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THE ETESISG MISSOURIAX. THC BSD AY, DECEMBER 6, 1917.
FOR TfflS WAR CHRISTMAS
BUY YOUR GIFTS THOUGHTFULLY
1. Stocks are complete
2. Clerks are not busy
3. You are not busy
4. You can choose carefully
5. You can get "jiirt the right thing"
6. Your money will bring lOO'o value
1. Stocks will be depleted
2. Clerks will be rushed
3. You will be busy and excited
4. You will choose carelessly or just grab
5. You will buy anything "just to get something."
6. Your gifts may be delayed in the mail
AN APPRECIATED GIFT
In these times when it is so essential that we guard against Extravagance, let us suggest
a book for that Christmas Gift. A good book, though Inexpensive makes an appropriate
and appreciated gift.
We have all the popular books of the month by the eminent fiction writers of the day.
Everyone should read:
The Major; Ralph Connor's new war story that will make you see things as
they really are.
White Ladies of Worcester Florence Barclay.
Long Live The King Mary Roberts Rinehart.
The Dwelling Place of Light Winston Churchill.
The Long Lane's Turning Amelia Rives
And read Former Ambassador Gerad's Own Book on his experiences in Germany.
Fine STATIONERY Whiting's and Berlin-Jones.
Christmas boxes. Personal greeting cards that carry cheer.
Remember your friends at the war and send them a book for Christmas.
SANTA CLAUS WILL BE GOOD TO YOU IF YOU DO YOUR
CHRISTMAS 'SHOPPING EARLY
The Tavern Drug Store
HAS THE GREATEST ASSORTMENT OF SUITABLE GIFTS; FOR
YOUR SWEETHEART FOR YOUR WIFE FOR YOUR HUSBAND
Our store is new, therefore you are sure to get fresh, clean and up-to-date
merchandise. Come in, pick out what you want, and we
will put it away for you.
The Tavern Drug Store
TELEPHONE ORDERS PROMPTLY
For The Family's Christmas
FOOTWEAR is alwavs a Sensible, Valuable, Rea
sonable and Ideal Christmas Gift! We are now
in Holiday Attire and are at Your Service with the
Best of Footwear that's made.
A pair of Comfortable Shoes or Slippers for Pa, Ma, Grandpa or
A pair of Swell Shoes for Harry, or perhaps a pair of Dancing
For Sister Mary, a pair of stylish Street Boots, or how about a pair
of handsome Dress Slippers?
Fred, of course would rather have Rubber Boots, than anything
else. Ask him and see.
Be sure not to forget the Baby's Moccasins!
Remember that our Prices always stand for the Best Values
and our Experienced Shoe Service is always at your command.
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24 South Ninth
Let the Soldier Boy know that his
friends back home are thinking of
him while he is in training
a box of our delicious Johnston's
Chocolates or maybe you would
prefer to send him a Box of Cigars
or Cigarettes. The largest line of
Tobaccos in town.
H rW H I
is now upon you and we are prepared with a fine line of
Bracelet Watches, Cameo Brooches, Lavalliers
and many other beautiful gifts.
DO NOT FAIL TO SEE OUR
Adams Jewelry Store
18 North Eighth St.
Phone 1094 Black
Practical Gifts at Small Cost. Give
What Your Friends Would Want
If it Weren't Christmas
A Weis Recipe Cabinet
Provides a place for keeping recipes in a system
atic, accessable form, more easy to refer to than
a cumbersome cook book. From 90c to Sl.50.
Gifts With the Missouri Touch.
The CO-OP has a full line of useful gifts with
the Missouri Seal; gifts that will please the year
round; Spoons, Pins, Fobs, Rines, Cuff Sets,
With the University Seal or Block M on cover,
with leaves forevery purpose. A program, a name
and verse, a picture in one of these books will
bring back many fond memories. $2.50 complete.
A Big Gift a. Small Cost.
Exchangeable after Christmas
CO-OP Chafing Dishes are strongly made in
either copper or nickel finish. One is a whole
kitchen equipment in itself. It's your own short
order lunch and candy maker right, at home.
SS.7S to S7.25.
Stationery for Everyone.
Missouri Seal and Column Paper 50c. Whit
ing's Organdie 55c. Whiting's Moorish Linen
50c. College Linen, per pound 45c.
Magazines are practical gifts that last a year. The
CO-OP magazine service not only savei money
for you, but it also sees that the magazines comes
regularly. Phone your wants. Phone 879.
Complete Line of Athletic Goods.
Athletic goods given as gifts may be
exchanged later if other goods are desired.
BOOKS! BOOKS!! BOOKS!!! Private Peat, Rhymes of Red Cross Man, and
and all late war books. A complete Everyman Library, Macmillan's late boohs and all other
boohs worth while. Special orders sent daily for any booh in print.
YOU CAN GET YOUR DELIVERY BEFORE CHRISTMAS
IF YOU SEND IN YOUR ORDER NOW
Horsepower 18 hp.
Ignition Atwater-Kent, single set of
Lubrication Combination splash and
direct system. Direct oil leads to
motor gears, and individual oil
pump for each connecting rod.
Motor L-hcad. 4 cylinder, cast en
bloc with crank case integral, 2$
in. bore, 4-in. stroke.
Regular Equipment Two-unit Wag-
ner starting and lighting system;
electric lights; speedometer; one
man rubber top and top cover, wind
shield, gasoline gauge. Electric
horn, combination tail and license
lamp, license bracket. Storm cur
tains; pump; jack; full set of tools
and tire repair outfit. One extra
Color Acme Cadillac Green. Black
chassis and wheels.
Sapp Motor Car Company
FREE TIRE SERVICE
6 North Eighth