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COLORADO’S GREATEST RACE PAPER
News from all parts of the West. PUEBLO ,COLORADO. Persons coming to Pueblo, wishing good first class room, call at 900 Abriendo Ave. Mrs. J. S. Young. ALBUQUERQUE, N. M. Presiding Elder Watson came in Friday from Las Vegas and held qmrterly meeting Sunday. Rev. M. Jones and wife entertained at dinner Sunday, Revs. Watson, Ey as and T. 0. Mason. Mrs. Ben Thompson entertained the Royal Sextet in an elegant style at her residence last Wednesday ev ening. Forty guests were present. The parlor was cleared and dancing was indulged in while the accom plished musicians played beautiful strains of music. Palatable refresh ments were served. Frank Ellis, the cripple who was shot a few weeks ago is able to be out of the hospital. He gives a dif ferent story of the shooting. He says he bought a ticket and had gotten off the train as any other passenger and without cause the watchman shot him. He swore out a warrant for the watchman but the court dismissed the case for want of evidence. Rev. H. E. Ellsworth, one of the oldest and best known citizens, died from a complication of diseases, last Friday. The funeral was held the following Sunday from the A. M. B. Church and a large and sympathetic congregation of friends was present. Rev. Watson officiated assisted by Revs. Byas, Jones, Thornton, Brook ins and Anderson. The deceased was a worthy minister and a mason and made fronds wherever he went. This community has lost a great counselor and the race a herculean leader. He leaves a wife, five children, two broth ers and several grandchildren. CRIPPLE CREEK, COLO. Miss Edith Milieu is reported sick, 0 Rand made a trip to Manitou Sunday. The idea of colored folks owning property within two blocks of the Post Office! The Odd Fellows’ entertainment Nov. 9 is to raise money to pay off the mortgage on their hall, the only property owned by colored men near the Post Office, THE STATESMAN, DENVER, COLORADO. R. A, Love was dinner guest of J C. Cantey and wife Sunday. James Martin, an old timer of Den ver is spending this week in the camp Mrs. Minnie Taylor came down from Denver last week to spend the winter. Mr. and Mrs. Dean entertained at dinner Sunday Janies Martin and Mrs. Taylor of Denver. Mrs. J. D. Harkless returned to her home in Pueblo last Sunday after spending several months the guest of her daughter, Mrs. Rand. The Columbine Art Club was en tertained in Victor last Thursday at the home of Mrs. Cotwell. It meets this week with Mis. Thrower. Mrs. Jane Weaver, a pioneer of Cripple Creek, died at her home last Tuesday at the age of 47 years. She is survived by a grown son and a brother, Henry Reed of Denver. Fu neral services were held Sunday af ternoon from Handy Chapel of which she was a member. There were ma ny floral offerings. Messrs. Weaver and Reed desire to thanks Iriends and neighbors for kindness and sym pathy exhibited in their bereavement. CHEYENNE, WYO. The ladies of the Stewardesses Board of Allen A. M. E. Church gave gave a very successful entertainment Thursday week realizing S7O the full amount of the indebtedness on the furnishings for the parsonage. They eclipsed all previous efforts and much credit is due Mrs. Hattie Gaskin, the chairman and her willing and indus trious assistants. Under the pastor ate of Kev. Greenlee every depart ment of the church is growing and the prospects for the year’s work is encouraging. At a recent session of a meeting of the teachers of the Sun day School a class was organized and Mrs, Rose Price was placed teacher. She has a thorough knowledge of the Lible and is a lover of the work. Miss Ella Pierson the kmdly|disposed teacher of the infant class surrounded herself with both honor and glory last Sunday. She made an interest ing review of the lesson and her class carried off the financial banner. William Asford, one of the pioneer business men and who for the years has conducted one of the best barber shops in the city, has sold his busi ness and will turn his attention to a different vocation. 3Miss Lena Hopkins one of the fa vorite young ladies, distinguished herself in a favorable manner in a so lo at the Young People's Literary So ciety Thursday evening. THE WESTERN COLLEGE Maocn, m m m Mlbboupl TV. ttam* OlkHadM la tha W»t ft* trclate« to m4 »irW|t Ml fratfuit** tab* Wtfk Mala COURSES OP STUDYI ACADEMIC «nd Scientific) Fi«um (or t»«nMa4 kMuki tad prof*—ln*. 1 Kk. BNOLISH PREPARATORY IWoock famdtdai %Mh k tu liitn—fnry >n»«a nususmss MUSICAL m Dm m* Omm, tad k M MkM Md M'^UAU^RAmmO TH BOLO(JIQAL ADVANTAGES i kaokWfl olodK «.«** DAM h—raaj mukuij nmarn M (tad?) few ate Fall Term Begins 2d Monday In September fw |n«il Mawlw toßtoU RMV. X K. rou, Oam m tar. W. k OULSODBOd, An patMaa board. Ooiorai.. Bjpk<a, in Tnt aatateoa tad ptrTta.fiin. trrtta rumamn aw uouaw bosdoq*. a. h, k *, Bi t Knm Cruel Fate. Reader, think of being rudely awak ened from such a dream as this: “We had a dream lust night that we wish had come true. We was emplr lag a game of ball, and one of the teams was made up this way; Schllti. c ; Pabst, lb; Miller, 2b; Schorr, Sb; Oerst, as ; Anheuscr, rf; Rusch. cf: Coos, If; and I.emp. p. We decided every point In favor of this team and when the game was over they sent ua a wagon load of bottled beer and we was about to sample the stuff, when It rained through the roof on our face and woke us up."—Hardman (Tenn.) Free Press.