Newspaper Page Text
L!" ftiV IW1 rKA? TV" W' Sk"tiy TtiV" ftA" IWk ' IV5J iKi" i
S PRESENTS. We will have on display, Friday, November 29, oiir large assortment of HOLIDAY GOODS and we guarantee the price to be M the very LOWEST. ' . H XMA Photograph Albums, Autograph Albums, Necktie Boxes, - - Collar and Cuff Boxes, Glove Boxes, Toilet Cases, . Trinket Boxes, Jewel Boxes, ' Fancy Match Stands, Photo Stands, Photo Boxes, . - Fancy Box Paper, Fancy Decorated Opalware. Child's Dresser, . . : , Tool Chest, ' Table' Croquet, , Parlor Croquet, Folding Tables, - Toy Cradles, Toy Chairs. Toy Dishes, . Toy Trunks, Toy Furniture, . Xmas Cards, Authors, Solitaire, Books. Archarena Boards, . Air Guns, Shooting Gallery, . Doll Cabs, ' , Bonton Alley, Disappearing Cannon, r Shoe Fly Rocking Horse, Iron Toys, -Wooden Toys, China Dolls, Wool Dolls, Rubber Dolls, Bisque Dolls 3 ES3 A Big Line of JEWELRY for the Holiday Trade. WA-KEENEY, KANSAS. MRS. N. L. MOORE. Mi M. A. Gupton, the Osborne dentist, will be in Wa-Kee nev. Monday. December 9. Painless extraction and satis faction guaranteed. A. C. Lord is on the sick list this week. The Ferris house is closed indefi nitely. Prof. Stein berger is now leader of the city band. Trustee Hoover whs up from Frank lin over Monday niffhton tax business. Our good German friend F Harts field, of Collyer, paid us an agreeable visit Tuesday. C. J. Lofstead writes from Colorado Snrings that he is well pleased with his new home. Win. Joraan was up from Riverside last Saturday on school land business. He made this office an appreciated call. J Presarations are being made for Christmas already, the store windows are presenting their holiday attractions. Kd. Griffith was up from Ellis last Saturday on business with theprobate Judie. He settled up the W. JN. Jef fer's estate. Fifteen minutes after Verbeck's lire last Friday the World had it in tvn and in five davs Agent Wilson paid Mr. Verbeck for damage done to the amount of J.. We learn with regret that C. C. Gardiner, of Topeka, who owns one of the hnest randiest in Kiverside town ship, had a leg broken bv a runaway team last week while at work on his ranch. we recently heard a lady who was visiting in Wa-Keeney say she thought there were more pretty children in Wa-Keeney in proportion to its size than auy other town she had been in. From the many she picked out Robert Forrester's little Jeanne as being the prettiest little girl in Wa-Keeney. At the Xmas Bazaar, Saturday, De cember 7, you will find such handsome pincushions in hve different styles, sofa pillows, hand bags, dressed dolls, darning sets, kitchen and fancy aprons, liair receivers, laundry bags, and well to name all would make your head swim. Just drop in and rest your eyes on a sight sucli as only the largest cities of the world could display. The clergy enjoy a joke at each other's expense as much as the carnal minded, says an exchange. A Metho dist preacher said to a Baptist: "I a reamed I went to Heaven last night and saw no Baptist there, and on in quiry for them was told they were coming by water and had nor, arrived." . "I," said the Baptist preacher, "also dreamed I was in Heaven and I saw no Methodists. I learned. the reason, because they were on the outside on six months' probation." I.' T. Purcell and Johnnie Sims met two Colorado Springs millionaires on Monday's train and accompanied them to Smoky Hill City in Ellis county. The party was shown thro' the gold mill and saw the genuine stuff extracted from the shale. The Coloradians took home with them sev eral sacks of shale which they will have assayed and if results are satis factory they will invest in Trego and Ellis counties. They said the indica tions were good for oil. Last Tuesday evening at the raffle a big fat round faced full mooned man stood for two long hours and watched the little dice pass. One by one he passed his little shining ten cent pieces over until the twelfth one came then bis luck changed and he won the last tnrkey in the box. He tucked it under his arm and trudged merrily home with a smile caught on either ear. When he arrived under his humble roof his wife assisted and they after they had stripped the prize of its own coverings thev found it weighed a fraction less than six pounds. The full mooned man scratched his head, looked wise, and remarked: ''Well, maybe, I can sell the feathers for something." Moral: Sever buy a turkey for the feathers. Lou Morrell and John Reynolds are walling J. W. Phares' well this week. Mrs. C. J. Ferris is in Kansas City where she went to spend Thanksgiv ing. ' Mr. and Mrs. Len Purinton. of Ban ner, were shopping iu the city last Tuesday. 1 Home-made candies on sale at the candy booth will be a special feature of the Xmas Bazaar. Ed. Esther is painting the Farmer's Home. Mr. and Mrs. F. Stradal, or Collyer township, were interviewing our mer chants, VVednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Harvey, of Ogal lah township, were trading in the county seat, VVednesday. There were parties from Xorton county here the first of the week wanting to rent pasture. Ed Yosts, representing the Yost Milling Co., at Hays, was in the city VVednesday on business. Ain't it funny how some people like to know your business when you don't give a snap to know theirs? Merchant Davidson remembered the editor with a nice Thanksgiving turkey for which he lias our thanks. Mr. and Mrs. Harrison, Mr. and Mrs. John A. Kelson and family spent Thanksgiving with Mrs. E. A. Rea at Hays: Mrs. Frank King arri ved home after several months' visiting in Illinois. Her many friends will be glad to wel come her home. Tom Bundy left last VVednesday for Kansas City. Tom has a good job traveling foi the Globe Publishing Co., of iS'ew York. Mrs. C. N. Gibson is expected home before long from Clarinda, Iowa. She writes that small pox is getting rather numerous in the vicinity where she is. Hudson Harlan received a state cer tificate the only one held In the coun ty. This is a great ccredit to Mr. Harlan and one that is entirely merit-orous. jirs. j. jue leit for her home in Barton county last Tuesday after a month's visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. VV. D. Stepheus. south of town. James Tague, one of the most pros perous farmers and stockmen of the west part of the county, was transact ing business in the county seat, Wed nesday. Al Tlinshaw was in the city last Tuesday and laid in a supply of poison for prairie dogs which are very de structive on his ranch. He says they destroyed 50 acres of his wheat last year. Only 25 cents for a dinner of roast turkey, beef, pork, chicken, cran berries, baked apples, mince, apple and pumpkin pies, with vegetables sandwiched iu between and frisi oys ters on the side only 15 cents extra. Don't forget the place and date tound elsewhere. Since the leaves have fallen the court house park presents a neglected condition indeed. Our court yard is our one attractive spot, and it seems to us that it is sadly neglected when a little care would .add to its appear ance' very materially. Saturday, December 7, in the stone building south of the Olson hotel, the Ladies' Aid society will serve dinner and supper in connection with the Xmas Bazaar. There vou will find a large and beautiful assortment of use ful and fancy articles ranging in price from 10 cents to $1.25. Just the things to make glad the hearts of old and young at the merry Xmas time, and don't forget your sweetheart. C X. Gibson received "a letter Thursday from Paul Conger a foi mer wa-Keeuey boy. Paul is living at Sayreville, N. J. He read iu a New l orK paper that gold had been found in the shale along the Smoky in Ellis county; also oil. He wanted to know all about the finding of the precious metal and how deep the oil well was. He closes his letter with the remark that some day he expects to visit the beautiful prairies, of Kansas once more. Everybody was full Thursday of turkey. Mrs. Perry Johnson, of Collyer, vis ited her parents the first of the week. Uncle Josh Musgrave is building an addition to his large barn in Ogallah township. - - Mr. and Mrs. F. C- Wollner spent Thanksgiving out at Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Morgan's. Joe Irwin was in town Thursday on gold business. He says all unbelievers are skeptics. Mrs. M. E. Cortright has found good winter quarters for her cattle at Mr. Fountain's near Hill City. The Golden Belt Educational asso ciation is in session as we go to - press and many handsome school marmsare present. Mr. and Mrs. Win. Sommerville and Mrs. B. E. Grim ate Thanksgiving dinner out at Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Laliman's. Mrs.- Allison, of Brown county, is visiting J. W. Tunnell on the Smoky. She visited friends in Wa-Keeney last Friday and Saturday. Johnnie Shoemaker, of Ellis, while working with the air brake received a painful bruise on the head Thurs day noon. He went home on 2o. 12. Wm. Schrenkler. postmaster and merchant at Walker, is looking after land interests near town. He owns the old VV. S. Harrison place west of town. . " Mr. and Mrs Chas. Steinberger, formerly of Topeka, are pleasantly located on Len Johnson's ranch on Big creek. These people are fine musi cians. Mr. Steinberger travels for the Carl Hoffman music house of Kansas City. A very pretty Thanksgiving wed ding was consummated at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Cypher. The contracting parties were Mr. Alfred Buchanan, of Ogallah township, and Miss Alice CvDher. The trroora is one Ogallah's industrious young farmers and is a fine young man. The bWde is an estimable young lady. The World with a host of friends wish the happy couple much happiness and prosperity. Ogallah Pickups Carter Collins has moved into the depot. Several are helping Mr. Waener on his big barn. Mr. and Mrs. John Collins have gone to Kansas City. Mrs. Joseph Collins has moved to the Frank Morton place. , Mr. and Mrs. S. Powers entertained company Thanksgive evening. Mr. Kurtz, our teacher, will give an entertainment by the scholars Xmas eve. Mr. and Mrs. C. n. Benson enter tained company Sunday to a turkey dinner. Merchant Tawney shipped turkeys Tuesday. M. D. Benson dressed them ready for the market. Everybody in Ogallah is in fine health, and still toiling with daily cares around home and farm. George Buchanan Is home from the hospital and is going through a treat ment and Dr. Jones in charge. A turkey raffle was in front of Mr. Samuel's store Wednesday afternoon. The lucky winners were: Joseph Col lins two, R. A. Samuels one, Mr. Hei- serone, Tom Roberts one, -A. Frogge one. ' . The Aid societv was entertained bv Mr. and Mrs. B. E. .Furbeck last Thursday. Fourteen ladies present and were served to one of the finest dinners by our hostess since the or ganization which took place at Mrs. letter's the 21st day of February with seven members, now there are sixteen members, and always a place to go in advance. To get the best farm experience from the best and most successful farmers, it Is necessary to be a sub scriber of the farm paper which has been acknowledged to be the best for the western farmer. The paper which fills this place is the Kansas Farmer, published at Topeka, Kan., the regu lar price of which is $1.00, but taken in connection with The World the two papers can be had for $1.35 sent to this office. " Do not put this off, but attend to it today. "Wa-Keeney School Report. , For month ending November 22: HIGH SCHOOL. Notal enrollment .' 20 Average enrollment . 17 Average dully attendance..' 17 Not alisent 9 Names of those not absent: diaries Hil!e, Mary Groft. Gienn Jones, Nora Rinker. Mattie Shaw. Walter Burnbam, Grover Hays, Loy Hiskey, Grace Pershing. F. W. Henicksman, Principal. GRAMMAR. Total enrollment 47 Averaire enrollment 43 A verajre daily attendance.. 40 11-20 .Mil absent zt Not tardy 26 Cases of tardiness 45 Pupils neither absent nor tardy: Susie Hnrnliam. Bertha Insctao, Harry Kunihaxn, . Guy Jones. Tra ('lemons. Arthur Keraus, Rex demons, Myrt le Martin. I,ucy Oortrieht, Grace Stranahan, Grace Gorrell, Lewis Sieler. Beulah Cortright. Anna Theil, Jane Wilson. Mrs. Ida Pierson. Teacher. IKTKRMEEIATE, Total enrollment '. 39 AverafiE daily attendance ...85 Cases of tardiness... 14 Number not tardy 31 Number not absent. J) - Those neither absent nor t rdy: Helen Wilson, flattie Burnham, Floyd Clift, David Retan. Mary Best or, Bessie Retan, Irene c iouu. Reba Reynolds, Itov Davidson. Blanche Gorrell. dias Moser. Bessie Taylor, Paul Keraus. Ree demons. Iv ate tiiskey. , Ida S wisher, Teacher. PRIMARY. Total enrollment : Jit Average enrollment 31 A veraee daily attendance 29.5 Not alwent . 22 Not tardy... 21 Cases of tardiness 19 Neither absent oi tardvr Anna Bstor. Cora Marshall. Floyd Burnham. Katie McAtee, Webb Clift. F.ddie Moore. Brye Forrester, Iay Moore. Harry ICurfus. Clyde Miser. Eddie Keraus. Martha Reynolds Mrs. May Greenwood. Teacher. FOR SALE COLUMN g ceeecceccccceceeeceecceecc Fou Sale The northeast quarter section 23-13-23 in Trepo county. In quire of John A. Nelson. To Trade for Tretro land Four room house, half acre of fruit treesand half acre for garden in the town of Princ ton, Mo. Address L. King, Princton, Mo. , - THE BURLINGTON'S NEW FAST DENVER TRAIN.. "The Jfebraska-Colarado Express," now leaves Kansas City at 9:30 p. in., arriving Ienver 3:15 p. m. next day. three hours quicker. This convenient hour of departure allows travelers ar riving Kansas City on afternoon trains, a few hours for business or for visiting in thisattractivecity; arrival Denver at 3:15 p. m. gives five hours that afternoon in Denver before leav ing for the West through Scenic Colo rado; through chair cars, sleepers and dining cars. - To go through Colorado without see ing Denver is to go through France without seeing Fans. The Burlington's morning Denver Exrjress leaves .Kansas City at 10:40 a. rn. - Personally conducted California Ex cursions in through tourist sleepers from Kansas City every VVednesday and Thursday morning via Scenic Colorado. TO THE NORTHWEST. "The Burlington-Northern Pacific Express" is the great daily through train. . It's the time saver to the en tire upper Northwest country. Describe to us your proposed ' trip and let us quote you the lowest cost, send you printed matter, free, etc. R. H. CROZIER. L. W. WAKELEY, T. P. A., 823 Mala St , 6c1 Pan. Agent, KaasasCity, Mo. . St. Loais, Mo . HOWARD ELLIOTT, Ceacral Maaagctv St. Loais. Mo Great Newspaper Bargain Pay us we need coin. The Semi-Weekly Capital and The World One Year for $150.. The Semi-Weekly Capital, published at Topeka, is one of the bast farm newspapers published anywhere. Re alizing that a good market "report is one of the most valuable features of a farm newspaper, the Capital prints twice a week a full report of all the markets of the world, including To peka, and the report is absolutely re liable. It prints all the news of the civiliz ed world fresh from the wires of the Associated Press, covering the field more thoroughly than any of the met ropolitan weeklies. But in the mat ter, of Kansas news, it has no competi tor, our large corps of special corres pondents enabling us to cover the field thoroughly. Outside of your own home paper, you can " get more local news from the Capital than from any other paper published. .Editorially it labors unceasingly for the State's moral and material, wel fare. While strongly republican in nolitifS- its friir.nrt:ll J r f ;i i r urirl nt prejudiced, and its news columns are open aiiKe to tne aoings or an politi cal parties. It is printed twice a week for only $1.00 per year. Order it in connection with The World for only $1.50 " Colorado potatoes $1.00 per bushel at Verbeck's. v4-0 50 YEARS' w - EXPERIENCE Mil Trade Marks -rO Designs "rftf Copyrights Ac. Anyone wndlng a sketch and decr.ption mar nick 1 y ascertain our opinion free whether in Invention is probably patentable. Communica tions strictly confidential. Handbook on Patent ' sent free. Oldest agency for securing patents. Patents taken tbroucrh Munn & Co. receive wpecicU notice, without chare e. In the Scientific American. A'handsomely illustrated weekly. T .unrest cir culation of any scientific journal. Terms, $3 a year : four months. $L. Bold by all newsdealers. MUNN & Co.36lBread-'- New York Branch Office. 625 F St, Washington. I. C H. F. KLINE, Real Estate NOTARY PUBLIC. .INSURANCE. Rents, Collections and payment of Taxes for Non-Residents a Specialty. Larjre list of lands for sale at low prices and easy terms. WA-KEENEY, KANS. ccccceccceeececccecccccccecccocTcecccecc3CCCu LAND MARKS Made famous by the early Traders, Explorer?, Pioneers, Mormons, Emigrants, Pony Ex press Riders, Overland v Stage Coaches, Indian Encounters, etc., are seen from the i car windows of the Union Pacific trains. Be sure your ticket reads via this route. For full information call on or address GEO. SCHftEPFEJ?. - ' Agent. r.unrLEK9Ciut.'mi iu::.2ins.. r":r-:ens.do? ir A. A. HOOVEB. WM. RICHMOND. BLUE Oi!H GRAY MARBLE 1T. HAYS CITY, KAN. Weare prepared to put up any size Monument in Marbleor Granite. We guarantee all our work. : S"Givc us a call. WM. RICIIMOXD, Mjjr.