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. xox. DOIT. Win, Fairfax, Society Reporetr. A. W. Walker, Agent Lexington, Mo. Remember please It's um little blu w collect here an Mi i Tliat enable u to run from year to year." L O O AL S . We are after the news. Robt. M. Turner has accepted a po sition at the Baltimore hotel. W. H. Brousfield, the tonsorlal art ist, was a welcome visitors thta week. Where, oh where is Jim O. Olbbs these days? Jamie, "the lawyer?" Read the Son, advertise In the Son, subscribe for the Rising Son and then pay for the Rising Son. Capt Thurman of the Supply Co. No. 1 has been sick for the past three weeks. To reach a great number of the people all the time It will pay you to put an add In the Rising Son. Are you a subscriber to the Rising Son? If not, why not? $150 per year in advance. Prof. J. B. Robinson, the popular musician, baa been very sick. He is able to be out a while this week. To you who are in high places and are not right, the searchlight reporter of the Rising Son la on your trail. Mrs. C. H. Lewis, thc wife of Gen eral Charles, who has been very sick, Is able to be about again. MVs. Maggie Allen of 1117 Independ ence avenue, who has been confined to her room with the rheumatism, is able to be on crutches. Joe King of Hose Co. No. 11 met with a serious accident at the fire 608 East Fifth. He was burned on the shoulder and had two ribs frac tured. He is doing nicely at this writing. Cohesion, Cohesive. Lets us try to build; lets us be more united; lets us do romethlng as a people that will reflect credit upon us. F. L. Lewis, an attache of the P. O., la the popular president of the Y. P. h. U. of the Pleasant Green Baptist Church. Oscar Lewis was burled under the auspices of K. P.'s last 8unday from the Pilgrim Baptist church, Rev. Hurst officiating. Ebernezer chapel, under the leader ship of Elder Hawkins, is moving along. The services are well attended by a pleasing audience. The third Sunday In this month, February 15th, will be pastors' day at Pleasant Green Baptist church. Rev. Wilson Is an earnest worker, a logical speaker, and a splendid organizer. Capt, L. H. Jnrden left for Jefferson City last Monday night. The cap tain's acquaintance and good fellow ship will go along ways with the leaders and politicians. No Jim Crow cars for Missouri. The B. Y. P. U. meets every Sunday evening at 6:30 at the Pleasant Green Baptist church F. L. Lewis, president, Rev. Wilson, pastor. Rev. J. C. Caldwell paid our office a pleasant call. He has been carrying on a revival at his church in Independ ence, e represents eighty converts. Rev. Hancock called to see us this week. He says he voluntarily resigned from the pastorate of the Christian church. A few lawyers who run down the unfortunate criminal class through their agents, the court loungers, are to be pitied rather than condemned. Rev. Father T. G. Harper visited the Ministers' Alliance last week. He Is renewing old acquaintance and making many new friends. Bishop Shaffer of the Fifth Episco pal .district, has called a presiding elders' council to meet at Ebernezer chapel, Kansas City, Mo., February 10. Jesse Williams, the blacksmith, de serves the patronage of our people. He is a good workman and in sympa thy with the mirth of progression. Tim Roberts, esq., of Kansas ICty, Kas., an employee of the Kansas leg islature, waa in our city last Sunday. He was all smiles because he landed. Rev. Moseby has a very nice little congregation, located at Fifth and Harrison. The Rev. Moseby is an earnest worker and is doing a good work. Paul Lawrence Dunbar has been giving a series of readings for the past week or ten days under the management of the amiable Dr. Dibble.- FOR RENT. 3 nice unfurnished rooms, hot and cold water, bath, mod ern except heat. Mrs. Patton, 1411 Brooklyn Ave. Our people are anxious for the Son. We hope to merit the confidence and consideration of the people because we expect them to pay for It. The Ris ing Son Is 1.60 per year. The Colored press of Kansas City, Mo., will give a high class entertain ment at Strops hall February 12 in honor of Lincoln's birthday. See the hand bills for programme. The Gospel Missionary Band will give a gospel entertainment at Bethel Baptist church Saturday evening, Feb ruary 7. This band was organized recently with 75 members by Rev. Geo. P. Mblsey. The work Is doing nicely. To all presiding queens of the S. A D. of J: You are requested to see that your shares to the auxiliary are settled at once that we may be able to square our books before the meet ing of the grand session. C. H. LEWIS. Sec. T. B. J. ROBINSON, Bus. Agt. Rev. Mosby Is engaged In a series of meetings at Bethel church. Fifth and Harrison. They are having a great deal of success and have added quite a number to the church. Prof. A. O. Coffin, Maj. Warner, Col. George T. Wassom and Miss Anna M. Jones and a chorus of the Lincoln school students, conducted by Miss Cora Yancy will be among the features of the Lincoln Day celebration given by the colored press February 12, at Strope's hall. The revival meeting at Bethel Bap tist church. Fifth and Charlotte, Sun day February 8 at 2 p. m. Rev. Geo. Mosley will preach on the subject of Baptism. Twenty-eight added to the church. Rev. Mosby has done a great work in the ten months he has been there. He has added sixty-eight mem bers to the church. Promise will not pay our bills. We expect our delinquents to pay up at once, either to the collector when he calls or at this office, because after the 1st of the month we shall put all outstanding bills In the bands of a col lection agency. We would like all our out of town subxcrlbers to remit to this office at once to enable us to clear our books of all delinquents. Mr. J. Beuchem. who has ben an at tachre of the Hotel Sevoy for the past five pears, Is still at the old stand. Mrs. Minnie Buchem, his wife, who has been sick for quite awhile, Is able to be out again to meet her many friends. They desire to express their appreciation to their many friends for courtesies extended during the sad af fliction in the loss of their mother. The young Republicans have a nice program to be rendered on Lincoln's birthday at the Midland, and the Col ored people will have an elaborate en tertainment at Strope's hall, February 12th, under the auspices of the Color ed press. At the Forum at Allen chapel last Sunday the following committee was appointed to go to Jefferson City to appear before the railroad committee to protest against a separate car law: Prof. G. T. Wassom. Dr. O. J. Scott, Silas arris, N. C. Crews, Duncan Oath, P. J. Campbell. Lwls Woods of the Rising Son, and Rev. Caldwell of In diana, Mo. The Lincoln birthday celebration at Strnpes hall, February 12, promises to be a grand affair. The Roosevelt Colored Rough Riders will attend In a body. The committee, under the man agement of Mr. Lewis Woods of the Rising Son, will spare no pains to make this event a glittering success. On last Tuesday morning about 3:40 Mr. Willis Franklin's lunch wagon was discovered to be on fire by an em ployee of the Kansas City Journel, who turned In the alarm and was the means of saving the lives of the two girls who was asleep in the lunch car at the time. Mr. Franklin had a very nice trade established at Independ ence and Cottage Iane. He loses all without any Insurance. The gasoline stove was the cause. CARD OF THANKS. We extend to all our friends and neighbors our gratitude and heartfelt thanks for their assistance and kind ness In our bereavement of our mother. Sister and Sister-in-law, MR. and MRS. C. H. BIRCH. JESSIE YOUNG. OUR BOYS. The Kansas City Juvenile Band gave a supper at 593 Troost avenue last Saturday night. They reported a nice time. The Hoys will be pre pared to take engagements very soon. Henry Payne Is Instructor and pres ident; Harold Sneed, vire president ; Iary Lewis, secretary; Brlsco Davis, treasurer. H. R. Edwards, who for many years has been In the employ of the Homeo pathic Drug Co., at 14 W. 12th street, as Ph. D.. has resigned. His stay has been agreeable both to employer and employe. His service has been highly appreciated. Mr. Edwards resigns or his own accord. This Is to his credit, as he has made many friends and has the confidence of his employers and associates. e The Oxford club he'd Its regular election of officers last Wednesday. Full particulars In our next Issue. Our collector will be around. Please be prepared to meet him with the money. All delinquents are expected to settle by February 1st. after which all outstanding bills will be placed in charge of a collection agency for Im mediate settlement. ARMSTRONG X NUGENT Helm's wlrhrmed Selmrnwl hecr. Me llrayer arhlNkry. Oiiinrm XX xUMit unit all thw hext hramlsnf tmtmru1)! ami do mpHllclliiora. free hot luui'h at all hours 552 Grand Ave. Kansas City, Mo, ST ELITE MJTAVKAAr J. H. VMrttM, frea, Mcnls t all hours U-r rrram and fruit 13 cunts up in avamin (ilv- me a rail. 5.VJ STATIC AVK. KANSAS CITY. KANS The WEST SIDE HOUSE, Rooms Krom 25 eta lp. Or Kales by the Week. At 1 1 1 S N. 3rd St., Kansas City, Kan. H. BELL, Proprietor.......... Mr. BattU Jordan Can be found at her old stand at 419 Cherry St Drettmaklng and Plain Sew ing Old Clothes Made Over. L. W. SUMPTER and SON, Undertaki &. EZrrtbi Tel 261 Main. timers. .09 Main St. Broughams, Landaus, Tallahos, Wagon ettes, Buggies, Runabouts, Traps, Express, Pneumatio Tire. Quimby Livery & Carriage Co. George M. Quimby, Mgr. Telephone 448 Grand. 909-1 1 1 3 E. 1 2th St., Kansas City, Mo. KviTvthlnif HTtHliilnir to Mieil" THE Chickering Piano and Mason & Hamlin Organ Were Selected by MASCAGNI l-'or lii two concert iit the Auditorium Monday ami Tuesday. m aSTSsa RTioffman) C. II. COCNTKK. Mtfr. W. II. ntl'NTKK TEL. 780 GRAND. COUNTEE BROS., Undertakers. Licensed Embatmeri. Carriages anil flowers furnished foi ( all occasion 914 E. 9th St., Kansas City, Mo. LouIa Roaenber,, O. M. Partes, Proprietor. Bartondar. Fine Wines, Liquors And Cigars. Louie's Place Union liar. I7.. 18th St., KanMKC.lt', Mo, I 7 $ N AN IMMENSE CONSIGNMENT OF GUARANTEED ALL IMPORTED WOOLENS! A Rare Chance to Get an Imported Woolen Suit or Overcoat Tailored to Order, at About Half Price. The U. S. TAILORING CO. has captured a $40,000 from New York City of the highest grade of the finest Imported Woolens. Such qualities were never seen in Kansas City before. These goods arc made up in regular $50, $60 and $75 Suits and Overcoats and $15 to $20 Trousers This firm retired from business early in December and disposed of its valuable Stock to us. and now we will make you: $60.00 Suits and Overcoats for $35 $50.00 Suits and Overcoats for $30 $40.00 Suits and Overcoats for $25 $15.00 Trousers for $9 $12.00 Trousers for $7 $10.00 Trousers for $6 This unheard of sale gives the Kansas City business men the opportunity to dress well, to buy Suit, Overcoat or Trousers at about one-half the price these same woolens are made up in New York City and London by such well known tailors as Poole of London. Rock & Bell of New York City and Mathews & Ely of Chicago. We simply ask you to come in and examine this stock whether you desire to purchase or not. The quality speaks for itself. T5he V. $ TJULOTRIFTG COMTA,JJ, 800 Main St. J. FLOUR, Proprietor. 800 Main St.