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FERSUNTK. SATtWD AY, Oct 1ft
1 4 , 2fr PER CENt REDUCTION ; '
WOTOWG IS RESERVED AWED NO SPECIAL SAIiE'' PREPARATION HAS BEEN MADE-!
I RICES and artkkWam too numerous to enumcriatc but everything goes at a reduction of twenty cen4son
; evarv doll. LulW wvd. CWdrtnY arid Shoes, Men's and Boys- Apparel andShoes,
' "Corsets, Uhderfarmtatf, Millinery, Pmjc Godi, Notions, Trunks, Handbags, Blankets and omfortillsgo
at the mhm: reduction. '
STANDARD MERCHANDISE QNLY IS CARRIED SUCH AS,:
Holeproof and La Franc Hiiiiry.
Kabo Coraets and Biatakfjw.
Eecria CoraeU and Wawte,
Athena Uadorwaar. v
Wiifthmor aiffii Weiworth WU.
Sasay. Jane Dresses.
Queen Quality Shoes. Etfccafor Shoes.
I is .to your interest;kiyift
winters. supply hev.atatJ
of 20 cents on Woty AtiWf
Society Brand Clothes.
Style Plus Clothes. '
Wilson Bros'. Furnishings..
Arrow Shirts and Collars." " tw
Justin and Kellv Boots:
Florsheim and Regal Shoes.
It is to your interest to buy your
winters supply here at a saving
of 20 cents on every dollar.
DEMIHG, N. M.
Couriers "Kid" Contributor
Wiser Than His Years
Tho Courier has discovered an
embryo newspaper man in Colum
lius whoso first contribution will bo
hailed Willi Joy by many router. It
may bo said of IliU, lsl Ural contri
bution, that It shown ha I devoht,'of
Imagination and thai Ills mind lit ono
trained In lirrsayii and fuel. Ills
remarks may bi somewhat cnu.il lo
but' Ihe i'dliir will" be responsible
for hi assertions ami will endeavor
to hold'hlm In leash.)
Dear Mi'. Editor: As 1 am gotag
4a mfc-f, awe they, eat HAT
. SNAP. Ami U? bv aw whf he.
' " Mart. Ikm't lafce wtr wart tar It
try a Hkaov Cat aad efefrf
wast'l dwell It Haii pvm tip all
te lo KAT-SNAf, Three
9Sc Ue (1 Mke) rMttl( far
mnry, Kitchen w OHr.
fSeaUe ('i Imm) fr Chkkeit
uk'farmtmi t"bSiaai. ffiu ruiir
SeM al ftuamnaoMl lay A. I).
Proa M4 Ortwiws rM Co,
to beebmo a real clUzen of Columblu
hy rakllns my lint volcat tlin fall
election I am already feeling .my
nfrta and I also bollcvo 1 havo aaixood
a right to be henj In tho olticlal
ncwKvi)pr of Luna county aa. wall
na nil tlirso ollior wrltert. To1 enow
ynu how old I am and how good
my memory U I can truthfully atalo
I hat I know and am known hy all Iho
ploncorn of lUli locality, and aa you,
Mr. Kdllor, have, hern hr but a
hort tift ( wy bo of rlubla tiolp
lo you pi Hvo data on every clt
lien hi Colundms. whether lie- Is
KOod or ld My faMwr lauatil mo
this yirfem aaybta; "gm, every
llmo you hear anything Kood said
about a raaldenl keep-It in ntfaMl and
every lime you hea.r anything' had
ntmut o clilten, write 11 itown,
but only when the ilUanokefl word
are ld In the presence of wU
ncMea, for libW (ay eea; whUe not
considered m had aa eow-atealhiK,
In reality la iHiiKlr waeae, for
libel htackeM ,a hmki's character
to hi own hkr family' delrl
menU So have wilneatM. jkw, and
ace (hat (hp ink b.Ruod, awl In year
to cqiiKt you will liavo documentary
evidence, which will bo worth
while I have followed (natruclioiu
and may be to carry my point, as I
IT IS DIFFICULT '
To foof the maferMy af Hie tire4n mast at tho Uac. Tho vote e
. frf Jfco peopki li a verjr'awi:! oalnton
TO GO BY3
T Aa lotto IHey mi thrlr ntwj f aaatoval am a Baait ym-
' Vtwoy Umw It I rfllnble bhI ncrvm Hs"twomtn well.
jOur Pajrops Are the People
H jwi do mil hoj nil ArciiHwl 4 thar.MaaA-WB tavHr yw kt fe
m' hdnters THY UH. "
f't .i 'i ' '
THE COLUMBUS STATE EAKK
0'. ' " a
a "I Uhk Upon Iho Mmi ns Hah.Wha Hw Hatti(AerMaA?
am Bolni; lo bucomo o clllini now, I
may bo comelled to tmo mj "bonk.
This Is my flrsl election and Ui mu
It means much. Why ii It that the
women knock their own act wora
than mcu. I'm only a kid ynu might
ay, but I've liearu two dlilerent
school tcachcra here In the public
schools knock joa Willa Uell whu
wants to be superintendent of the
county's school. Now I'vo been to
school hero iu Coluukbus and 1 have
attended a .larger aehoul and I know
that tho Million of school inneriu
j temlcnl Is an executive ono and Hint
It Is nut a "teaching position. And
if Mrai J oo Willa licit doesn't know
ir.oro about what iho school
of this county needs than hvr op
ponent then I'm craiy and not the
smart young man Hint I think I am.
Why, alio Is tlio mother of two
children and ' Mi fact atone gives
hut a personal Interest In tho
schoola that her exponent can't pos
sibly have. Miss Morrill Is a sweet-
raccd Kin. .wjiy site w only rour
lears older than I em. and Mrs. Uell
While fhn is Imt litllo older than
cither ono of lis Is a grown woman-.
Brown In many ways and grown be
yond her years. Why, Mr. Kdjtor,
Imagine Hutli Merrill giving orders!
Then Imaflna a-Columbus school
teacher taking the orders wllh uoi)
grace, say nothing or hercarryinit
them out. I iloiYl lau$h often, be
cause lliavr been compelled lo take
my youmi life sertou'sly, but It al
most make mo laugh lo think or
such a condition.
I saw a couple of Items In tho
Courier where you took a crack al
tho board and the mayor about
street signs. 1 Suppose you was kid
ding, because those street signs I
know were ordered In the apring and
I know if they had arrived Mr. Ulalr
would havo had them put up on
Nha corner witch they peloug and
frherc they are so sadly nded be
cause Mr, Iiar has such ait Interest
hi Cdlumhut, May o I should have
on lit bcriiiifi ne lias v. many luler
els in Colunibus.
I' know I am youiis and not oer
my iHy dreams, Imt I finylo dream
111 the day tlm? because Hie hurros
ant niiHiInir wlhl til iilcliL IIItr IIikv
do In Doming and they distUH) mH
reaiiw by urayiiiK, Whal hecam"
of Ihat tiondkwpcr viiyway?
o water fiaiunlay and tin water
Punday tilt afternoon. I "law Ihe
Mimarahtn Wllllstn lvliln l'ni'rvlnir n
fliucket Sunday inornliUf. Wtuidec
What nvll do nt (no next innleoi
nicctliig, Ml bet ho passes an ordi
i)ance dcwMdiii tkat a real plum
her lie called III to IU Iho well rn.
Blue. NolKxIy likes a plumber no
how hut when you need a plumber
you need him bad all miiico as doc
tor. Who started that Idea any-'
way of not hiring a plumber when
tho city well needs fixing?
1 ace another rabert has oiicinxl
up and thai another grocery ilore K
Closing up by orders of the "lieriff.
runny world this, isu L itr
Th ore's a soclsllit in -'Columbus,
In fuel them are several of Ihcm,
who own properly. lot vf properly
as this town'goesf Why don't they
split their properly .up with other
socialists who haven't got as much?
Looks In mo like they are buying
their way Into heaven" throiiRh Ihe
appeal lo reoson.
Bay, Mr. Edilor. are any of our
county offlcialsiiKHiiallsU or bolthe
vlkls? According, to (he last Isnie
of tho Courier llm co-operative ton
managers in. Denting hired a man os
tensibly, thsl'a a good word. Isn't
II, lo address (Item regarding the
success of co-opundiug and instead
he addressed the. galhering on the
good merits of soviet Hutsla. Well,
I belong to tho Anifeiean Legion und
II anyf thoso bolthevikl ever at,
tempt to etWees a meeting in Co
lumbus I'll the Columbus base
Nit club lo duck them in the- nr-roya.
I knew it would come. The re
publicans, at lutsl a good many of
ihnm. aro now out for Jack Smyer.
I soa that Ihe Demins (Iratililo hud n
swell letter from .una or Jack
eraser's old friends wn In Okla-
nwmf iiraning jbck as n. mair and n
pal. Of course you, Mr. Kdltor, aro
far Jark all Ihe lime, but it was
Jusfflne or tho Oinphlc to boost for
Idm. Coming, from a republican
newspaper It will help Jack and I'm
glad of It. Whlls r am on tha suli
Jert'l waul lo say lhut llio remihll-
raiss up lit Denilfig aw lelllng what
they are going to do providing by
any hook or crook they coidd gel
their candidate lit. They are lelllng
Ihe Initios thai Columbus is a hor
Hdownvand Ihal they are going to
ttmH mmky Says, "Hat Cost M
' "W'o couhlit't It'll what nas rloir.
R'lig up our toilet and drains, Wo
Maa io war up iioor; pities, eic.
found a, fat's nest In, basement, They
nu ciiDoni mo piprn wiui reiusc
The plumlier'a bill wan $123, IAT
SNA1' cland the rodcnU nut.
,Thrci slses, 85c, fBc, 92$. iSold
and guaraniepd hy A. D. Frosi an1
come down here and rlean out Ihe
proslitutos and slop boollesKliiK and
gamhlliut and make Ibis place u cliy
lor u ministers son lo live in -just
like that man ticovillu turned Dem
ing into a paradise. They say thai
republicans would never stand for
uch communis. Hounds good.
doesn't il. Thoso republican church
members evidently overlook Iho fact
Hint we hnve a republican mayor
down here anil Ihat our republican
stand for it and like IL Ths Is an
army luwii now. All Ihe republicans
ond democrats together couldn't slop
Hie soldiers from shooting dice, not
as long in they mako dice. You
uon'l ovi'ii havo to hato money lo
WtiidOi' with down here; anything
Mill do in lieu of It -iiiIihI bids, win
djes, canteen checks or watermelon
mm Is. They II slop gnmhliiig in Col
umbus wheit Iho tail rlilteit leaves
and Uiey are coming Instead of
One lime f found a lodgo button
in tho street and picked it up and
v.oro It In Iho lapel nt my coat Ttii
next day a member of a bdga which
llm button n'pruseiiU told mo Iu
lakn it olf as I was sailing tinder
fIo eyl'.rs, Well, one day I sit week
I was in Denting and al the Dem
ing Hub I picked up a Headlight and
at (he lop of Ihe column on Ihe flrl
pago fl said "official paper of Luna
county." Looks lo mo as If the ed
itor found the tyH in the street and
kept II himself, or maybe a banker
I lhank you.
l. 8. I will write for ynu as long
as Ihe dear piibljc stands fur it. pro
viding some one ilon'l bump you pff.
v,nw MaAirKururiWHimimiimtiaiimmi s i awassaa asi
THE NEW PIKES
On Domestics, Ginghams. PcrcaUa al alsast
dry foods ttaplci in stock
'effective at omm
It Iim Wca for MANY YEARS a pan of OUti
To rvdnce ftrkrn lntan4V h eawi
eoNU. Heteli(t thiis made; hum,
day to day hramie rlfrctlve at atts4.
on bH tHMThawN, wllhimi wsMMg
lor our next notice.
Ton mil aftli but mhu m nml thrai mm rr tfrii, mmm ISjaJai
tft tlx nmvlwiKUM M par ptin whk-k timet) lb. atAi'iTfXBSMi!,
TRACY GIVES ADVICE '
Wioidil ynu Int nit liidlvidunl who Mimptaifia asMl h
P(ior rlura of workiuaushln oliluhialiW at yiMir Pttwtt.
and Ihe high prices charge!, am) the hih aos(. sTuarta,
kk some wnni oil, grease ami polish at Ihu amSm
i HUm hlutioii and spend Buuduy niorfthtt Ktimtbimm
cm, drain crank ease, i.qIUIi i 1K damaOM
yuu will hart! some fine 'looking car lliatrK ifc ca
ior oil down the throat, i ; Tj ;