Newspaper Page Text
Visit Smith's drug store.
Law business, estates, wills, claims,
reports solicited. Law League Notar
ies, 208 Hall building. Home phone
Palace Pool Hall, 1516 E. 19th St.,
open under new management. Moses
A. Fields,- Prop.
Mr. Jesse Nichols Is 111 at his resi
dence, 1916 EI 17.
Dr. L. E. Bailer .Is the latest posses
sor of a new five-passenger Ford.
" Russell, the son of Mr. nnd Sirs.
W. D. Lewis, 321 W. Armour Boule
vard, Is 111.
Mrs. Jno. Lilltard. who Is the house
guest of Mrs. It. It. LIHIard, 4318
Washington, Is quite 111.
W, U. Chorus was the guest of the
Loose-Wiles company last week and
were royally entertained.
The Ivanhoo club will hold Its an
riual stag at 1217 Woodland avenue,
Friday evening, December 11.
Misses Emma and Pearl Watklns
of Omaha, Neb., are visiting in the
city and are being royally entertained
during their stay.
Uov. and Mrs. Wni. H. Wheeler ex
press their thanks to friends for their
kindness at their twenty-fifth wed
Mrs. It. G. Moore, 1G19 Norton ave
nue, Is having a delightful visit in
Chicago, the guest of old friends, Mr.
and Mrs. Rlckman.
Rev. F. D. Wells, pastor of Bethel
A. M. E. church, was called to Glas
gow Monday on account of the death
of his aged mother.
'Mrs. .Tas. H., Crews made a flying
visit to Chllllcothe last Sunday to
see Rev. Chas. H. Crews who has
been 111 but Is Improving nicely.
The many friends of Mrs. M. A.
Kirkpatrlck; 1212 Vine street, will be
glad to know that she Is able to be
out again after undergoing a serious
Mrs. 'Mary Walker and nelce. Miss
Corinne Saunders, spent Wednesday
and Thursday of last week In Law
rence, Kan., as the ,guest of Mrs. Let
Mrs. E. J. Banks, 1022 Michigan
, street; returned home Friday from
St. Louis, Mo., where she spent sev
. oral months visiting friends. Mrs.
V Banks is quite 111.
Mr. and Mrs. William Homer Jones
announce the birth of a daughter, No
vember 23, to -whom they have given
the name of Marlon Cole. Mrs. Jones
was Miss Jessie Cole.
I have a purchaser for a good Piano
NELSON C. CREWS,
Kansas City Sun Office.
. New and Neatly Furnished Rooms
For Rent Bath ,Gas .Telephone. Bell
East 4594. 1228 Vine St.
Mr. ROSCOE WHITE.
MRS. JANIE WHITE,
Mrv and Mrs. Frank White, 1716
E. 24 street, returned from Topeka,
Kan., where they epent Thanksgiving
with Mrs. White's brother, Mr. Dave
Clark and wife. They report a splen
Messrs. Jos. Diraery and Geo. E.
Scott announce that they have opened
the Temple barber shop at 1802
East 18 street and will be glad to
serve their friends and patrons In a
Mr. and Mrs. Floyd W; Howard,
1709 E. 27 street, entertained Mr. Wm.
Green with a birthday dinner Sunday,
" November 29. Covers' were laid for
twelve. A-basket of pink and white
klllarney roses formed the center
piece on the dining table.1
The Thanksgiving offerings by the
pnplls' of Lincoln elementary , school
.amounted to $20.16. Of this amount
$10.15 went to Whe'atly Provident
hosplatl, $5 to The Old Folks' Home
and $2.60 each to the South Side and
the North Side day nurseries. "
The wise business man advertises
his merit. Business is good with him.
He uses printer's Ink. The Kansas
City Sun will tell your story. You
need the printer, too. Try Franklin.
He gives eervlce. 1008 East Eight
eenth street. Transfer at Troost.
Bell phone, Grand 2988.
Dr, P. B. Roddick of St. Louts vis
ited Miss tzetta Farley Thanksgiv
ing day. He. said of tho many things
to bo thankful for, one was that he
was In Kansas City that day. He re
ported a pleasant visit. Mis3 Farley
Is. now teaching Domestic Science at
tho Attucks school, as the Instructor,
Miss Taylor, Is 111.
Mrs. B. S. Hill, 1015 Euclid avenue,
was hostess of a 1 o'clock luncheon
and whist Tuesday, December 1, com
plimentary to Mrs. Nora HIcklln of
St. Joseph. Yellow and white chrys
anthemums formed the decorations of
the table. Honors wore won by airs,
Maggie Clay, Mrs. Anna Jackson and
Mrs. Hicklln. Mrs. Hill was declared,
to be a charming hostess.
CITY NEWS. .
Miss Hattle Wilson of Sweet
Springs, Mo., who has been visiting
her aunt, Mrs. Ella Neff, 1714 E. 18
street, returned to her homo Novem
ber 30. (On Sunday afternoon, No
vember 29, Mrs. Neff entertained
ompltmentary to her nelce the fol
lowing young people at dinner: Miss
Lula Henderson and nelce, Princess
Bell of Marshall, Mo.', Miss Leora
Henderson, Mr. J. Wilson, Miss Sal-
He Robinson, Mr. Sterling Green,
Marshall, Mo.. Miss Hattle Wilson,
Mr. Oathur Lyons, Miss Leila Riley,
Mr. Lester Henderson of Marshall,
The Improvement board of Ebenez-
er church of which Mrs. Thurman is
president and Mrs. Effie Kemp Is
secretary, and the Stewardess board
surprised Mrs. Susie Jackson, the
former president, of the Improvement
'board until Illness compelled her to
give up, with an elegant Thanksgiv
ing dinner and a ibeauttful bouquet
of flowers for the table. Mrs. Jack
son Is unable to express In words her
greatefulness for this kindness. Mrs.
Jackson continues to Improve and
will be glad to see her friends at the
Long building. Main and Missouri
avenue, room 14.
AND STILL THEY COME.
I Editor and Mrs. N. C. Crews were
the recipients during the week of a
fine plump 16-pound turkey from the
Rev. and Mrs. Wm. Duncan of Chll
howee, Mo.; two elegnt landscape
views from Mr. Jack Broomfleld of
Omaha, Neb.; and an exquisite and
beautiful silver bread trap handsome
ly engraved with the following In
scription: Presented to Nelson C.
Crews, Grand Master, Missouri Juris
diction, by John M. McCarty, Military
Lodge No. 60, A. F. & A. M., 25 In
fantry. Just below the name of the
Grand Master Is a beautiful engraved
compass and square and In the center
is a magnificently embossed facsmllo
of Hawaii coat of arms. It was one'
of the most unique and 'beautiful as
well as valuable gifts the Grand Mast
er has received. And he Is going to
exhibit It to all the brethren of the
Masonic fraternity who call at the
office during the next week.
In loving remembrance of
my husband who departed this
life three years ago today, De
cember 6, 1911:
A-dear one from earth has gone
A voice I loved Is still,
A place Is vacant In my home
Which never can be filled.
MRS. DORA FISHER.
.1621 Troost Avenue.
Idewllde club will be entertained
Thursday, December 10 by Mrs. Leila
Jones at the Overall studio. The elec
tion of officers' will foe held.
MRS. R. B. LILLIARD, Pres.
MRS. NETTIE CANNON, Secy.
WHEATLY - PROVIDENT REMEM
BERED. The Wheatly-Provldent hospital was
generously remembered by the public
school children on Thanksgiving. Tho
donations totaled a large motor car
full of vegetables, canned goodB,
boxes of crackers and cakes, pre
serves, clothing, cereals, and about
$20 In money. Only two Negro
schools contributed, those being the
Lincoln high night school and the
Lincoln elementary. The other schools
were the Horace Mann, Garfield, Lyn
wood, Bryant, Jefferson, Ashland,
Scarritt. Irving, Central Jilgh and
Manual Training high.
PAST COUNSELLOR'S COUNCIL,
The Past .Counsellor's Council will
meet Tuesday, December 8, at Mrs.
M. A. Kirkpatrlck, 1212 Vine street.
All past and present Counsellors and
delegates are especially asked to be
present. A committee of five from
each Court Is expected to assist In
preparing tho greatest Calanthean
campaign ever made In the city.
F. E. BIRCH, Pres.
L. E. BASS, Secy.
A live, energetic, intelligent, Chris
tian young man for a lucrative,' good
paying position. The Job is easy,
clean and helpful. A splendid chance
for the right sort" .of man. Experi
ence unnecessary. The only requls
Ite Is a good character and an Intel
ligent command of the English lan
guage. Apply in person 1631 Tracy Ave.!
or ling Grand 4548 Bell.
Sojourner Truth Court No. 35 O. O.
of C. meets the first and third Tues
days of each month and will ho glad
to have any Sister Calanthean from
other Courts visit us. At our first
meeting this month we were visited
by Sister A. M. Harpole, supreme rep
resentative from Kaw Valley Court
and Sister Katie Martin, G. 0 from
Victory Court. These sisters spoke
words of encouragement to us. we
were Indeed glad to have them with
us and liopo they will come again
We wish to thank the many frtends
for their patronage at our annlvor
sary party which was a blessing to
us financially.. We realized $48.38.
We thank you one and all who helped
the good cause by coming out and
spending1 a few hours of enjoyment
SOJOURNER TRUTH COURT NO.!
Sojourner Truth Court No. 35, O. O.
M. A. KIRKPATRICK, W. C.
MRS, B. WOODS, R. of, D.
MRS. ELLA BASS, R, of A,
The Federation of Colored Women's
Clubs celebrated their 10th annivers
ary with a delightful dinner last
Thursday night at tho Paseo Y. M. C.
A. building. Fifteen clubs were repre
sented and tho decorations wero
unique and beautiful. Covers wero
laid for 220 guests. The following pro
gram was renderod:
"Onward Christian Christians"
Federation of Clubs
Mrs. Myrtle F. Todd. . . .Toastmlstress
"Early History of City Federation". . . .
Mrs. Luclnda Day, 1st City Feder
Duet.. Mrs. Emma Payne, Mrs. Cor
"Federation in latter days",
Mrs. R. E. L. Bailey, Pres. of City
"Future for City Federation"
Mrs. Frances J. Jackson
Our Guest.. Mrs. Minnie L. Crosthwalt
Instrumental Solo... Miss Irva French
National Federation . .'
Miss Anna H. Jones
The last meeting of the National Fed
eration at Wllberforce
Mrs. Myrtle F. Todd
MRS. IDA M. BECKS.
Noted elocutionist and lecturer,
also one of the field representatives
of the Foreign Mission Board N. B. C,
has returned home from a three
months' tour Qf parts of Pennsylvania,
Maryland and Virginia and will give
entertainments for churches, clubs,
and literary organizations. Reason
able terms. Write or call at 1424
Howard Street, Kansas City, Mo.
The Y. W. C. A. C. will give a Chris
tian Bazaar at the Second Christian
Church, 24th and Woodland, on -the
9th and 10th of December. Presents
of all kinds will be sold at reasonable
prices and luncheon will be served
Dear Editor: Where do the mem
bers of Allen Chapel go on Sunday
night? Sunday 'morning ,to Church
and night to the Nickel show and the
aters. Help, build up tho Sunday
A Member and Wellwlsher of Allen.
The Clippers met Sunday with Miss
Jacobs and planned table decortions
for the Federation banquet. The club
hopes to ibo ablo to give an account
of charity work Boon. The next bus
ness meeting will be Sunday wun tue
The Domestic Science class at the
Lincoln high night school presented
their very capaWe Instructress, Mrs,
Frederlclca D. Perry a beautiful house
fern as a Thanksgiving remembrance.
CARD OF THANKS.
The Charity GIHb Round Table
Club wish to thank their friends for
their support in the charity dance giv
en Thursday, November 19, at the M.
and O. hall, Kansas City, Kan, From
the receipts of that evening the club
made the following donations to the
Children's Home 9 and Washington,
Kansas City, Kani One dozen sheets,
two dozen pillow cases, one dozen
towels, twenty-three wash cloths and
MISS ARMEDA JARRETT,
MISS COZETTA KINGSBERRY,
' .' MRS, FREDERJCKE PERRL,
r'fln ifflemonum 1
Albert E. Jenkins I
Bom November 17, 1862. H
La Grange, Ga. H
2 p. in., Monday, December 2, 1912; I
A faithful Husband, H
H Devoted Father H
H And Friend of Humanity. H
MRS. A. E. JENKINS, H
MRS. CLAUDIA E. WISEMAN, I
HAVEN A. JENKINS. H
Among tie Churches
ALLEN CHAPEL NOTES.
Services at Allen wero largely at
tended and highly enjoyable last Sun
day morning. At' 12:30 o'clock the
.pastor, full sudpllced choir, Prof.
Jackson and the entire congregation
marched across tho strcot to Dr. Ba
cote's to assist In his rally and en
joyed a pleasant visit and gave more
than $35 as their offering. Dr. Ba
cote promises to return tho visit the
second Sunday In December. Presid
ing Elder Peck and the various A. M.
E. pastors are making strenuous ef
forts to build up the Sunday school
of the city. Let's all help them. At
tho night service which was largely
attended Prof.' Jackson gave a half
hour's Instruction In congregational
singing which was both Inspiring and
enjoyable. The usher's board Is do
ing splendid work for the different
departments of tho church. The var
ious auxiliaries of tho church aro
planning for the holidays. .Everybody
welcome at grand old Allen, the
SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH.
The annual Thanksgiving services
are held as usual. The sermon de
livered by the pastor. Dr. Bacote, was
a grand treat for those who wero for
tunate enough to attend. There were
three -additions to the church. Tho
annual Thanksgiving: dinner given by
the ladles of tho church under the
supervision of our excellent cateress,
Mrs. Nannie Fields, was a grand suc
cess. From the past years that Mrs.
Fields has superintended these an-'
nuaraffalrs wo know her name stands
as a guarantee for the luxurious
feast which is in store for us all. The
amount cleared from the dinner above
all expenses was' $111. The 3ervlces
Sunday were, as usual, up to the high
standard. The pastor's sermon on
the "Prodigal Son"'was full of advice
and practical lessons for all. There
were three additions to the church.
VINE STREET BAPTIST CHURCH.
Brother Eli Harris is somewhat
better at this writing and has been
taken to the Wheatly-Provldent hos
pital. .. .Sister Rllit Lawson Is im
proving. .. .Miss Effie Ferguson en
tertained the B. Y. P. U. laBt Sunday
with that famous selection, "The Gift
of the Bible." All hearts were filled
with Joy to hear such a grand read
ing. We hope tri(have her visit us
again. .. .'Mrs. David Jones, president
of the B. Y. P. U., has gone to her
home on account of the illness of
FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH.
Tho Evangelistic series of meet
lngs now going on at the Friendship
Baptist church, 17 and Tracy, is liv
creasing In sirltual warmth, fervor
and religious enthusiasm. Dr. C.
Ellas Winston the vocal evangelist
who Is conducting the meetings is" not
an ordinary evangelist. His. manner
of campaign Is strictly modern and
up to the minute., But he has skill
fully blended tha modern attractive
method of reaohlng men with the
ancient apostolic spiritual method of
convicting their minds of the destruc
tiveness of sin In any form and the
personal practical advantage of
rlghtousness. He does not seek to
play on men's feelings In order to ex
cite their sentiment or emotion but
ho talks to "the heads of men In a
plain, practical, but pointed, pungent
and powerful manner and this car
ries with .It certain and sure convic
tion and gets Immediate results. He
knows the good old book the Bible
and uses that and that alone. He
Is Just the kind of evangelist that ap
peals to men In a very special way
and the men of this town shiuld hear
him, as he is especially successful In
winning men for tho kingdom of
Christ. Dr. Winston will speak twice
on Sunday. His subject at 11:00 a.
m. will be "Satan Dethroned." At
8:00 p. m. his subject will Tie: "Faith
tho Chain that Links Men to God,"
There will 'be a big baptizing at 2:00.
p. m. At this baptismal ceremony It
Is expected that twenty or twenty-five
persons will put on Christ by bap
tism. Plan to attend all these sevr
Ices, and help us to evangelize this
end of our city. Remember that Dr.
Winston holds a Bible Institute every
afternoon except Monday at tho
church from 3 to 4 o'clotk. Hear
him unfold the wonderful plan of
salvation and explain the marvelous
scheme of redemption In his unique,
thrilling, gripping manner and you
will set a new viewpoint of life and
see your Bible In a different Ugh:
and know better how to use It to win
men out of the kingdom of darkness
Into tho kingdom of light, liberty and
G. W, BOYD, Pastor,
PASSING OF THE OLD TIME
By C. A. STAHKS.
One of tho most pathetic scenes
Imaginable In church' affairs took
place recently In a prominent church
of this city. To be unthoughtful the
situation was only slightly noticed,
but to those who aro accustomed to
receiving sermons from Incidents rec
ognize tho gospel of efficiency or
non-efficiency wherever exemplified.
It was on Sunday night, perhaps a
tired audience awaited an equally
tired but good pastor, who graciously
gave tho privilege of preaching to tho
one "old gentleman" who proved
sweetly- unable to carry out the orig
inal plan. Hero Is where .the pathetic
part comes In. The one of the old
school took his text from the new
testament and In three minutes ho
was rambling back by the burning
bush with Moses as a central figure
and tho audience catching nothing
from the harangue but such morsels
as "pard'nlng of your sins," "my fair
beloved," "burning bush" and such
happy conclusion s the Israelites be
ing led by "a cloud of pillar by day."
The long hoped for climax brought
the same feeling as one who has
listened to the continuous roar of ma
chinery the sudden stop of which
loaves a strange quietness but gives
a decided relief. The inability of the
old time preacher to say something
substantial and intelligent Is what
gives the effort he makes Its pecu
liar pathos. Tho audience In this
case Is educated up to a higher stand
ard of conception and reception than
the "Reverend Gentleman" Is able to
supply, hence a. different duty de
volves on tho auditors to sit patiently
and bear out the time. The truth is
that the average preacher of this class
has failed to keep abreast with the
times and therefore Is a discord in
modern religious thought. He clings
essentially to the superstition and
quackeries of the past. Is this owing
to conditions Imposed on him. No,
but chiefly to neglected opportunities
to equip himself with fair knowledge.
Yes, the old time preacher has lost
his grip and In whatever veneration
we may hold him, he Is slipping back
because he has stood still and the
worlJ moved on.
Geo. E. Scott
SERVICE FIRST-CLASS IN EVERY
Seott & Dimery, Props.
180214 E. 18th St., Kansas City, Mo.
For Rent Nice furnished front
room; house modern; second floor.
Mrs. Eliza Jesse, 923 Campbell St.
For rent to gentleman Neatly fur
nished front room, modern. Bell
grand 2779.- Mrrs. Daisy Smith, 1211
E. 21st. ind.
For Itent Nice furnished front
room for two men; railroad porters
preferred. Mrs. Thos. Gaines, 1C3G
Wyandotte. Bell phone 321111 Grand.
For Itent Nice furnished rooms;
house strictly modern; quiet family;
in good neighborhood; heat furnished.
Mrs. L. E. Woods, 2219 Woodland.
ROOMS FOR RENT Two first
class rooming houses modern best
location in the city. G13 and 813 and
1013 Charlotte street. Rates from
$2.00 per week up. Geo. W. Little,
Prop. Bell phone Main 3910.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms for
light housekeeping. Water, gas and
telephone service. Rates reasonable.
Bell phone East 2C07J.. 2032 Euclid.
FOR RENT 2502 Michigan Five
rooms, bath, gas, gas stove, fine con
dition, $12.50. J. Dallas Bosser, 2400
Paseo. Bell phone Grand 3795W.
FOR RENT 2531 Michigan avenue
Strictly modern. Steam heat,
$22.50. See owner at 5:30. Long
Bldg., room 14, Janitor. Key next
FOR RENT A suite of rooms for
young married couple or young men.
Neat, clean. Mrs. T. B. Carter, 1210
A Beautiful Design.
Sprays $1.00 and upward
Designs $1.50 and upward
We please the people both In price
Flowers for all occasions.
WEAVER FLORAL CO.
1510 E. 18th St-
Home phone Main 7555.
Bell phone East 4798.
Booms Fi flri
This Store is the Kansas City
Home of Hart, Schaff ner and
Marx Clothes Special ....
VALUES IN SUITS AND OVERCOATS AT $15, $20, $25.
BOYS' CLOTHES FOR XMAS SEE OUR
JUVENILE SUITS AND OVERCOATS
at $2.95, $3.95. and $5.
909-919 Auerbach Guettel KANSAS
main mffmSML C!TY
STREET CZJ J clothing col MISSOURI
FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS GIFTS
Fine line of Diamonds, Watches and Jewelry
A small deposit will hold any article till Christmas
Q12 Orand Av..
For the Benefit of Holiday Shoppers:
"We have placed in stock a large number of pianos on
which we are offering valuable inducements to cash buyers.
This means a saving of 25 to 40 per cent to those who can buy
for cash or at leastmake a reasonable payment down. We
make a special inducement to readers of this paper both in
respect to price, as well as terms and liberal treatment. Stan
dard and well known makes in Pianos and Player Pianos our
Mooney Music Co.
Successors to Frazier-LoBello Music Co.
1222 Grand Ave. Kansas City, Mo.
NOW IS THE TIME to give considerable thought to new
arrangements for the winter months, and when your thoughts
dwell on home things you will please remember that in our
store you will always find a satisfactory combination of qual
ity and price. The one policy of this store is to satisfy those
who are kind to us in filling their household wants here, and
it is our constant endeavor to sell only furniture that gives
Payments If You Desire.
1220 GRAND AVE., KANSAS CITY, MO.
We Have an Overstock
A Ghanco to Secure Fine Christmas Bargains.
'A SMALL DEPOSIT WILL HOLD ANY ARTICLE
SILVERMAN JEWELRY CO., 1215 GRAND AVE.
Go to J. H. Blender's Place
goa East 12th Street
For the choicest of
Wines, Liquors, Cigars and Tobacco.
All Bonded Whisky $1.00 per. Quart. '". vl '
Get Your Christmas Goods Here.
Opposlts Poat Offlos
Suits or Overcoats
$25.00 and Up.
102 EAST 10TH ST.,
One Door of Walnut Street.