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tage of iMs Quint: Eniciimeoc. Sals
Yccl Dress Goods
at . Price
Thousands of yards left in'
New Fall Fabrics to choose
from. You never bought Dress
goods as cheap in your life.
Ladies' Coat Suits and
Dresses Sacrificed
You save at least half ; on
every garment you buy. -All
this fall goods. '
Ladies' Coats $2.98 to
$12.50 worth double. -
Ladies Suits Vz Price
Heavy Outing- Flannel -about
50 pieces, left been sell
ing regular at 2l2c and 15c.
Quit Business. Price . .8 1-3
Ladies' Heavy Grey Fleece
Single Piece Underwear 65c
grade, Quit Business Pr. 424
Ladies' Fine Fleeced Union
Suits, good values at . .$1.25
All sizes, Quit Business
Price . .....89V
MASOII AT MANHATTAN
Supreme Conrt Justice Makes Elks
Memorial Address. .
In an address delivered at Manhattan
yesterday, as a part of the Elk memor
ial exercises in that city, Justice Henry
F, Mason took as his text the variant
sentiments regarding the question of
immortality as expressed by the great
writers whose thoughts have been pre
served In prose and verse, and drew the
lesson that to some extent - the con
flicting opinions were the result of a
difference in mental attitude; and that
this difference, more apparent than real
frequently depended upon the reader's
interpretation of the . language em
ployed. t . .
; The same words may have a different
meaning to different authors, and may
give to one reader a different impres
sion irom inai given-to anoiaer. x ne
effusive man expresses his good will
by profuse cordiality., The reticent roan
may mean as much by his grudging
monosyllables. One clergyman defines
his task as saving human souls; an
other as upbuilding- human character;
and perhaps they mean essentially the
same thing.
: While the Elk order Is not a religious
body. Judge Mason emphasized the
point that its creed contains many of
the principles of brotherhood and fra
ternity upon which every religious sect
Is founded. The Elk is not censorious.
He concedes to every man the right of
opinion. He is, tolerant. Perhaps a
better word than "toleration" to ex
press this Elk idea is "Charity," used
In its broader sense as descriptive of
a frame of mind.
"But -by constant use,' said Judge
Mason, "we have so associated charity
with the relief of distress the giving
of alma, that this has become its pri
mary meaning. This consideration led
the revisers of the New Testament to
change the time-hallowed verse: 'And
now abideth Faith. Hope and Charity,
these three; but the greatest of these
Is Charity,' and to substitute for It,
'And now abideth Faith, Hope and
Love, these three; but the greatest of
these is Love.' I venture the prediction
that this new version will not endure.
Properly understood the word love is
entirely appropriate. But it, likewise,
by force of custom, carries a special
meaning. It has a wide diversity of
uses, but it suggests sentiment, If not
sentimentality. It is not well suited
to the practical commonplaces of every
day life. - ,
"We don't need to love a man, in the
sense In which the word is ordinarily
used, in order to acknowledge that he
has the same right to his opinions that
we have to ours. Whatever you may
call that spirit, it Is to be found here
in the ritual of the order. It Is not
a religion or a substitute for a religion,
but it has a Just a place In every code
which attempts to define the duties of
men toward one another.
"The philosophy of the Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks is essen
tially practical. It seeks to deal with
the things of this world. It declines
to view our life here as of little con
sequence or as a vale of tears. It
realizes that there need be no more
beatlnc heaven than this world might
be if all conformed to the teachings of
the founder of Christianity; - .that no
perdition could be more desolute than
this world if human nature were al
ways at its worst.
"The spirit of the Elks order is op
timistic. It looks on the bright side.
It seeks the lessons of life not In the
remote days of some far-off, land. It
reads the wisdom . and . goodness and
mercy of an all-powerful Father, - not
merely In miracles wrought in ancient
times, but In every opening flower, in
every returning springtime, . in every
manifestations of the divine law that
governs the universe. It believes that
the best preparation for a world to come
Is a constant striving to make this
world brighter, better and happier."
si::oxs ins hearers
Vial tine Preacher Gives St. Louis Con.
''. grecatlon a Jolt, . ,
1 St. Louis, Dec. 8. "Pardon me, this
Is a little personal, but It does . seem
to me that this audience is too well
dressed. There is not a shabby per
son here. I want the poor to mingle
with the rich when I preach." This
short but strong reprimand delivered
from the pulpit of the Union Avenue
Christian church Just before benedic
tion Sunday afternoon, shocked sev-
YOU MUST ACT QUICKLY
Only a few more days of this great money saving sale and
the store that has become widely known as a great value
giving,-: low-priced firm will be dissolved. 'You know such
values as are quoted below are bargains, big ones. Take ad
vantage of them while you can. . v - Cj .
Children's - Single Garment
Underwear . worth regular
35c, Quit Business Price 19
Children's Heavy Grey
Fleeced Union Suits worth
regular 69c and 75c all sizes.
Quit Business Price. . . . .". 50
: Hair Svitches. ;
$6.00 Switches, full 34 in.
Quit Business Price . . . .$3.48
$5.00 Switches, full 30 in.'
Quit Business Price . . . .$2.48
One Lot. Switches that sold
up to ' $1.98-Quit Business
Price 69. All colors.
: Ladie3 Sweaters
, In Grey, Blue ' and Red
worth regular $1.50 -Quit
Busines Price : . 98
Ladies Fine Wool Sweaters
worth $3.00 Quit Business
Price . ............... $1.98
era! of St. Louis' most wealthy church
goers. Half of the gathering marched
out of the church haughtier than
ever; the other half sulked to the
sidewalk conscience stricken.
The speaker was a guest of the
church, the- Rev. ' George Paxton
Combs of Kansas City, who had ex
changed pulpits for the day with the
Kev. B. A. Abbott. The Union ave
nue congregation has been referred
to as the "glass of fashion and mold
of form." Rev. Combs is scheduled
to preach at the church every night
this week.
FLAYS LIKE CIIAWJ
Bob Peebles Startles Oklahomans on
K Golf
Bob Peebles has returned from Ok
lahoma, wtfcerehe played a. number of
exhibition' games, of golf. In playing,
the trip, he broke records on every
course and did his best playing in
Oklahoma City and Tulsa.
At Tulsa in playing , the practice
rounds, he made the first nine holes
In 39 and the second round in 86,
making a total of 75, thereby beating
the course record by two. : Later
Monday he again lowered the course
record by playing the first round in 37
and the second in SB, thereby lower
ing the course record to 72, which was
four be'ow par. He was playing low
ball with Arthur Jackson, a profes
sional, against C. Kemp and Frank
Moore, two of the best amateur play
ers of the club. This shows that he
playes five holes under the course
record.
At Oklahoma City he played the
first 18 holes at par in the morning
and the second 18 holes in the after
noon at one under par.
This shows remarkable playing.
The first rounds at Tulsa were played
under the most unpleasant weather
conditions. Rain was falling and the
greens were under water. He im
proved his playing the following Mon
day, after the links had been given,
a chance to dry.
FLANS A CRUSADE
Author of "Kedllght"' Law Is In St.
Louis on Business.
St. Louis, Dec 8. John B. Ham
mond, author of the "redllght"-injunction
and abatement law which has been
entered on the statutes of 14 states has
been in St. Louis for more than two
weeks quietly planning a crusade
against the local segregated district,
it was learned today.
Hammond is special .agent for the
World Purity federation and has figur
ed in many spectacular reform move
ments, among them the recent aboli
tion of the vice district of Kansas
City. Tomorrow Mr. Hammond will
confer with the .board of police com
missioners. An order to resort owners
and inmates to vacate the houses on
Valentine street, already has been Is
sued by the police.
WALK FROM NEBRASKA
Family of Five Reach Philadelphia
After Four Months. -
- Philadelphia, . Dec 8. Declaring
that they had wheeled their three lit
tle girls nearly 1,800 miles in baby
carriages, Milton Updegraff and his
wife arrived in this city late last night
after a four months Journey from
Nebraska. The - last lap from Lan
caster, Pa., and a few other ' short
stretches wore made in trains, but
mist of the trip was made afoot.
Updegraff. a native of this city,
who was employed as a sheep herder
in Nebraska, lost his position and de
cided to come back east They began
the trip mere than 1 weeks ago,
pushing a pair of two-year-old twins
and another four-year-old child In
baby coaches. -- .. r. v --. : , .
Road Banders Convene. ':
' Philadelphia, Dec 8. Demonstra
tions of, various machines and ma
terials used In road building and mov
ing pictures' snowing- aixierent condi
tions of streets and roads were, fea
tures of the tenth annual convention
of the American Road Builders asso
ciation which began here today. Road
experts from all sections of the coun
try are In stfsnninca,
Children's Sirecters '
To close out ' "
One Lot. .42 ; One Lol. .29
Blankets
' . Good - weight and 'color.
$1.98 grade, size 64x76 $139
$2.48 grade, size 72x80 $1.69
$2.95 Wool Knap 64x76 $1.98
Quflts
Only a few left. Go at
wholesale.
Cotton Batts
Quit Business Price.
10c Batts ......... 7VW
12y2c Batts ......... .8 1-3
15c Batts ........... . . . 10
35c Batts ...... .. . . . .25
85c Batts, Quilt size ... .69
$1.00 Batts, Quilt size. . . .75
MAY DROP KANSAS
Nebraska Drops HaskeU Indians
Jayhawkers In Doubt,
Lincoln, Neb. Dec 8. Three games
for the 1914 football schedule, which
is now in the making, are practically
certain for the University of Nebras
ka. These contests are with Minne
sota at Minneapolis; Iowa at Iowa
City and Ames at Lincodn. The. re
port prevails that one other big West
ern eleven is to be met away from,
home. i
The HaskeU Indians will be
dropped from the Cornhusker sched
ule for the coming year. There is
nothing for the Nebraskans to gain
by beating the Indiana.-and .there is
everything to lose. The schedule thus
demands that some big games at
home be played and it Is this to which
Coach Stiehm is directing his atten
tion. -. j f.-- f..
- Kansas is the only other school for
the 1913 schedule to be disposed of
for 1914. and what will be done with
the Jayhawkers is hot known.-;. It
may be that the date for the contest
for the Kansas game will be shoved
up earlier in the season or the Kan
sans may be dropped entirely. v
SUGGEST OWENS AS COACH.
Kansas Ahunnl In Oklahoma Would
uec sooner Coach. ,
Oklahoma City, Okla.1 Dec. 8. Ok
lahoma alumni of Kansas university
have taken up enthusiastically the
movement which is nM k h.i
its origin with alumni in Tfnnn City
to secure Bennie Owen, if possible, as
head coach for the Kansas football
team. Petitions to the board of con
trol of the uiiivwriiltv nw4n
tlon, have been prepared by William
a. z.wick, an Oklahoma City attor
ney, who is president of the Kansas
Unlversitv Alumni a.v,Matn rtfc.-
lahoma, and . circulated among-, the
alumni here. Practically all of the
Kansas alumni in Oklahoma City
nave aireaay signed and the petitions
will be sent to other cities in Oklaho
ma where the Kansas alumni
strong..:
HASKELL TEAM NAMES BABY.
Called Manager's Daughter Victoria
Spirit of Victory.
Lawrence, Dec 8. Victoria- the
spirit of victory was the name which
the members of the HaskeU Indian
football team gave to the month-old
daughter of Mr . and Mrs. A. M.
Venne. It was a hard task for the
Indians to find a suitable name for
the baby and they almost gave up in
despair, but spurred on by the honor
they had won and suggestions from
the Indian co-eds at the institute, the
men chose the name "Victoria."
. FootbaU teams seldom name babies,
but in this Instance Manager Venne
thought that the men were entitled to
the privilege and put his rights as the
father aside. - -
: On Nov. 8 when the HaskeU team
was in Omaha playing Creighton col
lege the players were told that they
could name the baby. . In the inter
mission of the 'game a panting mes
senger came with a telegram for Mr.
Venne, manager of the Indian team,
to the effect that an eight-pound baby
girl had Just been born to Mrs. Venne
at Lawrence, and that both mother
and baby were well.
, The Indians were sitting In council
of war on the sidelines of Creighton
field when Mr. Venne opened the tele
gram. He read it to them and -then
exclaimed:
"Boys, If you w-u win this game IU
let you name my baby girl. Will yon
do it?"
' The players shouted their answer
and went into the game with a ven
geance in the second half, winning- by
a 7 to 0 score and gaining the priv
ilege of naming little Miss Venne.
United States Battleships Separate.'
On Board 17. S. Battleship Wyoming
at Sea, by Wireless Telegraph, to San
Miguel,' Azores, uk. s. ina vessels
of the Atlantic fleet which have been
visiting European ports separated at
sea today. a latitude 3S.4S north,
longitude 38.5 west, i The Kansas,
Ohio and Connecticut : proceeded to
Vera Crus, Mexico, by way of Guan
tanamo. while the remainder of the
vessels continue their voyage to United
States waters. The warships were to
day 3.000 miles from Guaatanamo bar
and 8.000 mil from New York.
Lawyer tat
St. Louis, Dec 8. Phoebe Cousins,
who was the first woman lawyer in
the United, states, - the first woman to
hold the office t United States mar
shal, and the first woman to be grad
uated from Washington . university,
was buried her this afternoon. With
her was lowered into the grave the
marshal's badge . of silver presented
by President Cleveland to her father
and upon, her father's death to her.
Miss Cousins died in poverty in 'a
bare room Saturday. Her burial was
provided for by Mrs. William Thomp
son, wife of a banker, who in- their
childhood days lived next door to the
Cousins and was Phoebe's playmate.
Two automobiles formed the funeral
cortege. The first was 'occupied by
the Thompsons., the second by John
Cousins,. 5 years .old. brother of Miss
Phoebe Couzlna, and a few friends of
the family. - .. . -
PGurj co:.:es i:i
Former 'Mayor Surrenders to the
:., :;,,....' ' District Attorney.
New York, Dec 8. James K. MeGulre,
ex-mayor of Syracuse, came to the city
today, to surrender to the district attor
neys office on. an Indictment, charging
that he solicited a S5.000 bribe from a cor
poration in the interest of the Democrat
state committee Hls indictment was an
outgrowth, of the John Doe Investigation
instituted to s sift allegations that con
tractors had been "sandbagged" into
making campaign contributions. Returning-
from the-seuth Sunday, after a trip
In the tropica. McOulre last night issued
a long statement, saying that the charge
against him was "a frameup hatched by
the interests whose' materials were re
jected by the state." -
His brother, George R. MeGnire. who
gave testimony tending to support the
contention that there had been dickering
with contractor as charged, the ex
mayor characterised as mentally and
physically weak.
MeGulre pleaded not ' guilty. '.Ball at
1,500 was quickly furnished.
Came Bown for the Night.
Hamburg, Dec 8. The dirigible
balloon Sachen reached this .city - at
noon today, after passing the night in
a perilous open position at Quickborn,
20 miles to the north.. She was com
pelled to descend there last night
when the .'pilot lost his bearings in a
dense fog. - ?',-,- . . - .
TODAY'S TIMET REPORTS.
Chicago, Dec 8. WHEAT Wheat prices
turned upward today in response to re
ports that rain was again interfering
with .the harvest -besides world shipments
were light and receipts northwest decided
ly meager. The market opened Ko to $
He higher and subsequently made a fur
ther ascent.
An unexpected increase . In the visible
supply, however 1 Wiped out all the gain.
Evedlctlona : wereleurrent -that . the Canad
ian import duty would - soon be saved.
The close was steady, unchanged to He
up. . .
CORN Cold -weather tending to hasten
receipts' gave setback to. the corn bulla
December showed' the most weakness.
Prices opened unchanged to e lower, and
displayed no sign, of rallying...'
. Weakness-continued throughout the ses-eleny-Closing
SpIis were at deUne of
e to-114c net.' ! .-. v. . . - .
OATS Oats held steady. Wheat strength
seemed to. neutralise the effects of the
corn weakness. . . .
1 PROVISIONS Provisions rose with bogs.
First sales varied from Saturday night's
level to me higher, but afterward reacted
under the Influence of corn. .
Chicago Grain Market.
(The range of prices for grata furores oa
the Chicago Board of Trad as reported
, by Thoa J. Myers. Broker. Columbian
Bids. ; u
- Chicago," Dec 8.
' Open
WW RAT
Dec - .. 88
May .. n .
July'.. 89-
High Low Today Sat.
9t
'88 :
. 88- t
91
88-
Hi 88 '
rr.RK
. Dec .. 71
May .. 71 -July
.. 9 -
n -
Dec .. 40
May . . 43 h
July .. 42
PORK
Jan. ..21.02
May ..21.15 "
71
TO
9tt
71 72
70 71
, 08 70-
39 40
42 43
. , 42
20.92 . 21.02 '
21.W 21.10
4014 S9T4
43 42
42 42
21.02 20.92
21.17 21.00
Kansas city Grain Market.
(The ranee of prices for grain futures oa
the Kansas City Board of Trade as re
ported by Taos. J. Myers. Broker. Co
lumbian Bldg.
Kansas City, Dec 8.
Close
Open High .Low .Today Sat
fTTTCAT
Dec .. 83 83 83 ' 83 83
May ..87 87 87 87 87
July .. 86, , K 1 84 4 84
rnp v
Dtc .. S 7 07 09
May ..78--' "72 72 , 78 72
JUly . . 71 71 70 70- 71
Chtcairo Gram Market. ,
, Chicago. Dec 8. WHEAT-Close . De
cember, 88c May, 91c
CORN December, Tie; May, 70c
OATS December, 39e: 'May, 42c
PORK-Jsnuary, 3.2; Mav, 321.06.
LARD January, 810.77: May. 311.07.
SHORT RIBS January. 810.97; May.
S1L20. ,,,, ,- - , -
Liverpool Grata MarkeC
Liverpool. Dec I WHEAT Soot,
steady: No. 1 Manitoba, 7a d; Nc 2, 7a
CORN Spot, firm; American mixed.
ts 8d. ,
FLOTJR-rWlnter patents. 28s (d.
Ken 1tr 'Prwdwe Msr.
Kansas City. Dec 8 WHKAT Cash:
Market unchanged to Me higher. Nc 8
hard. 8U?39c: No. 9. fte88c; No. 3 red.
88UMSe: No, 8. M088c
CORN Market unchanged to e lower.
No. 2 mixed. 8e9c; Nc 3, 88c; No. 2
white. TiUc; Nc 3. 8c
- OATSMarket nnchaneed. Nc 2 white,
41042e: Nc 8 mixed, 41c
RY 69c .-'.. .,.".? -v.,-----
-HAY Msrket Irregular. Choice timothy,
317.08ei7.EO; choice prairie, 817.0W17.60.
BU'lTHiK Creamci y. 30c; firsts, - 28c;
seconds. 38e; peeking. 19c
EGGS Firsts. 34c; -seconds. 20c
POULTRY Hens, llc; roosters, 9c;
decks, 10c; springs, 10c
: WHEAT Receipts TS ears.
CLOSE; WHEAT December, 8c; May,
87c
CORN December. 87er May. 7Sc
OATS December. 40c; May, 43c '-?
rhtrwg.t Prndnt-e Msrwt.
Chi Cairo, Dec t. BUTTER Market un
changed. -
FOGS Market higher. At mark, coses
Included. 3sK83e; ordinary firsts. , 289S9e;
firsts. 32c
POTATOES Market unctianged.
POULTRY Alive, lower; springs. 13c;
fowls, 18e; turkeys. He
Neer York sedrsce TtVnvket-.-'
New York. Dec . BUTTER Market
firm. Creamery extras. M0TMc; factory,
current make; firsts. Zitf21c; serionds. n
rtoc . - ,' .-v, ,,.
CHKBSE--Market steady. State whole
milk held. Wb"e or fresh -
ste; sums. 3wi8s. -
the First Warsaw
th United States.
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Xew York Stock , Market.
Wall St. New York. Dec 8. STOCKS
Sentiment in Wall Street was more cheer
ful today; the change in feeling 'was at
tributed chiefly to improved conditions in
the money market on estimates ot the
probable attiude of the Washington ad
ministration .towards corporations.
New Haven was weak through the morn
ing on Its showing of a shrinkage In-October
net of 88S,o5o. It fell 2 to within
a fraction of Its recent low record. Sugar
dropped points to 103, the lowest since.
1308. Tobacco shares were bid up vigor
ously. - "' '- -ii-'
Bonds were Irregular.
Active bidding for stocks raised prices
sharply at the opening today. .The prin
cipal issues were purchased in blocks of
several thousand shares. Canadian Pa
cific swung up 2. Union pacific 1 and
Reading, Steel. Amalgamated and Can.
New Haven was the weak point in the
list, dropping 1.
Hew Tork Stocks. -Close
of prices for- the . leading stocks
on the New Tork Stock Exchange as re
ported by Thes. J. Myers. Broker. Colum
bian Bldg. .
. NeNw York, Dec .
Close
Today Sat.
Am. Beet Sugar 33
Am. Can. c f
Am. Can, p
Am. aCr and Foundry 44
Amal. Copper W w
Am. Locomotive, c- , Jtt . 30
Am. S. and R-. c. 2 62
Am. 8. and R. P 9J
Am. Sugar lief KTZ 106
Am. Tel. and T.. 118 119
Am Tnhacco. c ..............229 224
Anaconda Mining : 34
A. T. and o. c. ....... w
A. T. and S. F. P.. ...... 99 . f, ....
Baltimore and Ohio... ........ 93 , 92
Brooklyn R. T..... W
r-anxlian Pacific... ............229H . 226
Central Leather .-- 25 ....
Chesapeake and unio ,. oi
C. M. and St- P.. e 99 99
Chicago and Northwestern 125 .
Chlno Copper...... .37
Erie, c 28
Great Northern, p ........124 134
Illinois Central .....108 . ....
K. ". Southern, c. ................ 34 ' ....
Lehigh VaUey .......i.M9 148
Louisville and Nasnvuie . us
Missouri Pacific. ..: 3 , J
M. K and T., e 20 ....
Nev. Con Copper .14
N. Y. Central 84 98
N. Y.. N. H. and H..... 78
Norfolk and Western ........103 ....
Northern padflc i -M7
Penn. Railroad............. 109 ;; ....
Ray Con Copper r 18 - 17
Reading, c. . ....M3 162
Rock Island, c..... 14 14
Rock Island, p.......... ....... 33 23
Southern Pacific.. 87 87
Southern Railway, c....... 22 22
Tenn. Copper ... .... -30 ' 29
Texas Oil. .... . 116
Union Pacific, e... 153 152
U. S. Steel, c 57 50
U. S. Steel, P.. i..MS 105
Utah Copper-....-... 47
Westinghouse Electric tt ....
St. Jawph Live Stork Market.
St- Joseph. Dec 8. HOGS Receipts 2.500.
Market 5n0c higher. Top, 87.75; bulk of
sales. 87.ase7.60.
CATTLE Receipts 1.400. Market strong
er. Steers, tS.606J0; cows and heifers,
tL2C6.60; calves, 86.00010.09.
SHEEP Receipts none Market nominal.
Lambs. 85.00C7J5.
Wichita Live Stock Marfksc'
Wichita, Dec .HOGS Receipts 3.509.
Market strong. Top,. 87.56; bulk of sales,
87.3007.50.- .'-.-CATTLE
Receipts 2.000. Market higher.
Native steers, 86.150SJ6; eows and heifers,
6J67.75; stockers sad feeders. 8C.00O7.10;
stock cows and heifers. S4J09L50; bolls.
S4-3606J5; calves. 3CJ0Q0JO.
Kansas City f.rre Mtnrtr tiiket
' Kansas City. Dec 8. HOGS Receipts
1.900. Market 10c higher. Bu a
87.4097.75; heavy. 87.0907.89-. y nd
butchers, ri.tav-': ugnc , l sm,
as.gO07.OO.
CATTLE Receipts 14490. tnt ' J 699
Bouthsrna Market steady, 'j . -rA
steers, 83.2100 J5; drtssin beef ' ' i.tO
00-15; western steers. Ot-OOT. ts
sad feeders. 86.5007.50; bulhr, v t;
calves, 86JO0irUa,
i SHEEP Receipts 30,080. Ms" y.
Lambs. S7.3vr7.90: yearllns i-
wethers 84,twri5.lr: ewes. 84.0k -
Your' .Gift Wanto to
Chrbtmao Store
: . Ova stocks of Qiristmas novelties are now ready, inelud-
injjr: '
Thousands of novelties in fancy goods.
Foreign and domestic novelties in Jewelry, Silverware.
Stationery, Toilet Goods, Leather Goods, Books and Toys." .
Complete stocks of fine Furs, Christmas Slippers, Furni
ture, Chinaware, Cut Glass, Artwares, Pictures, Gloves,
Handkerchiefs and other things.
When in Kansas City come here to do your Christmas
shopping. If you cannot come, please write, giving full de
scription of articles wanted and price you wish to pay.
In times like this that test the facilties of stores to the
utmost, it is well to remember our way of doing business :
If you should err in making a selection here,
return the merchandise at once in salable con
dition along with the duplicate salescheck Jor a
cheerful refund or credit; ' "
Golden Jubilee 1913
Kansas City, Mo,
. Chicago Live Stock Market.
Chicago. Dtc. 8. HOGS Receints 45.000.
Market strong, 10c above Saturday's aver
age Bulk of sales. 87.7007.90; light. 87.300
'.so; nuxea, 7.&607.w; heavy, I7.so08.au;
rongn, s7.bsdt.io; pigs. llt.B0a7.4n. '
CATTLE Receipts 26,009.- Market steady
to joe lower. Beeves, . J6.6603LIO; Texas
steers, 36.0507.70; western steers. 85.9007.75;
stockers and feeders 84.8007.66; cows and
heifers, 83.3008.30; calves. 8t.6O011.OO.
SHEEP Receipts 38,000. Market steady.
Native. 84.0006.35: western. 84.0005.40: year
lings, 36.0006.65; naUve lambs; 86.4007.70;
western, yt.si6yi.3v.
' Kansas OB Live Stock
IThe following aales were au this
morning at toe Steek Yards, Kansas
City, and reported over long dlstanoe
telephone direct to the State Journal by
Clay, Robinson A Co., live stock com
mission mcrchAnts, with offices at all
markets.
Kansas City, Dec 8. CATTLE Re
ceipts 14,000. head. Mhrket steady to
strong.
HOGS Receipts 9.000 head. Market 5c to
Mo higher. Bulk of sales. 87.4507.70; top.
SHEEP Receipts 10.009 ead. Market
Strong. Lambs. 87.95.
Klbl.iNU STEEB3
N.i. Wt. Price INo. Wt Pries,
15 1886 89.00
31.. 1126 : 6.55
40....i...U43 . 6J5
36........1J61 7.80
21....
31
St....
.1099
86.56
..1133.
..1113
6.55
7J6
COWS AND HEIFERS.
33 821 7.75
1 1210 6.60
3 800 6.25
8........ 596 7.25
3 JOOO 6.00
1.. 1076 t.10
4....
483 8.00
10......
M
.1057 6.90
. 871 7.26
. 826 - 5.60
3....
1 1050 4.25
STOCKERS AND FEEDERS,
13...
6...
1...
3...
33...
. 670
7.60 I 23 640 6.85
7.25 28.. ......1041 7.66
CALVES
10.26 I 4........ 310 9.50
7.10 I 3........ 185 9.50
7.85 f 4 ...320 8.09
BULLS.
7.00 I 1........12S0 . 6.50
4.75 8........ 920 6.00
HOGS.
7.70 34........ 255 7.75
7.67 31........ 383 - 7.05
7.60 T 79... 363 TJ0
7.65
180
331
383 '
1.....
4.
.1840
.1130
64......:. 256
48 310
8 173
79 ...196
Yopeka Market. '.,''
Furnished by-the Chas. Wolff Packing
Co, yards close at noon Saturday. We
cannot use pigs, thin sows or hoar
welching less than 170 lbs. Do not mar.
ket hogs unless same are well finished
as we cannot tue half fat stuff. We civ
below prices effective at once, until fur
tha notice
MIXED AND BUTCHERS. .... .37.1007.30
HEAVY
.. 7.1007.32
ROUGH HEAVY......
LIGHT
' - STEKitS. ;,
Prime
Gooa to choice (corn fed)....
Fair to good ,
cowa ,
Prime
Good to eholcs (com fed)....
Valr to good
Common to fair.....
HEIFERS.
... v-vx&d.w
.. 19607.29
..... 6607.00
6.8aj0
6.086.5
m 5.5506.25
.... 4SS4iS.ie
.... S.9O04.5S
.... 3.3603.75
Prime ..i............. ............ 6.OS06.76
Good to choice (corn fed) 4.8006.00
Fair to sood , 4.0504.75
Common to fair 3JO04.O9
BULLS. . T-W
Prime fat (corn fed) . ....... 8.4696.00
Fleshy ....... ...... 4-3e&6.eo
Mediums SJO04.35
-...a VEAi. CALVES.
Prime fat.........-.. ... .V)UM
Medium good............. 6.00Jo
yr .......'.. 4 rftfttw
v SHEEP AND LAMBS.
Fst wethers....-....,..-........... twew
VssC CWvl'''ie' S.0(V4.S9
Pat Iambs.....: 6.5O06.6O
Positively - cannot use shea, or Iambs
arise fat.
Don't send in rough.- thin, unfinished
nos or pigs, as we cannot use them for
yins- purposes sad win have to buy at
steek hog prices and low enough to en
sble us to reship to the River market, as
itte your advantage as wen as oaxs..te
keep them back Beta ftsesked. .
eaanot see grass esme muss strietqr
lnsrkat nrtoe said for dry tot eattla.' '
If you win Caver us with your meulrles
sdvtslag number of head. , oaallty. age
sad length of tints oa feed.' we will make
Topeka Fruit and Produce Market.
Selling prices by Sam'l R. Lux. whole
sale Fruit and Produce 1
' ''Topeka, Kan.. Dec !-"
JONATHAN APPLEslper boxTtl 7549
3-35; Roman Beatulea per box. tt.75tn.BV
oosfessr W7s2-"'
; ALMERIA GRAPES Per bbl.. 6.760e.6o'
CRANBERRIES Per box (H bWam
MDA ORAPE FRUITPe? DOS.
PACKAGE FlOSPer 'jox. 876s. ? ' '
DATES-Per lb., 8c
NEW PACKAGE DATES Per box. gats.
SWEET ORANGES Per box. 33LML
LEMONS-Per box. 64.OO0t.Co! ;
COCOANCTB-Per dosTsto per sack.
KAW VALLEY SWEET POTATOES-.
Per bu., 8L00.
CABBAGE New, per lb Jc.
BANANAS Extra fancy, par lb.. (.
fancy, per lb., 3c; choice, per lb.. 8u
bONION8-ellow. psr b mI aJS,
SPANISH ONIONS Per crate, tl-la -RED
RIVER EARLY OHIO Per Im.
81.00. ""
IDAHO POTATOES Per bu., 80c
HOT HOUSE LETTUCE-Pr basket.
CARROTS Per bu.. 81.00. "'
TURNIPS Per bu., 90c
BEETS Per bu, 90c ,
PARSNIPS Per bu.. 90c
RUTABAGAS Per lb.. le.
COLORADO HONET Perorate 8S.H. -
CEL.ERT Jumbo, 80c doc; Mammoth.
90c dos. ,
OYSTERS Standards, per can. 40c- New
York Counts, per can. 65c; Bulk. $1.69
0X1OV
CHEESE-1818c. .
Butter and V
CFumlahed by The Continental
. Co, Topeka, Kan.
Creamery
Topeka, Kan., Dec 3.
CHICAGO EGGS 3314c.
NEW YORK EGG 8 40041c.
CREAMERY BUTTER Chlcsso. Ssc
N.toY-i)3436c: Elgin, 32cr Topeki wholSi
Topeka Grain Market.
Furnished by J. B. BIIlard. corner w -.
sas are and Curtis st ,
Topeka, Kan.. Dsn. a
NEW CORN-TOc T '
OATS 40c
WHEAT 7509911.
OLD CORN 76c " .
Ttmeka Butter. Rggs ai
Furnished by the Topeka Packing- uo.J
' Topeka, Kan.. Deo. 8.
EGGS Fresh country, 30c - - - (
POULTRY Hens, 3 lb. and over. 13e:
under 3 lbs., 12c; springs, over 3 lbs, 13c:
broilers 2 lbs. and under. 14c; turkey hens
to young toms, 14c; old torn turkeys, 13c:
ducks, 9c; geese, 7c
- BUTTER Packing stock, 17c '
Topeka Hay Market.
Furnished by T. A. Beck. 213-216 E. tth.
' ' Topeka, Kan'., Dec 8L
PRAIRIE HAY No. J, 814.09; No. t
813.00.
NEW ALFALFA Choice, 7.00; Nc L
816.00. . ' - -- ;
Topeka Hide Market.
IQuotadons furnished by James C. Smith
Hide Co, Ht East Third St-J 7
' Topeka, Kan., Dec 8.
SALT CURED HIDES Salt cured mdea
1 14VLC-. No. 3. 13e; salt enVS w?u
sad stags Nc 1. 13-X No. fj 11c; sMe brands
oer 40 lb. flat. , 1. 13.-; alas br,;
under iJJl VC jf fWdid
bulls and stags flat. No. t. Me; salt eured
huT hldea Cat, Ne. 1. 7e; saH eured
dMCODA. W w vima siuaks. 16a
sTlui than same jpsds eured. Horse
hides
Bony aides and glue horse. Ueaum'-
5.8. bog skins, JWff: sheep pelts, greaa
Sl Je- dry. aceoreinr to wool, per U
St HIDES Dry flint butcher h.
-rV Be: dry flint fallen heavy. 3ue H
S: dry flint under M 1 18c to tic:
ffSsTSe r&rdry.U.ktnSc'to'K?
KANSAS. . NEBRASKA AND OKlT
HOMA Bright ' medium, 16Me: 6ark
ineaium, ni eesyy
"rftlSstAlXX NEW MEXICO. tJTt
AND TEXAS-Light medium. lMe; 1 4
m'-m Am. S TSm

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