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Frederick Remington, artist,
author and sculptor, and Henry
Smith, prominent New York law
yer, and a friend of Mr. Reming
ton, were Tucumcari visitors this
week. They are touring the south
west to recuperate from a hard
winter's work. Mr. Remington
was formerly a cowboy and stock
man in the southwest, and is well
known all oyer the country as a
painter of western outdoor scenes.
Mr. Smith is a very successful
lawyer and politician in New York.
In answer to a question Mr. Rem
ington said: "l have just finished
a hard winter's work and thought
I would come out to the favorite
part of the country to thaw out
and recuperate." Mr. Smith
spoke in a similar viow and is
very much pleased with the trip.
M. B. Fowler of the Tucumcari
Beer & Ice Co., will return to
Kansas to continue treatment
under a specialist for cattarrh.
Skillful Porto nicann.
Tho natives of Porto Rico fashion a
variety of useful and ornamental arti
cles by hand from the palm leaves,
gourds, cocoanuts and other products
of tho Island. They are skillful In weav
ing hammocks, hats similar to pana
ma hats, and a great variety of bas
kets. Canes, paper knives and other
articles are carved out of the native
woods, some of which show curious
and strikingly ornamentul markings.
The senoras and senoritas of Porto
Rico are especially skillful with the
needle and produce a considerable quan
tity of fine drawn work and laces.
A Swedish girl Just arrived from the
Id country attended evening service at
a Duluth church. The minister, seeing
she was a stranger, shook hands with
her at the close of the meeting and
said be would And pleasure In calling
upon her soon, whereupon the girl,
blushing, hung her head and bashfully
murmured, 'Tank you, but Ay have a
For Araatenr Thenplnnn.
Knox I hear you'ro getting up nn
amateur theatrical club. Woodby
Yes, and now we're looking for a good
Biotto for tho club. What would you
suggest? Knox What's the matter
with "Think twice before you act?"
The Groom I can't see that check
your father placed among tho wedding
presents. The Bride Papa Is so ab
entmindrd! lie lit his cigar with It.
Our energies are our outward con
sciences. ShnkeBDen re.
Amateur Sportsman I say, did I hit
anything that time? Gamekeeper I
think not, sir. There warn't nothing in
sight but the birds, sir. Judge.
A brave man Is sometimes a despera
do, but a bully Is always a coward.
Notice to the Public.
I am prepared to dig you a well,
and guarantee my work. Can
handle any quick sand or other
treacherous ground. Write me at
Tucumcari, N. M.
F. M. Smith,
23-4t p Tucumcari, N. M.
Screen Doors at Jackson-Gailh-raith-Foxworth
Co. 24 tf
Insurance that Insures,
aitf John F. Skaman, Airent.
$2 FOR. $1
And "Some More." That's pretty
good isn't it? One dollar invest
ed now in Tucumcari Town Lots
will brintf in two dollars inside of
twelve months or sooner. That's
We are exclusive agents for Tu-,
cumcari Original Town Site and
Daub's Addition, the
and the property that
Tucumcari doubled its population
in the past twelve months; it will
double again in the next twelve;
keep your eye on the indicator and
see if it dosn't do it.
We sell everything in the shape
of dirt. See us or write us.
BELL & McQUAID
South Side West Main St.
B. F. Herring. M.D. C. J. K. Moore, M.D
HERRING & MOORE
Physicians & Surgeons.
Office and residence in central telephone
building opposite the new bank.
Tucumcari, - Nkw Mux 1 co
m" 'PHONE 100
FOR SALE: Sweet potato
slips, cabbage, tomato, pepper and
Bermuda grass plants. Write for
T. Ionks & Co.,
4-6-4t pd. Clarendon Texas.
I HADE rnKKKB
Anyone sending n sketch and description may
quickly ascertain our opinion freo whether an
Invontlon Is probably patentablp. Communica
tions strictly oonudontlal. HANDBOOK on Patent
ont free. Oldest nponcy for socurtaffpatonu.
Patents token through Munn & Co. rooolra
tptttal notiu, without charge, in tho
dentine n tnmcan
A handsomoly Illustrated weekly. I-arcwt clr
dilution of any sclontldo Journal. Terms, S
your: four months, L Bold byall newsdealers.
MUNN &Co.3B1Bd" New York
Uranch Offlco. G25 F Ht Washington. I). C.
Kabrieli fc Mitchell. JProps
We have seed oats and Speltz Macaroni wheat and
barley. Have a car of maize, kaffir corn, millet,
broom corn and in fact all kinds of field seed
bought. They will be on in due season.
All kind of feed stuff constantly on hand.
I Magazines, Periodicals, Confections, Cigars
Tobaccos, Etc., at
Campbell's Old Stand. Tucumcari, N, M.
j C. H. YOUNG,
Contractor and Builder.
Estimates for all kinds of carpenter work on
EAGLE CORNICE WORKS
A. B. HEETINQ & CO. Props
Copper and galvanized Iron Cornice, Steel Ceilings and Sky
Lights, furnace heatings, stock and storage tanks and general
repairing, sheet iron of every description. Metal windows a
specialty. Tin, slate, tile and gravel roofing.
Box 167 Office and works between 2nd and 3rd st. Tucumcari
ELK DRUG STORE
We have opened up an
entirely new stock.
Pure Drugs and Pre
scriptions a Specialty.
HEADQUARTERS FOR EVERYTHING
PATTERSON JSlfiOTIf EKN!
General Blacksmith and Wood Work.;
HORSE SHOEING A SPECIALTY.
Main Street .... Tucumcari, N. M.
M. H. KOCH
Furniture and Undertaking
Large and well assorted stock in both lines. Prices rea
sonable. Store across from Post office, Tucunv.ari.