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kftf ejnt-ISIeellji 9rtfamt 'invPMmv.orvimi rwAti NORTH PLATTR, NKURASKA. MARCH 7, NO 18 rtir - - "'ill, (W0 tit 't ft: i TOWN AND COUNTY NEWS The two banks of Brady have on de posit $150,000. That,s a good showing for a town of 350 pcoplo, Farmers living south of Maxwell have formed & horse company, and have Invested in a Perchcron stallion. Keith Neville, Editor Kelly and Henry Rebhauson spent the latter part of last week duck hunting in the neighborhood of Lisco. Representative Busheo introduced fourteen bills in tho house, several of which arc of much importance to the state at large. Carl Bonner has been engaged to make out the 1011 tax list in the cbunty clerk's office, a work that will require several months. Tho tbirteen-year-old daughter of H. J. Godfrey, of the Third ward, died Saturday morning. This was the second death in the family within two weeks. Ghaa. Hendy will have a sale of per sonal property on his ranch near Max well on March 22od and immediately thereafter the family will move to this city. While enroute to Virginia with her mother, Mrs. Georgo Parsons, of Brady, had hr hand satchel containing the two tickets and $44, stolen before reach ing Omaha. For Sale Alfalfa hay. Phono Fremont Watts, E 504. Mrs, Beyerlo, who makes hor home with her daughter Harriot, fell Friday morning and sustained a very severe injury to her hip. She is in a helpless condition and .is xared for by a profess ional nurse. "Billy" Dolan, of Maxwell, well known in North Platte, has just com pleted a ten day fast, during, which water was his diet. He tried the fast ns a cure for stomacli trouble. In the Lyle estato suit, brought to establish the identity of supposed heirs in Scotland, the jury did not consider the ovfdelfcellfnclenirtb1 award,'th,e property of the estate to the parties in Scotland.' The case will probably be appealed to the supreme court. Mr. and Mrs. John McGraw were tendered a farewell surprise party Fri day evening by a number of their friend?. Mr. and Mrs. McGraw will soon leave for Denver, to which place Mr. McGraw has been transferred as round-house foreman. Mr. and Mrs. F. T. Redmond spent Sunday, with Mr. and Mrs: W. A.-Tanner at Lexington. Mrs. H. S. White entertained a few fdcn'du at nn English tea Saturday afternoon in favorof Mrs. E. 11. Georgo, who is a visitor in town, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Simants re turned Saturday night from their ex tended visit with Mr. Simants' sister in Montreal. They enjoyed their visit very'much, the time being pleasantly spent. Colonel Getchell, superintendent of Colonel Cody's mines, arrived from the west yestorday and spent the day la conference with the Colonel. He is in route to New York. The Colonel is an experienced minlnr expert, and for twenty-five years was associated with su:h mino owners as Fair and Flood, owners of tho celebrated Comstock lodge. Last Saturday a Lincoln man mado a bet with a North Platte man that the Burlington would build its Platte valley line this year. The wager was a Stet Bon hat. Whether the Lincoln man has "inside facts" is not known, but he probably thinks he has such infor mation. The Tribune doss not placet much reliance in these reports that spring up every week or so. When the contract islet and the grading be gins, we will then feel satisfied. The people of Callaway do not evi dently look with much favor on Pro motor Durrani and his proposed rail road to Try on. The last Issuo of tho Callaway Queen contained an article of which the following paragraph is apart: We are in favor of a local company to develop the resources of the country, instead of foreign promoters, who take tho cream of the development and leave us to make the best of what is left. The local company will remain with us, as all their investments are kerc, and re-Invest their profits in further devel opment enterprises of a local nature, and are therefore entitled to the sup port and encouragement of all loyal citizens, whether farmers or townsmen. Christian ScieceL"ecturer ' A lecture on Christian Science will be given nt the Keith theatre Friday evening, March 24th, at 8:30 by F. H. Leonard, C. S, B., of Brooklyn, N. Y., member of tha Christian Science board of lectureship of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston, Mass. The lecture will be under tho auspices of the Christian Science Society of this city Admission will be free and no collection will bo taken. Shop and Road News, ll Work on the aew yank began 'yes terday, a force ef one hundred being employed at present. The steam shovel is being set up at O'Fallons today, whero Band for filling in'tho yard will be obtained. A bulletin issued by the interstate commerce commission shews that the total net roveuue'of steam roads in the United States for November, 1D10, amounted to $81,009,304.06, as compared with $94,545,057.65 for the same month in 1909. " Supervising Engineer F. C. Stlmeori, who lias had offices in this city for nearly a year, went to Bridgeport last week and engaged a suite a rooms in which to open an office during the con struction of the extension of the North river line from Northpert to Coring. Construction Engineer Thayer said yesterday that all the talk about the con tract biing left for tho construction off the Union Pacific branch from Northport west omonatos from the newspapers. He denies that the contract has been awarded, and does not seem to think it will be In the near futura. 1 . ' j Work has begun on the erection of 'a bouse on Fourth sreet opposite the Cody residence. There a couple of blocks of vacant land in that section- that will soon be occupied by houses'. Distance from the center of the townl does not cut the figure with projpectivo. homo builders that it did a few years ago. The first of the ten big Pacific typo of engines, recently bought by thd Union Pacific, has been put into sew vico between Grand Island and Omaha.' Tho first run of the engine was made: on No. 23, the Grand Island local which arrives here at 2:20 p. m. One of thof points of the ne v style is that the water tank will carry 9,000 gallons of wnter instead of 7,000 the limit of the' larger engines. This enables the engine to run directly through from Omaha to this city without stopping kto takeiWafor.-jl as naa hitherto oeen the custom at some point along the line, generally Fremont or Columbus. John W. SIcklssmlth, Greensboro, Pa., has throe children, and like most children they frequently tako cold. "We have tried several kinds of cough med icine," he says, "buf have never found any yet that did them as much good as Chamberlain's Cough Remedy." For sale by all dealers. WOOD L A. TNTJD "P A. R M' Hereford Cattle and Duroc ' Jersey Bred Sows , TO BE SOLD AT AUCTION AT Lexington, Neb. 9 March 14-15. 44 Herefords March 15th. March 14th 40 Sows. Our sixth annual sale of Herefords consists of 44 head, of which 18 are bulls, ranging from 9 to 26 months old) and weighing from 900 to 1350 pounds. The heifers and young cows range in age from 19 tp 30 months, with all their lives of usefulness before them. The Herefords are the best we have ever offered and that is sayijng a whole lot. Every one a choice pne. UNDERSTAND, there is not a Hereford in the offering but that a breeder, farmer or ranchman can show with pride and a valuable addition to ANY HERD. These cattle are sired by as well bred breeding bulls as there is in the United States. Four of the bulls are sired by Red Knight 213363 by Young March On 144768; two by Beau Delaware 259127 by Beau President 171349; one by Whitfield 230725 by March On 41st 140982; eight by Var sity Donald 153499 grandson of old Beau Donald and three by His Lordship 225152, line bred Garfield bull. Of the heifers, 4 are by Red Knight. 4 by Beau Delaware, 2 by Rupert, 2 by Whitfield, 11 by Varsity Donald, 2 by His Lordship and 1 by Princeps 8th. We wish to emphasize the fact that these females are very select and in splendid breeding condition. Not fat, but fieshy enough to appreciate quality. All safe in calf to Preston 295505, an intensely bred Anxiety 4th bull, with a strain of Garfield blood, ' The sows represent as good breeding as money can buy, such as Improver II, Kant Be Beat, Ohio Chief, Echo Top King, and are all well along in pig to a son of old Red Knight, Proud Ceres, and Echo Top King. They consist of 14 tried sows and 26 spring gilts. All are of exqellent type, big, roomy, extra heavy bone, splendid backs, feet and ends. ' SALE HELD AT U. P. LIVERY BARN. Parties from n distance entertained free afeCornlnntl Hotel. Remember, if we have misrepresented this offering in any way, your entire expenses paid. Send for catalogue. ELMER E. and N. T. YOUNGS, LEXINGTON, NEBRASKA. , f 8 -mm ' 111 Ladies Suit Style NUMHKlt 2 0 2 4 Mode from fine grey mixed Suit ing. Price - 525.00 New Spring Suits CLOAKS AND DRESSES. Spring will soon be here and our stocks are filling up with everything that is best and most stylish in all these lines. We have larger and more complete stocks than us ual and expect to merit more business than ever before. Remember it takes time to make proper alterations so do. not put off your purchases to the last moment. The way to get the most for your money is to buy early and get full benifit out of your seasons purchases while they are in style. WILCOX , DEPARTMENT STORE Ladies Coat Style Number 2 38 0. Made from fine good quality, Tan. Colored diagonal striped Cloaking;. Price $12.00 ,1 Judge Elder Posses Away Judge William C. Eldor, ono of Lincoln county's most widely known and moit highly respected citizens, passed to the beyond at 3:15 yesterday rooming at hia home on west Seventh street in this city. The dissolution of soul and body came not unexpected. For several weeks hia condition had been such as to precludo any hopo of reeov- ery, and neart tauueneu relatives ana friends became to a great extent recon ciled to the great loss that muat come to them. The death of Judge Elder is a distinct Ions to North Platte and Lincoln county, for no man in the county stood nearer to ho many of our people; no ono more highly respected; no one to whom would bo oxtended the helping hand wore that help needed. That this condi tion was true, is the best evidenced by Judge Elder's long nnd successful polit ical career. For twenty-two years the people of Lincoln county retained him In elective officer first as clerk of tha district court and later as county judge. Though at times the opposition was strong, the majority of the voters re posed In him that confldenco which war ranted their elective suffrage. To a certain extent Judge Elder was at uncut diamond; benoath the oft-times bruiqueneBS of manner wns a heart as soft ns a child's, that warmed far tho unfortunate, and yot did not thwart justice when he was called upon to ad minister it so frequently. To many he wan a counselor in time of trouble, and to friend and stranfr he was accom modating almost to a fault, giving his time when it caused no little Inconven ience. tJudge Eldor wss intensely pat riotic, his lovo of country was ever strong, and for a number of years ho had been patriotic instructor in tho public schools, an honorable appoint ment made by th Grand Commander of the Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of which he was a stead fast and earnest member. In the positions in which Judgo Eldor was place) ho never betrayed his trust; he was faithful, honest, sincere; one in whom . the people had the utmost common'1, Personally this writer feels that in denth of Judge Elder he has lost n friend that cannot be replaced. , For nearly thirty years he hud mot the Judge daily In the tran""Mon of busl ncsa, in political matteru or friondly calls. In this daily contact the strength of the Judge's character and his in tog rity was learned; and for this he was greatly admired. W. C. Elder was "rn in Indiana County, Pa., in September, 1845, and moved with hia fnthr to Green County, las, in 1853. He served during tho war in Company "C", 39th Iowa Infantry. lie mude his first trip to Nebraska in 1880, coming to lied Willow county, whero he took n timber claim and later moved to that county with his family. In 1881 he ciuno to Lincoln county and lived the first year on a place owned by I. B. Dostwjck, also of this county, about two miles east of whore Well fleet Is now located, and In 1882 ho took up a homestead about two miles west of Wolllleot, where ho resided until 18S9 when he became clerk ef the dis trict court of this county, which office he held until January 1st, 190-1. In November, 1904, he was elected county judge, which office he held until the present time. He is survived by n wife, five children- and six step-daughters and one' step-Bon. The children are O. B. Mrs. Guy Boyer and Coulter of this city, Mrs, Roso Starkey, of Buffalo, Wyo., and Mrs, Fannie Short, of Milford. Utah. The first wife ef tha deceased died In 1893, and five years later he 1 was united in marriage to Mrs. Clark. Tho funeral was held from the Pres byterian church this afternoon, Newton N. Riddell to Speak Four Evenings Newton N. Riddell. of Chicago, the popular Chautauqua lecturer and author, who has for the last twenty years been speaking from one to three weeks in the principal cities of tho country, has been secured by the Y. M. C. A. of North Platte to give a series of four lectures in this city, be ginning Tuesday evening, March 7th, at the Methodist church. These lectures are spoken of in the highest terms by the leading educators, professional and business men of neighboring cities. Mr. Riddell is a specialist in Hered ty, Psychology, Drain Duilding and Soul Growth. For years the Ridelll lec tures have attracted and held the at tention of vast popular audiences. At many Unautauqua assemblies wnere programs were made up of the ablest u America, these lectures became the chief attractions, commanding the largest gato receipts of the season. Mr. Riddell will conduct a round table with question box beirinnlnr at 7:45, the lectures at 8 o'clock, The four subject discussed during the series will be as follows; Tuesday: "Brain Building and Soul Growth." Important facta about mind nnd brain cells. Suggestion explained and applied, Scientific reformation. Wednesday: "From Nature to Na ture's God." The Cosmos, Man, spirit, soul and body. Emotive chemistry. Tho art of healing. Psychotherapy. Great Physician. Thursduy: 'Tho Psychology of Sue cess." Personality the secret of power. joe ana Jill), ihe elements or success nnd how to acqulro them. The measure of success, Friday: "Herodity and Prenatal Cul ture." Scientific eugenics. The psychic factor in heredity. Law of genius. Abnormal man. Race suicide. Alcohol and heredity. Kills a Murderer, A merciless murderer Is Appendicitis with many victims, but Dr. Kings New Life Pills kill it by prevention. They gently stimulatu stomach, liver and bowels, preventing that clogging that invites appendlcitis,curlng Constipation, Headache, Biliousness Chills, 25c at Sdhe Drug Co . Personal Paragraphs. a Dr. Sadler, of'Hershey, was a buil ness visitor In town yesterday. I Waa. Plumer, of Maxwell, transacted business In town yesterday. Bernard Beer, of Denver." visited frlonds and transacted business in town1 yesterday. A. P. White spent several days la Denver last week, returning horce.Fri day evening. George Huntington came down from his ranch Saturday to visit his parents for a couple of days. Ed Burke left yesterday for Lead, S. D., after having visited relatives in town for a couple ef weeks, Alex Meston went to Lincoln vei ter day to attend the sessions ef the state sundry man'c association. Colonel W. F. Cody arriveJ frem the west Friday night and remained unti today, when he left for New York. Miss Gertrude Baker, teacher is the Gothenburg schools, spent Saturday aad Sunday with her parents in town. Dist. Supt. Wilson, of Grand Island. s in town looking after matters per taining to the Bell telephone company. Mrs. Vernon and Miss Edith Veraon, of Boone, Iowa, have been the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Fowler for s week. Geo. A. Walker, is visiting friends and transacting business in town this week, having arrived from Denver yesterday. The lot recontly purchased for the Carnegie library has been cleared of the barn that occupied it and the sit io ready to be occupied. Ur. and Mrs. E. A. Creiby.s of Sutherland, were in town Saturday, having just returned from a three months stay in Southern California. Frederick Harrison Garlow was bap tized and christened at the Episcopal church Sunday afternoon, Colonel Cody standing ns one of the sponsors. Lower Prices On Flour We don't know where you buy your flour or what you pay for it. But we do know we sell the best flour in North Platte. Union per sack $1.40, Tulip per sack $1,35, North Platte 4 X per sack $1.35, Gold Crown per sack $1.30. Union and Tulip are our best brands .milled for us from the very best selected wheat and we fully guarantee them in every way. Wilcox Department Store.