
aett, sad Lxfigoiija. The do tbesr datf.
SoaPS, Small Dec. 3mi3Frit&
Genuine saatbai Signature
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CURRENT EVENTS DEPARTMENT OF EL PASO
WOMAN'S CLUB HOLDS ANNUAL ELECTION
THE regular monthly1 meeting of
the department of current events
and literature of the Woman's
club was held on Wednesday afternoon
in the assembly hall of Hotel Paso del
Norte. Mrs. A. M. Loomis, the chair
man Ti-Fsiriwl Thfl minutest of the last
I meeting, were read by the secretary.
! Mrs. a J. Fennell. and approved.
An election of officers for tne aepara
ment for the ensuing year was then
held, resulting as follows: Chairman.
Mrs. W. S. Valentine; vice chairman.
Mrs. H. F. Wright; secretary. Mrs.
Stanley Bevan; treasurer. Mrs. I
In the program that followed, a fea
ture of unusual Interest Was the dls
cuaetbn of "Home Training versus
School Training," by Miss Emma Lee
Lott and Mrs. M. Nagle. Miss Lott
spoke of the early influence of home Hie
on the child's mind and of the great, aid
of good books which help to mom
character. She said folk lore was the
first to Interest a child, and spoke or
the value 6f histories and biographies
and of the great Influence of the Bible.
Mrs. Nagle spoke of the school training
of the child. She said in part: "When
he enters school he learns his nrsi
great lesson of life, punctuality and
discipline, and to consider others; also
to make a good playmate." .
Mrs. HF. Wright gave an interesting
paper on 'Vocational Education. Sne
spoke of how many children leave
school before they finish the seventh
or eighth grades: also of the boys cast
on the world who know nothing but
the "three "R's." "For these," Mrs. la
gle said, "a vocational education Is a
Miss Ailce Fltzpatrick read' an inter
esting paper on "Parks and Play
grounds." She spoke of the vital need
of civic beauty in every city and drew
a word picture of the future El Paso,
once the proper interest is aroused to
Improve and beautify the streets. She
spoke of the great value of playgrounds
for the children, who could play under
competent supervisors, and of the great
need of El Paso for such grounds. It
was decided that the members of the
department would cooperate with Miss
Fltzpatrick in trying to get the
grounds. . , . .
Miss Bernice Wickenhiser played well
"The Scarf Dance." by Chamlnade. .
Miss Eleanor Porcher gave a paper
on "Book Review." She spoke of th
recent books for children and named
books which help to pass pleasant
hours but do not help to build char
Mrs. W. R. Brown announced that at
the next meeting, F. J. Feldman would
lend the department his etchings for an
exhibit and Miss Alice Hendee would
explain them. This exhibition will be
inun at Hntel Psrd del ISorte.
A rising vote of thanks was given the j
retiring cnairman. jits. a. jm. i,wwt.
for her untiring efforts in making the
4epartment a success the past year,
he meeting then adjourned.
Mrs. John P. DoWllng entertained on
Wednesday afternoon with a delightful
bridge party of six tables at her home
on Wyoming street in honor of Mrs.
H. N Birge, of Los Angeles. The first
SHze was won by Mrs. W. E. O'Brien, a
nandpalnted plate; the second prize,
cutglass pepper and salt shakers, was
won by Mrs. Burleson Staten; the guest
of honor was presented witjn a lucky
bluebird pin. There were six tables of
players. After the game refreshments
in two courses were served. Those as
sisting the hostess in entertaining were
Mesdames S. T. Cross, J. H. Sterner and
Those present besides the guest of
honor 'were: Mesdames J. W. Vail.
John a Bliss, J. L. Ely, Percy F. Knight
V. It Bean. R. D.. Daniel, Burleson
Staten. A. M. PlUsbury. C G. Gatley.
Frank W. Berkshire. "V. E. O'Brien. C.
E Ehler. E. P. Kepley, W. I Araonette.
W. - E. Ward. W. R. McKenna. T. N.
Souter, George Taylor. C. E. Waters
house, J. E. Williamson. Robert Rlne
hart J. E- Keltner. R. B. Alves. Misses
Mary Straighter. Lionise Keeling.
The Tuesday Auction Bridge club was
entertained this week by Miss Doretta
Brick. After the game refreshments
The Tuesday Auction Bridge "club
f will meet on Tuesday afternoon with
Mrs. George K. XBaron on tne Boule
jt j f.
Mrs. George Neely is entertaining
this afternoon with bridge and. a mis
cellaneous shower in honor of Miss
Marjorie iianKin, wnose weaaing to
George A. Gould will be solemnized on .
Wednesday. April 23.
Mrs. John a. watson entertained tne
Wednesday Bridge club on Wednesday
afternoon. Arter tne game, reiresn
ments were served.
El Pasoans Away
Dr. T. W. Crowder will - leave the
first of next week forh!s old home in
Sherman, Texas, where he will locate.
Mrs. Crowder and the children wUl not
leave until the close of school.
Dr. Branch Craige left on Wednesday
for Baltimore, Md, accompaaied by his
little niece, Josephine Craige Klutzz,
who will visit her grandparents in
Salisbury. N. C.
Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Coles arrived at
Miraflores, Panama, on April 5, and are
now enjoying the Panama canal scen
ery. They attended the inauguration in
Washington, and then sailed for Pana
ma to spend tne remainder of the win
ter. They write that the weather is
Miss Amorette Cobb will leave soon
for Georgia, where she will visit rela
tives all summer.
Oat Of Town Vititon
Miss Thora Verne Mauldfn, a charm
ing young woman of Big Springs. Tex..
who has been visiting her uncle and
aunt Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Farris, of 314
South Virginia street, returned to her
home on Wednesday.
Mrs. Edward J. Stone, who has been
.visiting Tier daughter. Mfss Ruby Mi-
I anda Stone, for several weeks, will,!
i leave ior uamornia on .tTiuay. airs.
j Stone will remain in California for some
J time before returning to her home in
' Summerville, Mass.
Mrs. W. H. Patton and daughter.
Miss Edith, who have been here visiting
Mrs. Patton's sister, Mrs. Cbas. Hunt
left today for Chicago. Mrs. Patton
and daughter have been on a trip
along the Pacific coast, but upon re
ceiving a letter stating that John
Casey, brother of Mrs. Patton and Mrs.
Hunt was dead. Mrs. Patton came to
El Paso to be with her sister.
The automobile trip which E. E. Neff
and several others were to have taken
to Doming and Sliver Crty next Sun
day, has been postponed until the return
of W. B. Latta and his family from the
east Last Tuesday E. E. Neff. J. F.
WUllams and H. S. Potter made the run
to Demlng In Mr. Nefrs Reo the Sth. At
Deming. Mr. Neff delivered a similar
car to J. D. Hall.
Miss Beatrice Stiles will entertain
with a "bunco" party on Saturday
af ternon and a dance Saturday night at
her home, 1001 Montana street
About El Pasoans
Mr. and Mrs. William K. Marr are be
ing congratulated on the birth of a son.
born on Wednesday. April 16. The little
fellow will be named James.
Little Annabelle Gray, the daughter
of Dr. and Mrs. John Gray, Is recov
ering from an attack of measles.
MISS HALUE IRVIN
Telephones 2020 or 2040, day;
and tig. night
. SOCIAL CALENDAR.
. Meeting Friday Bridge
- Exercises given by pupils of
&- Alta Vista school.
Hats of Smart Outline
The' upper hat has a brim turned
up at one side and faced with black
velvet The crown Is made of a large
a Jet buckle.
The' lower hat Is of cerise colored
Milan straw, with brim 'facing of
black velvet and a made ornament of
black satin standing upright on the
H. , E. Jackson and Miss Nanette
Baber were married at the home of the
bride in Grand View on Wednesday at
noon. Rev. Charles L. Overstreet
pastor of the First Presbyterian church.
performed the ceremsny. Miss Babe'r Is
the daughter of Rev. Mr. Baber and
has lived here a few years. Mr. Jack
son 19 employed at the P-earson mills.
Mr. and Mrs. Max Mayer announce
the engagement of their son. Jesse, to
Miss Margott Mannison. of Denver.
Colo. The date for the wedding has
not yet been decided upon.
Lodges and Clubs
The Degree of Honor wiIV.be enter
tained next Wednesday afternoon with
a "Kensington' 'at the home of Mrs.
Advice Oil Deportment
Bill Wheeler AVI I cox Begins Series
of Letter to Women and Girls
of Hernia Family.
By Ella Wheeler WHlcox.
To a Little Girl: I visited at your
home and I feel I must write to you,
instead of to your mother, for it was
you who save me the greatest pleas
ure I derived from a very pleasant
First of all, I noticed your low, soft
voice, and your pretty way of courte
sying, and the way you had of look
ing directly at me while you gave
your band in greeting to your moth
Many people, young and old, spoil
a handclasp by letting the eyes wan
der while the hand stays, making it
seem as if the act of giving the hand
was an empty form, with no heart
Prompt In Service.
Then I observed how quickly and
quietly you responded to any word
from your elders running on errands
and waiting on your mother and her
guest with such a sweet air, as If it
were play to you, and never seeming
to be conscious of yourself, only of
those who were about you.
I recalled. unwillingly, another
young girl I had seen once upon a
time, wno pouted at every request her
mother made, and at times flatly con
tradicted her parents, and who com
manded her mother to bring bar hair
ribbon and comb from another room,
and never said "Thank you."
To me, the child's conduct was
shocking, just as yours was admir
able; I noticed your way of saying
"Thank you" and "You are very kind."
when your parents and older sister
bestowed any favor on you; and I saw
how you tried to be unobtrusive when
older people were talking and to
avoid breaking into conversations or
slamming doors or making any undue
Then, too, your attitudes pleased
Proper In Deportment.
At your age, it is hard to think
about deportment; yet your mother
evidently trained you when you were
small so that it is now second nature
for you to sit and stand, and walk
While you were easy and natural
and not at all stiff or formal, you kept
your feet close together on the floor,
or on a footstool, when sitting. You
did not sink your chest or round your
.shoulders: and you were not contin
ually leaning on your elbows
You walked with your shoulders and
A healthy, happy, hearty group of
girls it was that demonstrated the
physical culture methods of - the El
Paso School for Girls before 200
friends and patrons of the school at
the Y. M. C. A. gymnasium Wednesday.
The girls went through their parts
with a fine vigor and rim; they played
as if they enjoyed it; in the relay
races, they really ran. ran hard, ran
to win: in the marching figures they
maintained excellent alinement and
moved lightly in quick zouave time:
in the folk dances they entered
thoroughly into the spirit of the move
ments; and in the esthetic dancing
they were graceful, lithe, and free
from self consciousness. Such a
charming group of maidens, gentle,
clear eyed, joyous, straight limbed,
erect of carriage, and- perfectly obedi
ent to intelligent direction, is good to
a nniahu f.- about these annual
demonstrations is that they represent
only the ordinary daily work of the
school in the physical eilture depart-
ment There is no working up o
special "show day," no taxing tinre
from regular duties ana i"
practice unusual exercises; on the con
trary, much of the work on Wednes
day, much, of the best of it was done
with no more than one rehearsal, and
indeed the various classes came to
gether for the first time, at the pub
lic demonstration itself.
Snappy work characterized the dem
onstration in every part Miss Ruby
Mianda Stone, the physical director
of the. school, had entire charge or
the program as she has had of tne
training. Her efficiency as a teacher
was proved by the excellent perform
ance of a varied program. The girls,
of whom there were nearly 50. maoe
a' very pretty picture as they came
upon the floor dressed In their gym
nasium suits of white blouses with
blue ties and dark blue bloomers.
The first number was an exercise
in free arm work by the entire school.
The pupils worked in harmony ana
unison: the second number. "Marching
Tactics." by the upper school, was
especially good, showing many Intri
cate phases in marching; next came a
free arm drill by the little folks who
were alert and graceful in their -work.
The dumbbell drill by upper school
girls was very pretty.
Following these an interesting game
of German bat ball was played by
the lower school. ,
Relay races by the entire school
caused much excitement and amuse
ment among the audience as well as
the pupils. .
Folk dances by the . lower school
were fascinating. The first nmbeI
was a "Danish Dance ofpr!tlnE;.2
second' "Today's the First of May.
atd in thertird. "Irish Jig." sonu ex
cellent heel and toe moyeme nte were
introduced. Upper school girls gave
a novel Swedish dance, ,,,
hv Birdie Kflinp; Clara Hawkins
fn3ejeBBKwio,anced a PoUsh
VattiAtij AAncinr w u.- ...
atidMotor King" were equalg o weU
done by Clara Hawkins. Jane Burgee.
MaWet Schuster. Helen Stewart.
Agnes Stewart May' Kransthor. Helen
Murdoch and Birdie Krupp.
Thrprogram closed with the school
j Church Affairs
The third division of the Aid society
of the First Christian church had an
enjoyable meetiag on J "
noon at the home of Mrs. W. L. sawyer.
After the sewing, refreshments were
served by the hostess.
The Guild of St Clements Episcopal
church will give a tea from until 5
oclock and from 8 until 11 on Friday at
The midweek dances at the Country
club are found enjoyable Dy bou
crowds every week. Those present on
Wednesday night were: Gen. and Mrs.
E. Z Steever. Mr. and Mrs. Waters Da
vis. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Harris. Mes
dames Linnle Wolcott c W. "OKR.
Annie Porter Krause. Misses Walker
McClellan. Glen Adams, Eileen Walz.
Edith McCIeary. Lauramaud Fink. Lu
cille Daniel: Messrs. Ralph Wingo.
Robert Holllday. W K-TRain?1eyi,EJ;
BeicheL R. Berge. Gist Russell. Robert
Martin. Gunther Leasing. Talbot Hilt
James Curtis, Dr. J. H. Sherwood.
El Pasoans Returning
Mrs. H. S. Burwell has returned from
Belen. N. M, where she visited rnenats
for a month.
Capt and Mrs. W. T. Kitchens have
..h..i, mm T?nrt Worth, where they
.. i... .AtAM.,i0 ro flant-Tvltch-
hips on a line: I noced how well you
breathed; deep and full breaths; and
all this means not only grace, but
health and beauty for you later.
You listened wtth remarkable con
centration and quiet interest when
you were In the room where older
people were talking.
When they talked to you it was de
lightful to see your interested man
ner, keeping your eyes on the speak
er, and giving little words of under
standing now and then.
Never Try to Interrupt.
And when they were talking to
gether you did not show restlessness,
or yawn, or fidKet. or interrupt by
asking your mother Irrelevant ques
tions. " ,
At other times I watched you play
ing with children, both In and out of
door, and saw that you were full of
young animal spirits, and as .buoyant
and natural as any other child, and
sometimes a bit boisterous and over
exuberant That is quite excusable, and once
when a little boy was rude I saw you
indulge in a temper and heard you
order him home. So I realized you
were quite a human child, and not an
angel. But it was your treatment of
older people which delighted me. Your
way of noticing what others needed
and offering your services means so
much in this life.
Ready for Emergencies.
I saw you, while reading a book,
glance up and note your mother look
ing for her scissors, and you ran and
gave them to her; and a moment
later you asked your father if he had
a match as he was about to light his
arter dinner cigar. Then you asked
me if I was warm enough, and if I
would like a scarf: and all this was
dene naturally and spontaneously:
and I knew it was second nature to
Keep it all, dear child, as you grow
older; for it will give great happiness
a you pass along the road of life, and
it will, in turn, bring you great hap
piness. SKELETON OF GIRL IS
FOUSD NBAR ALBUCIUBRQTJK.
Albuquerque. N. M.. April 17. The
mystery surrounding the disappearance
on November 11, 1911, of Margaret
Greb, an 18 year old girl of this city,
was explained yesterday by the finding
of a skeleton in Los Huertas canyon
in the Sandla mountains, 30 miles from
here. Identification was made com
plete by heavy gold fillings in the
teeth and a ring which the girl wore
at the time of her disappearance.
The supposition is that the girl wan
dered away in a fit of despondency, be
came lost in the mountains and starved
to death. The skeleton was found by
a sheep herder in an almost inaccess
ible portion of the canyon.
ROSE BUSHES mi
Fine two-year-old regular 50c stock.
; nolP about 30 In by 15, put stones
ast in carrying off the alkali, fill in
Us no fertilizer They should bloom
late as June. The best hedge in this
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Texas Floral Company phonee2u 1
The Diary of A Bachelor
Herein Max Write Down Some
Thoughtn About Ilelng Congen
ial anil HU Requirements
ARCH 20. Mrs. Spencer 'was .
right The widow does not in
tend to let our semiflirtation
of last winter become no more than ,
a memory. She has written me many
1tJftss,Incnaersh0wn 'to my official
' g reDroaches me with having run
awav that nignu wa iw.'8 "
ward," she said, "to a happy evening
with the most congenial man I ever
(I .have noticed. Dairy, that widows
have a great deal to say about con
genial." Every time the widow and
I agreed, no difference if it was on
the merit of a painting or a cheese,
she had something to say about our
tastes being "so congenial." It got
so at last that the word began to
sound like a certain very popular se
lection from Lohengrin.)
Yon Have Mtojodged Me.
"Confess, you dear man. she says
in the second letter, "that you ran
away because you thought I would
run off with you to a preacher and
marry you in spite of your screams.
Ah, how you have misjudged me. my
dearest friend! I would not marry
Thlscaused me to sit up and won
der but my official guide explained
that It wu only part of a clever wo
man's game. When a woman says she
wouldn't marry ANT man. "
whom she says it wants to And out
if she means it so he oytf!?" !?
prove it I had a momentary desire to
prove the widow was wrong when I
read that letter, but it soon van-
iInd'the third letter she mentioned a
Sam Lane, of San Francisco, who in
tended stay only two days, but who
had decided to prolong his visit
"I will not tell you why. you Dear
est Man." she wrote, "but there are
menlvh are not afraid and clon't run
'"That rather nettled me. "T don't
like." I -id to the Spencers, "to have
a woman call me a coward.
The Brave Coward. .
"But you are one,- said Mrs. Jafk.
"and I am proud of you. It takes a
brave man to be a coward where a.
Thai may he true, but I don't like
, red so favorably with
woman w.-- .,. uvo
Bradstreet and" found no mention -of
him, se he cant oe mucn . -rr
She said so much about Sam Lane
In the fourth letter that in my r eply
I asked her to send me the story of Its
She did not reply for so long that
I began to fear that all danger con
nected with the widow jm Pt I
use that word "fear" advisedly. The
danger of that woman has been the
greatest enioyment I have had in a
TIn' the fifth letter she paid no heed
to my sarcasm. She wrote to say she
would be passing through here on te
23rd. and would I meet her? She
would have, she said, four hours be
tween trains, and she would ljalone.
Wauld I meet her? Dairy. I
wouldn't mfcss it I told this to Mrs.
Jack, and she looked a little worried.
5E 3f -S
March 23. I rather surprised my
self today at the state of excitement
I was in because of the prospect of
meeting the widow. I don't love her.
Dairy; I never would or could love a
woman of her type, but there is no
denying she will be an agreeable
change in my domestic monotony.
,1 want the exhilaration of a little
personal danger on py own account,
and the widow supplies It-
Her train was due at 3. I planned
to meet her. take her out to dinner
and for a ride till her train left at .
I learned that a later train left at 9.
and had some dreams connected witn
that train. Then I got a telegram say
ing she had decided to go home by an-
ICfelt Juet as a boy feels when he
is told that If he explodes a cannon
cracker it will blow off his fingers,
and he lights it and it fails to go off 'l
March 28. I am thinking of puttlne
this advertisement in some matri
monial sheet: v.
"Wanted A wife. She must have
a mind and heart that contain no
complications of uptodateness. She
must be concerned with no problems
of industry or of sociology. She must
never explore any psychological traila.
She must love me, Tint not so much
won't last I do not require that she
oe beautiful, but I want her to he
sweet and wholesome. I want her to
enter matrimony with no pre-concelved
notions that it is to be platonlc friend
ship. I want a human being, net an
She Must Be Satisfied.
"I want a wife who will not shirk
maternity, and who will be kpy
in the privilege, satisfied that she is
fulfilling her highest destiny. In re
turn for her love and devotion. I will
give her love and devotion, and eyery
freedom from worry and work .that
my wealth can eommand.
"Address Max. tbIc"
Four hours later: I had made this
entry In my dairy, aad was wonder
ing what I could do to occupy the
three hours till bedtime (the Spen
cers being away), when the tele
A moment later Tompkins said I
was wanted. WWn I said, "Hello." I
was greeted with a laugh, and a very
familiar voice said. "Oh. you dearest
man! Don't you know who this isr
I knew; of course. I knew. And her
voice sounded good to me. for I was
lonesome, and it is loaesomeneas,
more than anything else in the worlds
that robe a man of his senses.
Jast received a full line of the cele
brated Syracuse china. Canterberry
pattern: also a gold band pattern.
COMBS TO GET LOCAL COLOR
FOR SBVF SERIBS OF STORIES
Zane Gray, a New York writer of
western life, has come to El Paso to get
color and data, for new stories. He is
accompanied by Miss Elma Sehaz. his
secretary, and Miss Lillian Wtlhelm, his
illustrator. Mr. Gray will be here for
several weeks studying conditions and
getting material for his stories.
aKN Or BEAUTY 18 A JOY rOBEVCH
Dr. T. FELIX BOURAUD'S
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th Wit Of tt raan. an
m M barmtoas tails
it to bo aara It is pro
periraada. Accept bo
osBtarrtt of atmilar
Bam. Dr,I, A-Sarra
aaid to a lady of tba
banttoa (a patient):
XBata, 1 racoaiBiend
a. tbaleau harmful of .n tbFfK'pSarESSS
, Dracaiata and Department -orea
Ferf. T. RepttB & Sm, Prept, 37 BtwUmks St, RXC.
1T1-2c How to plant "
ox pieces of brick "1,.0?"",," ,,
around the roots wit h; fJ
this year. They can be planted as
city was put out in Jnei,ebrecht,
TO START JULY L
Additional Wclfal Are to be Snafc to la
crease the AVater Supply to Meet
the Greater Demand.
Enlargement of Fort Bliss will com-
meace about July 1. according to pres
sent calculations. Sepcifications fof
the proposed improvements have nots
yet reached the post but a. general
outline of the improvements has been:'
Increasing the post from one off
squadron size to one of regimental Im
portance necessitates the erection off
several new buildings and the increas
ing of other facilities at the fort onr
the mesa. There will be 19 new of
ficers' quarters and these, which will
probably be somewhat different in de
sign from those at present used for
that purpose, will oecupy the same
part f the military reservation along;
the south line.
For the non-commissioned officers
there will be double set of quarters
erected in addition to those at present
in use anad the new buildings wilt,
adjoin the old ones on the BOTtcwest-
ern part or tne grounos.
Adjoining the present quarters for
the enlisted men there will be eight
new barracks erected each to second
modate about OS men and one bar
racks for the band accommodating:
about 30 men. In the rear of these,
barracks will be sine stabtdB and shops
for their horses. There will also ber
three new hay barns for storing- fod
der. Adjoining the quartermaster depot
will be a new ordnance store house,
and the railroad track will be ex
tended 1.500 feet An isolation ward
and another addition are to be made
to the post hospital.
Supplying water for all the new
quarters is another problem that mut
be met It is expected that three ad
ditional deep weels, each 650 feet
deep and 10 feet in diameter will meet
this demand. There will be 2.000 fe-t
of eight inch and 500 feet of mn
inch water pipe, a reservoir of 100 i"i
gallons capacity to serve as a sett','--tank
and a 'pumping plant and ref r- -eratlng
plant for making sufficient
to supply the whole post
Work has been started on the cl .
well on the target range, and 1
tnr the slnklnc of the other th
T wells at the post will be opened Mon
Because horses tied at the hitch!-:?
post in front of the headquart--building
have torn up the ground th'
by tramping it concrete has been '.ai-l
in place of the caliche.
Only one promotion was made ?t
Fort Bliss the past week, private Wm
G. Nolker of troop D. being advanced
to the post of corporal. Upon his
own application, corporal Edw. a
Buckley, of troop A, was reduced to
the rank of private.
213 H. STAHT02T S1V
BeM Pboac 136.
The West Coast
dimatieaUy k a
with more water, more tillable land
and a longer growing seasoa. Partic
ul&rly fe this trae of the states of
with their many river valleys cross-.:
and containing some of the
Best Irrigable Lands in
still undeveloped. Let us tell
something of them.
H. LAWTON, G. F. & P. A.
Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico.
1 lots are selling so rap- 8
idly in Toburs n n
B Addition is that peo- 9
I KNOW VALUE I
H When they see it.