Valued Emptote of the State
Has Record of Never paving
•M. J. O'Connor, who had 1 "«?n mo
torinan and conductor «m the capitol
street railway's ono car .since Iht in
auguration of scrvico oil this solo
(North. Dakota state-owned publis util
ity, resigned his post this week. .ilei
has bpou succeeded by Jack Wruy,
who formerly was at. the state peni-,
M. J. O'Connor served in his dr..-N
capacity for more than l."» years, uiui
In all of this time he did no* hav^ an
accident nor subject the state to a fin
gle damage suit. Among the thou:5-|
ands of passengers who he caiTio.l
were the legislators in attendance at
eight general assemblies .one special I
session and the Cowan impeachment I
trial, and all of the great men of1
North Dakota have ridden tvim.
"Mfckie" at one time or another. Hej
is an institution which will be m'sse.l
by capitol employes and visitors.
-BUY W. S. S.-
"AMERICA'S ANSWER COMING"
Tho picture is assembled rom
000 feet of film taken by -the I S.
of the general stoff. It is exhibited
by the Divisions of Films of the Con
and its popularity as an exhibition is
due to its vivid pictures of Americans
over there, vu only by the men who
who cut down trees a:: -, assemble lo-.
comotives and send simniies to those
at the front and tli- whi minister
tu the needs of the lighi.:-g men.
^INSTANTLY RELIEVED WITH
03 MONEY REFUNDED Ar: AW DRUGGIST
304 MAIN ST.,
TO ORPHEUM MONDAY
Second United States Official War
"America's Answer," tho second
Tnited States official w: pictures,
will be seen at the Orpheum theatre
next Monday, Nov. IJth
The tor-hires and discomforts of
weak, lame und aching back, swollen
and bloated feet, and limbs, weakness,
lassitude, dizziness, nausea, that tired,
worn-out feeling, nervousness, sleep
lessness, as a rule have their origin
In kidney trouble, not. "female com
plaints." These general symptoms of
kidney and bladder disease are well
known—so is the remedy.
Next time you feel a -twinge of pain
in tho back or are troubled with head
ache, indigestion, insomnia, irritation
in tho 'bladder or pain In the loins and
lower abdomen, you \vilj. find quick
and sure relief in GOLiD MEDAL
Haarlem Oil Capsules. This old and
tried remedy flor kidney disease and
allied derangements* has stood the
test for hundreds of years. It does
tho work. Pains and troubles vanish
and new life and health will como as
you continue their use. When com
pletely restored to your- usual vigor,
continue taking a capsi'le or two each
day they will keep you feeling fine
anil prevent a return of your trouble.
GOLD MEDAL Haarlem Oil Cap
sules aro imported direct from the
laboratories at Haarleir:, Holland. Get
them from your druggist. Do not take
a substitute. In sealed boxes, three
ATTRACTIVE Y. W•
tion of public utility rates was argued
in supreme court today on petition of
the Bismarck (ins Co., which two
weeks ago procured an alternative
writ halting proceedings instituted in
the district court to enjoin the coming
from placing in effect its fifty-cent-per
thousand Hat increase in rates, made
operative October 1. Miller. ^Ctiger_&
I Tillotson, ^presenting the gas com-
"HE CONDITION OF
THE BISMARCK BANK
at Bismarck, in the State of North DUkota at the close of business, Nd
vember 1,, 1913.
Loans and discounts
Overdrafts, secured and unsecured**'.'
Warrants, stocks, tax certificates,
Banking house, furniture and fixtures.
Other real estate
Due from othef banks
Checks and other cash Items.
Subscribed and sworn to before m£ this 9th dav of November. 191S.
(SEAL) EH NEST G. WANNER,
Notary Public. Burleigh County.
Correct. Aliest: N. O., Mv Commission Expires
I. PfcBAKER. April 1, 1920.
liiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiii mum urn mi
LUCAS CO. STORE
An unusually attractive window dis
„. putv arranged for the I'nited War
hk-li is to begin next Monday
js shown by the A
Signal Corps, A. K. K.. ...der or pour,.. ^,-eet front. The window was
"•ft, ,. Fourth street front. The window was
General Pershing and under direction
|.Ucas Co. in its
by .Mrs. A. Graham and
Miss Bessie lloman, with the aid of
,- the Divisions of Films of the Com- \(ivertisir.T Manager Andrews of the
Ittoe on Public Information through j„
io World Film Corporation. ts lb" good work which is being
Tho success of •America's Answer
it particularly sets
]u ule an( abr01l(1
f1 A hostess
,by he Y. W.
houses. The Y. W. C.
at their war work in France. The oriraniazi.ui.s which will profit from
pkrure talies Americans u, ross the war drive which begins
ocean and shows hat is being
en great war work
Monday. The quota for Bismarck
fight, bir :v- those who build bridges ^,j,e teams hope to complete
and railrtand big plants, 'by those —jv(
trifle less than $2 per
hftre h) oue
,,eSthe drive here in one
GAS CASK ARGUED.
The question as to whether the dis
trict court can assume orignal juris
diction in matler affecting the regula-
Capital stock paid in
Undivided profits, less expenses and
Individual deposits subject to check. 41S4,9iS.TS
Time certificates of deposit H21.734.41
Certified checks .'. Sii.fii.)
Cashier's checks outstanding Tfil.30
Due to other banks 5,245.18
Stale of North Dakota, County of Burleigh—ps:
I, E. M. Thompson, cashier of the above named bank, do solemnly swear
that the above statement is true, to the best of my knowledge and belief.
E. M. THOMPSON,
mil linn mi minimi
Frank G. Grambs
Successor to GRAMBS & PEET
Call on or write
BISMARCK, N, D.
AH Work Positively Guaranteed. Phone 561
pnnyfl argued that the'district court
Is without jurisdiction In such mat
ters that the court has no means of
determining whether the rates charg
ed by any public utility arc equitable,
and that the city's first recourse is
through the state railway commis
sion. City Attorney O'Hare, repre
senting the city of Bismarck, argued
that the question Involved^ was a
breach of contract, inasmuch as the
company's franchise specified the max
imum fee whicli might be charged for
service, a maximum which the pro
posed increase exceeds. ItJs expected
the supreme court will hand down its
decision within a week. In the mean
time, Bismarck consumers of gas were
delighted to lind a "surcharge" run-1
nlng all tho way from .r0 cents to
tacked to their October bills, and rep-j
resenting the company's arbitrary in
w. s. s.
BACK OF DRIVE
Fargo. N. I)., Nov. 1).—Tike North
Dakota State Federation of Labor to
day passed resolutions endorsing the
United War Work campaign which is
to begin Monday morning to all labor
in the state and recommending that
labor contribute generously to the
fund. The resolutions are signed by
S. S. McDonald, presidents and Con
rad Meyer, L. C. Brundage, J. M, John
son, Peter Morgan. Frp.uk Miihollan
and Harry Pitts, officers and di
The Fargo 'college, although handi
capped .with the flu, and with but 150
students present, went over the top
with $1,04:: in twenty minutes to
Bl'Y W. S. S.
BISMARCK THEATRE TO OPEN
After being closed for a number of
weeks, due to the flu the lid has fin
ally been lifted and the Bismarck
theatre opens Monday with a noted
Paramount picture, "The Kaiser's
Shadow," in which Dorothy Dalton-is
This is one of those intense, thrill
ing and dramatic pictures with the
jilot woven around iiie working of a
band, the Cerman secret service spies,
who are finally trapped by the cour
ageous sliero. Miss Dalton.
This picture has been highly prais
ed where it has been shsown in lie
east and will no doubt prove a big hit
at the Bismarck. Monday niglit.
auv w. s. ».
NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNERS
IN PAVING DISTRICT NO. 2.
The special assessment commission
have completed the assesment for the
cost of constructing paving under con
tract number one with tho Ford Pav
ing CompanV in paving district No.
Two of the city of Bismarck, North
Dakota. This assessment list is now
on file In tti&*office/of the city audi
tor and is opeH to public inspection.
The city commission wi^. act upon this
assessment list at the regular meet-,
ing to be held November 25, 1918 at
•8. o'claok p. m. Any person aggrieved
may appeal from the action of tho
special assessment commission by fil
ing with tho city auditor prior to the
above date a written appeal stating
therein the grounds upon which such
appeal is based.
11 9 It.
BUY W. S. S.
NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNERS
IN, PAVING DISTRICT NO. 2.
The special assessment commission
have completed the assessment for
the cost of constructing paving around
the court house "block in paving dis
trict Number Two of the city of Bis
marck, North Dakota. This assess
ment list is now on file in the office
of the city auditor and is open to pub
lic inspection. The city commission
will act upon this assesment list at
the regular meeting to -be held No
vember 25, 1918, at S o'clock p. m.
Any person aggrieved may appeal
from the action of the special assess
ment commission by filing with the
city auditor prior to the above date
a written appeal stating herein the
grounds upon which, such appeal is
11 9 It.
C. L. BURTON,
PUBLIC NIGHT SCHOOL.
Enroll in night scnooi at the High
School building next Friday at 8 p.
in. All persons who have taken out
only first papers for citizenship will
be given work in civics as directed by
the bureau of naturalization. Text
book is furnished free. Classes for
others in various other subjects" will
be offered if there is a sufficient en
rollment to justiry the formation of
Students who belong to the public
day school are not admitted to the
night school. 'For information apply
to the superintendent.
J. M. MARTIN, Sput.
119 11 12 13.
UL*V W. F-. S.
W. S. Casselman has been duly
appointed public school truant
officer by the city'school board
and is authorized to see that'
children are kept off the street
and in school. He is justified in
assuiming that any child who can
frequent the streets can be*in
school. Exceptions to this as
sumption can only be made on
an excuse acceptable to the city
superintendent, the state's attor
ney, the city health officer, or a
family physician. Permits to
work for the support of the fam
ily cap only be issued by the
state's attorney. Children found
loitering on the streets in school
hours will be placed in school by
the truant officer promptly and
required to remain in school.
Parents and^the public are urged
to assist in keeping the streets
clearxof children who should be
in school by phoning the city
superintendent's office, number
285, when in possession of infor
mation which would help us in
this important matter.
J. M. MARTIN,
Paris. France, Xdw. 9.—Read this
from the Freie Zeitung o£ Berne,
Switzerland—an account oE the visit
of Prince Augtist Wilhelm, on$ of the
kaiser's six unwounded sons, and his
wife to Bromberg:
"The couple visited the institute
'for men blinded in the war and talked
pleasantly wtth each of the victims,
shaking their hands cordially.
"To show how much he appreciated
Instead of Germany consolidating an Empire in Central
Peace to Make Food Scarcer
German Toys Not Wanted
Mr. Wilson's "Cowboy Brutality"
Plain Words for William From His
"An Ambassador .of the Dead"
"Cleaning Up" the Orchestras
Evil Effects of Competitive Missions
The Best of the Current Poetry
Personal Glimpses of Men and Events
From Maine to California in many ol' the ^high
class ^notion picture theaters millions of men and
women arc being joyously entertaine'd by The Lit
erary Digest's "TOPICS OF THE DAY" feature.
This consists of a series of "punch" editorial utter
ances^—patriotic, humorous, and thrilling—select-'
fed by THE LITERARY DIGEST ffom the newjr
CKildren Cry for Fletcher's
The Kind You Have Always Bought,^
in use for over thirty years, has boras -signature «f
and has beea node under his per
sonal 'supervision since its infancy.
r* Allow no one to deceive you in this.
All Counterfeits, Imitations and Just-as-good" are but
Experiments that trifle with and endanger the health of
Infants and Children—Experience against Experiment.
What is CASTORIA
Castpria is a harmless substitute for Castor Oil, Paregoric,
Drops and Soothing, Syrups. It is pleasant. Jt contains
neither Opium, Morphine nor other narcotic substance. Its
age is its' guarantee. For more than thirty years it has
been in constant use for the relief of Constipation, Flatulency,
"Wind Colic and Diarrhoea allaying Feverishness arising
therefrom, and by regulating the Stomach and Bowels, aids
the assimilation of Food giving healthy and natural sleep.
The Children's Panacea—The mother's Friend.
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The Kind You Have Always Bought
THE eiNTAU* COMWHY. WIWYOBKCITY.
And "the progress of the French revolution, arrested at the Congress of Vienna, has fceen extended,'
the collapse of Austria and Turkey, according to the New York Tribune.
Allies encouraging the development of a group of small independent nations between the Alps and the
CarpatMans, betweeru.the Adriatic and the Danube, and in Western Europe. Yet the political task of
building the new from the ruins of the old is, never a simple one. The task ahead of «s in Central Europe
can, editors declare, be compared only to "unscrambling eggs." The far-reaching importance of the sur-,
render of Austria and Turkey is clearly outlined in the leading article in THE LITERARY DIGEST tor
November 9tlfT It explains all the many ramifications of the subject, and is illustrated by helpful maps.
Other news-topics ^f unusual interest and timeliness in this number of "The/Digest" are:
The American Army's "Post of Honor" in the Battle
Summing Up the Four Weeks' Fighting of the American Forces North of Verdun
November 9th Number on Sale Today—All News-dealers-10 Cents
the sacrifices they had made for the
liaiser, the generous prince presented
each of the blind men with a copy of
& WAGN ALLSI COMPANY (Publisher! of the Famoui NEW Standard DiStfbnary), NEW YORK
warming pans for the
•Bl'V W. S. S.-
MONDAY IS THE DAY.
Monday Morping at 9 o'clock.
.BUY W. S. S.
If I \vere over there." Think o'f
that—and do it now—GIVE to the
United War,, Work Campaign.
A Healthier, Wealthier, Wiser Land
^German Colonies ^s "U-Boat" Bases
Indian Leaders Dubious of Home
Leviathans of the Rails
Sounding Niagara's Rapids
Emancipation of Stonehenge
The Religious "Communication
Many Striking Illustrations, Including Maps and Cartoons
The Digest Is on the "Movie*' Screen!
News of Finance and Commerce
paper press of, the world. "The Digest" is the
first great"hews-magazine to introduce this novelty
and it is meeting with.thfc widest popularity. If
you have not yet seen THE LITERARY DIGEST'S
"TOPICS OF THE DAY" feature at your favorite
"movie" theater, why not request the manager tp
.present it? 1 /f
MONDAY, NOV. 11, 191^-
observers now fcee the
Better Get In Line
F. H. CARPENTER LUMBER CO.
Telephone M5 Bismarck, N. D.
Buyers of real estate for income purposes ^vill
do well to come in and have us show them our
We are able to offer some of the best proposi^
tions in Bismarck and the surrounding territory
at this time.
Bismarck Realty Coippany
Bismarck North Dakota
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