Newspaper Page Text
R. L. RIDDLE, Paesident.
L. L. FRENCH, Cashier. LEW E. DARROW, Vice Prest. STATE BANK OF COLBY. v--- .- At 10 Per Cent Interest and No COLBY, KANSAS. Incorpoaated under the Laws of the State of Kansas. Commission, JLt State Bank of 50,000.00. Capital Stock Paid Ix 826,800.00 COLBY, : :. : KANS Farm Loans Negotiated at Current Rates. FARM LOANS Capital Stock, WOl Dy f j v-Ws as are Sua..- placed taP.bk. C&r&&gZ& SUCh "- YORK. Health is generally pood. Crops in old ground look fine; on sod not so jrood. Judsre Uiiiley has ptirclia-ed for himself a line large maie, -which makes his team whole ajrain Our school is progressing nicely under the management of William Cole, Sabbath school is attended with interest, -with Hew Hinley and Mr. Sims as teachers. Gras seeding i the order of the day. Nothing like having a pasture under fence. See R. T. Hunting's. Mr. Howell, the well known well man, has two augers iu running order, and the third one on the road. That's right, we like to see men of vim. Claims have gone up of late ?2j to $50, 60 when you come in here to get claims, put in a little extra change. Our new town, Quiekville, is the topic of the lay, and indeed should be, for It is what the people need and want, and will have let it boom until its fame shall be heard afar off Let it boom, till some railroads make it a cen" tral point. Boom it up, yes, boom it up, for tne country all around requires it. The peo ple will support it. That Cat that came to our house the other day, that we took in after talking with it awhile, we found to be a very intelligent cat and found it was a good friend to those who admit it in the house, cheering the sod house homes wherever it goes. May the Cat have a long and prosperous life. LOOK HERE! Unlimited MONEY To loan On Real Estate security. Geo. W. Goodsoe, Olliee over Alh'en's Store. THE COLBY Land and Mortgage Co. (Successors to WELD BROS.,) Will begin business in Colb', Kansas, July 1st, 1887, in the rooms now occupied by the State Bank of Colby, and offers special inducements in the land and mortgage business. FARM LOANS. We are prepared to make any number of farm loans on sight. No waiting for monej. X o second mortgages. No commissions. No charges for recording papers or making abstract of title. No cut throat clause. Time, five or seven years, with privilege of paying oft" mortgage sooner if you desire. We prepare our own papers and receive both inteerest and principal in Colb We are also prepared to make a large number of second mortgage farm lsans ate reasonable rates. Also money to loan on eity property. CHATTEL LOANS. We are prepared to make almost any number of chattel loans and at reduced rates. Loans also made on personal security. LANDS. It is our aim to keep constantly on hand a list of lands in Thomas and adjoining counties from which we will be able to suit anyone in qualfty, quantity, price and location. We are also establishing correspon ding agencies in nearly every state in the union, thus ennabhng us to procure a great number of purchasers for western lands. If you have a farm for sale, or wish to buy a farm for sale or wish to buy a farm, it will pa you to call and see us. Send for our exchange list Collections made. Abstracts of title and plat records prepared. Town property bought and sold. Taxes paid for non-residents Call and see us or address, The Colby Land and Mortgage company , COLBY, KAS. Eastern House1 OAKLEY, KAS. Only Fihst-Clas House in the City. Best accommodations for commercial men and the traveling public. Calls made lor all trains. House refitted and refurnished. N. H. POUTER, Prop. G. C. BAKRINGTON, Contractor & Builder, COLBY, KAN. J52Best of references given. IT COSTS NOTHING To look at those ladies' and gents' gold watches at Douglas & Walker's. Their stock of jewelry is new and complete. FOR SALE. 1 brood sow and 8 pit:. Enquire Eastern Hotel. Oakley, Ivans. M. D. LESSEXGER. Attorney and Counselor at Law. AND NOTARY PUBLIC. THE U P. LANDS ARE NOW ON THE MARKET AND OPEN FOR ACTUAL SETTLEMENT. Thomas county, the garden spot of the garden state. 2C0.19S acres of the richest, smooth est and best land in the United States. Terms of sale: ten years' credit. One-tenth of the purchase money is paid at the time ol sale. At the end of the first year no part of the princi pal is due, but interest at the rate of seven per cent per annum is paid on the deferred prin cipal. At the end of the second year thereafter one-tenth of the principal is due, together wnn interest on tne deterred amount at tne rate ot seven per cent per annum. No discount allowed for cash. Contracts may be paid up in full at any time before maturity, and interest will be charged only to the date of final payment; but no discounts will be granted in case of anticipated payments. Settlement must be made within one year from date of entry. Lands will be sold to actual settlers and a rebate of twenty per cent of the purchase price will be allowed on land cultivated to a crop within two years after the date of sale, and the rebate will be credited when final payment ic made. Purchasers not wishing to settle on land will be required to cultivate within one year from date ot purchase ina good farmer-like man ner, not less than one-tenth of the land purchased, for v hich NO rebate will bo allowed. Address McGONIGAL & SON, Agents, COLBY, KAS tit 31 o M O X I E I E "What is "Moxie ?" Moxie is the cele brated nerve stimulant drawn from the Palace Drug Store Soda Fountain. 1.000 high rade for land. FOR SALE. radc merino sheep W. G. PORTER, Attorney at Law Notary Public. 536'" All land business promptly and accurate ly done and satisfaction guaranted. Fuamc Pinqkee, Notary Public. Colby, Kans FRANK PINGREE Real Estate & Insurance Agent We have choice farms and wild lands In Ne braska, also school and deeded land in Thom as county, Kansas. Locating done in Thomas and Sheridan counties promptly and accurately. or will E. Doom. FOR SALE. Randolph header, 12 feet, 3 header boxes. On time, with approved securi ty. Call at Cat office. E. C. Achen, Colby, Kas. FOR SALE. I have for sale 2.1 head of choice young steers, 2 years old. On sec. 14-7-31. 14-4 " Ira TrtOMrsox. AN EPIDEMIC. A Violent Foiim of Cholera Morbus at Belkxap. Iowa, Prostrates the "Whole Community. A Plain Statement of the Facts by a Leading Merchant of the Town. Last summer we had an epidemic in this community in the form of cholera morbus. Nearly even" man, woman and child was prostrated by it, and it seemed to be a very violent form. We tried ev ery medicine we ha(J or could find with out relief. I went to Ottumwa and Blake, Bruce & Co., wholesale druggists, advis ey me to take home Chamberlain's Colic, Chelera and Diarrhosa Remedy. I done so and distributed it, and it gave relief immediately. It worked like mag ic I ordered more of the remedy at once, and sold it during the day at" my store, and at night at my home. I sold as much during the night as I did during the day. The people"here cannot say enough in praise of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea remedy. .1. II. Hellwio, Merchant, Belknap, Iowa. Sold by Douglas & Walker. A Gift for All. In order to give all a chance to test it. and thus be convinced of its wonderful curative powers, Dr. King's New Discov ery for consumption, coughs and colds, will be. for a limited time, given away. This offer is not only liberal, but shows unbounded faith in the merits of this great remedy. All who suffer from coughs colds, consumption. Asthma, bronchitis, or any affection of throat, chest or lungs, are especially requested to call at C. H. Martin & Bro's. drug store, and get a trial bottle free. Large bottles, $1. 4 Bucklen's Arnica Salve. The best salve in the world for cuts bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns, and all skin eruptions, and posi tively cures piles, or no pay required. It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction, or money refunded. Price, 25 cents per box. For sale by C. H. Martin & Bros. GEO. W. GOODSOE. Attorney and Counselor at Law. NOTARY PUDLTC. Real Estate bought and sold. Money loa:ie J on chattel and real estate feecurity. Office over allen & s jns' store, CcTby, - - Klaxisas J. W. ALLEN & SONS, Fashionable Merchant - Tailors, Latest styles of spring- and summer gpods on hand. FINE WORK A SPECIALTY. A FIT CtrARAXTTEEX). C B. DAKIN, Real Estate I Loan Ag't. Money on call for farm loans and cliattcls. Everyone is going to him for a loan. Wiry is it? Because he represents the best loan and mortgage company in the West Straight loans no commission. C. B. Dakin has a large number of Colorado school land leases for sale. These leases run for ten jears. These lamls lie in Elbert and Arapahoe counties, some of them in the vicinity of Burlington. There is big money in them, as the law has now changed so that the lessee can make application to the state land commissioner and have them placed upon the market for sale at any time. They are appraised at 2.50 per acre. He has the largest list of timber claims, homestead, deeded and school lands in Thomas, Sherman and Logan counties of anyone in town. Also, a large number of town lots in which there are bargains. It is always best to look around before purchasing. Office in U. P. Railway land building. THE PIONEER 1IPLUTI1E OF THOiMAS COUNTY, KAN. To the Farmers of Thomas ounty : I would respectfully call your attention to the FACT that I have just received a large and complete stock of Farm Implements for spring trade of 1S87, including the celebrated Rock Island plows, cultivators, listers, harrows, the genuine Nebraska Pony Rod Breaker, also the genuine Stoddord Disc Harrows, the oldest and best on earth, the light running Olds' farm wagon Climax and Eclipse spring wagons and buggies, the Little Daisy, Red, White and Blue mower, the celebrated Deering mowers and all steel binders, the Star one and two horse rake, the quiet, easp running Star wind mills aud pumps, also the Red Jacket pump, Baker barb wire by the roll or car load, and man- other goods too numerous to mention. 3Iy goods are all freah and bright and of the very latest improved patterns." Come and see them before 3-011 biry and be convinced that I can and will give you better goods for the money than you can possibly get elsewhere. I also keep nice stock of coal constantly on hand. Respectfully, J. E. MEGLEMRE, Prop. DRUGS! DRUGS! W Ml h m H. B. VANCE, BLACKSMITH OX THE COnXEK EAST OF WALK EH'S LIVEKY &TABI.E, Colby, DOUGLAS & WALZSR Keep a full stock of Kaxs. "Will do all kinds of work in my line in the shortest possible time. Satisfaction guaranteed. Give me a call. H. B. Vance. 31. A. DUFF, Attorney at Law &Lani Broker, PWild. improved and school lands bought and sold. Final proof papers made out. Col lections mude and -.... ." mnrc, and general law busmes Special attention Riven to criminal practice. WiUpractice in all the state and federal courts. t8? Office over Cat office. Drugs, Medicines, Toilet articles, Paints and Oils, Patent Medicines, etc. COLBY KANSAS. Chattel i Real Estate Loans, At the Lowest Rates. "We have listed on our books the best farms in Thomas county, cheap for cash or on terms to suit purchaser. We have some choice relinquish ments for sale cheap. We do a general law, loan and land business. Town lots in any part of the city. Call and examine the list and have a talk with ess: enger & Mitchell. j. i. c. Good rigs always read-, Newell House. Give us a call. and at reasonable rates. Just east of GILLESPIE BROS., Props. Colbj-, Kas, bo the THE PEOPLE'S HORSE, TTOU1TG BHUDO ! ! I Will stand the ensuing season, commenciuir April 10th. till July 15th, at the burn of Mr. Duall, on sec 30, town 5, range 30. 1 mile south and 1 mile west of Hawke.ve. on Mondays. Tuesdays and Vednedays; the rest of the weekatthebarnoflraThompson. on sec. 14 town 7. ramreSl, ten miles south and one mile west of Haw Keye. Pedigree. Young Birdo is a Norman, sired by imported Birdo. His dam is one-half Xor m an, making h(m three-fourths .Vorman. He Is a beautiful steel ernv. it; hon.k h,,.v. j weighs 1.000 lbs: has heavy bone splendid st vie horsetoseehimashespeaksforhimself. ? -Single service, $5, pjyablo at time ? 2Siw,Sif2rnth? s16011- Toinsure mare to be with foal, $10. Insurance due when mare is known to be with foal. A disposal or remov al of the mare forfeits the insurauce. Care will be taken to avoid accidents, but will not be responsible should any occur Thompson Buos., Props. GRAY STALLION, v5i ?e",t&rdr,laii- -1,11 begin the season &? VS' tm :rulF lst lss7. and will stand at the following places: At Hughes postoffice Tuesday and Wednes day of each week. John Koran's place?Nor field P. p., Thursday of each week. Mr Orao tree'8 place, Quiekville, Friday and Saturday of each vmIc. Jnhn v.i.v..i. zzirfr?? 5, town 7 s, range 30 w, MondefeachweekT jobs wncH.Prop. Colby Hardware Co. Successors To Bean Bros. C0EBY& OBERLiN STAGE LINE rZn-t We are prepared to meet the wants of the people of the Northwest, in Hardware, Tin ware, Stoves, Iron, Steel, Nails, Wagon and Plow Material. We are here to stay and will meet all competition in this and adjoining counties. Yours Very Truly, C. E CHANDLER, Proprietor. FRANK H. SMITH, Manager. W CJ "y "o oo O u Q a o c 1-ieaaquarters at w. js.. livery stable at Colby, Kansas, and O. K. Barn at Oberlin, Kansas. S. YOUSSE. Proprietor. D. H. HULL, President. W. S. FERGUSON, Cashier. f H0MAS COUNTY BANK. Colby, Zans. Does a general banking business. Bays and sells exchange. DrPays interest on time deposits. Loans made on chattel securities. Special atten tion given to collections. SECOND DOOR HOKTH OF BUCK STORK. f H 'A i . r to V i M .1 U J i 3 19 wv ,--CtAd if.. i . J .-- i j,J t'j.. tJEwT-Mknc SJzj&j. t,zi St-iAJfjr