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The Liberal democrat. [volume] (Liberal, Kan.) 1911-1924, August 24, 1922, Image 4

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Mr. and Mn. John Gardner en
tertained at dinner Friday evening
for Rev. and Mrs. F. 0. Hunt andj
Mr. and Mrs.. Fred Grimsley of'
Arkalon entertained at dinner Sun-;
UJ1JT iur Juuooa h.". I
fiarah Snow and Alvin Mahoney and j
Harry Lightcap.
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Entertained at Dinner.
Mr and Mrs. B. E. Keating enter
tained Friday evening on North
Grant for Mrs. Ernest Fulton and
daughter Hazel. Mr. and Mrs. M. H.
Scandrett and Miss Hatten.
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Entertainted at Dinner.
Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Dameron en
tertained at a 6:00 o'clock 'dinner
Sunday for Mr. and Mrs. Frank Rob
bins and Mr. W. E. Wells of Kansas
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fiirthday Dinner.
Mr. Ed Kelly entertained at din
ner Sunday in honor of her son,
Marlin. The guests included: Chal
mer Moore, Frank Highland, Les
ter Ellsaesser, Walter Davis, Clyde
Pate, T. J. Smith Jr. Robert
McGill, Almond Barber. The Kelly
family will leave soon for McPher
- son where Marlin will attend the Mc
Pherson college there.
Misses Mary Wilson, Velma Bond,
Winifred Evens and Ila Wilson and
Charles Ellcox. of Wichita, Forest,
Eton John Wray and Martin Alsup
apent Sun-day at the Meade Camp
Mr. and Mrs. John X. Smith en
tertaine at dinner Tuesday evening
for Rev. and Mrs. F. 0. Hunt and
Miss Winifred Evans entertained at
dinner Friday evening for: Misses
Velma Bond, Ila and Mary Wilson,
Carl Hays of Hutchinson, Chas.' Rex,
Robert Milne and Chas; El rod of
Dr. and Mrs. A. M. Morrow were
dinner guests at the Dr.. D. R. Mc
Cloud home in Tyrone Tuesday.
Little Anna Howel age six years,
living north of Liberal received a
broken arm Monday, while she was
playing on a saddle which had been
thrown across the manger in the barn
Id her play she fell from the saddle
end received the injury.
Several of the Liberal young peo
ple will attend the dance at Garden
City this evening.
Jim Julison was up from Gray the
first of the week attending to some
business interests. ............
B. H. Albertson was quite ill sev
eral days this week at his home on N.
S. A. Miller and family and Rev.
Ell Walker returned last night from
two weeks vacation in the Colorado
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Murchlson and
Uttle si i a:e down on the W. 0. Nel-
eon farm near Lorcna where Fred is
putting out a wheat crop for Dr. Nel
Contractor A. T. Willey has just re
ceived the contract for building a six
room house for D. E. Strickland 12
miles south of Liberal. ' Mr. Strick- stole Goodg from Evans Harness Co.
land is one of th progressive farmers j
of that section and deserving of the The Evans Harness Store was en
est' . I tered Sunday evening and a suit
A. A. Farmer attended the celJ80 and tw0 Pair of shoes were ak"
bration nt New Ulysses last week and en aside from ?4-50 ln change from'
ays he had u piendid visit. How- the cash reKister- The loss is estl"
ever Al says all his old acquaintances mated at $35- Entrance was made
op that way are thin and he cannot from the back door by breakinS the
flmira out thA .nnn W- .. rt.f 1 the class and unlocking the door.
in the old davs al wnra hrt. Tht!
roen, but now they are built more on
the order of jack rabbits.
The Way thL Hosier V cars
Saves Buying Many Pairs
Mode in cotton, wool and iUc
Perfect in '-five, wt and
nib. Wl w. , a full 'inc.
Simon Variety Store
Pure Pennsylvania
The Liberal Auto Supply Company is bidding for your Oil and Gas busi
ness. We submit two reasons why we feel that it is to your interest to
buy from us. '
FIRST: Our Gas is a Kansas product of proven superiority; manufactured by an indepen
. dent refinery from Kansas crude. We feel that the public is interested in protecting the
independent refineries which have been a factor in causing, more rasonable prices on gas
and oil. Those who are using our gas and coal oil will tell you that they are getting better
. satisfaction than from any other brand. Drive in and get a supply and increase your mileage.
Our Pure Pennsylvania Lubricating Oils are meeting with favor among car, truck and trac
tor owners. ' Pennsylvania Lubricants have long been known -as possessing superior lubri- .
eating qualities and we can cite you to specific instances where they have surpassed all others.
Cut your oil and gas bills by buying a quality which goes further at no greater expense and pat
ronize a home institution which is a factor in the growth of the community; which pays heavy
taxes to support local schools and other institutions and which gives service equal to the best
The next time you need oil, gas or coal oil drive into the big white filling station. It's handy
to you.
West Second Street
Felix L Cadou, manager of the Lib
eral Light, Ice and Power Company,
will leave in the next few days for
Cuchura Camps, Colorado, where he
wil spend a month upon order of his
Mr. Cadou has been handling the
Liberal and Dalhart plants for the
Comomnwealth Light and Power Com
pany of New York City, and the strain
of putting both plants In first class
condition has been too much for him.
In his weakened condition an attack
of stomach trouble caused the order
from his physician to take at least
thirty days vacation.
Mr. Cadou was just moving to Lib-
ereal and all will regret to hear that
he is forced to leave for so long a
time, and hope he returns sound In
Later in the evening when the offi-
cers came to the scene the back door
found locked
A visit to the country and a sur
vey of the acres and acres of kafir and
maize will convince one that this
part of the country is needing rain
verv badlv and unless we get one
soon there will be a very short crop
this falL We have not had a good
general rain since long before har
vest, although we have had a few
light local showers in almost every
community. However these light
rains do not go very far toward ma
turing crops. The kafir and maize
yield will be greatly cut down by the
drouth if we should get an ideal sea
son until falL
Pastures are needing rain now
worse than they have for several
years, and it is almost impossible to
prepare ground for sowing wheat,
which means that the winter wheat
pastures will be late.
A good general rain would help
this country more than anything tight
now and we are all waiting, not too
patiently, for it
Buy Midland
At The
. On West Second Street
Patronize Home Industry
The Annual Methodist Sunday
School picnic held Tuesday at Stout's
grove proved a great day for the 600
people who attended.
The folowing contests and races
furnished the entertainment.
Base Ball game .between the Win
One class and Baraca Class, the Win
One class winning the game.
Base ball, Mrs. Henry's class of
girls vs the girls of the Sunday School.
The girls of the Sunday School win
ning the game.
Adult Department
Men's 100 yard race, won by Floyd
Watermelon eating contest, won by
Joe Thomas.
Women's nail driving contest, won
by Mrs. W. C. Dotson.
Men's Togo race, Floyd Heaton.
Women's Pogo race, Mrs. E. D.
Young Peoples Intermediate Dept.
100 yard race, Kermit Hill.
Girls 75 yard race, Muriel Zimmer
Girls potatoe race, Rose Wood.
Centipede race. Bennie Wickam and
Paul Light Jr.
Shoe race, Bennie Wickam.
Japenese Ballon race, Esther Pile.
Girls Pogo race, Lucille Zimmerman,
Boys Pogo, Chester Carson.
Junior Department '
Boys 60 yard dash, Paul Stewart.
Sack race, Carl Zimmerman.
Girls Relay, Dimple Dotson, Lottie
Snyder, Ruth Zimmerman.
Girl's potatoe race, Dimple Dotson.
Girls 50 yard race, Ruth Zimmerman.
Three legged race, Paul Light Jr.
and Carl Zimmerman.'
Girls pogo race. Dimple Dotson. .
Boys Pogo, Wayne Frey.
LOST Wire wheel off Ford. Good
year casing, . never been used.
Wheel painted yellow. Leave at Dem
ocrat and receive reward. 10t2p
i?'OR TRADE Portable typewriter,
almost new; to trade for shotgun,
R. O. Tobias Mann Auto Co. 10t2c
'OR TRADE Automobiles for town
lots. R. O. Tobias. Mann Auto
lo. - 10t2c
WANTED Boy to share room with
scnooi dot. neasant room and
very reasonable rates. Call phone
237. I0t2p
LOST Small purse containing $10
billl and $20 bill Sunday at the
Methodist chuch, or between the
church and 606 North Kansas. Phone
294 or call at 606 North Kansas. Re
ward offerd. lOtlc
STRAYED One dark iron gray
mare. Had halter on. Weight 1100
ounds. Please notify Mr. Kane,
Kismet, Kansas. 10 tip
FOR SALE Good six hole "Acme
"Range" with reservoir and hot
water front Mrs. E. S. Irwin.
LOOK A five-room house, lights
and water in, small cellar; cloe to
hool. To sacrifice at once $1500.
me terms on part. Look at this.
nquire at the Democrat office. -
iTICE I will rent or sell my res
idence and tore building and ell
y part of -the merchandise. Phone
G. A. T. Barksdale. lOtlc
TAKEN UP 2 year old black mule
May 6, 1922. Geo. McBroom, 5
miles south and 14 miles east of
Liberal. 9t2p
We have a piano in the vicinity of
Liberal partly paid for, party mov
ing and. we are compelled to take
piano back. Bargain to person pay
ing balance due on it. Write Means
Music Co., 305 East 10th St, Kan
sas City, Mo.
WANTED Man with car to sell best
low priced Cord Tires made. $100.
per week and expenses. Graham
Tire Co. 1518 Canal, Benton Harbor,
FOR SALE Slightly used "Red
Baby" International Speed Truck
equipped with grain body. Must
sell at a sacrifice to raise money.
Wm. Burdge, I. H. C. Dealer, Hook
er. Okla.
Goad Quarter for Sale at Sacrifice
I have a good 160 acre tract of
land that can be bought absolutely
right Party must sell owing to sick
ness. See or address Pierce Munsey,
Liberal, Kansas. 9tf
SHEEP Registerel Hampshire Bucks
and Ewes and grade ewes for sale.
L. M. Shives. Tyrone. Okla. 9t6p
FOR SALE My home in Liberal
and also two other good pieces of
city property. Mrs. Merchant 612
N. Grant 9tf
1 8-room house E. T. N. W. close In
location, priced at $1250. Rents for
1 2-room house E. T. price $760.
Rents $12.60. Will sell one or both
on easy terms. -
2 of the nicest east front lota locat
ed 6th and Prospect fine built up
neighborhood. - Shade trees, bearing
fruit trees and lawn, a pretty plaee
to pot a home. Priced to selL See
Walt Krohne, 619 N Shannon, tfc
Liberal, Kansas
FOR RENT Sleeping rooms in mod
ern home. Phone 1876. tfc
FOR RENT Rooms for light house
keeping also sleeping rooms in
modern home. Call at 810 S. Jor
dan. . jt
Piano; 1 60-barrel storage tank;
2 one and one-fourth inch pump and
rods; 1 pump engine. See Elmer
Tucker, Liberal, Kansas 9tfc
ROOMS for RENT Furnished or nn-
furnished. Mrs. Ed. Brier, Phone
2528. 9tfe.
Coupe, O. K. mechanically, good
rubber, and ready to go. I will
trade for good lots for larger car,
or sell right for cash or on terms.
Ray Kennedyy, Phone 882.
FOR SALE S. C. Brown Leghorn
Cockerels from 200 egg strain $1.
each, from Wakefield Youneken
Hatchery. Mrs. A. Wilson. Phone
FOR SALE or will trade -for good
Liberal residence property, 240
acres of well improved Morton Coun
ty land 13 miles from Elkhart, sandy
loam, 100 acres in cultivation. A
real good stock proposition. NW
and E yn of SW 11-84, 61. Sam
Yaggy at Garber Supply Co. 8tfc
FOR SALE: one five-room strictly'
modern house. Best location In res
idence district. Part terms. Write
O. J. Wilkins, Dalhart, Texas.
$10.00 Reward for delivery to Le
Monnier Brothers at lLberal, Kan.,
one yellow mollie mule, wt. lOOOlbs.
Six years old. Ctf
FOR RENT Sleeping rooms at 612
N. Grant. Call Mrs. Merchant Btf
FOR RENT Two unfurnished rooms
at No. 2 So. Grant, Phone 427.
FOR SALE: Ford Coupe, practically
new. Inquire at Democrat office.
STRAYED One roan cow branded
"D" on left hip. Notify D. C.
Dickerson. Phone 4478, Liberal, ltfe
NEW 6 ROOM House and Granary. A
Bargain. Terms. -6th and New
York. C. E. Hancick. 4tfe
PLENTY of Money to loan at lowest
rates on good farm and ranch
lands. Quick action, liberal amounts,
and three yean to pay eommisilon
without interest Harry O- Arm
strong. 2 tfc
STRAYED: light bay mule weighing
about 960. J. W. Daniels. 7 miles
west and one south of liberal.
LOST Span of mare mules, brown
about eight years old, one had on
halter when she strayed. . Notify C
M. Smith, 8 miles south and 1
miles west of Liberal.
N. Pellettier of New York City WAS
Condoct Basinese After
Nat Week.
N. Pellettier of New York City has
come to Liberal and is arrangng to
reopen the New Sanford Cafe. He
has set the opening date for a week
from today.
4Ir. Pellettier was for a long time
head chef at the Hotel Oaks in New
York City and la amply able to give
the "people of Liberal an eating
house equal to the best anywhere,
and he promises to do this. His wife'
arrives early next week and he hope
to have everything In readiness for
the opening.
Manager Robbins of thp New San
frd hotel gives M.. Pellettier excel
lent recommendations and says the
town is fortunate in having him at a
business addition to the, city.
Waymond D. Hopkins of PottsvQle,
Mo. and Miss Nettie Mae Adams of
Liberal were married at the home of
the bride, 8 miles northwest of the
city Wednesday evening. Miss Adams
is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H.
M. Adams. Rev. A E Henry perform
ed the marriage ceremony, only the
relatives of the young couple were
present Mr. Hopkins is employed by
an oil company in Mexica, Texas and
they will make their home at thai
place. J
T. A Foster and family of Texhoma
and W. J. Foster and family of Amy,
Kang., spent the week end visiting
their aunt, Mrs. N. 3. Keplar and
daughter, Mrs. Omar Lyle south of
Let our track rail. We can
clean it. Try Phone 126.
Penny A Co.
Good Things at the.
AUGUST 25-26
"The Hell Diggers"
On of thse red-blooed Reld pie
tures that have made him so pop
lar. Ninety-nine per. cent action.
Two-Reel Comedy
. Present'
"Get Rich Quick
If laughs were dollars, this pie
tufe would be worth millions. Come
and collect your share of a fortune
in golden laughter. You will re
member this is the picture that was
being shown in- the famous Knicker
bocker Theater, Washington,, when
it collapsed.
WED & THURS, AUG. 30-31
Exit the Vamp
She was more vamped against than
Tamping, until hubby began to fall
for someone else, and then the tun
began. If a intimate, but innocent
Don't miss it .
Also a 2-ReeI Comedy
Paramount Week
We have the strongest program
we have ever presented in may one
week for this occasion. . Hake plana
to see them aD.
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