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Mrs.Ueeraanhaj been quite 111 the
the post week. .r
Mr. ond Mnfa . F, Karey hare A very
fioiiNi-Sunday, May 21, a girl, to
Mr. and Mrs. HarToy,
Tuesday it decoration day and
should bo observed In Bddy.
J. S.iUorslsy, of Itoswell, was among
the many visitors this woe, mursany,
W.U.Hunt, of El Paso, tarried In
tho nov town of Oirlsbad Thursday.
It. L. Potter Is homo from a trip to
Hudson Hot Springs, much Improved
' 8. A. McMurrajr, that ,well known
whiskey drummor of Louisville, Ky
was hero this week.
Ilio'ccos Valley hotol.llko Kddy.ls
numbered among tho doad things for
somo causo unknown.
Tho Woman's dulld netted a neat
sum Monday ovenlng at the measuring
party at Hotel Schlitz.
Tho New crop of alfalfa, hay is find
ing a ready market in town and among
stockmen and at yood figures.
.It Is stated upon protty good autho
rity that somo 8500. or moro was
brought In to do feat tlio onongo oi
namoot tho town.
Mrs. D. Nichols and daughters loft
this mooning for their home In Spring
pejd, Mo., Mr. Nichols accompanying
them to Amarilio,
1J. A. Xyrueycr arrived homo Inst
night from Alamogordo, Ho reports
work in tho development of that sec
tion progressing rapidly.
P. Fergusson of tho. Tocos Times and
at ono time a resident of this place
Hpont Sunday here, seeing friends und
mid having a good tlmo.
W. S. I'ragor, tho Itoswell shcopmon,
was hero Thursday on business and
Reports everything In tho upper valloy
in a prosperous condition.
K L. Itussol of Hope, died Tuosduy.
flr May p, ut 3, u. in. of lockjaw Dr. Moo
hluu was called but found Mr. Itussct!
dying when ho arrived at Hope.
Harvey Oatnblo, a consumptive from
5 Pennsylvania, died ut Kddy County
Tlospltul Tuesday morning. Ho hud
4xiti in town about three weeks.
A. S. Goelz, representing Kugcno
Wticsthotr, Is receiving bids for the
predion or a stono husltiess house just
fiorth of blnckiiiore'd Urtig store
Cnas. II. McLonuthcn tho hustllug
real estate nyd nib irunco man, left
yesterday for Los Angeles, Cul., to
U visit lila family and look utter business,
, Mrs. Hendron, mother of Mrs. JiioJ
Lowonuruck, underwent an oporuuuu
this wook for tumpr of the face, Hrs.
,VliJcliernnd Moehl.'iu,proformlng thg
Clubo Merchant Sr., came up this
week from Abilene to spend u short
tlmo looking over tho stock prospects,
being one of tho heavy weights of tho
Shorlff Ueo. Currj ox-assemblyman,
Capt. of tho Itough aiders and now
Sheriff of Otero county came In Sat
taday and spent tho day vlslsiug with
4 his many friends here.
Cattle shipments continue and sever
al thoiaand head of cattle wore- ship,
ped north ovor tho P. V. & N. 13. Hy
'this week, going to northern ranges
and castorn inorkots.
Mrs. M. Iteddlck, who has been suf
fering for some tlmo vltb nervous
prostration was operated on this wook
by Drs. Whloher & Moehlau, which
bolng vory successful, sbo js now
J, II. Purrlmoro, tho well kecwn ond
popular cowiuuu from Abllone, Texas,
,tarrlod in town sovorol days tins und
l ist week, Mr. Purrlmoro Is well pleas
cd with tho outlook for cattle In this
section, of which he is a heavy owner.
Arthur S. (loetx and It. W.Tanslll
twlll leave Monday as dolcgatcs to tho
Trans-MlsslsslppI Congress at Wichita,
Kims., to ropresetit this portion of
Now Mexico In thut grout assembly.
Mr. Tunsill will be absont a month or
U. 0. Merrltleld and family came jn
from Udecsa by wagon Wednesday
.driving their stock consisting of mlloh
cowsjind young stock. Mr. und Mrs
MorrTueld will remain In Carlsbad,
After an absense of nearly two years In
Sidney T. (Jllmoro ooine In Monday
to visit for a row days with his wife's
relatives. Mrs. C. V. Ureene and fam
ily. Mr. Ullmore In company with A.
J. Allen was ono or the first hardware
tuershutits lu Uurlsbud He now has a
prosperous business in 151 Paso.
Hugh F wm departed Thursday
afternoon tor Liu Uruces and Mesllla
Park to attend the commencement ex
. erclees af.Uiu Agricultural aud Me
clianlcul college, having been specially
invited by a personal letter from the
president. Hugh is ouo of tho former
pupils o(thu Institution.
The Sucramaulo Chief of Alamogor
do was soldjlost week to the Now Mex
ican Printing Co. of Santa FO'end the
republican ring of tho capital city will
A will indeavor to make Otero ootanty
republican. Mr. Llghtfoot received
the snugjiptn of 1,800 for the Chief and
,wlll rcrosln In the country.
Tho visitors from Amarilio and- the
north to tho numjete or about 136
oamo In . this morning at 4 o'clock
qulto worn out with their trip, having
loft Amarilio at 7 a. m. yesterday, be,
Ing twenty-two hours on tho oars,
They wero compelled to remain all day
and until C p. m. yestorday at Canon
City. Thero was everything but com
pllmonts passed on tho manner they
woro treated by tho train conductor
at Canon. Tho paisongers desired to
leavotho train and requested to bo
Informed how long tho train would ro-
main utanon but could rccelvo no
satisfaction. In coso of a washout It
Is not dinioult to dotormlno to within
an hour or so vvhon tho break may bo
repaired and patrons should bo noti
fied. On arrival hero tho hotel mon
endeavored to acenmmodato all but a
few walked tho streets until daylight
which was not long. Ovor half tho
party left for homo at onco on tho
north bound train this morning. The
following Is a list or thoso who stop
ped at tho SchllU:
T. K. llDtni). Allee rtiul ltllwbeth Mltla
field. Amnrlllm Hnrl Cobb, Oniiuil Cltyi C
H Miller. Illoo. Toxmi W. A. Meurlde, J.
W. llaskett. U. r. Ilsndrleki w. II. Ulek
mnn, M. MeUiigtilln, Cnrl Oronholm, Jim.
Duker. A. . Winkler ami wlfo. J. l smith,
Mrs. McKnlKlit. Mrs. Ilnyilcn, II. C. I), Uy
rum, Miss Ilattla Thompson, Ml Mnttl"
Wright. Amnrllloi Mrs. Clary, Hrrelordi
Mrs. Kills and eUlldren. Ml MattloToylor,
Mr. and Mrs. J. It. Korlln, Lubbnrk, Teiasi
MlMMAttlnConin, Cnnon Cllyt Mrs C. L.
Mann. Hldnoy, In. I Mrs. I. M $aiili. Am
rllloi M. Newman, Cnnom J. B. rainier,
I'ortnlwt J. V. Malion, Canadlani 1'eter
Uoblnson, Canon Cliy, J. T. Han, Heiija
Jt Is unfortunate tho accident which
blocked tho track at .Canon occurred
tho time It did, but tho excursionists
should havo been notified before leav
ing Amarilio that u .delay of several
iM.urs might bo expected. Those who
remained wero shotvn the sights
around Kddy and enjoyed their stay
Urakcmnn Drown Klllcu.
A serious ucoldent occurred on tho
P. V. & N. 15. ot a point about three
rhlliiH thin side or Canon City and
about twenty miles this sldo or Ama
rilio on account or n Heavy ratu siorm
washing out n culvert. Tho north
bound train duo utCuiion City at 8:57
Thursduy night was wrecked at the
culvert and one man, J. P. Jlrown.'a
brother or Mth. K. (T.Vuulkiier, killed.
Mr. llrowu was u brukeman. JJnglneer
Cooley und his llrcmun wero ilnjured
lint nut scrloiitilv. The body or Drake-
man llrown was shipped cast Friday.
Thero were sixteen stock curs iiiii oi
cuttle, four of which wero wrecked
and sixteen heud of cuttle killed.
The Mldlunddarotto and Llvo Stock
iteporter have been consolidated, uiui
rvtulim the nuino of tho latter.
The lire department meets Monday
ovenlng lu regular session mm an
miMiiIierg ns well as citizens who feel
an Interest In tho department nro re.
(liiosted to uttend. A good department
means a reduction In tho rate or instir
imou anil Hhnuld thoroforo be consider
od worthy or attention and support
frv;i business men,
V. L. Hamilton leaves for his homo
Laclede, Mo. to day, having spent tho
nast four months lu Carlsbad for his
health, bolng a consumptive When
tin nrrlvud hero In January. Mr. Hamil
ton wnfl unniiin to walk moro than half
a block, while he has so Improved that
tin run nnw walk nil day usiitng anu
hunting and la on tho road to rocovory.
tin will rnlum in auoat two montns
and will piobably hocome a pormanont
Tho Scatt-ltoblnsnn Co. commenced
this week to roll all barb wire now on
Uio.rango occupied by the Hot ana
ntlip'r hrnnds of cattle owned by the
llrm. This company has decided to do
away with their drift fences andeuj
doavor to havo tho United States sta-
luiii fnllmvod to the letter as record
ronclnir ifoverninent land In Kddy
county. If this Arm or any other so
nliinu It nun make tho fenolliR of gov
ornment lands, oven drift fences very
luksomo business. As to whether or
not tho quostlou of drift fences has
ever bean brought to the uotlco of tho
cbmliilwpnor of the general laud ofllee
xvn nri tint nrunurtld to SUV. bill It II
tho opinion of this paper that should
the matter pe taken up by the Interior
department that all renoos would nave
lira (Mia. M. Whloher und P.O. Moe
hlau have farmed a tmrtnershlpfqr the
praetlee of inwllelna and surgery, thus
giving Carlsbad one or tne strongest
llrtns of the kind lu the west. l)r
Whloher bus been in Kddy for mare
thuti three years aud during that time
haii huUt ut) a nruetlQc whloh has
irrown hi sueli au extent tlwt he was
unable to humor handle It without as-
slstunoe, und In aiwoolatliig himself
with Dr. Moehlmi he has scoured the
nsslstHiioe and oounsel of one or the
ablest doctors on the continent Ur.
Moehlau reoently arrived from liulfulo
N. V .. the oondttlun of his health win
polling him to give up hit praetlee
there aud omne west. Ho is u gradu
ate of the llerliu (Qtrmauy) Univer
sity and also a graduate of tha Univer
sity of lluffttlo, Y., and has hud
years or experience lu his profeslofl.
The firm wll jjaowu as Whbirc
Thero will bo services at -the M. .
church, south, Sunday, MayPftSth, both
morning and ovonlng at tho usual
hours of servlee.
Subject or tho morning discourse,
'Itclatlon of law ond Christianity,"
Subject of tho ovonlng Wscourse, "Tho
Sunday sohool at 10 a, m.
Kpworth Leaguo at 3 p. ro,
Services begin promptly at hours
named. Allaro cordially Invited to
P. V. & N. G. RY. CO. CIRCULAR.
To Omploycs and Connecting Llnest
Kffe'ctlvo May 28th, 1899. Tho fol
lowing chnngos In names of Stations
Dr.wuY, mile 189, changed to OAU'
MitroitD, mllo 333 changed to dawn.
Alma, mllo 312, changed to Umuaic
D. H. Nichols,
Sovornl wool sales aro reported by
Soay. (llll Si Co. for tho past week,
among them being Homothlng lUo 115,
000 pounds (72 bags) sold by John
Stono to Leon Hallltt at 10 cents; Clme,
do Ilremoud 3W0 pounds at 10 cents to
John Lyon of St. .Loulsi Ueorgo
Whlto and son Chns. White of Hogor
man, 33.000 poundB to 0. A. Sykos, ro.
iiresontlnrr tho St. Louis Commission
company at 8 conts and J. W. Turknott
of Sevon Rivers, 10,000 pounds to Mr
Slkes nt 8 cents.
H. A. Wiggins Ih rondy to do all kind
of mowing and raking, ovorythlng fur
nished, at 75 cents per ncre.
Caused a Hrutnl Murder.
Si'orruitn, Thxah, May 36. Two
boys, aged 12 and 15, woro arrosted to
day at Dovino lor the murder of a sail
or named Duffy, at Koglo Pass, three
weeks ago. Tho murder was cold
blooded und was tho result or reading
dlmo novel literature
Frank Joyce Is spending it few weeks
visiting his old Tennessee home.
Murray & Cook havo decorated tho
front of their" storo with attractive
Somo Individual who probably had
nothing clso to do, has created a gold
cxcltomont at Portales,
Several thousand pounds of wool
wero brought In this week to tho
Mnthcson Commission Co. warehouse,
W. L. Hughes has socurcd the
agency for tho Amarilio Steam lauiu
dry and will receive nil laundry work
ut hls'pliopi clothes returned promptly.
Tho Eddy Drug company 'plac
ed a lino now fountain In their store
last week und now furnish tho frigid
article In soda to all comers with the
Despite nil reports to tho contrary,
the Ouiuti'.NX Is turning 'but somo of
tho best Job printing over done in the
town. No trouble to show work and
T. A', tirell returned homo .Tuesday
from forty miles south of Midland,
bringing with him u bunch of horses
which ho wilt locate on his ranch fif
teen miles south of town?
Tho preliminary examination of
Floyd Maker and Leo Phillips tho two
boys who stolo tho property or Oassl
goll Hros. und Murray Sc Cook nfter
breaking Into the houses; besides deal
ing theMiorso and wagon ofLowen
bruck Stono was called luBt Satur
day. 'Jpiiey waived examination and
fn dofitliltof 8200. bull woro remanded
to Jail Eo'hwalt tho action or tho grand
Itev.Ot. K. McCllntock.of HI Paso
orrlved Saturday morning and preach
cd at tho 5J 15. churen Sunday morn
Ing and dVehlng. Ho wont up to itos
well Tuesday ond will return to-duy
and preach at the Methodist church
uguln to-morrow, morning und oven
lng. Tho reverend gentleman Is high
ly pleased with Carlsbad aud says the
chances for Invostmpnt hero aro us
good as In HI l'aso or any other town
lu the west.
Tho sohool board has been In cor
respondence with Prof. J. A. Wood, or
Las Vegas for somo time and have
finally olosed an engagement with htm
to UK the Kddy school as prlnefpNl
tor the coming year. Prof. Wood has
the endorsement of Prof. OrelghtM,
superintendent at schools of Uiiavos
oo u u ty and for two years prUieJpal of
the Kddy sohoos. Prof. Wood has
been In Las Vegus for uboul six yours
ns prluolpal but leuvui on ueeount or
the combining or the Las Vegas pub
lie schools with tho .Normal sohool
l'rof Crelghton says lu his paper, the
Ibtawell ltWml: "With nil due re.
gurd to those who havo been ut the
Imd or the cehool In the past It Is con
fidently believed that Prof Wood Is
the bostquullllod man yet selected for
the position "
AUWvHitU ol Admiral
steskd it Iffr-loi
ot a tin
SODA WATER, '
T. F. BLAOKMORE.
2 Doors south of Hotel.
EDDY, N. M.
D. W. aORHART,
HILLSIDE DAIRY FARM.
F. F.. DRY ANT, Proprietor.
Freeh Milk, Croom and Butter Delivered to
All Parts of tho City.
Special Cows for Invalids and Children. '
COWS FROM OUR KKU1STHIIKI) HltltlJ OF JHR3fcV OATTL15
FOR S.CLU AT ALL TI.MU3,
H Doors llutow Hotel Windsor,
Eddy, INI. M.
A gonural hanking
Kxclinimo (uriililiM) to suit
lotuert (T ol clinrwe.
Arthur R. O'Quinn
Ascnt lor BttillU and1
Vur "Tba Life and
Yi un. Miuni turn-
ilras). Willo HUH
, iro new bjuod img .
S. T. BITTING,
EDDY, NEW MEXICO.
SnorUttB Goods. Saddlory,
Smldlory i lardwaru,
Larpst Stock aid Lpsi
Price!! in ihe Hi y.
A A A A A
And the best cone
Syruiw und crust.
Fruits are what V:t
Kddy l)ru Co. draw
their duo sndu from.
Wo will still keep up
our past record and
serve only tho -best,
Cold as Ice!
: Eddy :
J Co. v I
Oil? aftexlrijff .
fnm leM N. .
Kduy rlnir oir: you novo ue.i
good town and havo dono the blgRCSi
omquntpf ndverllslng for ihevalle
Jlut you aro dedtl now. Pence to your
w'h . ...
uarisuau, ring on; im
been born but you nro o live young
nt roost grown alroady. You have
an illustrious ancestor. Muy you nev
er fall a whit behind and may your
watora prove to bo for the neaung o
tho nation, Peace be unto Uico.
Friends Took Care of Them.
Sheriff Hlgglns and his deputy, Will
Italnbolt, returned Tuesday night from
their trip up tho Pecos river In scorob
of tho horse thieves who crossed the
L F D and - V ranges about ton daya
ago ond stolo several nnlu.als. They
trailed thorn to a point about 15 miles
abovo Fort Sumner, whore the trait
disappeared and could not bo picked up
again, Thoy went on to tho Canadian
river at a point abovo tho Deli ranch
and went down tho river for some dls
tance below the ranch, without hearing
anything of them . Thero were two of
the thieves and they wero seen by sev
eral parties. They rode Into tho'Peces
river at ono point andthon went right
upthorlvor In tho water about two
miles beforo coming out and after that
crossing the river repeatedly, endeavor
Ing U throw anyone who might fc'low
them off tho trull. Sheriff Hlgtflns
feels certain that they wero aided by
fr!3nds -to elude pursuit. Itoswell
Uarlsbad rent estnto men announce
that after August 1 tho prlno of all re
sidence lots will be advanced from 50 to
100 per cent. In only a growing town
would such nerve bo found.. Carlsbad
Is oil rllit. It has suddenly futiud it
self to bo n grout cattle shipping ppint
for the Texas plainsmen, who snip
over tho now line from Rosowoil load-
lug ut Unrlosbud Instead of at a north
ern station, us was expected, tour
hundred our loads of cattle leave Uio
stock pens this week. A Carlsbad
denier lius Jut for wurded lOO.UiX)
pounds of wool. Several buslniuis
buildings lire under construction.
The sheepmen of the county of
Kddy uiul adjoining cmiutlu;,. tiro to
ciuoflU'd to meet nt the court' linusu l;i
Curlsbud at - p. in., Saturday, .luno 10.
C. W. l.itwm. Inspector.
It Is now Curlsbud, If you please,
Pendleton & .luinn have Hue livery
rigs, hay mid grain at lowest rates for
cash. i , . .
(leo. I.ncuR will do all kinds ot dray
lug und haiiliug promptly.
Peaches for Canning.
People ik'Klrliig pcavhes for canning
and preserving are advised to leave
orders ut Tracy MoKwun's (it once,
for the eurly crop will bo the only
plentiful one. Price 83.00 per IPO
pounds at tho Tracy orcliurcl.unu
delivered In Kddy. my 18-lt
Relll'5 Stock Pasturp
Native grass and good waten 81.00
n months 2 miles S. W, ot Fddy
TUB SliMI-WnEKLY NRWS"
Jk.t a. "XToxy 31sO7r;ir,loo
kTriP Hemt'Weekly News (Oalvcuton or IVI-
Itnch Issue eoiiilsts ol oislit nao. 1 tiers
nro special ileinrtmcnm,W tlm iarmors, Ilia
InUlos nnU the Imj) nml girls, bps'-' t .
worW oi Rsiirn new mailer ll)u,trt,eS
article, fie. ' 'Wo om.r "ine bXvll?
Sows nncl the ri -jnKyT (or molitn lor ttie
low cliii;,,,,,, price oi js.TJenin. Tills Klyes
Vu tUnm rwpeni a week or IW papers a year
forarlilloulouily low price. Iliitul in yuur
ulflii)tloii at 1'ijvi'.
A. J. ALLEN
A. N. PRATT, Proper.
U. J. Tliemas,
U M. Collier.
'j;hoios & Collier,
BDDY. NRW IBX
And all kinds of Supplies.
BronHon Ulock, - Edy.
1 desire to say tu the neonlo of Kddr
mat i nave moveu my siook or uar
Saddles, Ungates, Klc, from Mid
una have nnennu
door to the K. K rtstaurant
ini) etoland oonslsts of
atftt aful best uoocu to tin found
lid 1 IutIIo the nubile to call on mo
when in need of anything In this lino
Reoalr Work Done