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The employer who con
siders bU employee: ns
well as himself will se
cure a better days work.
The light key action i
an inclusive Monarch fea
ture lightens the
operator's labor that she
turn;" out a greater vol
ume of work, propor
tionately increasing the
value of her services.
The thoughtful employ
er r.vj?t antreeial'.-
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Send for Monarch literature it thoroughly explains
Monarch construction. Try the Monarch you will at once
learn that its superiority actually re;ls in the machine
itself, r.ot merely in what we s-ay about it.
Monarch macliir.es may be purchased on the monthly
payment plan. A post card will bring full particulars.
The Monarch Typewriter Co.
80S Pine Street : : : ST. LOUIS, MO.
"ipply every banking vvuiit of
All . m Cald well, the jovial kpuiy
collector, made a pleasure trip to
Charleston last Sunday, return
The Aid society of the Pres
byterian church met Friday
afternoon sit the home of Mrs.
K. G. Sibley.
Sheriff VV. F.' Schade., Albert
Mantz. Dob Caldwell and W. C.
Hope attended the fair at Sikes
ton this week.
Mueller's opera house being
erected on South High street
will be ready for occupancy in
about two weeks.
William Lewis, colored, who
had been sick for several months
with consumption, died last Fri
day, aged 43 years.
V. C. LaPierre, w ho lias been
employed in the V. B. Schaefer
store, has accepted the agency
for the Invincible Vacuum
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Dennis brown and Jesnet
jl j M. Record of Thebes, HI., were
I muiTu-'u in uie court, nouse
(Thursday evening, 'Squire
, Welt ecke performing the cere
mony, ; Mona Abernathy from Ken
tucky, who has not been in this
. county for 15 years, came
through Jackson to visit his old
neighborhood in Shawnee town
ship. ' S. M. McAtee has traded his
house and lot to R. C. Kneibert
for another house and lot. Mr.
McAtee will leave soon for
( Colorado for the benefit of his
' Theo. Obermiller, Jr., has ac
, cepted a position with the Heis-
LouU C. HolTmcistrr cf the
firm of Holfmeistcr & Macom, i3
in St. Louis this week buying
Lloyd Macom and Dan'McGuire
left for Columbia last week
where they will attend the State
Deputy Sheriff Albert
pard had business in AUe
Jackson is going to have some
more side walks. John Lucht
has been putting in grade sUkes
and the work of building has
Mrs. Louis.YVJa iho u tick
with typhoid fevcrtwe are sorry
to pay, is not improving.
Mrs. Phil Hcyd invited a
number of her friends to her
home Thursday night to witness
the opening of a Night Bloom
ATvvays tm'ng the fruits of experience to render
Always following beaten paths of financial .safety
Always the friend and promoter of public and
erer Merc. Co. at Oran. Ilia
move to Oran as
Attorney at Law
-omen in coeirr noirsn
soon as he can obtain a houe
Carl Wallace, W. C. Hope,
Geo. E. Seibet and others shipped
a car load of stock from Jackson
Saturday for the Sikeston fair.
Several citizens from here will
attend the fair this week.
Louis Kipping from Tilsit left
Jackson last Friday evening for
Kansas City to attend the meet
ing of the German-American
Alliance as a delegate from the
Jackson branch of this organiza
tion. The Cape County Corn Grow
ers Association held a meeting
at Jackson Saturday afternoon.
They will have their corn show.
in which many of the farmer's
boys are contesting", some time
in November. A farmers insti
tute will likely be held in con
nection with the corn show.
Mrs. E. D. Hays was the guest j The CaPe Girardeau County
of Mrs. Ernest Miller at Miller- j Stock Breeders's Show and Sale
ville Monday. Association who had such a
Mrs. Jim Davis and Mrs. Mat- splendid exhibition of live stock
tie Bender of Fruitland visited here during Home Comers week
in town Thursday. have decided to have a public
r. c: , i i?..: sale of stock at their grounds in
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WILLIAM, PARR. Cashier.
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Everything is being sold at closing out prices.
The large crowd of more than satisfied pur
chasers every day praise the strict adherence
to advertised prices. Ho slight of hand tricks
worked here. - Nov is your time to buy Clothing
of all kinds, Ladies Suits and Yraps, and Hosiery
and Shoes for the whole family, Underwear, Comforts, Trunks and Suit
Cases. Everylktn that you need.
We will save you 25 per cent to 50 per cent on everything you buy
at the store of
Hil Jli $ li yj II
l--J '-amy tut 4 fej 1 kj
Born to Mr. and Mrs. George
Doyle, a girl.
Bob Price visited his parents
t Fruitland Sunday.
VV. C. Hope attended the fair
tt Sikeston this week.
August Vosage, of Tilsit, was
ji Lusiness visitor Friday.
J. J. McNeely attended to
Lusiness in the Cape Saturday.
Miss Martine LaPierre left for
Illmo Friday where she will teach
J. S. Medley, cashier of the
Whitewater bank, was in town
Mrs. VVm. Holfman has gone
to Schumer Springs for her
day for St. Louis to attend the j
school of pharmacy.
W. VV. Cramer returned Sat-'
day from Marble Hill where he j
had been on business.
John Weber of East Jackson
went to Waterloo, Ala., Satur
day on a business trip.
Mrs. Nancy Morrison and Miss
Ida Browning left Tuesday for ,
Cairo. 111., to visit relatives. 1
George Grant took an auto-'
West Jackson on Thursday,
To Kill Smut in Wheat
In Stoddard county it is found
November lGth, 1911. Only that a large amount of wheat is
members of this association will affected with a stinking smut,
be permitted to offer stock for This causes a decrease in the
sale on this day and all stock yield and by its presence makes
must be listed and consigned to the wheat of less value to the
the association for sale purposes, miller. Wheat containing stink
A list of the stock to be sold can ing smut, therefore, is discrimi-
be procured from the secretary nated against by the grain men
later. and millers. Tin to this time
Mrs. Wilhelmine Rose died at 0TiV one method of control has
her home in Gordonville on Sun- been found- v
day morning at six o'clock after Procure at the drug store
mobile load of Jackson people to , an illness ot several months one pint of formalin. Mix this
the Farmington fair Friday. ' duration, aged about 70 years. with 50 allons of water. Spread
The ice cream social given by j Mrs. Rose formerly lived near the wheat on the floor or canvas
the vounor.ladies of the Lutheran Jackson but for the last three and sprinkle with the solution.
church Friday evening was well years had resided in Gordonville Shovel the wheat over repeatedly
and eight inches in diameter
around the large end. It weighed
six ounces. He claimed that the
hen laying this specimen is a
small brown chicken and that
this was the second he had found
in her nest. On breaking the
egg, inside it was tound the yolk
and white and another egg about
the normal size. The second egg
had a somewhat thinner shell,
but it contained a white and
yolk. On the whole, this egg
proved quite a curiosity to many
of us, who had been doubting
the possibility of such a freak
of nature. Pemiscot Argus.
t'JT FLOWERS AND FLORAL DESIGNS
i' t'K Al.L OCCASIONS.
J. 17; ftcconcs, JR.
Ur.ieitiklfia and Embalm'ng.
day Phone 141 Night Phone 90
Sam Vandivort left here Sun
for Charleston where he will
work for an abstract company
Rev. Haertling .of Fountain"
Bluff, 111,, was in Jackson Mon
day. He formerly resided in
this county and came to see rela
tives and his many friends.
Sheriff Wm. F. Schade re
turned from the Farmington fair
Saturday evening. He reports
that he was successful in carry
ing off some good prizes on his
stock. His pacing horse came
out second again.
nwfl bfr remain wPrP imVl tr to distribute tne moisture even-
rest on Tuesdav morninz at ten About one allon of the s-
o'clock in the Lutheran ceme-i lution is required for
tery. One son, William Rose,
residing in Gordonville; one
daughter, Mrs. Chas. W. Hoff
meister, who resides in Jackson,
and a number of grand-children
bushels of wheat. Shovel the
whole into a pile and cover with
sacks. Allow this to stand for
two hours. After this spread
in a thin layer and allow to dry.
The seed may be sowed at once
or stored. Dexter Messenger.
David B. Mays
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Ofllce: West side of Public Square
Tic phone 4J.
The largest hen egg ever seen
here was brought to this office
Monday afternoon ' by Huling
Archibald Garner, a small boy of
some ten years of age. The egg
measured nine and one-fourth
inches in diameter the long way
A certain Dexter restauran
teur, whose place of business is
not more than a mile acros3 the
street from the postoffice, is fair,
fat and forty, but unfortunately
has a top piece that makes a
billiard ball look like a water
spaniel. A friend of his stepped
into his place a day or two ago
and said: "Bill you arc getting
famous, I see that they lAvo a
town in Arkansas named for
you." "What do they call it,
Buckley or Williamstown?" in
quired the fat one, swelling with
pardonable pride. Neither one.
They call it "Bald Knob." re
plied the friend as he dodged a
decayed lemon and three banana
peels. Dexter Statesman.
The fiOth annual session of the
St. Francois Baptist Association
met in Marble Hill, August 31st,
continuing until Saturday even
ing. Among the visitors were
two old pioneer preachers,Dr. R.
P. Rider of St. Louis and Dr.
J. C. Maple of Cape Girardeau,
both representing the Ministerial
and Historical work of Missouri.
The brethren have been ap
pointed by the Baptist General
Association of Missouri to write
the history of the pioneer
preachers, ami laymen as well, in
the Baptist denomination in
Missouri. They are doing this
without money or without price.
A shower of small frogs and
minnows fell at Panalast Thurs
day morning. The larger frogs
were killed but the smaller ones
lay stunned for a few minutes
and then hopped away. The
fish were all killed and ranged
from a half an inch to two inches
in length. Old settlers say this
is the first time it has rained
frogs in and around Pana since
1855. It is supposed that a small
cyclone sucked the contents of
some pond into the clouds which
caused the strange occurrence.
Hillsboro (III.) News.