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the Capitol on the North CHEYENNE WYO. The dog poisoner is running amuck in Cheyenne, and Mrs, Ollie Redd and Master Willie Ashford have recently lost valuablejcanines. The young men of the city have or ganized a base ball club, and under the management of A. L. Palmer and Wm. Thistle, bids fair to develope a strong team. James Gsskin has gone south to place upon that market a car load of western horses. This is his second trip within the past few months, and he reports profitable sales. The stork is hovering over and around our city. The recent families visited were: Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Brown of the south side, and Mr. and Mrs. Simon Smith. A son has been the gift to each of these families, and all concerned are doing well. Simon Smith, one of our extensive property owners, and who may well be styled “The Hustler,’’ has just completed three cottages on W. 18th St., which will soon be ready for rent. E F. Landor, the efficient chef of the Inter Ocean Hotel, has been on the sick list for the past ten days. He is slowly convalescing, and his many friends were pleased to see him out Tuesday night. Rev. J. C. Bell of the A. M. E. Church, preached a scholarly and very spiritual sermon last Sunday evening. His text was: “Behold What Love The Father Has Bestowed Up on I s.” The attendance was above the average, and a very substantial collection was raised. The Sunday School of the A, M. E, Church is increasing in interest and attendance each week. In addition to the regular service, they have add ed special features. Last Sunday in a vocal selection, by Mrs. Carrie Smith duett, by Wille Ashford and Arthur Gray; select reading, by Mias Lena Hopkins: anti an address, by Rev. J, C. Bell, were well rendered. Cheyenne society did herself proud on Tuesday evening, the occasion lin ing the first public reception of the Afro-American Women’s Club. Invi tations were sent to about forty guest. A. O. U. W. Hall was secured for this event, and was liecomingly decorated with potted plants, lace curtains, rugs the: statesman, Denver, colorad_ and couches. The'club colors, yellow and green, were much in evidence, and the ladies were handsomely at tired. The gentlemen wore full-dress The program was as follows: Choous by the club; Invocation, Rev J, C- Bell; Address of Welcome, by the President Mrs. C. G. Ashford; Music, Mandolin Club; Ladbs'Quartet, Mes dames Landor, Bell, Smith and Hop kins; Response to Address of Wel come, E. F, Landor; Vocal solo, Mrs. Carrie Smith; Toast, “The Ladies,’’ T Edward Gray; Vocal solo, Mrs. E. F. Landor. Mrs. T. E. Gray chairman of the program. After the rendition of the program the guest were enter tained with music and a variety of games. The following menu was served: Chicken Salad, Cold Sliced | Ham,.Saratoga Chips, Mixed Pickles, i Vienna Rolls, Ice Cream, Assorted i Cake, Coffee. Men Were Posted. The bridegroom of a newly marrie*; p Air journeying to the city by train one day recently, was a railroad man Congratulations were whistled to him from every locomotive passed in the fifty-mile run. Those on the sidings made the most din, but the engineers on the trains In motion were also posted, and whistled as they sped by. One of the parly who gave the newly wedded pair a send oil by pour Ing rice over them told the other passengers in the car what to expect Every one seemed to enjoy the toot Ing from the locomotives more than the blushing bride and groom. Snake-Charmed Chicken. The most peculiar notes he ever | heard from a chicken's throat caused 5 David F. Sullivan of Mount Carbon j Pa., to hurry to his hennery to day u j sea what the trouble tfas. There lit found a large copperhead snake, will | head erect, trying to charm a chicken I It already had the fowl completely under control. Mr. Sullivan, with c I elub, killed the stake, which measured I four feet. BOISE, IDAHO. Mrs. Elder of Nebraska will speud the summer with her sister, Mrs. 0. i Duncan. The Atbeuean Club met with Mrs. G. 0 Smtih last week It is doing nicely with the art work. We are glad to see Mr. Thompson, the Pullman porter in our city again. E. D. Washington, who is conduct ing a bakery would l>e pleased to hate you call and try the health food Hiss M COWDEN. : : , _j Hair Dressing . Shampooing, Cutting and Curllngi 5 ! ' All Hair Work made to order. Hair ' v Tonics, Scalp Treatments, Manlcur- ! vng; ■ Ing; Stage Wigs for rent for theat switches, 50 cents. Goods delivered 21st at,, Denver, , “From every point of view can well be termed a masterpiece”—The Ohio Enterprise, Cincinnati “This is a book to be read; it is a book when once read ran neverbe for gotten”- The Standard, Chicago, NEW SUBSCRIPTION (FOURTH) EDITION OF “THE SOULS OF BLACK FOLK” By PROF. WILLIAM E. BURGHARDT DuBOIS Since the publication of this remarkable book about * a year ago. Dr. Dubois has been haled by press and public as the most eloquent advocate of the spiritual rights of his people that has yet come forward. His regular occupation is that of professor of economics and history at Atlanta University. His education was acquired at Harvard Uni versity, Fisk University and the University of Berlin Nature has endowed him with n pen literally dipped in tire and a more impassioned plea for the cause of the race has never been written. “It is one of the best books ever written in defence of the Negro’s position on the policy of submission and sur’ render, ibich is now a popular fad among worshippers o Mammon in black skins."—Progressive American. New York. f-At All Booksellers, $1.20 net. A. C. McClurg & Co., Publishers. PIANOS $100. And Upwards. Anyone ma Y have a Piano delivered at enoe f> •3.00 per week payments. COLUMBINE MUSIC CO, Ground Floor Charles Building. English Cousins Marry. In every 1,000 marriages in Greal Britain twenty-one are between first cousins. Among the nobility the rats is much higher, amounting to fort, five in 1,000. Paper Mills in Russia. There were last year 532 paper mills in operation in European Russia, em ploying 46,100 hands and turning out paper to the value of about J24 000 000. Book Brings Big Price. The sum of |:0,000 was paid at a London auction for a “Codex Psalm arum" of tho year H09, of which only twenty conies were originally printed. Not at the Morgue. A New York contemporary wants t know if Julius Caesar is dead. W have not noticed his death notice auj where. Strive for Exalted Life. An excellent occupation is that of living up to the good opinion of thcvc who love you. Life of Telegraph Wires. Telegraph wires will last for fort/ years near the seashore. In the man ufacturing district the same wires last only ten years and even less.