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MGNBAY, JANUARY 3
A UNIVERSAL SPECIAL
TUESDAY, JANUARY I
WHHaaa & Hart In
A Western Drama.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5
William Fanmm In
THURSDAY, JANUARY 6-METHO SPECIAL.
Hunters near Wagort Mound aro
bavlnf great srorl shooting wild
gceee, which aru more plentiful
than ever before.
W. P. Pmllfi at Silver Cllr has
hern appointed postmaster al Hur
ley. The Hurley omco is nno or the
principal one In Orant count)'.
Las Vegas flro losses In (ho pant
.-ear have been the lowest for many
years. During the year tho total
a havo been leu than 13,000.
George Blewart was arrested In
llio Navajo hotel at Albuquerque,
c harped with slashing hi wife's
Ihroal with a knife during a quarrel.
Clip tills program and keep for your reference.
PLUCK HEALTH LABORATORY
MEETS WPUIH DEMAND
The State Public Health Labora
tory, established Jointly by the Stale
Department o.' Health and the Uni
versity of No Velco on January
first, has riifl will a total , -pectl
demand tor its lervlce
throughout tho atate. Starting off
with ten specimens for the first
month, the total number of exami
nation for November reached 701,
and the number for ae first half of
December hat already run up to 550.
A toal of 30vu examination! have
been mande to aato for tho present
calendar year. It was not expected
that the services of the new labora
tory would bo ullllted In such an
extent for two or three years.
A significant fact in connection
with III edemand Is that, so far at
ran be learned, the laboratory has
drawn little, If any, of the work for
mally being done by private lab
oratories located within the state.
Indicating that tho Uxt of laboratory
examinations by tho physicians and
health officers In the diagnosis and
control of communicable diseases
has Iwcn Increased to a considerable
One Jmporlanl function of the
laliomtory has been the examination
of ramples from public water sup
plier over the alate. These samples
have xen taken by the Sanitary En
Klneer of (lie Department of Health
in connection with sanitary sur
veys being made of watrr supplies,
Laboratory investigations have also
resulted -In the finding of two ly
pliold fever carriers In milk hand
ling establishments in two cities
within I ho year, and thus enabled
the health authorities to prevent
further spread of Infection from
theso sources, which might have
continued for years Without being
IN THE DISTRICT CODIIT IN TIIE
SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT SIT.
TING IN AND FOR LUNA COUN
TY. STATE OF NEW MEXICO.
Joseph Houthall, PlalnUrr, vs.
Lrtatlm Sotithall, Defendant.
The defendant I-cntlia Sotithall,
Is hereby notllled thai a civil action
lias ben commenced against her in
the District Court of Luna County,
Slate of New Mexico by the plain'
I Iff, Joseph Southall. wherein plain.
tiff prays that tho bonds of malrl
mony.now existing between pi sin
tiff and dcfentlaqt bo dissolved.
Plaintiff alleges that the defendant
lias deserted and abandoned htm
You, the said defendant, are hereby
notified that you arc required to ap-
iear and answer Hie complaint in
the said cause on or before tlia 271 h
day of January, ltd, the date of
completion of sen Ire by publics
lion herein, and unless you so ap
pear and answer, judgment by do
fault will be rendered against you
and plaintiff will pray to the Court
for tho relief prayed for In Ids com
Name and address of the Attorney
for Uie plaintiff Is Wallrr 11 Sprout,
Columbus, New Mexico.
Witness my hand and seal of the
Court this lOlli day of January, A
P. A. HUGHES. Clerk,
L. V. I1STEY HAS FULL POWEIl
of attorney for alt of E. J. Ks ley's
mining property on tho western
alop of I he middle peak of the
Three Peaks of the Trcs Herman
as mountains and all documents
aro recorded at Hie County Clerk's
office in Doming.
Docl0-172l-3l. L. V. ESTEY,
torn Hie HI Ma.ttat to to Be at Ute Onyx Theater Saturday
Ml, Kuudsy, January 1 and Z.
sriKAM LAUNHRT FR CARRWSMWI
Plans aro now under way to es
tablish one nf the best steam laun
dries in tlio slalo at Carritoto. Most
of the equipment has been pur
Hie new Lincoln county school
building was dedicated last Friday,
at J people from all over tho count
ty went to Carritoio to attend the
Oeorgo Torres and Italph Wythe
of ftomrll are In the Chaves conn
ty Jtit charged with stratlng twenty-
two bales of hay from tho barn of
NEW RAKERY AT MOUNTAlNAHHl
Tlio new bakery under construc
tion in Mountainalre. will be opened
for business the first of tho yrar.
Hun under the management of Mr.
Aufcroth, 11 wilt havo a capacity of
300 loaves per day.
BAPTISTS 6EEK TEN
THOUSAND FOR ORPHANS
The llaptlst denomination of New
Mexico lias put on a campaign in Hie
slate to ralso $10,000 for the llaptlst
Orphans' Home, located at Portales.
Tho homo was established two
years ago and has outgrown all ex
O. E. Allen of Fartnlngton has
been advlcsd that samples of corn
from his farm received priies at
the International Corn show now in
session at Chicago.
Simple glycerine, buckthorn bark,
etc. as mixed In Adlcr-l-ka, removes
all foul, accumulated poisonous mai
ler from ItOTH upper and lower
1 owel and prevents. appondlcltis. He
lleves ANY CASE gas on stomach or
constipation. Tho INSTANT pleas
ant action of Adlcr-l-ka lurprfce
IkjIIi doctors and patients. A bull
nesj tiian reports great benefit In i
long standing caso of Indigestion and
sour stomach. Columbus Drug Co,
Patrick MrKecfrey, pioneer cattle
man. of Grant county, died at his
home this week of pneumonia. He
was one of tho oldest ranchmen in
this part of the slate.
Mrs. Mary Kasbeer Is the now
matron of the I.aa Vegas Normal unl.
verslly. She comes from the Uni
versity of Denver and has had wldo
experience in this lino of work.
'Flvo Albuquerque merchants were
fined $23 each and costs In the U. S.
court for selling bitters for medi
cal puriMiscs, this being a .violation
of the national prohibition act.
11. S. Moles, San Juan's find coun
ty agent, has resigned to take a -sitlon
as state trader of county
agents, (he place miiilo vacant by
tlio promotion of William Knorr.
Mrs. J. It. Hardhntllo of Silver Clly
sustained a fractured arm when she
fell against tho edge of Hie bath tub.
The bono was badly splintered but It
is thought she will fully recover.
Paul Ilrinegar has been appointed
nirt reporter for the Judicial dls-
'lei rouiioseil of the counties of
l .a. Dona Ana. Lincoln and Tor
ance. Ills home Is at Alamogordo,
Malt nodovitch of Gallup waa ar
rested by the U. 8. Marchal charged
with selling patent medicine con
taining over one per ccnl alcohol.
He was held to the grand Jury under
bond of WOO.
Hie trial of Claude Clark, charg
ed with the murder of Hone Troy,
opened in the dUlrict court nl Union
this week. Great Interest Is being
I a ken in the case and many wit
nesses have been called.
The forrcst servlco al Alhuquei
quo have been busy this week slur
lug W),000. pounds of T. N T. at the
mounlh of tho Tijeras canyon. The
explosive came from Fort Wingate,
and will bo used for road work.
An effort Is being made by Atlm
querque rjutomobllUls to increase
the membership of tho aulo club so
that It wjll reach all parts or tho
state. Several members In. llio
southern part or (he slalo have en
SECOND OLDEST PATIENT
AT FORT STANTON DIES
John J, Drown, the second oldest
patient in the Fort Stanton hospital
I leu this week aflcr being in the In
stitut on for tlio last fifteen years,
.Mr. Drowns homo was In Chicago.
but ho camo to tho hospital years
ago, a tubercular patient.
Your Money Hack If Rat-Snap Does
.Not Come up to The; Claims.
RAT-SNAP is absolutely guaran
Icod to kill rats and mice. Cremates
them, nodents killed with II V
SNAP leave no smell. Hals pass i
all rood to gel at HAT-SNAP. Their
first meal Is their lost. HAT-SNAI1
comes in cakes. No mixing. Cat
or dogs won't touch It. Threo sixes,
35c 05c, 11.23. Sold and guaranteed
by Frost's Hdw. & Fur, Store and
the Columbus Drug Company.
SANTA FE nnOUE; MAY
LIFT HAN ON GAMHLING
Banla Fe, Dec. 2lk-That Santa Fe,
with tho sanction uf its municipal
government. Is to hang out a wel
come sign for llio gambling f rater
ally was Indicated lodsy by news
that men who have been running u
gambling hall in old Alhuquerquo
nave maun arrangements to move
their paraphcrnclia hero oud will
lie rollowcd by others, while local
resorts have reopened full blast.
City officials have refused to con
firm or deny the report that In the
city's dire straits they havo consent
ed to sanction open gambling on con
lion (hat llio gamblers contribute
fines monthly to Hie city Ireas
ury. If the present situation routin
ues It Is likely tho capital city will
become famous as tho widc-oen
gambling center or the state,
The drive against predatory ani
mals Is betas continued in San
flguel county and many coyotes
-vo been lilted duiing the past
h. Court houso officials In
charge or the bounties are kept
busy taking care of tho applications.
Mr. Fred White. Sy: "Don't Idle
Because You See One Rat"
"I did, pretty soon I found my cel.
Iir full. They ato my potatoes. Af
ter tryintf RAT-SNAP I got fi dead
rats. The rest Idler. They pass up
the potatoes to cat JUT-SNAP," If
there, aro rats around your placo
follow Mr. While's example, Threo
sixes. 35c, OSf, 41.23. Sold and,gilar
anleed by Frost's Hardware Btoro
and Columbus Drug Company.
how any cam, CAN
HAVE PRETTY EYES
No girl or woman is pretty If her
eyea aro red, strained or havo dark
rings. Simple wltchhaiol, camphor,
hydraitis, etc, as mixed in Lavopli
eye wash, will brighten the eyes and
a week's uso will surprise you with
Its QUICK results. Regular use of
Lavopllo keeps the eyes healthy,
sparkling and vivacious. The quick
change will please you. Dalnly
aluminum eye cup FREE. Parlor
Drug Store, Columbus, N. M,
MOHAIR GROWERS WILL
HEET M ALAMOGARDO
The National Mahalr Growers As
soclallon at their recent meeting In
El Paso decided lo hold tho conven
Hon for Ibe year 1021 In Alamogor
do, and plans hnvo already bean
storied for Ilia entertainment of the
visitors. A feature of tho next
meeting will bo the showing of films
giving an outline of the mohair bus
Iness, from Die raising of (ho goats
'o tho marketing of the fleeces. Tbfs
film will bo for the education of tho
growers as well as tho buyers and
any olher who aro Interested In mo
hair goods. If ilie present plant are
carried cut (ho next convention will
bo the largest In attendance over
held by the organization.
THE UKIVAL CAN
Here is the Ford Ribctt4,' paefiect whirl
wind of Mtilitjr, Ftto Mrs tht sasiily life of
everybody, anywhtee, swwywher, smm! sit Ih
time. For town and country, It k iU AUa
nama implies a Runabout. Lew k eett
operation low to cost of mwtfwi wi rh
all the- sturdy strength, dcpendaWlity smd re
liability for which Ford cars are noted. We'd be
pleased to have yourorder for onaor mere. We
k,v nlwMif vrvhlntr
sories, and always have a fa& Km of fcnubM
Ford parts give genuine Ford service.
CesLUMHUS, N. H.
Watch the Livestock Market
Then come to us for your meat.
You will always find our
If you aro entertaining with a dinner romo and talk It over
with us wo, can supply ytm with tho heat iu turkeys, cran
berries, celery, oysters, fruits, nut and vegetables ,
NEW U. S. MARKET
Prcuuer & Hollimoa, Props.
Adjoining Postoffice Columbus, N. M.
J. L. WALKER
Hardware and Auto Accessories
The matt complete line or Hardware In the clly.
IIEADUUAHTEtlS FOM GtlOHYEAR AUTO CASINGS, TUBES
All siren or Window Glass, A eonipll lirt or II. P I. Paints,
A full lino of Crockery and Glassware; Enamel and Tinware.
In fact, you will find anything that is carried in a tfrst-clssi
Hardware Store ...... . ........
Foxworth - Galbraith Lumber Co.
Wholesale and Retail Dealera in
Lath, Shingles, Sash,
Doom, Mouldlm, Ce
ment, Lime, ttaatrr,
COMPOSITION ROOFING A SPECIALTY
To the Voters or Precinct No, 0 (Co
lumbus, N. M.):
I hereby announcement myself as
a candidate for llio office or Justice
or tho Peace. Precinct No. B. Luna
County, and respectfully solicit your
support. T. J. COLK.
Election Monday, January 10, 1021
To tlio Voters or Precinct No. 3,. Co
I hereby announce myser as a
candidate for the offico of Con
stable of Precinct No. 0, Luna Coun
ty, and respectfully solicit your sup
port, c. h. nooErts,
Election Monday, January 10, 1021.
ATTEMPT TO LOOT LAKF.H'OOD
BANK IS UNSUCCESSFUL
React tho Courier's classified adt.
Lakewood, N. Deo. J8-Th
!kwnoj bank was cntcrod by two
men lasrSaturday might, who gol
imp tne uuuuing uy nreaking llio
lock on the rear door of the hnlldl
I in?. The lock on tho vault was
broken orr bul tho burglars were
not able to gel Into the safe where
tho money was kenL Tim nttnmni.
ed robbery was discovered Sunday
.morning uy an empioyo or tho bank
who. immediately notified Ilia nn.
lice bul no trace of (he men could
be round. Tho bank Is doing busi
ness as usual, but the official, will
hot be able to onen Iho safe until nn
expert arrives from Iho factory and
repairs tuo comuinaiion.
The Palace Market
FINK MEATS SNO QMCmSM
TffOMAg i. COLE
UnKed Stsnea Commhatosicr
Uce of the Peace
Cekusbwi, New 'Meake
Happy nVd lYocperous