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INIIN J 1 J 1 VOLUME ,XXVL HAYS, ELLIS COtfNTY, KANSAS, SEPTEMBER 26, 1908. NUMBER 44. pTHTuTTuq MATS j- JJyJ V1- IS Football Season. The State Agricultural College is all alow over their football proBpecta for tMa year wjtn fifty aspirants for first team, many of them old players, to se lect from. Their schedule is as follow, ard for the first time in the history of he college the team will cross the ft line to compete with a tam of another state. The schedule for this year is the strongest that ever con fronted a gridiron from this school: October 10 Kansas at Lawrence. ! October 20-Oklahoma at Manhattan. October 26-Ottawa at Manhattan.' November 7-Creighton at Omaha. November 14-Oklahwra Aggies Manhattan. November 21-WaBhbum-Topeka. Thanksgiving Colorado Aggies Manhattan. The famous St. Mary's club are also up to work with seventy-five men to ylect from and announce these games: ,J October 3-Wesleyan University at 8t Mary's. October 3 Campbell college vs! S. M. C. second team at Hoi ton. October 10 Southwestern college. October 17-William Jewell college at St. Mary'8. October 21 Washburn college. Qctober 24 Campbell college vs. S. M. C. second team. October 31-Haskell Indians. November 7 Fair mount college, November ?1-Ksneas State Nor mals. Thanksgiving day Cooper College at St Mary's. Kills Review Notes: "A letter from the Hays High school aaki for three football games. The boya have not yet decided to organize a team here We expect that for the size of the town Ellis has more young people away attending school han Bxijr town in the siate. They are Scattered all over the state an J rill all Wke gPt4V the studied tey are tak ing The grain buyers of Hays have been having a nice time and incidental ly the farmers have been getting the best of it. They have been paying as high aa 92 cents per bushel for wheat and the streets are lined with teams all day long. Considerable wheat has beenTcoming to Ellis and while the price has not been quite as high as, at Hays it has been fair, from 88 to 90 cents." gunners forbidden. freppasaing with gun or dog on the northwest fourth and south half of sec tion 34 in township 14, range 18, south of reservation is positively prohibited under penalty of the law. Keep off. 44-tf Chris Pederson. Hays City Boole store is the place to buy your School Books and School supplies. Everything in the Book and Stationary line. Stationers' sundries, Cigars, Tobacco, Pipes and Smokers supplies. We also carry in stock PIANOS and all ind of musical instruments of the Salina Musip Go. Dont forget the Pljace, First door north of Post Office. Phone No. 96. i J. H. SPRA'TT I V. VX: Eev. W. N. Ccnclcy, Evangelist. f V V They aie r.tie! "Alfalfa." A unique publication has just been issued by the Kansas Agricultural Ex periment Station. It is a bulletin on alfalfa to which nine members of the Station staff have contributed, each in reference to that phase of the subject with which he is most familiar. The bulletin contains summarized re-statements of the contents of previous bul letins on the subject issued by the Sta tion, the supply of which is exhausted, and also includes much new matter as well as Fome of the more important re sults obtained by other experiment sta tions. One hundrpd sixtv-five pages, including sixty illustrations, are re quirrd for the puhject, which is treated in fourteen distinct art teles. The bul letin will be sent free to all Kansas farmers who request it. A Week's Exprtnc. The vear ha' f'oomily begun For Willie Weeks, a poor man's He wa heset. with hill and dun. Ard he had very Httla Sun. Mon. "This cash," said he, won't pav mv dues, rv'e nothing here but ones and Tubs." A bright thought struck him and he said, "The rich Miss Goldrocks I will Wed." But when he paid his court to her. She lisped but firmly said, "No. Thur." "Alas," said he, then I must die!" His soul went where they say souls Fri. They found his gloves and coat and hat. And the coroner then upon them Sat. Success Magazine. Increase in yse of Cement Four and a half million barrels of Portland cement have lately been bought by the Panama Canal Commis sion for use on the canal. It is to be shipped at the rate of not less than two thousand barrels a day. and the con tractors must ship ten thousand barrels a day if that amount is called for. The cement industry in America is not much more than twenty-five years old. The total . product of the country in 1880 was forty-two thousand barrels. or only enough to supplv-the 'hiinynun u demands of "tfie"canal commission for I twentytojoe dajf8. Last yar nearly fjfty million barrel were made here, and the use of cement has only just begun. Some architects are afraid to recommend it to their clients, but others have built large and ornate structures out of it Youth's Companion. Ccricley and Grant. Hear them Sunday morning in The Tent. oao(S 9 S v a v tnTrt ; LULAL INC WO. Ralph Abbott fs kept busy now-a-days drilling wells. Walter Griffith is home from his va cation trip to Dakota. Ice Cream, pure and delicious. Sodas and Sundaes at HARKNESS 28-tf The Ellis autos are here about every day in use by the traveling men. Miss for her Nellie Reeder left this week school work in Massachussets. H. H. Pierce com raised on H ty. is howinp- pone fine farm in Russell coun Delia Gosser has gone to Monta Ra to join her husband who is stationed there. More Post Cards at Spratt's Store than at all other stores in combined. Book Havs 44-tf Dave Lashelle was in town Saturday and tells that his well auger is working every day. The new barber shop in the Bissing building on South Chestnut street is kept busy all the time. The Presbyterian Ladies' Missionary Society gave a fine supper at Mrs Alex Philip'B last Friday. Miss Mable Edwards returned this week to attend our excellent school an other year. Mrs. Walter Paul reports a lovely trip east and was sorry her trip was so soon over. A few of the celebrated Glenfield Folding Tablets can still, be fun& at Spratt's Book Store, ' " 44-tf Tuesday the sun passed over the equator. Summer is gone and fall is here for three months,. John Miller has closed his deal, sold hi 3 farm and bouorht the Leiker grocery store on South Main street. Work at installing the machinery in the new mill will soon begin. A big force of men are rushing the work on the inside. J. S. Lang, late of Maryland and an experienced hand in postofiice work, has been appointed as dety post master in Hatys, X" ' Tablets and all kinds of school sup plies are not a-sidejine with us, it is our principal business, therefore Spatt's Book Store is the place to buy. 44-tf G. M. Cox will now go into the hand ling of apples, potatoes, etc. in connec tion with his warehouse and is having a cold storage pit dug near there. Henry Tholen of Victoria took a spin to Grinnell, eigtyrftve wiSea. on Thurs day ui fus ma ian motorcycle, maaing it in a few minutes over three hours. Gove county had its first Teachers' Association to-day, meeting at Quinter, with Fred Lindly and Miss Alice Freese, Normal school graduates, on the pro gram. The probate judge has issued mar riage licenses to Adam Younger of Hays and Margaret Korbe ef Mrmjpr. Philip Kinlirg and, Baresark A'rnbruster, both of'llfc.- " Water rent bls went out this week. Next week the sprinkling season clos es. If you, wan.t to. keep your lawn beautiful hand the city clerk an extra dollar for October sprinkling. There is so much work at the hotel, the boys ha ring done so much better than was expected, that Miss Mamie Mulroy has resigned as the deputy post master and .will oversee the dining room of the Windsor. W. F. Cipra of the Holyrood, Kansas Land Firm was here this week in his auto attending to their land world They have soi l much land here and have miny rr.o-o who are anxious to get into this prosperity county. KaftSn 4Vti "ttW Wiurnmg over the death or r4iV H- Snow, the first chancellor of the State University and who made the institution known all over the world. He has been feeble for a year and went to Wisconsin for his health where he died Sunday. Have You a Farm for sale? We have customers for Ellis county land. Send us a discription of your farm and lowest price and we be lieve we can find you a customer. Our charges are reasonable. Addre? Cipra & S'TR.yr5?.iJf. Jan. 1. Holyrood, Kar.sa The Grinnell Record tells of a i.icv rain that section had last week. Also this news of our Walker people of th Angeles colony: ''A bay boy was bom Friday to Herman Robben, Jr. and wife of An geles. ..Parties from Victoria were in Grinnell this week looking over the Royal hotel prrj crty with a view to making some sort of a deal for the hotel, fixtures, etc The prospective purchaser bears a good business ap pearance. Dick Tholen was instrumen tal in bringing him here to consider a deAL" This is the best hotel in that town. It is 2Ir. Benton of Walker, the mer chaa who la ta&ins ef baying. Soda Water of Quality at Harx nessV 28-tf Frank Sir nt wg in town last Satur day on business. The Methodist church last Sunday evening was crowded. Mrs. J. L. Loutzenhiser has a sister here attending our public school If you want a family auto see the chance offered in another column. The inside of the new mill is now being sprayed with a waterproof wash. Mrs. Isaac Zeigler 'and son George visited friends in Kansas City this week. Wm. Butts has finished the plaster ing of the Shively cottage on Normal avenue. ' Every thing in Musical instruments from a piano to a jew's harp at Spratt's Book Store. 44-tf Burning rubbish and grass is the general order of work in the yards around town. G. H Robben of Victoria has traded his stock of goods for some lots on Normal avenue. Candidates are now beginning to hustle around and are handing their cards to the voter as a reminder. The excavation for the cellar of .the new Telephone building on Fort street is completed. Try a little want adver in this pa per and see if it does not bring results. They always do. - The regents of the State Normal School met here this Friday ta transact their general, bogs, FQrTOrKO the perlect picture hold er, better than an album for your photo graphs at Spratt's Book Store 44-tf Farmer Frank Shtughter, who lives near Ellis, was here on Thursday ar ranging to place his son in the State Normal. , Range tor Slae. We offer for sale a range almost new at our house on Fort and Juniata St. 44-1 tx Geo. Merrill. John Devore has returned from his trip to Kiowa county and ia back on the Saline to Ijel'oftt'jkv the feed crep gathegj. '4 A petition la being circulated for the release of youncr Thurston from the Hutchinson Reformatory, his father being in feebleealth. " News comes that our former resi dents, John Gerken and family are now nicely located in Lawrence and that Frank Motz is rooming there. John Hall this week shirsnsd. two ears of cattle to. th Sanaa's eity market, ' ine anGora Drotners or Lookout town ship three cars and Beale of the Saline five cars. The Ohio House that Mrs. Bannister fitted up for Normal students to room in has been rented as a hotel again. The Btudents vidjntly preferred pri vate houses. The weather still bing dry farmers are tak?n wantage of the time by bringing their wheat to town and our oiiccia me uj"ipr crojaea wren wagon loads pf whea. Rosa Hoftmau, the Manhattan butch er who bought the Frank Kin meat market is now in lull charge and Frank is preparing to take charge of the Wagner restaurant next week. If you want to sell something if you want to buy something, chip in a quart er and try this paper and you will find the notice will bring results. Try it. Others have and have succeeded. Last Saturday while James West brook and another boy were out hunt ing the gun suddenly went off and put some shot into Westbrook's SPPtf causing him to ake crufyibe'a icz. s. vne. Bulletin No. 155 from the Experi ment OHiion at 'a ir.aiun tans, is entitled "Alfalfa." The Mil.jeci i dis cussed by nine aut'ir, each in his r wn field.'-and Kansas farmers who d-sirc the bulletin may obtain it free of charc. It is a handsome pamphlet of one hun dred sixty pages, including sixty illus trations. If IfeU Want A fast, reliable, durable and economical conveyance. The Indian Motorcyle s at your service. It holds every track record worth having in the U. S. and perfect scores in Great Britain 2 years. We have some very interesting booklets describing how the Indian is built. Drop cs a card and it will bring catalog and booklets. Address H. Tiiciin & Son, Victoria, Ks. Ccolates at Hark 22-tf It s the grocer's goods marked Lee that sell quickly. 38-tf Miss Susie Mullen is now clerking in the Racket Store. Frank King made a business trip to Ellis Thursday. John Adkins has gone east on his annual vacation. - Don't take chances on food products Use Lee Brand. 38-tf Another cottage is to be built at the Experiment Station. Mrs. W. B. Brown visited friends in Kansas City this week. John Freese of Havs was. a Salina visitor Friday. Salina Journal. . Miss Boise entertained her girl friends at six o'clock tea on Saturday last. xt it isn t an Eastman, it isn t a kodak." Harkness has kodaks and supplies. 21-tf Many farmers are now cutting their fourth crop of alfalfa and each crop ia a good one. A view from the top of the new mill shows new bouses being built in all parts of the city. Look for the brand on canned goods and see that what you use' bears the Lee Trade Mark. 88 tf Joe Ryan is again attending the State University, having enioved his summer vacation. Mrs. Helen Strohmier went to. Junc tion City Thursday night to make a visit to her daughter. Word comes that O. H. Mc Quarry, Jr. " will be here in a few days with men who want Ellis county land. Father Wood of Plainville was here Sunday with his little runabout auto taking his friends for a pleasure ride. Spratt's store has added a post-card rack that is complete and shows over 7000 cards at this time to select from. The World's Scrap Book will hold and index ft ready reference 500 to ,1000, clippings. See Spratt's Book Stero 44-tf Mr. and Mrs. Gerhart leave for their home in Pennsylvania this Saturday night after a pleasant visit with rela tives here. Mrs. Trinkle and son left on Monday night for their home at LaCygne, gan-? sas, after a pleasant visit a the Sea waller home. " The coninrf &t the outside of the new mill much improves its appearance. As bestos fire proof paper is being put un der the iron. ! i A large crowd was in attendance at the Lutheran Ladies' Aid Society sup per served at the home of Mrs. H. B. Kohl Thursday evening. This office has go.tteu out for Cox & Son some yeajy. complete duplicate sale tabs. See them and let us get you out a bunch for your store. It was a jolly crowd that left for the State University Friday night, Misses Oshant and Snyder, Messrs. Lore ditseh, Motz and Freese. Property for Sale. A house, eight lots, trees, windmill, on east side of town will be sold cheap. See or address Jack Wolf, 44-tf Hays, Kansas. The Catholic school building ' was moved by a traction engine on Wednes day to the south side of the track where it will be made a dwelling. Don't miss the Majestic Theatre next Wednesday evening. There 's lJta of amusement and it's wct& tle money. Reserved sea' $ isg'a Drug Store. i A, traveling Eaan who did some pro miseuoua prairie chicken shooting here without a license found $5 and trim mings (about $25) pretty dear hunting. it ou are nguring on huilding a house go see Schwaller & Sons. They are putting out a book rhovsing lovely homes from the low to the expensive in price. Pigs for Sale. We have some young pAgS So sale at our I arm so o the Reservation. Phpne or see f M. I. Moore. 44-3t Don't fail to read Tholen's motor cycle ad. If you want a go-er(20 to 40 mile an hour), nice riding machine. take a look at his and get one of their circulars. Those who have tried them are loud in their praise. Candidate for state penator in this district, Fred Robertson of Alwood in Rawlins county, spent several days in our county tnis week getting acquain ted with the voters. It is a race in the fourteen counties between him and Mr. Wells of Graham county. Tuesday night Mrs. D. Bellman of Buckeye township left for California and Nevada, where she will visit with her brothers and sisters. This is the first time she has been away since 1878 and she expects to be gone about three months. Mr. Bellman expects to go oat far December, to aeeompasy her borne. ' "Dolly Varden" C ness Something, new for Elks and Eagles CJ If you are an Elk you want an Elk Vest. J If you are an Eagle you want an Eagle Vest. They are all the rage amongst the members of these Orders. Call and see them. q HAVE YOU SEEN my new fall line of Suit ing and Overcoating, etc. They Are Handsome. A. M. Melt IE THE HAYS PHONE NO. 90 Mr. & Mrs. Zeigler have been back east, w visited the largest of the wholesale stores and saw beautiful goods. Watch for the notice' in this paper when the goods arrive and our display ready. Don't miss it. "Success Magazine" for October. "Success Magazine" for October contains a significant political article bv Henry Ncdhw, entitled "Why the President is fer Taft." in whirh Mr. Rooseveffc gives his own ressonB for wishing Taft to be his successor. In the same number Alexander Irvine tells of a 6ccial experiment in a New York Fifth Avenue church. - Walter Weyl describes "The Extraordinary Street Cars of New York" nnd Charlotte Per- ins Gilman discourses wpon "The Wo man of Fifty." The storiea of the month are "A Lodge in the Wilderness." by Sir Gil bert Parker: "The Campaign Back Home," by Eugene Wood; "A Father bv Purchase. " bv Elizabeth Payne: 'The Jelly of Madam Dorpat," by Jen- nette Marks; "As the Drummer Told It, by Charles Battell Loomis, and the second part of "Diana and the Duke," by Emery Pottle. There are poems by Strickland W. Gillilan, Mary Roberts Rinehart, Edna Valentine, Edmund Vance Cooke and John Kendrick Bangs. Orison Swett Marden's editorial is entitled, "We Do What We Have To." The cover design is by J. C. Leyen- decker. Police at. the UaSK Lately the back zow fellows at the . A. R. hall have become exceedingly noisy, often insulting to the ladies and patrons of the hall until some have itopped attending entertainments. The management have now put a policeman there who will remove from the hall at once all future offenders or need be let them appear before the Police Court for "trimmings." This a proper more and will help the at tendance accordingly. Church Ptotcs. The Sunday f-hools and young peo ii. j rteTtes win mt in t h'-sr respec tive churches as "isual. The other ser- vif will h hr(i in the Tr.t. It is in the Tent. It begins Sunday morning. J hey are evangelist conoiey and Singer Grant. It ia you who are invited. - New Graft.. There seems to be new trraft. An outfit in Kanpas City agrees ty pay $10 per ton for old newspaper s nd $7 per ton for magazines. The ladies of two churches recently undertook to gather up a car load of old papers and maga zines, and succeeded In ' collecting all told about twelve or thirteen - tons. They hardly realized how much it took to fill a car to even pay the freight. Senator Wells started for Kansas City Tuee5ay morning with a couple cars of cattle from his ranch. Hill City Republican. He must be getting ready for his campaign, which costs money, to serve the dear people at $3 a day. - I I 2SSB I 3 TAILOR OPP. 1ST NAT. BANK. They have bought the handsomest ever brought to Hays, all styles and prices will be reasonable. Come inspect the goods. Remember our store is the Largest in Hays City, Our prices low as the lowest. Come see our goods before . buying elsewhere. Cast- Aside "Party Vote. " In local elections political issues are not at ftnke; the turiff, the bank guar anty law. etc. . cut no figure; it's the man vou know, it'p a home issue strict lv ard choice of neighbors and friend best entitled fro your help and support that's the whole secret in ajrotshel'-. If the candidates are deserving of yorr support, throw aside the time-wo1 ideas of a "party vote" and perform vour duty by helping to put good mn in the county offices where you anf I transact our county business affairs. Grinnell Record., "TS Majestic" Entertainment Wednesday eveni-e was well attended and was well woHh the money. It was a vaudeville ah-w The different actors did well, while he moving pictures were fine and ck"r. Tbey show again next Wednesday ruV t and you should attend, as the manr ce ment guarantee a discontinuance of tV "rough house." Get your reset ved seats at King's Drug Store. Be your own dictator in regard ' pieking your candidate at the cot irg election. Allow no one to say how yr" 8 ha 11 vote and who for. Be free n d express your own ideas as to who ir en titled to your support and your help- Washington, Sept. 24. J. Witt, post master at Gorham, Russell county, h" been summarily removed because of serious violation of the postal laws and regulations. William W. Sloan has I en appointed to fill the vacancy. Tope V a. JoursaL ,- Dinner Sapper. Mrs. Tillotson, in the Stainer hv ." ing opposite Philip's hardware sfr ro, will serve meals and farmers and tl families, when they come to town d' want 8 homelike meal, should give 1. a call. PI a wing Wanted' We are prefared to do plowing w .' t our steam plowiner outfit. Address E. L. WOOD, Ellis, Kansr 43-4 tr New Barber Shop. Located on Chestnut street, adjoin ing Weisner store. Your patronagi- solicited. 43-tf List Your Farms. I have several customers for farms in this county. If yours is for sale let me know, a reasonable price will bring a buyer. See C. W. MllXER, 43-3t Hays, Kansas. & Big Sacrifice, $1350 "buys a 'C6 5 passenger Franklin Touring car; folly cquiped, top, lamps, speedistenseter, glass front, ebain grips, extra tires and tire eases, inner tubes, cost new $3150; guaranteed and will ac cept first offer., G. D. Adams, . 44-2t Topcks, Kans.