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News from all parts of the West.
Mrs. M. Wagner was sent to the
hospital to undergo an operation.
W. W. Wood is visiting friends in
the city. He is en route to Tacoma,
Washington, where he will conduct a
saloon and barter shop. His sister,
Miss Mary, is expected to join him
after Xmas.
Mrs. Mayfield is compelled logo to
the hospital on account of blood i
Do you know that there is no bet
ter Christmas present to giye your
wife and children than a hundred 01
more shares in the Golden Chest
Mines. ,
Little Mignon Padgett is sick At-!
ter several weeks’ illness Mrs. Cross
is improving.
Air. and Mrs. Ciemis have moved to
Lamar for a short time.
Mesdames Lawson and Green made
a trip to Pueblo, Colorado Springs
and Denver.
Rev. Solly is making a notable suc
cess of his pastorate here. Never in
the history of LaJunta has there been
such a generous and unified spirit
among the friends and members of
the church as now.
The members of Mahara's Minstrel
were the guests of honor at a delight
ful social dance given by the young l
men last Tuesday evening. The min
strel company tendered the use of
their superb orchestra and materially
added to the pleasure of the evening.
The most notable event that has ta
ken place in LaJunta for many years
was the beautiful and impressive
ceremony attendant upon the institu
tion of the new Household of Ruth
last Monday night. The members
had requested their friends to meet
with them on this occasion and it is
fair to say that all LaJunta was out.
After the ceremony an elegant lunch
was served. The closing features
were short but pointed addresses by
the District Grand Master, Mr.
Knight of Oklahoma, a polished ora
tor, Mr. Henderson of Pueblo, Mos
dames Sinn, Berry and Marshall.
Odd Fellowship iu both brancles is
making remarkable progress in this
part of the state.
Miss Mary Ellis of Denver is th«
guest of her aunt, Mrs. Jane Scott.
Complimentary to her the Glee Club
entertained at the residence of Mrs. 1
Ed Tyler, under the direction of
Mrs. Marshall. The colors were pink
1 and white. Atnarican beauties, car
nations and smilax made the parlors
a perfect t’.ower garden. The even
j ing was spent in games and dancing.
The prize winners were Miss Tyler
land Mr, Knight, Mrs. Sims and
Miss Tyler funisbed the music.
The A. M, E. Church hnd a rally
under the pastorate of Kev. J. C. Bell,
and raised $351.25. H have been
added to the church.
Our people are purchasing homes
and are engaging in business fofj
The Baptist Church under the ad
ministration of Kev, Brown, raised 1
Each church has an excellent Liter
ary society.
Plant Shakespeare Sapling.
The interesting sapling from Shake
-1 gpeare's garden at Stratford-on-Avon,
presented by the mayor to Southwark,
and planted in front of the town hall,
I Walworth road, last antumn, has not
! survived the transplantation, and has
j lately been removed. It was an off
shoot of the famous mulberry tree
I and was intended to commemorate
the Shakespearean connection he
i tween Southwark and Stratford-on-
Authors and Inventors.
Some time ago an English author,
George R. Sims, invented a now hair
restorer. Now Gabriele D'Annunzio
has distinguished himself by concoct
ing an essence for the perfuming of
the bath. The exploit has led one of
his commentators to hint that “one
sometimes feels his need of a per
fumed bath after the perusal of his
unexpurgated works
Ghastly Sight in Guanajuato.
’ Guanajuato, the ruined city in Met*
which was destroyed by a cloud*
. burnt, furnishes one of the ghastliest
curiosities of the world. In one of
the vaults of the Pantheon are pre
served many mummies which were
s dug from the soil. They afford a curl*
s ous evidence of the natural emlitlaeias
properties of the earth.
The colored dealers
2527 Larimer street. Phone Main 5445.
Flour, feed, kindling and farm produce.
Any grade of coal delivered at market price.
The Colored Orphanage
and Old Folk’s Home
Association of Colorado
Charity ★ Ball
Tuesday, Jan. 2
At Manitou Hall
Music for Dancing played by the
Harris Orchestra.
G. W. Andrews
Painting’ Paper Hanging
and Kalsomining
Phone 3093 white
2024 Washington Ave
Phone Main 5340
Stand 19 & Champa.

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