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THE CIIANUTE TIMES.
$t.OO PER YEAR. FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 1897. Local News. Cut down the weeds. Clean up your alleys. Fishing parties numerous. Organize a commercial club, Gus Brichler is at Kechi, Kans. Miss Alice Biggs called Monday. Rev. II. M.Carr preached at Iola Sunday. W. R. Cline, of Erie was in town Monday. Mrs. A. J. Bartley Sundayed at Wlnfield. J. B. Bonebrake went to Ottawa Saturday. Mrs. Ally Dickinson visited Ottawa last week. Clyde Toinlinson of Earlton was in - town Friday. Dan Wickard took in the excursion to St. Louis. J. W. Buchanon returned from Ot tawa Sunday. R. J. Barkley made a business trip to Fredonia Monday. C. P. Swank, of Vilas, was intown on business Tuesday . Let's try to get a canning factory here before next May. J. J. McGowan was transacting bus iness in town Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Ben D. Butler Sun dayed with relatives at Hertha. II. L. Reeves who lives west of tovvn was in town Saturday and called. Ed Mecum and wife of Canvilletwp. were in town shopping Saturday. Miss Emma Light left Monday for Carthage, Mo., to visit her uncle. P. Hurt is building a dwelling for rent.on his lots on north High Street. J. B. Ditmars of Earlton made us a pleasant and profitable call Saturday. Allie Brown attended the Steele Simruons wedding at Vilas last week. G. W. "Wayman brought us two boxes of very fine blackberries Satur day. N. Dannefer was at Chicago last week buying goods for the Boston store. Miss Lelia Light returned Sunday from a week's visit with friends near Stark. The male members of the Bellee Lettres Reading Club are talking up a picnic. Miss Edna Ililberand is home again after an extended visit with relatives in Missouri. If you do not believe horses are 10 to $25 higher than they were last year, try to buy one. Miss Rose Bomau took advantage of the excursion rates and went to St. Louis Saturday. Col. Sapphar's play, "The German Volunteer," made a financial failure at Iola last week. Mrs. Winnie Gill, of Carthage, Mo., is in town the guest of Will Cathers and other relatives. Rev. B. Kelley preached at the M. E. church Sunday night. As a preach er Mr. Kelly is a decided success. O. D. Coulter and wife are home from their trip to Parsons and have gone to housekeeping in Fourth ward. Farmers are putting out more ber ries and paying more attention to their truck patches a good wav to hasten the wave. Electric belt men gulled a few more of the fellows who are not able to take their home paper, last Saturday. There's always a few left. '"Born, June 22nd, to Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Cathers.a girl of regulation weight and lung power. Mother and child doing well, and Will is as proud as a peacock. The A. H. T. A. has its regular meeting tonight at I. O. O. F. hall. A full turnout is desired as a number of initiations will occur. If you are not a member you should be. Jas. Mundell was in town Monday and called. Mr. M. is the republican committeeman from Colfax township and says the republican ticket nomi nated last Friday will be elected by a respectable majority. Our old friend, J. Fred Gunby, of Buffalo, was married June 15 to Miss Frauces S. Spillman, of Coyville. Mr. Gunby is assistant cashier of the Clif ton Bank of Buffalo, Kansas, and Miss Spillman, now Mrs. Gunby, the eldest daughter of J. W. Spillman of Web ster township. Both were born and reared in Wilson county. They went at once to housekeeping in Buffalo. Next Tuesday the people of Chanute . will vote upon the proposition to issue 83000 in bonds for the purpose of build ing a two room two story brick build ing In second ward. The school popu lation in this ward is such as to de 1 mand this additional room, hence the Board of Education decided to build two good rooms, and to build in such a manner as to be able to extend the building and in time have a good substantial four or six room building. In another column will be found the ad of Mrs. J. Tydeman. Mrs. T. has been In Chanute less than a year and in that time has built up a trade sec ond to none. She now desires to sell her spring and summer millinery at unheard of prices to make room for new fall goods. Dr. Steele and wife were in town Saturday; they left Monday for their future home in Strong City where Dr. S. has his home all furnished and where he and Mrs, S. will go at once to housekeeping. Alex Flannegan of St. Louis is on a visit to his mother, Mrs. Jane Mc Clelland who is very sick at the resi dence of her son near Buffalo. Mr. Flannegan is a half brother to D. E. McClelland. T. n. Inman who went to Colorado Springs, Col., some time back for his health, is improving, and his doctor says he will ultimately fully recover, but it will take some time. George McClelland got a message Fri day stating that one of his children was seriously ill and left for home at once. We understand the child is now out of danger. R. Dove has bought the W. C. Os burn livery stock and will continue the business at vhe old stand. Mr. Dove is an experienced liveryman and will succeed. D. T. Boner,of Parsons, was in town Sunday visiting his brother. He at tended the graduating exercises at Big Creek Chapel Monday night. T.Matthews.of Vilas.passed through town yesterday enroute for Brazilton, where he will have charge of the sta tion as agent and operator. A fourteen dollar (good as new) feed cutter for five dollars at the Rustler Second Hand Store. Other goods at less than one-half value. (i-25 J. P. Shepard, of Tilot Grove, Mo., was in town the first of the week visit ing his mother, Mrs. nattie M. Shep ard and other relatives. Miss Etta Boerstler came down from Iola Sunday and attended the commencement exercises at Big Creek Chapel Monday night. W. O. Thomas finished an elegant barn for Cap. Gibson in Big Creek twp. last week and is now home to stay. W. II. Wilson of Earlton was in town Saturday. Mr. Wilson is a lover of fine horses of which he has a number. Miss Minnie Stafford is doing the book keeping for Volk & Miller during Miss Myrtle McCune's absence. J. Hudkins went up to Iola Monday and gave the Iolaltes a few lessons in the art of checker playing. Misses Etta and Vesta Boerstler and Misses Clara and Hattie Rush were pleasant callers Tuesday. M. C. Cowdery, formerly one of the leading citizens of Buffalo died at Tulsa, I. T. last Friday. S. A. Wickard is building an office just north of the Bacon block where he is now located. Mrs. C. C. McCune returned Sunday from an extended visit with her parents at Girard. The S. of V.'s and L.A. S. had a very pleasant picnic at Garoutte's grove Wednesday. Henry Simmons and wife and daugh ter Miss Mabel were shopping in town Saturday. II. L. Freeman is at Chicago this week, buying goods for the Mammoth Racket. Mrs. G. W.Farrelly is attending the Chautauqua Assembly at Ottawa this week. Senator Farrelly and J. F. Roe were up to Kansas City on business Satur day. Rev. N. L. Vezie and Dr. Jones, of Earlton, were pleasant callers Tues day; Frank Juleson and wife are visiting in Ottawa and taking in the Chautau qua. Rev. G. W. Stafford and wife went up to the Assembly Wednesday. Mrs. Clay. D. Herod of Erie is visit ing relatives in town this week. Mrs. P. Tharp is at Ottawa this week attending the Assembly. Thad Watts and wife Sundayed with relatives at Earlton. Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Miller returned from Ottawa Wednesday. Miss Edra Portsmouth returned from Colony Sunday. Mrs. C. E. Conklin returned from Burlington Monday. C. A. Cox made a business trip to Oswego this week. Mrs. Mart Lee is attending the As sembly at Ottawa. See Dawdy's fine sewing machine for J22.50 spot cash. tf. Mrs. A. E. Timpane is visiting at Kansas City. Frank Hardesty is down in Texas rustltatlng, W. C. Osborn left for Coffeyvile Tuesday. S. C. Poppino was a pleasant caller Monday. Children's Day at the M. E. Church Sunday. Saturday andSunday were scorchers. Ice cream soda at Burch's. Col. Carpenter returned yesterdaj'. Fredonia has organized a gas com pany. Dr. U. G. Iloshaw, office in Jones' Block. tf. Dr. Carr is attending the Assembly at Ottawa. Prescriptions carefully compounded at Burch's. Tlios. Marquund has returned from Kansas City. Miss Sallie Farmer is visiting rela tives at Erie. New goods received daily at the K. C. Cash Store. Mrs. John A. Carter returned from Ottawa Tuesday. Mrs. Harry Volk left Wednesday for Cumberland, Md. Mrs. Will Coulter la visiting rela tives in Pittsburg. Call at Burch's, the west side drug gist for pure drugs. W. T. Peter is visiting his son nt Winlield this week. Farmers we want your produce at the K. C. Cash Store. Books, envelopes, paper, daybooks and ledgers at Burch's. Chas. T. Burch made a business. trip to Erie Wednesday. The Junior League picnlced at the fair grounds Wednesday. Attorney T. J. Hudson was in town two or three days this week. C, V. Dennis and wife visited rela tiues at Humboldt this week. Just received a new and complete line of stationary at Burch's. II. P. Farrelly and G. P. WTilder went to Erie on business yesterday. Mrs. Mena Greisel of Dildine was shopping In Chanute Wednesday. N. W. Henry has moved his office to the rooms recently vacated by Dr. Moffltt. Call at Burch's and inspect his stock of drugs, patent medicines and toilet articles. John F. Roe and wife went up to Ottawa last night to get a glimpse of W. J. Bryan. Mr. Geisor, of Neodesha, who i's working with the Forest Oil Co. was in yesterday, The Epworth League will give a lawn soeial at the residence of C. Ruff, Tuesday night. Miss Maggie McCain, of IV-nedict, visited AmosColaw and family Wed nesday and Thursday. Col. S. G. lsett is at Ottawa today, assisting Governor Leedy in enter taining Hon. W. J. Bryan. John Myers, one of the substanclal farmers and Btock raisers of Colfax twp. was in town Wednesday. Robt. Barkley leaves today noon for New York in the Interest of John F. Barkley's mammoth poultry business. E. Brown brought to this office Wednesday, a potato that looks like a human hand with all the fingers bobbed off close up. Burch carries a full line of Crown paints, and High's best line of pre pared paints in the market, at the lowest market prices. The members of the Fruit Growers Association are making an effort to find a market for their surplus fruit and are succeedinu admirably so far. J. II. Sperry, of Thayer, who used to figure in politics somewhat, return ed from Kansas City yesterday whith er he had gone with a car load of stock. Don't fail to read the advertisements in the Times; ic will pay you, and it will pay you to trade with Chanute's merchants,asthey buy in large quanti ties and sell on very close margins. I have been appointed a justice of the peace for the city of Chanute in the place of J. W. Buchanan, resigned and respectfully solicit a share of your business in my line. J. B. Beatty. tf The Forest Oil Co. are drilling a gas well on Lee Prunty's farm near Bene dict. This well is one fourth mile northeast of Jthe Cauble well from which the gas is being piped to this city. There is a shooting scrape reported from the Newland-Winnlnger neigh borhood in which Mrs. W. figures as shooter and one of Newland's hired men as shootee. The trouble occurred about a few blackberries. W. H. Powell is in the city looking for a dwelling. Mr. To well will be united with D. E. McClelland in the real estate business after July 1st. Mr. McClelland will take a trip through Arkansas and Texas about that time. "Say, Wife, the next time you go to town, be sure and stop and see the goods for sale at R. M. Kime's Rus tler Second Hand Store. I was in his place while in town today and was tempted to buy all the goods he had,at the prices he gave me." 6-25 Dr. O. Leary has been lecturing at the opera house this week, nis sub jects is the care of the eye, ear and skin, but his talk on phrenology is the most interesting part of the lecture. He has the house well filled each night, and has concluded to remain another FARMERS. We want your hens Tuesday, July 6. tf. Bloomhkart, Wright & Co. A Pleasant Surprise. A very pleasant surprise was plan ned aiidcarrled out Wednesday eve on Mrs. J. II. MahalTy, at her home south west of the city, it being the occasion of her 26th birthday. Several car riage loads quietly drove up to the door and as Mrs. MalmiTy came to the door and gazed out in surprise, there was a chorus of laughter and shout ing rang out which completely pros trated that estimable lady and be tween the jolly hand shaking and laughter and Mrs. Mahaffy's attempts to laugh and cry together, it was quite evident she was for onco sur prised. A most delightful evening was spent in music, games and de licious refreshments, after which they departed for their homes wishing Mrs. MahalTy many happy returns of the day. These present were: Mr. and Mrs. Plummer, Bodle, Arthurs, Neyhard, Chas. Phillips and son, Vic Phillips and son, Franks and daugh ter; Mrs. Davidson and son; Misses Cook, Lundeen, Jennie Arthurs, Ethel Edminston, Bertha Bodle, Grace and Lizzie Neyhard, Edith Davison; Messrs Roy Griswold, James Arthurs, Walter Bodle, Elmer Ney hard. Commencement Exercises. The common school graduating ex ercises of Tioga, Big Creek and Erie townships were held at Hig Creek Chapd Monday night. There were five graduates as follows: Misses Hattie Rush, Ellu Cuappell, Katie Stoelzlng and Vesta Boerstler and Mr. Phillip Rettig. Miss Boerstler received the highest average in Neosho county and will receive scholarship in Wash burne College, Topeka, Kansas. Miss Rush ranked second and MissChappell fourth an excellent showing for this nart of the county. The Chanute High school Mandolin Club and Big Creek Chorus furnished the music. County Superintendent Frazier was present and presented the diplomas in a neat speech. D. T. Boner, of Par sons, was also present at the exercises. Closing Out. From now on until my stock of mill inery is gone, will give you my goods at your own price. I must and will close out my entire stock of goods, hats, flowers, ribbons.tips, fancy feath ers. Come early before the stook is too much broken. S. A. Lyen. 7-2. John Thorn, who lives in Pleasant Valley twp. near Altooua was In town yesterday and called. Mr. Thorn has 100 acres of very fine corn, GO acres of which is beginning to tassel. Removed. I have removed my dental office to the rooms over the First National Bank, recently vacated by Dr. Ilostet tor.Iwhere I will be glad to meet my old friends and many new ones when needing work in my line. Dr. J. J. Mokfitt. A. M. Sailors and wife were called to Stark last Friday on account of the serious illness of the former's mother Reindeer and Diamond llourare the best brands on the market. K. C. CAsn Stoke. tf. The First National Bank received a bran new screw door time lock safe yesterday. It is a beauty and re said to be absolutely burglar proof. Mrs. B. C. Bond and daughter, Miss Maggie, returned to her home in In diana yesterday after visiting her mother at Oswego, and her brother. C. A. Cox of this city. Young People s Society of Christian Endeavor, San Francisco, California For the above occasion, M. K. & T. Ry. will sell one way tickets at the low rate of $22.50. Tickets on sale June 29th, 30th, July 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Stopover at and west of Colorado Canon points allowed. Tickets on sale east bound at above rate, July 12th to 17th, also on Mondays and Thursdays as follows; July 19, 22, 20, 29th, and August 2nd, 5th and 9th. B. D. Bkownell, Agent. Miss Bessie lsett is at Ottawa, at tending the Assembly. Fredonia as well as Neodesha will celebrate. We carry Mason's fruit jars. K. C. Cash Stoke. tf A. O. Young, of Pleasant Valley twp., was in town yesterday. C. C. Boman.of Earlton.was in town yesterday and called. W. R. Roberts, of Carthage, Mo., is in town. poultry I will pay you the follow ing prices for poultry: Spring chickens, - "c Hens, ... 4c Ducks, ... 4c Geese, - - 2c Turkeys, hens, - 4c Toms, - - - 4c John F. Barkley. Place your order for Capon Izlng Tools with me now. is The Great Fruit Crop Has encouraged us to help same, by furnishing you all necessary vessels, etc., at prices & below anything you ever knew,-even when fruit was scarce. You see our system is different from most other systems. We furnish you the goods when you most need them, at the least possible price. Convince yourselves by examining our Tin topped jell glasses at 20 cents per dozen, Mason's quart jars, tops and all, none better made, only 50c per dozen . ' Mason's half gal. jars, none better made, only 70 cts. per dozen. Tops for Mason's jars, 25c per dozen. Double seamed, labled top tin quart cans at 33 cents per dozen . Half gal, 48c per dozen. Jell strainers, ro cents each. Fruit canner or funnel, 5c each. The best cherry seeder made, only 72 cents. Preserving kettles of various sizes in copper, at from 33c to 74c each. In granite at from 15c to 55c each. In tin at from 10c. to 25c each. All the above is evidence that we Underbill) For Spot Cash. THE MAMMOTH RACKET. Chanute, Kansas. I H. L. Freeman Owner. Th Met WHEN people read the papers, they form some idea from the different advertise ments, of the class of merchants who are the most progressive, and at the same time carry the largest stock and offer the best inducements for trade. THE REGULATOR SHOE & CLOTHING HOUSE of Chanute are that kind of people and if you are in need of Clothing, Shoes, Hats and Furnishing goods, you will do well to make them a call .be fore buying. 0 S CtfArtLlTE, KAMS. S. A. WCI(AIP, Gpoin, Seed and (Joal. OtticcIiacon block. We always have the best grades of coal. Millinery! Desiring to close out my entire stock of Summer Millinery, I will, for the next thirty days, sell hats for about one-half the former prices. Come early and get your choice. MRS. J. TYDEMAN. Up stairs at Mrs. Lyen's old stand. tccocxccxxcx THE gall and Roller Bearing DEERING MOWER is the lightest running machine on the market. I al so handle all kinds of FARM MACHINERY and v wagons, Siiii Alii ciii-UK-ii cu hl. I H. B. BELL, Chanute, Kansas. 1 cooocxxooooxxxcooccocoxx zcoxxgoxxxoocxxx you out in caring for the ersell bUlator. QsLfim a Co,