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af Mir Mi twt HvMt ksre prae
Mcar 1 W Ufa. TIM ftroi uW
Ites aldlacs, each 10 by It?
feet. In ttit Mriuct rtf ttaalr bus
wa,( aaa. rfanr faMUst an OrM
nveMM m cm on "Jh-af swam,
?tM aM wmmm mm, afhieh ta
tM.aiin start, to in -mart of Mr.
0. n7Dmmtr, d-f-Tinsr (H absence of
My.fHwin, Mi h away m his
iSLatlTin, Mr. Canper la MbhT awl
btKlMjvWMHr" jmmI MM) wHIi
tirm ttiii tmut. Mr. (Tntir k front
UmliviM. lUaUtcky, M Ma dim.
.(kattr MMhrw wniarlawa in ttw
4aaaa arv AaMajAayarf karatit.
4i ta UHMMilily modarn ami up.
liMMaa m aoary rat4 aad aarrKt
a auwaiial Mac of tmalna. w.ur fur.
ami wmlanry. iUXkhw only Main(.
wil brawat In each of (Hp liftr.
H'lipr hvo tlie nsrlu(vc rtbWbutlmi
of many t(mlard braiHlx. Inclmlhix
KupprnUclwer clolhln-, Wnlk-Ovrr
ii(M, Hrtman irunkn, tic.
Thfl tefn oft Wlver avMlwo U
w4vr Ww iimiaaniitnt of Mr. I. J.
0!cm. aM iiMnrifacl fitriiure ami
birriwre matt, waO nac hM wHh
the Brra tor ten ytn. Mr. (Mo
It ori4ftlly trcm Na- York (a4. A
ummI ateft) ka been reeanM) aaVI.
nl lettM akxvi whfch la uaad ami
iHila"l M a.ahow raaaa fa Mm
fitm i m awl i tn Itaa af fun
i-ttMM, wbwhwWa. fwrNaVaa. floor
CMttaw mm! Araarlaa. Alaa Iwmu
mm raw n Nrmitor. awrryhM, otriy
firw atMk. . A II ii I aM i Mrfurr of
prti )mmmtt aim ft wm tHHkt(iiK
DUnl. which la ciuil1o of tUfam tl
kltuh of )4uwalng. ilraiii hoalhii
and inrlal vt-ork, InclmllH? ibir, nxtU
alor n'(lrlw. vli). lliU I one of
I no icaitMff iiiiimuing snopa in own
Tim ilmnhlnK tkiartmoiil dji-M
lurxn anxflinl of contract work. TI1I.1
di'iirlnit'iit wi wtalilHlicil flvu
ycirs.so. Ttm Silver avenun lnrr
miknj a tpctlalty of niliwr bl(inK
fur !u-h jrHhi macklMry.
Tho fwlky of M4t tor, wMelt U
tlrletly ritM ki at all liax. U In
-Hell RclMtto (too4i at frtots
low as Can Ho ConsUtrnl Willi flood
8rvi$o."'They l malntnln a largo
warrhougQ oh KaHread avcHiif,
wlirrrai w krpl Uhj kwmu4 stock
of truchliwnv hnaT lwwar. olr .
A ww varar heating system wWI ho
i4l'ld bi Um h7wrtf itefP.
wkkth wHt tervs'beMi placed, in ttw
The fhM of KnrJIiaua Ax- a hul
lint Ike Hrm Is cwSffThi keep wp
ar.d rtw aueceMfully aueh a. Jatrs
lurieM k MKh a amatl town i tkjo
lo their oul-tiMowi aaiatt, Tho
ilofan of I ha Jitm k, "Tho Btoro
That Vatuea mvmr Another excel
letU faaawa ttf IW lre In he chHt
emttrw. verytMt tiM'lalii Weiwf
&m ttt better ttw MvM4 natftlla.
tlDN bulH lt' Nordhaiw; TWJa4
i:cm at tho irean( Umi M rtmJ
In esKcas sf M pef,eNl evff tttaiof
htal yc' vohtme, tte in at' mm) I
Htatwrr fa-Mm eseetfctlt. cteratAon
llhil. Mr NmtMtMM i"rwiH
U' always very (HUttWic over the
future ef hodi hht hwataeaa wt Uh
cHy. TM kM aen ho tH Wtar
m hK retnarkawe mmmm rtxMa
liMlaal tol to.
Oie of Uewimt lameel aftd bnt
lnishMM wtrprice, mii una of
which m moM bo extremely
proud, Is th llHited Land and Wa
Icr CwifjRy, Oraaltrd and mn liy
earperlencett mm, who know every
detail of tli lminea, and wlili the
jierfect cnojrathxt anion the eirt.
ployee, Ike Unlled Ijiml ami Water
(!cmfur, by their teinh-rn bmifte
methtMi. can afford k furiilh. and
ili'iN furnlah, what la conceded to be
I no pureel wnler sli!e, a a very
lCw rlti lo lt r.imtoinertti
tJHTM (dm 4 ownc4 by Mr. Valen.
1m J'eyliMt. who kk hu reafcHhwe
w im .Awereii. r I. B..iiny
le )H(MlMwlei(, whHe. Mr, 0..M.
rWo ' wiwaBT. Mf. CoUou
WaVfi drfaa frf iiusMllen bwl 'dm
to aqatoawti pm nwwMi. TlTiait-1
U uf bAOt U
wjT, WM waw oaMV uim ire
4atti iDlaaajla, II may la aaaoaMMied
un uau wi imu aae ateam hh
Wfw ta lat tmi mlf atMM'4HM
fit laywrtow gn twte wtteln
IK laMfattgf alVaaaflia Iftlt iM
aswf a aVIaiwtajr Wilaa tpv a1?' ay
in tr aat BMMM 0 man.
TW flew nwf)"y fm antl
tlM karanie of Ma kuabiaM palley,
wHH ta -famMM laaaaBMMl,' kat
bw baen no aaiall faalar kt tan up
rniMMaa if IkU firm, ataaaw kave
aliaaaV been vel aM are-Maw in
Ike pmaat of bale for Ike eliy lo
muu) orer im ooneern.
Ifcbl liWllir ema (K nrWtmil
lownall irf Datohnc and Mi wMMati
a hwf arreaae abeut.SaM aerea
aMrruiutdbht UM city; In fat I, matt
0.' Ike raaant addMfent ml of w4ikh
aralr Paiiawa ww cawalMu wm
bt txliad hr IkJa aewpatiy. Mr. (3. J.
IiauaiuN. Maf Mlfafker of Ike pre.
mm aaaaaaaer -of tka eumaanv.
Wm ttw mm wfco, lnaher with tit a
Hmet eeaaaaair. prakikiv U at
Mack reatuiMlalu for ptmkift IX' m-
ma on itte map s any nwer one
mm ijr concern.
II u announced Hie comvany ex.
Deeli lo oneraUs alont the real estate
itn t far an It In known at pmrnl
after Iho taklnx over of the water
dejiarlment by Ike cHy, Mr. Me
Carly. Ike preaeni sueerinlendenL
wobaWy wohM Nat MatH. K, ktR It
m a aeir evHfHtt mi I mi hi own
iMraonal preaTtiatveneia and hi
modem and wldiawako atattd, which
I'M been lakett faarlcaaly and with
out vac I Ik lion. kM bern nnn nf Uy
leadinf facloe m tke pofHtlarity anil
nwi er MM nrm vih which he
daaea aad fJaaaaealana.
Wkat May ba ajeaaM6aleiied la, Ikr
mvo wwnpaa, counted wh hard
work and attention lo detail, per-
iicij la no rietier oxemm net) amonti
uiumrij iioutee or ix-min loan mil
or Flelde two itore, under luo
pcnxiiiol iuporvlilptv, of Mr. Altiert
Field e wa eelablinhed orlctlually
In Itfll under the firm namo Laffler
fi fc'lrld. Nr. Lefflrr wilhdrawliu
frvin Iho firm In January. 1017.
Since then the firm has been known
MHdy m Field'. Mr. Albert Field
Hm Keen here for tho pal M yeare,
heittK- one or tka pioneer of Dew.
mar. Mr. fiein a a native or Kaur-
man county, Toxat. a family man.
a limiu owner and a member of Dm
Uhainber or uommrrcn mid alno the
Pentlng Uhib. Ho U ! a member
of tbe city- council and Is now terv.
uifr a lecowi tenn.
aVHh atflm are under (he direct
asaai'aieat of Mr. Field, ke behw
abijr aaktd in Ike Pino alrect afore
by Mr. M, D. (JreeH. Mr. (Ireen le a
trntkfi af Mliiliriaai.and kaa baen
in m weaiem eewwry lor about
fifteen year. Me hi a family man.
Iiomq nwHer and kM been con
nected with Mr. Field for the nast
rour year. Mr. ureen it auo acmor
warden of tke 8U Luke'a Kpwcopal
Church of I We cHy, awl la no
n f tint muni wiMMment f rater.
K'ty men ki IMa part of tke elate,
Ho ia a Mkemer, Ked Man. Moaae and
an ei mcinacr or tke ciiy cihiwr
Mr. (Ireen W tkflrtHwkly exnerkneed
In hli tWnn Hue and hl pereonallty
t om of nr. rtchla beet aatein.
The Whfer avenue elore is preaWed
""T "7 T' Th V CaCIV 1 TTIISIJI,
who I a thormiKhly competent and
eiuiaelHKeil Wllllanl room man.
"aek" la a yowta: man, courleoua
aaV af a veer ideaeW iieraonallly,
swt ha., what aiajaaintaiuio among
iro viniaair man of tho lown.
Iw'aw dteaaea a general line.
of riaaM. Wttmvt. ciaaeelteii. foun
lain drhtka, aarnatM and confeclloi
awn tMaMMmnat an iiuhMtate M
I lard rmmn Amnntt Mr. Fleld'1
ctmpteM and t4a4ard. etosk at
clears may ba meatkMied wn lead
litv bfaMbi m Travkt Club, Interna-
Clonal and "f'ifhV Own." In tho
ctady llao (he I cade hi art) Qulmy a,
IVillfumt Chocolate thop cboco-
Inlcs, HhMTd, ChrUtophera ant
Jiilnnor.'s. A freih supply of pack.
Hn? and bulk good is always carrk-d
llio I'lne strrel ttore l 38 by e
ficl, while the Silver avcituo Knre
U 5014 by l!0. An averato or tm
employe in mainlnincd at both
ulnrcif. Mr. Field Imn two of the
i-'tiilliiK onil. moat Hp-ta4lo lon;j
hi bM given I we in wwi part mi
New Mexico, m4 the laor aerviee
that is pMwiany Pw- r wiem is
unejieelM. Mr, F.k iiefcikiaky aiari
4 W mhU way Mj4 kM WsttK U(i
aaaaalaeal taattaa aaeaa 1
jtora me rnwra maMaaaf
mmtmWr apnnlmait and i
fMax fMaMM Hfanw
(nm of Denilmt's naweet ihi(mm
MiMrpelaea h tkn Merchant's Trane-i
nr tiuaiai ny, tratiafer bad eteaej
Thlt nrm Is easily raeognUAd m inu
if lie ieadm; trarwfer cwuaanle m
ILL. ul II.. I. iJ.
imm rrr mill piIii mn
if t meUiods woiikl wem la pofnt
lo l heir early succcm.
Tke firm wm ectabMafcml here
about five months ao under i(i
present iiMmtiement. Tka firm i a
varliwtlp co mp as rd of Jr. A. Kus
enbark and H. U McKlnney, both
members uf the firm belntj aclhe.
Mr. McKlnney Km been hero ftvo
years and wm formerly ctmuecled
with tho Cotrf taenia! Oil Csmymtf
for two years. Ho U a fwi'ly man,
a nome owner ami hm HeeH a hM
i man all of hw Hfe. Mr.NcKm
nejr ki pceminml m fraternal cleetei,
naviwf been ckancer commander
of tho local KukihU nf Pythian
Lodae, and ban Icld Ihh honor for1
tke lt two year. Ho Ii aho a
Mason. Ho Is a native of tho statu
of Texas. Mr. lliwenbark has been
here about five and a half months.
rml Is from Hlllsboro, where he wa
engaged In aarirullurnl work. He
la a native of the slato or Texas and
was raised In Iho stale of Arltnua.
The firm does a general lino of
transfer and storage, hay and fuel
butlncM. Thry handle llroadhcid
aim cerriiloa coal. They maintain
two trucks and wairons In kretilni
with the Muscnbark.McKlnney Idea
or aervico. nieir ihisiaom Iim shown
usMdMitlal growth, havtmr In
ereaied wer IM per eent smeq
comma; hem Tho buHdm Hccupjed
i II by IM feet, and m addlthm
Moraae space the full Ictvatli of lh
Mock ki had.
Tho firm emolnys five. immuiIo and
Have a iNCr hhhio, "IMel
Phniril Vpv.', Tkn ' "
of netH pnrtfiers"Mi had .mHck',F
ui wiiii meir nnm-lli. ami Kurcr-H
l'cih memiior or inu linn are
anient boonteni of Dcmlnir. Tliat
tho pe)itlo iilinuld aniireciatn an
rttalillshmfnt of (hi class of a firm
In their city is a cir evident fact
nml the futiirf xurress pf I III ad
mlrablr aptioiutcd firm iceiiii ut
Patter and Ire.
One of Hie otilost FiilaMlsheil firms
now doing buslues In Dernliiir I the
iH'niiiig lco and Jlleelrlc (inmpany.
It Is owned by tho Federal l.lglil
and Traction Company of New York
litiy- r. It. ti, Thoinnwn. preienl
manager, luu been with the com
wmy for four years and hat lunl
cbsruu Were for the lail year und a
half. Mr. Thompson camo hero four
yrara ago bs chief enclueer. and
was then aelfmcd til Trinidad, tin
Iiir upeclal work in Iho tmllilins up
of effilclency. Mr. Thompson Is an
electrical and mechanical cng-inticr
anu u unlive or lienor Sprints, Ark,
ho iim nau prariicaiiy a urcluno ex-
perlcnco in this line of work. Mr.
ThomtMiHi Is a family man and
member or Iho Chamber of Com-
The Dcmlna; Ice ami Kleclrlc
CiiHwany has fourteen regular em
ployee, and wlh extra work Ihe
number or employes will frrauonlly
reach twenty. It furnishes eleelrfe
power fn all Its branched. Tim firm
ptindlcs Western .Electric wwblps
machines and Irons and Mufthca and
Wcalfnhouo rane. It earrie a
stock of small bealliuc apparstus,
such an curliiut irons immersion
hiatrr, ete. It also carries West-
liiRbouso lamiM. The company
serve on on avrmv iw cusiomer
a month furnlshltiK over HWWO kilo-
wads, of Mjwer. The company aliHi
manufactures and distribute pure
dhftilled water Ice, Urn. plant bavin?
a eapacHy of S Ions a day. U Iim n
larajo akkudim buslnrsa to the ur
nHiftdtag country which enables it
nt Lpm ffivuill, Tl, nT.o'.i...im.,t
to put out around 1,100,000 pounds
a lo has two auto delivery trucks
i. .. '..... ., ti . .
ror unliveries 111 not city-
Tho electrical plant and th Ice
plant aro combined awl wivcr rIkuiI
ofte-half block, Tka esilAaM value
Of lb'ptail is mm. 'fttirvlco" is
tho keynote, or their petlfly, aitil this
film efililers K U) bfl mo uf thn
most vital faclors In noxleni busi
ness, II has (ho franehi.se to
runilsh the city street Hants. Hri of
which are on onwnu'n-i pnieMsis
atid of the white way Ivne. Ttid
i4dnlbl jHflj-lfi is fumliheil by
m Bmwu m tw ewfieifiwaf eacn,
. a mm,
it Mm, to.
ntunshu1 ? aaaMatice. m
klMSMB, M Of Matt VklMKla
ima auy jmUmh iwaiMMs mm
m, ha Matmr Hsw mrye m
at ruber esmsmm May be. A
ciamwe- m UBM m IMi-
Uiantoer of Oaaawam, liw4
i If known 16 ' awi Uf itm
orcaniMiMwe M m kltvd m
ued here lett yaata aao mm
nI M buwtet limu. Ihc
iniK Lnainbijc til Uwhwcc. Inc.
us (ireeeMt Poaarf of Oirec-
wiiivii n niwm i j cur 17, iitu
ing: 4, u. couaer. presiuent;
Aoidhuus. iu-al nee m-oaiuent;
K. NalliiuuiNham, nVcvnd vico
tent, ami a, a. Tctiihe, Ircas-
twanl 01 Uircctoin J. o.
r, A. A. Temke, Henry Meyer.
Aordluile, F. I,. UllmotT. J. A.
uney, A. . I'ollsrd. A J. lid-
MtMFP and & lu YallandiKham.
. tillllnr Iim ptlMrl rlmt-pn tit Ur
Akny, secrctar. who has licen wilh
Hie ornanualioii for the last en
jfears. it ban aeiileved n wonderful
StfRVsa and It is almoil ImpomtiblQ
t-i H)iul out a single IiisImiico in
wkKh this onranlzulioii tailed to du
ua uuty. Mm. Altny is a native of
New York and ha bcru in U10 elate.
about clshl yeurs. What is sun-
ptrtcd to be 0110 of tho longest stoi
overs on record Is that which Mrs.
Amiy made. - BI10 had started from
her homo (0 California, ainl stopped
ever In Doming, itcault duo cham
ber of commerce that I open and
allvu every hour during tho day;
ami this city Is indeed forlunate 111
securing the services of such an
eatlniable, lady as Mrs, Almy, who Is
peculiarly rilUHl, bulls by experience
and liking, to this class of work.
It has been thromth tho Chamber
of Commerce that the fnojorlty of
important eulenirises havo item
brought to Iteming. The close co
operation and support tended to this
ormimialloii hy all the business men
in town is luileoil wtmderful. This
organization wm directly rcsponal.
bto for the coming hero of Iho to
mato canning lndulry ono fnclory
being located hero and one at Hon
dale, Iho tomatoes In thin section
being superior lo any lu America.
An eniM-clal realuru worthy of
mention is tho Armory situate! hero
which Is a largo brick structure and
contains me present Public Library.
'J lie community service organlta.
lion, which did such good work dur
km tho war, was taken over by the
bead of tho Chamber of Commerce
and the Public Library,' tho ,00)
swimming mk1 and the Armory and
iu equipment is now ror use by the
Tho Public Library has now on
luuuL about four thousand iiiliim.ee.
and Is a County Library. Owing to
Iho extreme economy now Decennary
In Iho management of the Library,
il la oiieu only two afternoon of
tho week, Wednesdays and ttaltir
days The Library wis made ikjssI
ble by a group of public spirited
ladles. It is under thn present man
agcmcjil of Mrs. It. C. Hoffman, who
Is librarian. Mr. Huffman ilenlc
it great di-al of her time lo the
The following is a list of the many
inducement Oemiiig offers to Hie
Armory; two banks; high school;
throe grade hcIiooIi; public library;
eight hotel; a greenhouse; n tan
nery; ten lodgecs; two newspapers;
altitude, 4X10 feet; Iho western
plrlt; four garages: two modern
hoiiltals; twq lumber yards; flO.OOi)
court, house; modern residrnres; 11
Hod Cms chapler; loins lo canning
factor'! Ice and electric plant;
broom factory; three transcontinen
tal 'railroads; n Chamber of Unn
mercc; government hospital three
miles from city; Its own water sys
tem; nine religious denominations;
text wells being drilled for oil hi
Mlmbrca valley, with splendid indi
cations, three wholesale commission
houses; publlti school enrollment,
1171; five auto repair almps; 600:)
acre cultivated In Mimbres valley.
IUID; 7GQ acres cotton planted in
MinUirea valley this year In excess
of W3 acres already culllvated;
wlthvawake rlly council; purost
water In America; Deming Club and
lull room; a skating rink; an ire
cream fselorys I'nlou station; tiO.
Oftt central Udephouo exchange; 25
miles cement sidewalks; theaters;
firo department; two aula flro en
glues ; 75-bnrri'l flour mill; Doming
Is the. hub of Iho mining ncllvllltM
of nout-hwclirn New Mexico; lliree
ivi)o(.miin macninr; very ueairo-
au-yoar ciimair; liit-io-nav
stores; h swiiiimliiK x'l. 00 by 120
feet; tourist rxmniiig ground; Item
ing is the sunning comer of the
tfunshlno etaus of New Mexico; Iho
air Is dry and 'Invigorating, almost
every my. j;an "puliioora" day. The
itigliUrirtr always cool and nteasant
for realful.-rerreijliliiK sleeit: puresl
wkff-r "la Amprlem OOOO tar rnnl
IHpW & Chut
Fornyi on firm ta gradually eb
soth Ha competitors until il is con
niled lo bo ono ol tho leading llrms
li) a city. Is indeed an achievement.
Surli Is Iho proud record of Hughes
& Cooper, Insurance, Abstracting
Kfttufcliehcd hero iu March loll.
tLh fim wm taiwuly luinwit
1! iMMaMij lafM
m iMwrbjd to Uim tta im umutt
km, iMOaabclk laMter. X A.
Wlto ami Um i, C Bakar Atawm.
Tim brasaat firm U a fwtnarabM
Mtwaaa a H. IUmtImm and HimmR
Cooper. TkM flrM abm dne all of
ike wwk for lh Luna Cowtty Ah.
arat ikmwany. a eimHirathm. Tke
afflears of ike Luna lUMhily AHlhaal
IMMpany are: 'U. N, l)iihes, pre.
daol; Menry MeHkel, Vico president,
and Aaell Omper, manager, i hl
rtiM itoes all Hie abtdracfliifr for
l.uaa rowitr. Mr. Hughes Is now
raehter of tho Deming Naliaaal
Hank, He Is a homo owner, a mem
Iter of the -Uhamberi pf CommeroQ
r. Hughes wm county clerk for
s period of seven year and is oim
ot tio most popular men In l.uua
county. Mr, Cooper liai been with
the dtrrcrcnl rirow that led up lo
the present nrganUatton for seven
years. Ho is Ihorougbly familiar
with every detail of this business.
as ho has practically had charge of
I lie actual work for ncxcn yran.
Mr. Cuc-per Is a young man of 3
pleasant personality that has had
much to do with the growth and
success of thn limine.
The firm hwe a gemral line of
liirtinioce. in all Hi branrhes, rrp
riwenlinc wnne 26 of the leading
companies iu America. They also
tic abstracting, conveyancing, and in
fact all classes of commercial work
of this kind. Tho firm's motto Is:
grrvtoo Always." Thai liie people
of Luna county appreciate a-firm of
ims kimi is clearly ii'moiiairami in
Hughes A. ("oniter' wonderful
growth and micitm.
. Cnnvriilenly located directly
across from the I'nlon depot, the
Commercial Unlet Is cnuceiled In lie
one of Oeming's leading hoslelrles
and the leading one ror Iho travel,
lug public, as the namo Indicates.
The Commercial Hotel has the
pi inid distinction of being thn oldest
mlabllalicd hotel in Iho rlly II Is
under the personal supervision of
Mr. W. It. Pearce, an old experi
enced hold man. The hole! though
having lieen under Mr. Pearce'i
mbnagciii'Mil for n littlo over two
months, is rapidly gaining lu pot
ularily, due hi no small manner to
his pleaut imrsnnallly and cour
Mr. Pearco Is from Marfa, Texas,
hire, where he was formerly iu tho
ccufectlonery hiiiliicss. Ho was in
tho hotel business for about three
years al Alpine, Texas. Mr. Pearco
It a family man, his estlmablo wife.
ably assisting in tho admirably man
aged hotel. Among the many char
acteristics of Mr. Pearco that mark
htm a an excellent host Is Iho fact
that his fifteen year residence in
tills wesioru-imlr-.las ,bwught
him Into cimlact with "m'lttTerutis
trarllng men, and it said ho run
call practically every "knight of Ihe
Blip between Kan Antonio, Texas,
mill Dishce, Arizona, by his lirsl
Tho Commercial Hotel is fire
proof and modern and liilivdato In
every riossiiile way. anil has
paclty of 10 guests. Ail rooms nrr
ciiuippcd with hot and cold running
water anil both private and public
oaths, ami 11 it imilerttooj dial
under the terms of Mr. Pcarco's
lease II rooms aro lo lie addol to
li'u- building In the near future
I hat this hostelry Is exlremnly
popular is demonstrated by the fact
lliey keep lull-up practically all or
11k thue. Then, loo. Iho rales here
aie remarkably reasonable, consid-
it nrr the excellent accommodations
11 Is indeed refreshing. In these
moderns days, to find a hole) man
who is no typical of Iho old wcslnru
hospitality, uud wllh Ihe fact that
one is made lo feel at the Commer
cial (hat he Is not merely paying
101 a room mil is a guest, anil maile
lo feel al homo, that it Is Impossible
to predict anything but a success for
Mr. Pearce lu his new business
Tin Kmk if atafMf
llcflerliug us II does tho solidity
and sound business principles that
havo marked the xllcy of The Hank
of Deming since lis Inception, Ihe
iemo!iul ol Iho officer and dlrcc.
tors has been no small factor In the
upbuilding of an Institution that is
tmlay reckoueil toj ono of the strong -
em biiii Hoimuesi or lis kimi in this
entire part of tho slate.
urgauizeil in mi as Tho .National
liaiil? uf IK'iniiig, the name was
shortly clianged to 'Iho llank of
Ihiinlug. Tills hank Is a state bunk
and entirely. Under the slate's, super,
vision, and carries with II tho usual
advantages enjoyed by slate bank.
llio rurnduro and future of this
bank are extremely modern aud up
(oslale, consisting of marble, llio and
polished brass. They have Just re
cently been installed and Bre the
equal nf many banks in the larirer
elllcs In fRCl the Hank of benilng"
interior- in equal or any in tho slate
of New Mexico.'
Iho urncrr ore: J. A. Malmncy,
president; F. M. Miirchlon, Vice
Pn-sidciils li. (1 Htowji, Cashier,
and K, A. Vance, Assistant Cashier,
llio Of fleers are director, aiid the
leiiowing named nro alto d rectors
C. I Baker, A..W, Pollard and .Mrs,
Mr. J. A. Kalionev luu been here
forty yearn, and is one of the pio
neers oi iho wiy or 'jjcniing Ml.
Mahaafty U am ot thi loads it eUi.
city aatt bi mm
"P tol 3-? Stt' 51
asi aad tkm-
neM im Laths
mar ba U4 tmtt . lUaVwar Is of
Ike (ype wblsk every torn builds
rtsfff aistMVflM owM,sltvpbuu
to be avorwlMdrmKi by clrcuai
sMHcee, wketker a risjfl perkid or a .
boom per bid, Ike slurd, MtfwdMrt'
for ihe growth of im ynmtmm
waslriii eesmtrj'. Mr. Mahossey hi a
tMllv'j ef fmllaHa imd bM beeM
iHrsideHl of tin! bank fur two yans,
Bltliouiih he has been .comiecleil
wild il ror a number or yrara. Mr,
V. M. Mtirchison, Vice Prosbtent, in
inactive, and Is Willi Iho First Nii
iioual Hank at til I'aso, Mr. Murchl
eon Is a well known banker and l
considered one of the best m Iho
Poulhwest. Mr. II. C. Browti, Cash'
fer.-who at present is mi his vaca
tion, grew up in the bank, his rather
having established II originally.
Mr. vanco has been with tho bank
for two years and is from Texas.
Mrs. Kalo Corlielt, director, Is n well
known business woman, while Mr.
Maker Is a prominent capital 1st. Mr.
i'oiiani is n real estate man ana
The original capital of Iho bank.
wni f30,nu9, wniri! was recently
raised to 160,000, and at present tho
combined capital mid surplus 1
W0.IHW. The courteous aervlen and
(ho conservatism that has marked
the banks policy has bad tnuth to
do with lis growth and success. In
line with the banks progressive
policy, they are Installing a modern
safe deposit system. At the bank's
last call io resources and llabill.
lies, were fciOWO-Wi. One of tho
strongest features of any hsnlc Is
the mailer or individual ilrponit.
ami one of the slnmgotd features
nf the Hank of IVtniiig is that Iheir
individual deposits are well over
one-half their tola! resource. Tds
means that Ihe iwopln recognize llm
solidity and safely of Ibis linnk.
which safeguards their money in
every possible modern way.
The llank of Deming wishes lo
solicit Ihe business of the banking
public and offers them every ocroni
modallon compatible with eafe link
Ono of tho leading contracting
finns lu Deming is Dlcudutmu c
Aimitrong, located on Hi l vet4 ave
nue. Although bavins beep estab
lished hero only twu years, Dieu
dvune & Armstrong havo succeedeil
through modem busiurss mclhods
and expert workmanship in building
up an enviable trade In Iho contract
Air. Dlcudouuo bus lieeu here for
Uveiio"yVaH comltig fronfCaliror
ma, of which stale he is a native.
Ho is a family man, u home owner
mid a member uf tho Moose -and
lied Meu. Ho has had several yrara'
experience with Iho contracting
business and Is familiar with il iu
every detail. Mr. Armstrong has
Ikmmi here eight years and camu
hire from Alabama, lie Is a nativo
of the state of Indiana. Mr. Arm
strong had about twenty-five years'
exicrieuco in tho paint, (tapering,
decorating nuil sign writing lines.
The building occupied by this
film is 23 by 100 feci, and four
people aro employed thcrsiln. This
company carries a full stock of
palnl and pupcr fur coutracl work,
but da no retail business, The firm
l. fortuuato in tho fact thai both
partners aro experts iu their differ
tin lines, and Dlctidotme & Arm
strong solicit and deserve the con
tract work of Demliuc and this vlchi
uy on n basis of fair prices, .expert
workmanship and all work gunr
uutocd, Storage Kutlerlea wtd hjahtnn.
Ono or the most Kipulr repair
shops iu Dealing Is that of lleckerl
llrolliers, located at U'Q liold avc
uue. Carrying such famous tmes M
llio Kxldo batlerles and OWtkW
tiles and doing only cxiierl work,
bolh partners being thoroughly ex-
pcrlcuccd iu Iheir line, this Hrm U
one of tho leading automobile i
In this lino In this itarl of the
The firm Is a co-partneinilp cmi.
sifting of Joo Decked and Itarl
lleckerl. and has been c(
hero for two years. Mr. Jiwi DeefcaH
is n native or iX'iiilng. Ho H a
family man, a home owner and kM
had five years exuerieneu ht ass-
inobllc wurk. Mr. Karl Dct-fceVt Wax
aiso had atxml five year' lafrjii
enco iu this line. Ha wus a srtrisiBitt
op the Polytechnic InstHiste ttflihi;
Tho firm does a xvHetat Ikie of
bnllory ami Igfliliou work. Tky tnro
exclusive agents ror tke tMm-i
Kxldo batteries. Tlmj- asW Isasatle
ballery ami repair patHav mr- ail
make of atoruw balMfhiu. m km
a supply tr rental baitwhHt wtaaw
at all lnm. Thsy iwakr itga&
of ifniltUm rwarti; aarryW Vmm
Th btilll fecttNkxt hi J6 by
only firm hi
IM city, and
Hon, I hey are
only om. at
asjt of MtM-BM
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