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ABILENB WEEKLY REFLECTOR, AB ILENE, KANSAS, AUG. 9, 1917
I mnvTV PORRRSPONDENCE I I IAS U 11 J- x vw i HILLCREST FARM, Aimcno t For Sale One Blx-year-old horse, wt. 1150, $135. One span three-year-old , mules, $350 Phone 1175 FRED MUENCH TEA Mi. Miss Marcia Holmes will be heard of In a piano recital given by Miss O. Hass at Woodbine, Kan., Aug. 7, after which she will leave for an ex tended stay in Sedgwick county and other points. Heller Bros, will hold a farm sale northeast of Pearl Thursday Aug. 9 at 1 o'clock. Be patriotic, encourage the sol dier boys. Uncle Sam has just got to win in this war. Boost the Red Cross work and don't be a knocker, It will give the draft boys hope also. Ben Fielder had a Red River Spe cial separator and drive belt burn up, Hugh Taylor had a valuable team of work mares and hayrack burn and Robert Ballantyne had three grain wagons, 75 bushels of wheat ana lirht acres of wheat shocks destroyed when a spark from the steam engine set this fire (windy Monday) July 30. Joseph Rlffel. purchased a new Ideal galvanized tank from Pearl Town & Mercantile company Wednes day. Henry Hcsselbarth hauled wheat to Pearl Friday Oscar Selline and Chris Diebl wer.419wtf CLARENCE A. GISH. ..11 ,nnl T hauling oats last week Saturday was observed as Soldier Pay at thla point. Three Bargains. One section best wheat land In the countv: auarter section very well Ira proved. 130 acres river bottom well improved, $15,000. w2 ROYER & BENNETT HOLLAND. Mrs. Samuel Ilarlman is quite ill Mrs. William Hutchison and her daughters Alberta' and Pearl, went to TIerington Saturday for a visit with relatives. 1 Bert Harris loaded his carload of goods Saturday and left for Colorado, Mrs. Harris and children are visiting at the Curphy home in Sallna before leaving for Colorado. :, Mrs. Chas. Bell returned home Fri day from a visit with her sister. Miss Laura Rhodes of Abilene, is working at Samuel Hartman's. Miss Sue Bird Hell was visiting her aunt this week. ! 1 Ralph Lehman has secured the Quaker school District VI 2, to teach this winter. Miss Leo Bell Ryan Is here for a short visit before school starting. John Foltz. and Miss Edna Shu maker were sisters at the Clem Bell home Thursday night and Friday. Mrs. Will Rodgers was seriously ill for Beveral days last week. Ben Myers returned Sunday from a week's stay on his farm near Solo mon. A birthday party was given at K. A. Myers Thursday. It being Frank's fifth birthday a few of his little friends were invited to spend the aft ernoon with him. Before going home, oranges, cookies and lemonade were served. . Attend the Central Kansas Busi ness College, Abilene, Kansas. Posi tions guaranteed. Catalog free. Spe cial rate to the first hundred new students. Ten calls for graduates in one day. dw-lOwk MOONLIGHT. Clarence Byer and Edgar Helse of Hamlin, motored thru on Friday Jn the former's new car to visit friends here. The annual Harvest Home services of North Dickinson, held at Bethel Saturday, was well attended, with an offering for the Mt. Carmel Mission at Morrison, Ills. It amounted to over $200- Mr and Mrs- Ben Brubaker of Chi ago, who have spent the summer va cation visiting friends and relatievs here, left for their home Friday. Miss Lois Hershey of Abilene, Is staying with her aunt, Mrs. B. F. En gle. Mr. and Mrs. P. J. Wiebe of Lnrds turg, Colo., are visiting friends in this place. The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. A- Tobias died Saturday and was buried Sunday In the Bethel cemetery-. Melvin Crawford is spending a few days in Topeka attending evange listic services. For sale, Shorthorn bull, 2 years old. Ira Emig, Acme. Phone. 6dlwlt carlton. Miss Edna Logan, who visited rel ative in Abilene several days, re turned Saturday evening. Prof. II. D. Wilson and family, for merly of Carlton, now of Ruston, La-, have paid a visit here to friends and relatives. H. A. Jones, who has been ill is improving. Mrs E. B. Frost of Verdi, spent Sunday with her sister, Mrs. Thos. Mitchell. She was accompanied by her nephew, Ward Davis of Kansas City. . Miss Alto Maxwell spent the week end with Miss Mabel Diehl at Abi lene. The Carlton Red Cross will meet Friday afternoon, Aug. 17th, with Miss Mary Nottorf. If the member ship committee has not your name, send it yourself, to Miss May Beem- ( r, who is the secretary and treasur er of this society Baptist church notices: Rev. Mr. Bailey of Gypsum, will preach h iere in the morning, and Rev. Mr. Fau ulk- ner will preach for him at Hope. The aid meets thiB week, Thursday with Mrs. L K. Wykoff. Presbyterian notices: Rev Mr. Maxwell will take his vacation this month. Sabbath' school and Chri tian Endeavor as usual. The aid meets each Thursday in Maecabee hall. Piano Tuning If your piano needs tuning you should leave orders at Broughton music store, Abilene. Phone 214. I V. ..no ,,n,1 LOG AX. The M. E. league gave an i cream. social on the church lawn last Thursday evening. C. It. Fullington, Wm. Sheets an Walter Engle went to Abilene Mon day afternoon on business. C- 1. Londeen lias rented tin Springer farm. Harvey We-ngerd's baby, which has been nuite sick, is much improved Mrs. K. E. Blue and children, who have been visiting at W. O- Engle the past ten days, left Friday for their home in Meridian, Miss. Choice of nil trimmed hats, $1.59 I'riem's Millinery. 9wl For Sale A desirable residence property L. C. Snare, 1303 N. Buckeye, Abi- Ipne ..: 19w4t KEYSTONE. Miss Elizabeth Hot, spent Wed nesday of lost week with Miss May Mustard. Miss Marie McBeth was 111 for several days lust week. Mrs. Mary Fells and son Victor left last week for Canada. J. J. Cole and Mrs. Frank Swan were visiting in tills vicinity last week. Good dinner at the National for 19w4t CHEEVEK NEWS. Word from Mrs. Fells and son Victor, states they arrived in Cana- la safely. Mrs- Ray Ruhrer was visiting the lome folks a few days last week. Carl Hot, spent Sunday afternoon a Will Thorp's. TALMAGE. Harold Gish of Lincoln, Neb., Is visiting at the home of J. E. Nick els. Mr.' and Mrs- Humport of Niles were visiting relatives in town Sun day. W. G. Fenn returned from Chica go, where lie epent several weeks with his sister and family. Miss El?ra Wright is visiting her ai'nt. Mr- and Mrs. Brint Watt of Wichi ta, are visiting relatives here . Mrs. Albert Huchsoll and son Lawrence, left for a visit with friends in Pawnee. Miss Ruby lliff is up from Abilene visiting relatives. Miss Mildred and Leon Ramsey are spending a week in Bern. . John Reese returned from Kan sas City, where he went with a car load of cattle. PLEASANT VALLEY. J. D. Freed is la Texas on busi ness, Mrs. W. Seaton of Kansas City, is visiting relatives here. Mr- and Mrs. Albert Miller left for Colorado to visit the latter's CENTRAL HUCKEYE Mrs. Estella Iloslen and children, Ryal and Iris, are visiting friends in Mitchell county- About forty-five young folks of the Zlon Sunday school enjoyed an all day picnic at Chapman creek last Thursday. Mrs. J. A- McClellan and children of Denver, are spending a few days at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Price Burkholder. Mrs. J. Miller, Mrs. L. H. Johnson, Mrs H. W- Middleton and Miss Laura spent Fridoy with Mrs. J. Rumold. The silo on the C. H. himpson farm was struck by lightning Mon day night but not much damage was done. NORTH DICKINSON. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Brown and daughter Almira, left last Friday for a visit in Colorado. Billy Eubanks, an old settler of this neighborhood, died Monday, at the home of his son James, in Junc tion City. Henry Thomas returned home from Iowa last Tuesday. HERE AND THERE. Mrs. John Coffenberger, Miss Hen rietta Smith, Miss Eunice Heine and Mrs. Hinkle and Miss Mae Hlnkle motored to Solomon Friday to spend the day. The Tela-Wanket club will be en tertained by Misses Edith and Anna Carroll and Mae Hinkle at the lat ter's home August 15- Mr. and Mrs. Shubert and chil dren of Eudora, visited with Mr. and Mrs. Edward Blaesi last Thursday NAVARRE. Mr. and Mrs. Airy Ohmart motor ed to Conway Springs Saturday. Mrs. Harry Moore is visiting her parents, Mr- and Mrs. James Blagg. Mr, and Mrs- Charles Kauffman motored to Rice county Saturday. James Rock ond family and George Zeger and family attended the reception given at Ramona Sat urday evening in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Long. Mr. and Mrs. Springer left Mon day for Denver. All the wheat is threshed in thi: vicinity. GLENWOOD. Horn, to Mr. and Mrs. Mike Bert of Filer, Idaho, a girl, whom they have named Louise. Mrs. Bert win be remembered as Miss Cora Derrick- Harrv Picking and family arrived here Sunday evening fdom Ft. Laud erdale, Fla. They made the trip in their Ford car in two weeks. They have taken charge of the Buckeye Central office. HAYES. Misses Ethel Melvin and Florence Vesper of St. Joseph, Mo., are vis DAVIS SHOE STORE Brown Telephone Building Abilene Save $1.00 Cut out this "ad." It is worth One Dollar 6n the pur chase price of any of our new 917 Men's or Women's Low Shoes. (Conifo r t House Slippers for Women except ed.) Not srood after August Sth. NOTE: Iruhe face of the present price of. shoes the above represents a saving of at least $2. Ask for a Coupon good for one bar FREE CARLOAD Fancy Elberta Due to arrive Aug. 9th 9.25 Lbu. We Pay CASH for Produce iting at Richard Baker's. IMss Helen OBterhaus of Junction City, spent the past two weeks with her friend, Mrs. J. R. Blair. Mrs. A. H. Long, Gail, Darius and Eva drove to Lawrence on Wednes day, where they will visit with rela tives. For Sale We will have a choice Registered Polled Angus yearling bull at the Fair Grounds. See him, Reep & Son 9wlt ACME. Miss Pearl Snyder is visiting her brother at Talmage- Miss Mary Shirk returned home after a visit at Carlton. Frank Kean and L. P. Lane have new cars. The lightning set fire to a large oats stack for J. E- Meeker Satur day night. The loss amounted to about $200. Fair Season Tickets. Season tickets for the Dickinson County Fair are on sale at the fol lowing places: Tip Top Inn, J. M. Gleissner & Son, Palace Drug Co and C. E. Northcraft & Co. Price J 1.60, including grandstand and quarter Btretch. E. W. Elwick,, Sec retary, zsaiuwz NEWS CORNER. C. F. Binder has purchased a new Dodge car. Mrs. C. F. Binder's brother and family from Newton, are here spend ing a few days- SUTPHEN MILLS. The Dorcas Circle met with Mrs, J. Fromm Thursday. Miss Pauline Minick is very ill, suffering from a nervous breakdown. J. Fromm has purchased the O. C. Boyce farm. Mr. and Mrs. V. J True left for Byron, Neb., to attend the funeral of Mrs- True's mother, Mrs. G. Johan r.es. Miss Velma True has blood poison ing in her hand. For Sale. Tmnroved 4 0 acre farm one-half mile northeast of Abilene, L. W Beeler, owner. 8w5t FIRST K. N. G- UNIT ORDERED TO REPORT AT FT. RILEY Toneka. Aug. 8. The quarter master corns of the Kansas national nuard. not included in the original call, was called into federal service today, he government medical of ficers and the mustering officers were directed to muster in and exam ine the men in the corps at once bo they could proceed to Ft. Sill, Okla., to heln in laying out the camp for the guard there, furnish supplies to the six companies already ordered to Ft. Sill to lay out the camp and get their depots in shape to supply the troops when the entire guard arrives at the camp. Par 1 Million at Riley This Week- Junction City. Kan., Aug 7. More than 1 million dollars is to be paid out at Ft. Riley this week. Practical ly everv regular and national guara organization on the reservation is to rpceive one month's pay. This sum does not include the payroll of the reserve officers' training corps, me reserves will be paid next week, re .(vine more than 1200,000. The Fuller Construction company's weekly payroll now is almost $loO,000. lale of You know its merits, so we only mention our price b, ars OF Peaches Fancy Place your orders Due to Arrive Sept. i st now 206N. CEDAR -TELEPHONE 1 STRIKERS TIED UP KANSAS CITY Only 13 Street Cars Were Running This Afternoon. DEMAND THAT THEY UNIONIZE Condition Growing Worse and by Night Is Expected Eevry Oar Will Be Stopped No Vi olence Reported. Kansas (Htr, Ang. K. Street car traffic here is demoralized by a strike of 1,000 or more motormen and conductors. By night it is ev pected all cars will stop as condi tion Ls crowing worse. Strikers de mand the right to form a union, de nied them heretofore, and reinstate ment of men discharged for all pro union activities. Many crews quit cars on the street. The Motroioli tan refuses to give in. Practically no violence is reported. At S:30 o'clock not more than fifteen cars were running in greater Kansas (ity RIG BUSINESS FAVORED POOR MAN CARRIES LOAD Washington, Aug. 4. Chairman Kitchin, of the house ways and means committee, declared in a statement tonight that "intolerable inequality" in favor of the more prosperous has been written into the war tax bill by the senate finance committee. In rewriting the ways and means com mittee's measure, said Mr. Kitchin the senators have taken an enormous load of taxation from the big busi ness concerns and placed it on the shoulders of the farmers, the small business man and others having mod est incomes; have stricken out by wholesale the house proposals for taxes on luxuries, substituting levies on necessities; have eliminated In come tax schedules that would have taken needed millions from the in comes of the rich, and have added a grossly inequitable excess profits sec tion, which is impossible of adminis tration. AMERICAN SCHOONER THE VICTIM OF GERMAN SUB St. John, N. B., Aug. 3. The tor pedoing on July 27 of the American schooner John Twohy, 1,019 tons. was reported here yesterday. 0 Automobile Headquarters During Fair Week Service All Hours Night and Day We are making every effort possible to be able to take care of everybody's Automobile troubles during the Dickinson County Fair, especially. Mr- AUTO OWNER, a large stock of Auto Accessories, tires, tubes, a number of expert med.anics and service that satisfies, now awaits you a Toliver's Garage Free Battery Inspection Purchase i bar for ioc .and get i bar FREE CARLOAD OF Blue Plums $1,35 crate Leave your orders earlv We Issue No Tin Money AUCTIONEER J. ft. ENGLE Date book at Minick & Tay- lor Hardware Store. Phone Acme 103. Address, Abilene.' Public - Sale We will sell at the Hargreaves ranch, 4 miles west of Abilene, and three-fourths of a mile north of Sand Springs school house on Monday, August 20 Commencing at 1:00 o'clock p. m., the following property: 9 HEAD OF HORSES. Black gelding, smooth mouth; black mare, 9 years old, wt. 1100; black mare 10 years old, wt. 1200; dapple gray mare, 5 years old, with foal 4 months old; gray mare 4 yrs. old. wt. 1200; 2 yearling fillys; yearling colt. 3 HEAD OF CATTLE. Milk cow 9 years old; milk cow 6 years old, both giving milk; stock cow. FARM IM PLEMENTS. Seven-ft. McCormick wheat bind er, run 2 seasons; Deering corn bind er; 2-row weeder; 4-shovel riding ,'ultivator; six-shovel cultivator; 5 shoyel walking cultivator; J. I. Case lister; canton lister; J. I. Case corn drill; Indiana 10-disc drill; hay rake 10-ft; 3-sectlon harrow; 16-inch disc harrow, 12 discs; buggy; iron wheel truck and rack; wide-tire farm wag on: 14-in. walking plow; 2 sets of work harness; fly nets; small tools. 100 R. I. Red pullets. HOUSEHOLD GOODS. Dining room table; flat top office desk: iron bed; set springs and mat tress; couch; book case. TERMS All sums of $10 and under, cash; on sums over $10 a redit of 10 months will bo given on note with approved security at 10 per cent interest; if paid when due only 8 per cent will be charged. No property to be removed until set tled for. ALBERT HARGREAVE, Jr. J. N. BURTON, Auctioneer. J. E. JOHNTZ, Banker. sister.