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: i THURSDAY; FEBRUARY 241921 THE LIBERAL DEMOCRAT ammimiHrainnnnninniuranmmmmmMmnmi!inimynrrarani HEARS FROM SOLDIER r ' AFTER THREE YEARS Mil Mary Saaley Who Sent Latter In Package During War Heart ' ' From Recipient 7 X Delivered to Us Monday and Tuesday Februajty 28 and March 1st And will pay the f6llowing prices: Hens and pullets ............... 19c "Springs, all sizes . . 12c Old Cox ..... .10c Turkeys, young . . . ... ... : . . . .25c 'Turkeys, old . . . . ..... . . ....... ,23c Ducks .... i .................. . 15c Geese ....... . . . ...... . . .... . .10c Don't forget these prices prevail only on these two days. Liberal Produce Co. First Door West of Carson House Phone 344 imiiamuiuiijuiiitituf i iiminuin nit n ih i u mi uu utit i n immiu nnmun num ntunnHinni Eli Risley of Plains was in the city on .business Saturday. J. W. Timberlake of - Plains was a Liberal visitor Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Sidney ' Capps. of Tyrone were Liberal shoppers Mon day. C. A. Taggart of Plains was in the city Saturday for osteopathic1 treat ments. Mrs. J. Rash and little son Wayne left Monday for Midland, Arkansas, where they will spend a short time visiting with relatives and friends. ' t ' REGISTERED SHORTHORNS 20 Cows and 5 Bulls THURSDAY, MAR. 3 , OF REDS AND ROANS At my home, 10 mile northwest of Garden City, and 6 milei north and 1 mil .weit of Holcomb, .Kamtas. Sal will commence at 10 o'clock harp. The cows are all good milkers, all with calf or with calves at . foot. These cows and bulls are Scotch and Scotch Topped, These cows are all bred to Avondale Villager, 450108 a grandson of Imported Villager, out of a Dam by Double Dale, by Avon dae. . These cows are all good ones, and have been tried, and have proven producers. Any one contemplating starting a herd would do well to make purchase of some of these an imals. Write for catalog. We will also sell some other cattle and horses. Address ' R. J. ACKLEY, Holcomb, Kas. Chas. Lorenz, of Tyrone, was a Liberal business visitor Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Cook were over from Hooker Sunday to take osteo1 pathicv treatments: .; Rev. Chas. E. Maltas returned to Salina Sunday on No. 2, after holding Episcopal services here. The Liberal Oil &, Supply Com pany installed light fixtures In the Marion Mann home Saturday. Victor Smith spent the week end with relatives in Pratt. Mr. Smith has the agency here for the Master Truck. Miss Vaughn Fankhouser returned Monday from Haviland, where she spent the week-end visiting relatives and friends. Rev. C. L. Gregory who live 14 miles west of Liberal, were in the city , Sunday taking osteopathic treatments. ' ' Mrs. P. A. Barry returned to her home southwest of the city Sunday after a short visit with her daughters Faye and Dolly here. , . .John King and G. W. Sawyer re turned ythe last of the week from Garden City where they, had been attending court matters. ' H. E. Ensminger of. the Lorena neighborhood, was a Liberal business visitor Monday. He reports the roads down that way in very bad condition. . , Mrs. Fred Bowman was brought in from the country northwest of Liber al Sunday evening and taken to a local hospital for treatment. " Mrs. E. J. Kern arrived in the city the last of the week to be here for several days on business, and visiting with her daughter, who lives west of Liberal. 'Mrs. Wni. Eckell and two children arrived in the city the last of the week ,rom ' Hutchinson to join Mr. Eckell, who is here with the board of trade. - RaflDB ItllllUllilllM Satui'day Last Day to Get that Second Pair of SHOES . - at $1.98, and i gloves : Miss 'Mary Sealey, daughter f.f Mr and Mrs. C. A. Sealey of this city, received, a , letter January 1st, from a Captain of the Cavalry in the Czec hoslovak army, who, after three years wrote to thank her for ; tho message inclosed in a Red Cross package sent from Liberal. The letter to Miss Sealey. was in the Czecho-SIvoak language and she was unable to read it until it was translated. Wv B. King of the local American Legion sent the letter to the Red Cross headquarters in Saint Louts, for Miss Sealey, where it .was translated into (English. We print the translation here. V: American Red Cross, Saint Louis, Mo. U. S. A. ' February 16, 1921. Mr. W. B. King, Adjutant, Liberal Post No. 80 The American Legion, Liberal, Kansas - ' My dear Sir.-In reply to your favor of Feb.. 12th, we- return herewith letter received by Miss Mary Sealey of your city from Czecho-Slovakia together with translation of same. This translation was made by the Czecho-Slovak Consulate ofice, and we are glad indeed to be of service to you. . y . . . Very truly yours, B. M. Bruening, Secy, to Manager. ' Radvan, December 28, 1920 My Dear Miss Mary, -. This is to express my heartiest greetings and many thanks for your Christmas present I am very glad that someone, in a .feorign country far away from us, remembers us and has the heart open for the Czechoslo vaks. x I an proud that our fatherland is freeagain and that the entire world looks toward us with satisfaction and helps us so generously. I feel assured my dear Miss Mary that while reading these few little lines you will remember us Czecho Slovaks with the same spirit and Joy with which I received and read over your kind letter but am sorry not being able to examine contents of same. But I am glad, my Dear Miss Mary that it was done that way and I was the lucky one. , t , Kissing your . hand and greeting most cordially yourself, your kind parents, sisters and brothers. -Sincerely yours, (Signed) Josef Steffel, Captain of Cavalry. Success to all Red Cross Workers. o -Mrs. WilTord Hoskinson of Hugo- tioa was a Liberal shopper Saturday. . D. C. Bane and son, George came in' from the ranch to spend Sunday with Mrs. Bane and family. Mrs. J.DeCamp and children re turned Monday from a short visit with relatives and friends in Fowler. J. A. Meyer and R. A. Tucker of the Liberal Oil and Supply Co., made a business trip to Hooker Monday. Miss Ethel Milstead of Meade whs a week end guest of Mrs. Barrel! of this city. Miss Milstead is a teacher in the Meade schools. L. N. Brown and family left Sat urday' night for Great Bend, Kansas, where ' they will make their home. Mi. Brown, has a job traveling for the .Grovier Produce Company. Mrand Mrs. George Lutes arrived in the city Monday to look after bus iness matters and visit. They made the trip in their car and report the roads in very bad condition almost all of the way. . . S. A. Vannaman, of the Sudden Service Oil station, today announces that owing to the increase in the bus iness of the firm he is able to sell coal oil at 15c per gallon, which price is now in effect. , ' v KISMET KL1PP1NS " ' ' ' . .. . . M m' ; Constructive Wl ' i i Ability Of ipppSll' A Bank - frvl'f..'V' $!!'! ' .m-'j tn4m III ' V."$'V 4. '.';'. . n'4-s(1 The First National Bank INSTITUTIONS, LIKE MEN, BECAME VALUA BLE TO THE COMMUNITY IN JUST THE PROPOR TION THAT THEY ARE ABLE TO HELP BY CON SRUCTIVE ABILITY TO MAKE LIFE BIGGER, BET TER AND SAFE FOR MANKIND. WE STRIVE TO MAKE THIS INSTITUTION OF REAL SERVICE TO YOU AND INVITE YOU TO AVAIL YOURSELF OF OUR BANKING FACILITIES. OUR MANY YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE TO THE PEOPLE OF THIS COMMUNITY ENABLES US TO ANTICIPATE THEIR NEEDS AND SERVE THEM INTELLIGENTLY. motored to Forgan, Okla., where they put on the second degree. Franc Honnold was in Liberal on business last Saturday between the trains. Earl Cooper came In from Liberal last Saturday to visit with her Bister. Mrs. Geo. Savidge. Adrian Kitterman and family and Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Jone. hnlnad with the 'butchering at the H. D. Mas son! home last Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Haines spent the day with Mrs J. W. Pinkerton and family last Saturday. Mr. hnd Mrs. Frank Owens are the proud parents of a big boy, born on Feb. 12, 1921. The National guards went to Lib eral last Friday for inspection. Mildred Bundy is staying at the Edgar Thompson home during the absence of her-parents. Esther Ontjis is staying with her sister, Mrs. Ralph Rinehart, and is at tending school in Kismet. Thelma .Lepper visited lurt week with her grandmother, Mrs. J. H. Light. Mrs. E. R. Hess had the misfortune to' have t osuf f er all days last Friday, Kismet, Kas., Feb. 21. Prof. Hon nold preached both morning and ev ening Sunday. The Southerner has been substituting for the pastor, Rev. H. C. Bundy, who is doing revival work at Hutchinson. .Mr. Honnold has had several years' experience in church work in the South. with the stiff neck The Odd Fellows and Rebekahs are planning on spending a social evening at the hall Tuesday night, Feb. 22. Mr. and Mrs. Chamberlain of Lib eral, came in Sunday to .visit with Mrs. Chamberlain's parents, Christ Bufinch and family. Bernice Bruner returned home on Sunday from Meade, where she has I been visiting. Mrs. St. Aubun called on Mrs. Geo. Beale last Wednesday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Haines left Sun day evening for Illinois, where they will make thei rfutura hone. Mr. Graber, of Liberal, visited friends and relatives in Kismet last Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Jones spent the afternoon Sunday at the H. S. Moon ey home. Ira Cassel, who has been visiting in Mullenville, Kas., for some time, returned to Kismet last Wednesday to visit with his daughters, Mrs. Bel er Burr and H. D. Massoni. Ray McDermott visite dfriends and relatives in Laverne, Okla., last week. " The Otterbein guid and Intermedi ate societies of the U. B. church are preparing a mlsisonary program to be given at the church Friday night, Feb. 27th. mtTnnntnntnimi innmnsnni at JLGeAts ; Evans Harness Co. Mrs. Maud. Nutt enjoyed a pleas sant visit last week by her brothers, Harold and Robert Barnes, of Greens burg, Kas. ' . ' Lottie Holbeft McVey had the mjs fortune to fall off a horse and break a bone in his wrist last week. Ferris Kiddoo looked after busi ness at the Paul Light Lumber yard last Thursday on account of J. C. Benson being ill. ' , . ' Mrm. Willey, of Liberal, visited with Mrs. N. G. Moody last Sunday. W. O. Nelson, of Liberal, was in Kismet on business last Wednesday. Jack Haines shipped his. household goods ami blacksmith tools to Illinois last Thursday. Mrs. Pansy McClurs, of Liberal, visited with her mother, Mrs. Pat Stockton, Tuesday G. H. Wessler and Henry Rice were in .Kansas City' on business the first of the week. ' In spite of the terrible sand storm last Tuesday, 26 Kismet Odd Fellows How Much Has Your Rent Increased Authorities are agreed that the present high level of prices and earnings in general will continue for a period of at least five, years. If your rent has been increased, look in the table below and see what that increase will amount to in five years, then ask your self if it isn't a good business proposition to buy or secure loca tion land build now. , Tear Out This Ad, You Will Want to Refer to It Rent Increase. Per Month. $10.00 $15.00 $20.00 $26.00 $30.00 6 Years $ 698.48 1,047.60 1,896.80 a 1,746.07 2,095.20 , With Interest at 6 Per Cent Compounded Annually. 10 Years 15 Years - . 20 Years $1,681.68 $2,793.10 $4,414,28 2,872.52 4,189.64 6,621.89 8,163.36 5,586.19 8,828.52 8,954.20 6,982.73 11,036.65 4,746.08 8,879.84 12,242.79 While you are at it, just f igure what your total rent money will amount to in tei) or fifteen years. Buying or building a home . pays today, just as it always has. ; We are sincerely desirous of being of service in this all-important matter and will welcome an opportunity to talk over your problem with you, without obligation, of course. John W BaUghman ASK HERBERT DIR. 'Salesman. ' -: . . . y;