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This question comes at a time
of Great Bereavement. Many aro
Least Prepared for It.
Unhesitatingly the answer Is,
the Firm .that does not take Ad
vantage of Its patrons because of
peculiar bereavement, but Pro
tects and Advises them Sympa
thetically. A
The firm whose good3 are of
the best quality, prices the Most
Reasonable services the Prompt
est, Most Efficient and Most
Courteous.
IF YOU DESIRE MODERATE PRICES, THE BEST QUALITY,
COURTESY AND PROMPTNESS, CALL
C. H. COUNTEE,
UNDERTAKER
2220 VINE ST. Lady Attendant BOTH PHONES
t.
Womea
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NELSON'S
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HAIR DRESSING
take you. proud of your ha!
unsurpassed for making Wth, kinky ana
rn hair loft, glotty and luxurious.
It not only beautifies
in good condition.
Price, 25 and 50
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COOPER & CAMPBELL
Successor to G. A. Roy
Carry a Full Line of
DRUGS,
Patent Medicines
Cigars, Sundries
and Paints
PHONES: Home Main 7344; Bell East 43
Home Phone Main 7646.
COHN'S BUFFET
All Bonded Whlskevs with Soda 10c.
800 East 12th St.
placed ,, ilh it in,tMioi, Uo,v to ," and fo? 3 1 n J, WhSi tli T M?b
Tho devises are. patents and registered. For prices and furtbeS information Sri "
EUEEEA 00MB COMPANY,
, Chattanooga, Tenn.
V.
n mmsim.B i a
The firm that Is well known
for Its Upright Dealing and Un
questioned Integrity.
Such a firm Is C. H. Countee,
Undertaker and Licensed Em
' balmer. It entered the business
first and Paved the way for the
others. Its Nineteen years of un
stinted satisfaction to Hundreds
of patrons In the conduct of Thou
sands of funerals enable It to un
derstand the Peculiar needs of
the patrons of Greater Kansas
City.
Admi
i
the hair but also keeps
Cents Everywhere
and Paseo
If you should ask a Kansas Cltyan at
to the most elegant and popular barbel
shop In the city he would unhesitating!
say The Palace Barber Shop at 1516
East Nineteenth street (near Vine) own
ed by that prince of good fellow Prof,
J. C. Hobbs who, also, has next dooi
one of the neatest and best kept Poo)
Halls In town.
Prof. Hobbs employes only the BEST
workmen T. D. Henderson. Henry
Hobbs, David Hobinson, W. T. Scott,
and H. A. Peace, while he himself Is a
barber of acknowledged ability. Ernest
Turner, the best known porter In Kan
sas City, looks after the comfort of his
patrons with Miss Mary A. Woodson,
the neat and capable cashier. Prof.
Hobbs Is also Kansas City's most popu
lar dancing master, being manager o
the People's Dancing Academy, which
dances every Thursday night at Lyric
.Hall, 1731 Lydia avenue, all the latest
dances. Telephone, Bell 2333 East.
Kansas City. Mo.
hair beSX,8 f .,1''' S'""",'?.
CHILLICOTHE, MO.
Mr. Edw. trown and wife were
called to Salisbury, Mo., Sunday t6
attend tno funeral of his aunt, Mrs.
Phllnnf Thnv rnhirnnfl Mntnlnv
. . rf . -"-""u'l uu uusiness. . . .uuseiey uev
morning. ...Udltor Nelson C. Crews erly1 and W. E. Boone have been ro
of Kansas City, Mo., mid Mr. Penter- elected delegates to S. S. Convention.
enn rif Omaha XTnhi. (tin fcnn " ' IT 1 It' tV i . . . .
. hub.
Amy Green, were summoned Monday
...v. ...ta v.u.i, nuuau
bear her nwny... .Mrs. Alexander
Winfrey, one of our women of culture,
denarted with hpr phlMron Mnrmi
and Blanche, for St. T.nnta. Mn
Tuesday morning. Mr. and Mrs.
Winfrey received an Invitation from
Miss Zenobla Shoulder, n tpnnhpr In
the notable Snmnpr Ilicrh Rph nnl nf
that city, requesting their presence nt
tne Commencement Exercises. Mr.
Winfrey will Join his wife and fdmlly
within a few days.... Mr. Jones of
Harris. Mn.. nnpnf npvprnl rlnve In Mo
city last week.. ..The O. of E. S. ob
served Esther Buy at the Itptlst
Church Sunday afternoon. The il
luminating sermon hv TJrv t t. t.-i.
ley; the liberal collection tnlfnn with
uispaicn; me unique Uolden crown
of the Matron, Mrs. Fannie William;
tne colors of the Order worn by tho
Chanter ladles, and tho rIuho nf
dom, strength and beauty personified
. i"K nieiuuers 01 me .Masonic Or
der; all of these ibrought about a
beautiful appropriate and
observance of tho day. The Bachelor
tiris called together a group of their
friends and formed a camping party
that convened Wednesday afternoon
at Bear Lake and adjourned Monday
morning. The members of-the party
report a very nleasant H mp nnri lia-
hlnd their sun-tanned faces they have
material at command for a winning
nsn story and a thrilling snake-kill-Ing
feat.
Mrs. Amy Penlston Green of Ottum-
wa, Ja., passed awav at thp fnmiiv
home In this city Tuesday, June 9,
after a long and painful illness at
the age of 71 and her fnnn ral nnp
of the largest ever held here was last
Thursday, conducted by her old pas
tor, Rev. M. S. Bryant, P. E. of the
tt. Joseph District, assisted by Revs.
Talley, I.ongdon, Thornley and Oaks.
tne A. m. E. choir sang her favorite
songs directed byProf. Longdon and
the floral .offerings were both lavish
and beautiful. Many telecrams and
letters of sympathy were received by
tne tamily. .Beside her husband, Red
dick Green, Rev. Chas. Crews, her
brother: Mrs. Anna Saunders, hpr hIs.
ter, and Misses Sadie Saunders and
Mamie Crews, nieces who resldp Iipvp
the following out-of-town relatives
and friends attended her funeral:
Rev. P. C. Crews, P. E. of the Co
lumbia District: Smith Crews of St.
Joseph; Jas. II. and Nelson C. Crews
of Kansas City; Mr. and Mrs. Web
ster and children of St. Joseph; Mrs.
H. Hughes of St. Joseph; Mr. and
Mrs. Chas. Shtimache. Mrs. Nellie
Howard and Mrs. Mollle Brown of
Troy, Kans.; Rev. J. T. Thornly of
Gallatin, Mo.: Rev. R. H T.nnpilnn nf
Brookfleld; Jno. Benton and wife, J.
Kelly Benton and wife, David Keyes
and wife, Mrs. Mollle Estes. Mrs.
Amanda Taylor, Miss Edna Cooper,
Mrs. Mary Keyes and Verne Smith
of Trenton, Mo.; Mrs. Elnora Mitch
ell, Geo. Wolfscale and Henrv Green.
Mason City, la.; Nettle Z. Woods, St.
l,ouis: Mrs. Lizzie Reynolds and Mrs.
Bell Anderson, Carrollton, Mo.
MOBERLY, MO.
Prof. L. B. Qulnn has been elected
Principal of Lincoln School and an
other teacher .Is to be nddpil. mnlrlnn-
o ,
live teachers; there are also some
Improvements- to be made about th
school grounds and a walk to be laid
- - I
soon.... The cause of the death of
Mr. Geo. h. Richardson last Wednes
day is a mystery too hard to solve
but it is supposed that he lost his
--
lire Dy the train, as he was found j
near the railroad. Mr. Richardson's
funeral was held at Grant Chapel last
Sunday evening, Rev. J. K. Ponder
officiating. He leaves an aged moth
er, Mrs. Lydia Richardson, three sis
ters and a host of relatives nn.l
friends.... Misses Sophia Althouse
and Aline E. Brown attended the com
mencement exercises at Western Uni
versity and report a pleasant visit.
....Mr. W. E. Boone attended the
Board Meeting of Western University
and witnessed one of the best flnm.
mencements In the history of the
school.... Rev. J. K. Ponder is out of
town this week on business Prv
J. S. Swancy is one of the happiest
men in Moberly and has been wear
ing a smile ever since the birth of a
son. J. S. Jr. and mother am fepl.
When in Moberly, Mo., -Stop at
ALONZO RAY'S
ROOMING HOUSE
ALONZO RAY, Prop.
Electric Lights and Hot Baths
and L,adie3 Massage
Best Rooming House in Moberly
312 North Ault Street
Opposite Union Station
med, trigl,.eie th.
Ins fine.. ..prof. A. B. Bolden has
been re-elected Principal of the Pub
lic School nt Salisbury. ...Prof. Geo.
11. yonaidson of Paris was In the city
I antii.!. , "
mi. . u. uoiemau was elected JJia-
trlct Steward! . . .The "Ecclesiastical
uiiiuuutj iodic- on new lite Tuesday
lllH D 0i iL'Btou was leii oy
Ilov. J. K. Ponder and good results
were obtained. Rev. W. B. Coleman
gave a very able address on Homo-
r.lli Tin., i o o .
luro on the same subject next Tup
day; como nntl hear htm. mJ t a
Barton was present and took quite nn
Intel est In the discussions. . f!rnn.l
Chapel Choir is rehearsing some very
dimcult music for the Conference.
There has been some talk oorganiz-
UlS a new Bnalnp.sa T.A.imi. whlr-h
should be done.. ..Mrs. W. B. Cole
man Will clve a hie social at tho Bp.
ond Baptist Church: inpmhprft nf ntl,.
er churches have been asked to take
a part In the program. It Is to be
nopea tnat all will assist as Mrs.
Coleman Is "verv kl ml tnwnrrla ntlm
churches. Itemember the date, June
vj Mrs. Mattle Lovell will give an
entertainment Friday; May 12, for the
benefit of her club. .. .Rev. F. D.
Wells of Kansas City was the winner
oi me aeuata that took place at
Western ITnlvprsltv lnat -wool.- w
tween the Students of the Theological
Department of which he is a member.
....Mr. Geo, Edwards was elect
ed Worshipful Master of Western Star
No. 34, A. F.. & A. M., last Saturday
night... ".Mr. Albert Arnoll was elect
ed Master of Progressive Lodee No.
171, U. B. F. ,
LEXINGTON, MO.
Mr. and Mrs. Noble Green of Carol,
la., are visiting Mrs. Green's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Talbot. .. .Mr. Eli
jah Douslass is at hnmp thla u-cVilr
from St. Louis visiting his father, Mr.
Douglass.... Miss Josle Daniels, a
teacher In the nubile schools nf Mnnt.
gomery City. Mo.. Is vlsltlnir Mios
Glover Hawkins Miss fnrci r-hll,!
of Miami, Mo., who has been visiting
her cousin, Mrs. Cleo Hunter, on
North 10th street, left for her home
Sunday morning Mrs Belle Lewis,
who has been sick for a number of
weeks, passed awav at her hnmp nn
Bloom street Saturday morning and
was bmied Monday at 2:00 o'clock
from the Second Banlist Church nf
which she was a member. Ttpv. Will.
lams conducted the funeral services.
Two sons survive.... George Coleman
died suddenly Sunday mnmlnir . .
Mrs. Mayme Moses is still quite ill at
ner Home on North Sth street Mr,
Win. Cogswell, who has been attend
ing Western- Vniversltv. camp home
Sunday evening to spend the summer
With Ills mother, i ..Thp rnmmpnpp.
ment exercises of Douglass School
and No. 2 School were- held June 2
at the Grand Opera' House, the exer
cises were real good and were well
attended, the same teachers wprA rp.l
elected and Miss Eva Hunter was
elected as supply teacher. v. .Miss
i-rancis mcKiin is in Sedalia this
week attending the Institute.
UNHEARD OF BEFORE IN
HIS-
TORY.
History records tho awful slniiErh.
ter of the famous Light Brigade at
Balaklava, also the terrible butchery
In the Alamo-Padded to this Is the
story of the bloody carnage at Ft. Pil
low. But my dear reader. If the his
ruaL uuo uccu prujjeny
written there Is nothing therein that
tory of the past has been properly
e will be equal to the Mammoth slanirh.
-w iwuiounj, outic xx, HI UIO
Colored Shoe Store at 1507 East ISth
ler sale Thursday, June 11, at the
street. Think of It right here whero
Canvas and Buckskin Shoes and slip
... owouu, muy Will Ut
knocked down at $1.00 for women and
pers are In season, thoy will be
50 cents for children. In fact a large
line of men's and women's shoes will
bo sold at a $1.0 per pair and all the
v...u.ua t,uuu OUUC3 11X3 UlUg Ut tU
cents. Come In and pick out your
size, almost free of charge.-
WAVERLY, MO.
In Memorlam.
In remembrance of our daughter and
sister who passed away four years ago
Juno 10, 1910:
A precious qne from us Is gone.
The voice we loved Is stilled;
A place is vacant In our home which
never can be filled.
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Anderson,
Miss Mayetta Anderson.
BONNER SPRINGS, KANSAS.
The District Quarterly Conference
of the M. B. Church was held Tues
day and Wednesday. Junn -nnH a
Rev. Stricland, district superintendent,
preached a wonderful sermon. Rev. H.
South, pastor In charge. ,. .Mrs. Sam
uel Lewis and .Mrs. Henry Pope, who
are sisters, were called to Kansas
City, Kas., to attend the funeral of
their aunt, Mrs, Bell.... Mrs. Elkano
Bland and children are visiting Mrs.
Bland's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Stew
art, at Sterling, Kas.... -.Mr. Jas.
ureen or Kansas City, Mo., Mr. Jno.
Turner of Bonner Springs, gave a nice I
picnic Saturday, June C, Everything I
was nne....Miss Edna Ford arrived
home last Wednesday from her long
visiting 'tour la Calafornla and Colo
rado,.., The Ladles' Aid gave a fine
social entertainment Friday evening
at tho M. E. Church and did nicelyT
LAWRENCE, KANSAS.
The Steward Board of St Luke A.
M. E. Church mot at the home ot Mrs.
Powell.... Mr. Herbert Gleed leaves
soon for Denver, Colo..., Re v. J. T.
Smith underwent an operation for a
growth on his eye, He Is dolug nice
ly now,.,. Misses Marcla and Hattle
Jamison or Topeka spent the week
end here visiting Miss Cordelia Baker.
....Mrs. Pearl .Tnnprf nf nrwnira wt.u.
ed Miss Carrie Davis last week.,.,
Messrs. Shirley Hamilton and Wiley
Thompson and Misses Carrie Davis,
Cordelia Baker,. Anna RodgerB and
Gladys Anderson wero the colored
graduates of thA Tjiwmnp ini.
School which held their annual cnm.
mencement exercises In Bowersock's
uuera iiouso, Friday,. June 5..,. Mr.
Theo. Hamilton Tvng (n town for a
week,... Miss Alma nnh!n
talned a few friends at her home last
Jionaay evening.
ALL IN THE SPIRIT EVINCED
"ProfeMlon" or "Trade" Havo Little
Distinction Without Certain Im
portant Differences.
It Is contrary to human Instinct to
b9 Idle. Some naturally prefer the
good and llvo to bo useful. Others
evilly inclined. If useful at all, are bo
by compulsion In order to live. Be
tween these extremes nro tho carclefs,
or discouraged, who work only to get
tho means of a living. -
Wa would not bo misunderstood as
moaning that, to bo a professional
man, one must work for nothing, de
clares a writer In Power. Neverthe
less, tho truly professional man who
deserves tho dignity of that classifica
tion makes his chief concern tho good
ho can do. He is more anxious to be
useful than rich.
Common acceptance of tho term
makes all clergymen, doctors and law
yers professional, but, more Is the
pity, somo In their ranks forget that
tho mission of Bervico Is fundamental,
tho acquisition of wealth Incidental.
Just as thero aro these exceptions
among thoso supposed to bo of these
professional classes, there are many in
tho humbler walks considered to be
long to tho trades, who caro more to
excel 1n their lines than for anything
else. They havo a pride In their work
and will do as conscientiously whether
their wages aro high or low.
Wo submit that the real distinc
tion between profession and a trade
Is the spirit In which it is usually fol
lowed. Viewed in this light, your vo
cation Is the one or the -other accord
ing to whether you engage In it for
what you put in It, or what you get out
of it In other words, whether yon
work for the love of It, or for tho
money It brings.
PERHAPS THAT CARRIAGE WAS
Recruit May Not Have Been Alto
gether In the Wrong as to tho
Upper Furnishings.
The German recruit was being
drilled in" military manners a most
Important branch of the art of war as
practised In the Fatherland. For one
thing he had to be taught how to be
have on tho street whom to salute,
ana when, and all that sort of thing.
Tho method of Instruction was to
have the novice walk up and down tho
court yard of the barracks, while from
this corner and that non-commlssloned
officers kept popping out suddenly and
saying "I am a Royal Highness," or
"I am the Military Governor," or "I
am the Master of the Royal Dachs
hunds," or the like exalted titles.
Thereupon tho appropriate salute had
to be given.
Everything had been going on very
well until a mischievous corporal sud
denly planted himself "before the re
cruit and said, "I am a Royal Car
riage." The recruit marched straight
on without taking any notice.
"Why didn't you salute?" yelled tho
sergeant In charge.
"I beg your pardon," stammered tho
recruit, "but I was under the impres
sion that the carriage was empty."
Sad Sights In Mexico.
I saw beggars everywhere In Mexi
co, many ot them tanged alongside the
church soliciting alms from worshipers
or from passersby. I saw tho signs of
ignorance and general depravity. I
saw wounded men and suffering wom
en. But the worst thing that I saw
in Mexico was a little six-year-old boy,
badly crippled, who was compelled to
walk on his hands as well as his feet,
because his lees weren't Rtrnnr pnnnli
to support even his frail little body.
He looked like a toad, but his face was
gentle and sad. Ho had big black eye3
that seemed to search one's soul. Oc.
caslonally he would stop as ho crawled
along the street, aud look at his torn
fingers and hands the streets wero
made of gritty little stones that cut
his flesh. If only somebody had pro
vided him with cloves! But thla u-n
Mexico. Nobody seemed concerned
nuoui mis lime fellow, Ho wasn't a
oeggar. Ho made no appeal for money.
He was just a little boy who needed
friendship. But "of such is tho king
dom of hpaven." Christian Herald.
Touching Appeal.
A literary critic called one day to
see a friend who was trying hard to
ostabllsh a reputation as a novelist
"Read that!" said thn nnvpiut
thrusting a manuscript into his guest's
nana. 11 s my latest short story, and
I want you to tell mo what you think
of It."
A few minutes later he was sur
prised to ceo his visitor, wiping tears
from his eyes. "My dear chap, this Is
really the most pathetic thing you've
over donol" Bald tho critic.
"What!" gasped tho author. "I
wrote it as humorously as I cnnMi"
He looked nt the manuscript "Oh, I
see; it's my mistake. I'va ?lvnn vmi
tho wrone thing. That Is my letter to
tho !ncom tax commissioners asking
for a rebatn."
Keeping Your Word.
Tb following quotation from Do
Morgan's "Whon Ghost Meets Ghost"
may help a few to see the moral Issue
more clriarly. Mr. Jerry began, feebly:
"Yoo can't do more than keep your
word. Ma . . ." Mo, a flno olt$ex-prize-tighter,
replies:
"Yes, you can, Jerry. You can keep
your meantn'. And you can do more
than that You can keep to what tho
other party thought you. meant, when
you know. I know this time, l ain't,
In a court o' Justice, Jerry, dodgin'
about, and I know when I'm square,
by the feel" !
Easily Elucidated.
"Johnny," asked a little miss of her
small brother, "what Is a wldowor?"
"I'm surprised at such ignorance," re
plied Johnny. "Anybody ought to
know that a widower is a widow's
husband."
Not a Matter of Wages.
"No person can lire properly on less
than a thousand a year," says a writer.
But some persons wouldn't llvo prop
erly no matter how much or how lit
tle they got.
J. T. W ATKINS. T. B. W ATKINS.
We are now entering upon our sixth year In the Undertaking "business
In Kansas City and wo take this, method of expressing our, deep apprecia
tion of tho confidence and respect that the many families havo Bhown In
our efforts to please and our ability to render service by calling us Into their
homes or sending their loved ones to our parlors whero they receive the
samo tender care as In the home. In thn firtnrn no irf tho nW n,,- nmo
energy shall always be spent in properly preparing the body, giving an. ex-
vooiuii iu mo iuce ana restoring uie lire like appearance, for a body prop
erly prepared and burled In the most nrdlnnrv nrion r.ioi ipna
Impression with family and friends
... n. inuau expensive basnet ana wo spare neither pains nor expense in
procuring tho materials so necesRarv tn nhtnln thocn
uduiwoi UU OUU11
tlnue to render the same high class service in every case and our prices
will bo as low as can ho obtained any place for the same quality of ma
terials used. Wo strive to be first In quality of work, first in courteous ser
vlca and first in reasonable prices.
CALDWELL
Hair and
18th and Paseo,
Home Phbne Main 7499
Scalp Treatment a Specialty. Caldwell's Pomade and Tonic really
Grows Hair. Try It. Save your combings, cut hair
v and any old hat you may have.
Hair Matched From Samples. Feathers and Hnt Cleaned, Dyed and
lilockod. Agents for Splrolla Corsets. Mall orders answertd promptly
WJORK GUARANTEED.
MANICURING
We teach
THOMAS E. GREAR
Tentorial Parlor
2211 1-2 Vine Street
GOOD SEHVICE ELECTHIC LIGHTED
First Class Shaves, Hair Cuts & Shampoos. Best Shop in the
City. Do not take your money down town when you can get
good service for it at home. You will always find us at our post
and read to serve.
BARBERSi T. E. Grear. Prop., F.J.Walker, Martin Franklin
CIVE US A CALL
If You are Pleased Tell Your Friends and (f not Tell Us.
Fine Cigars and Tobaccos
Bell Phone E. 4394Y
Modern Builders Co.
A. E. ESTES, President
sting
Estimates Cheerfully Furnished
SATISFACTION GUARANTEED '
(The Modern Builders Co., are successors to)
A. E. ESTES
Contracting Building Co.
Tte Pet's
Cut Rate Undertakers
Funeral Directors and Licensed Embalmers
OUR MOTTO
"Do unto others as you would they ,
. . '" should do unto you."
Our Specialties
, , LOW PRICES FIRST CLASS SERVICE.
Wtien in need of an Undertaker call and get our prices and
look over our stock before going elsewhere.
Experienced and EDWARD JONES,
Practical Licensed E.nbalmer. Manager.
HOME PHONE, 8169 MAIN. BELL PHOHE. 1365 GRAND.
1211 EAST 18th STREET.
than a body poorly prepared and burled
& CHAPMAN
Miilinery
Kansas City, Mo.
LIVE AGENTS WANTED
FACIAL MASSAGE
the work we do
Jackson Laundry Agency
Office 2460 Waldrond Ave
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