Route of the
North Coast Limited
Through Miimrii|>oli»», Si. Paul,
Milwaukee lit Cliirugo
Through Otniiltu to Chieugo
From Hutto amt Anuromla Fmin.iTrip
Toronto •••••••• 80.00
New York........ 9830
Boston...... • • . 04.50
Ticket* on mile August 8, 15. 22, 2»,
September 6, 19.
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Travel Information flureau
NORTH WESTERN MNIC
A1 Ml * ,b Avenur ' W«» t Helen«. Modi.
ÄflsriTrlj 11 ! I LI K. A. GRAY, Gen. Agt.
JtBrWl)} I Kl Uitfp CEO. II. FE\ IH R. Trav I «.,. A .t
FIGHT WITH MARINES
Whoop Will Be Heard in
Ranks of "Soldiers of
the Sea" Now.
whoop of the American Jn
,»r>n he heard Witi» tHe aav
u f I, i Indian* fighting in
I l.i and. Word received
in,in ti. marine heudquar
tl ' full blooded" A mar lean
h. I i'.in.s I bland training
c .wilt the "billy 'Blue*.*'
lj.ii». in TT h nee, the letter to
» ;ulu • In. <• Hu* advantage of a
Li w «!»;•■ -I tiie French lan
l' mariaai who aiw
Haiti picked up a Hinail
al-liai y, lu nch being the
I . . I mi tiiat i*land. It
! »' sii i, 1 from the Parisian
fcnne:- u at Port Royal,
art i,o.\ h-.irning to build fire»
.Mil Ik- .s t i • < 1
flint or i Iri tion. Marines in
it) the troj i< H are taught to
a fir» slut in L a piece of bam
stuffing it with dry moss and
drawing i stick to and fro
I ti it
r 'b< for the ^utto Daily Post
OUR BEST AD
fa Thousand» of Butte People Wh
During the Paat 15 Year», Usee
As Guaranteed by
15-36 OWSLEY BLOCK
___ Phone 2008 for Appointment«
; lut «ord In modern dentiary. combined «Uh M year«' «perlene.
, " ° ar *°rk you will olio bo utlsfied with OCR PRICES. Solid gold
u" 1 porcelain crowns, 84.M; bridge work, 14.00 a lootb; platinun
L. ,u *! *Uver fililpgs, ll.M; solid gold fillings, tl-M up: full «et of
... ........... $1000
c. M. HARDWARE HOUSE
Most Complete Stock of
The smallest order is ac
ceptable and often is the
beginning of a long-con
tinued patronage. The
small detail of our busi
ness is an important con
sideration with us. Corre
spondence solicited, no
matter how small the or
Scient Service From Employes
by the use of proper tools and appliances to work
ln S better exemplifies this than reliable raining machinery
t M. HARDWARE HOUSE
main and quartz streets
RECORDS FOR THE
»re Htirrlng rendition than
It by the famed tenor,
rrison, assisted by the
The strength of a valorous fighting
race is reflected in a mighty, rever
berating harmony of manly voice»,
while challenging fife and drum selec
tions lend a warlike touch to the* fa
Few suspect that thlH famed old
Yankee air had Its origin in the land
of our allies. History claims It 1» an
old vintage-song of the south of
France, as well a» a song of England
In the days of Cromwell.
Another of Sybil Sanderson Fagan's
sweetly thrilling whistling recordings
is announced by the Columbia Grapho
Its title is "Simplicity," and it
might ho described as a pastoral de
scriptive of the rapturous morning
carol of a meadowlark, under which is
heard an orchestral accompaniment a»
brilliantly gay as a perfect morning'»
Miss Sanderson's rendition of "Sim
plicity" is a revelation in the rare art
"I deal in lime," said Itaniel Bly,
And then the poor mun sighed.
"And how is business, Dan?" said I.
"It's slack, sir," he repl'ed.
THE GREAT AMKRTCAN HOME
framk"! - oh frank!
Some owe wants You
on the phone -
Hot» manN Times must
I CAUt- Wou ? r=
YJHAT ' TAY I
FLO ? I CAwV
HEAß Noo r
WM. B. THOMPSON, FORMER
BUTTE MAN, IN A HIGH POST
Son of One-Time Mayor of This City Has Been Appointed to
Very Imnortant Post in Russia to Represent the American
Red Cross. Mr. Thompson is Remembered by Many Old
Timers of Butte. His Remarkable Career the Subject of an
Extended Article in Leslie's Weekly of August 9, From the
Pen of Howard Hamlin.
With John I». Ryan at the head of
the American It* d fro«», the greatest
philanthropic movement that the world
has ever known, there 1» another Mon
tanan who is making a national repu
tation for himself by hi» efforts for
the country. Under the caption:
"Men Who Are Winning the War
William B. Thompson, a Montana lad
who fought his way from Alder Gulch
, commanding place in the country
financial circles, .tided Hoover ln »uc- ,
coring Belgium and Is now In Russia j
member of the Red Cross mis
Hlon," Howard Hamlin, In the Issue of !
Aug 9 of Leslie's Weekly, tell the story ;
of the son of a former mayor of Butte
ind the man who gave Thompson park
to thl» city Many here will remem
ber Mr. Thompson and his father. It
matter of extreme gratification
that Montana men are forging to the
front in national affairs at a timo when
the country needs the best men for the
Educated in Butte.
tips of his
Mr. Thompson Is
dr. Hamlin, who th*-n j
n .......... .f his education and hl.s
start In life In the following words:
"The rufliments of Mr. Thompson's
education were obtained in the public
sch'tols of Hutte, that wonder city <»f
the golden west which lies amid th«»se
rugged mountains for which one <>t the
noblest of our states Is named. Mon
tana. Hutte, whose story can match In
romance anything that may be told of
the c«»urage and daring by which the
stoutest hearts of our early plone«-rs
carried always westward the frontiers
of the republic-Butte has mothered
many Titans whose achievements 'n
every phase of industry that marks
the country's progress are known to
all. From Butte the boy was sent
cast, that he might discipline the ex
panse of a mental perspective ac
quired in the west by the Influer»« cs of
eastern philosophies and cultural
amenities, in which, happily, n«» doubt
the mighty west was still young His
chllillsh fancy had endowed Phi,lips
I Kxeter academy with an irresistible
charm as the place where Daniel Web -
j Ster laid that foundation on which he
' .vas later to rise to honor and distinc
tion in the affairs of our nati'.n
In New York.
"At Exeter. Mr Thompson was
equipped with a sound general educa
tion. and from there he went for tech
! nical instruction to the Columbia
School of Mines Remembering his
alma ma-er he recentlly preser- J it
! with a magnificent gymnasium.
■ itrst acquaintance with New York
this biff metropolis. Fr«»m CVnum «a
he retur«^M to his native . !
he still thought of the Flmpir^ _ >
an«1 he still wished to tnnke r -
self a name there which " '
leader* or in
\re we surpris"«!
among the foremost leaders 11 *"
du «try and fi nance. Arc we S urpn~d
then that in a brief space we And
again in New ^7 There m»
years he has w«»n for hlmielf • e» -
' ,n . '
-„rid, and he has won it so quletlj. so
unostentatiously, that the K"
stockholder* in half-a-dn*en of the
large and widely -
» vice president of
in club. Through
:!ub abandoned it»
f the huf
perhaps a m
"Mr. Thompson i.i
the Rocky Mounts!
hl» influence the ci
club house, and a
W'-re enlisted in the
fering 'Rtfo one» across the sea For
week» almost all other bUHinea» was
laid awfd« by Mr Thompson and hi»
Grn« was wholly devoted to thin work,
In western and southwestern «tat« », a
*coi. of »täte chairmen of the club
put theli »boulders to the wheel. Kven
far off Alaska heard of the Hoover
fund, and thousand of dollars a week
ing in from tho mining dia
trictH of iho far west when, on Juno 1,
tho United Htates government took
over the Belgian relief, and the an
nouncement whs made that solicitation
of contributions need not be continued.
An Active Life.
"Up to the time of hi» leaving for
Russia, Mr. Thompson was chairman
of the Westchester Commission of
General Safety, which in it -.elf is a
great business organization run by a
multitude of committees and subcom
mittees, with ramifications extending
into every school district in the county,
and attending to all the Intricate de
t ills of home defense, state census.
. r relief, enlistment, increased food
« jpply and mobilization of resources
in time of war. He laid the foundation
f Y . f »rtune well by pot-sop*ing that
v. h; - ho many who entered the field
lacked knowledge of the particular
»flings which he had selected as his
a\ ialt '<■». He was of eastern blood
horn in the west. His father was one
f the (■ riiest pioneers in the terri
tory f Montana, and his mother was
j the • ugh ter of MaJ. James R. Boyce,
a endant of the colonial Smith and
I m >i F families of Virginia The
M -n-n family has. as its most emi
' r,er.t member, John Marshall, the
I gn- : * -* chief justice of the supreme
c-7 irt -f the United States, who played
h . large a part In building up the re
: public by Interpreting the constitution
our ing the first part of the last cen
\fr Thompson had both banking
( and rc- tallurgy in his blood. The call
f th* hurled treasure of the moun
tain« took him into the defiles of the
Rockb « His natural instincts he ap
1 » lied t mining and his technical train
I jr«r to the acquirement of specific
k wl ge regarding the mineral
wealth of the country He possessed
imagination, the faculty of silence and
qua I ties which placed him in hi* pres
,. ; ,t ,siti»*n as a man of affairs."
big wheat harvest
^ Aug. 11—The ministry of ag
! ricu | ( nre'« et itletlcal bureau an
„ounce* that the wheat harrest just
^ , ljnc h; „ t«, <n excellent In all parts]
f ] ta i v es;>eclall>- in the *<»uth.
50 per cent better than the har
potatoes, wrhlch were cultivated in
y . are satisfactory. The har
of ollvea Krapes an d rice is very
HO™" 1 * mm
makes the crisis easier
OF OIILTO CKFETEHII
New Catering Establishment
Opens for Business Mon
nt Ilfe. will
» ater tu
the trails fr
\<h k In
till 9 o
;d a r
»elf in t
pid g r
f iltering e»
ter f t
Aug. 12 Feaat of the Day.
Aug. 13 .St. Hippolytu*
Aug 14—Vigil of the Feast of the
Aug. 15 -Feast of the Assumption of
the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Aug 16—St. Joachim, the father of
the Blessed Virgin
Aug. 17—St. Hyacinth.
Aug 16— Under the Octave.
ANNUAL CATHOLIC PICNIC
IS BEING ARRANGED FOR
Announcement will be made at the
various Catholic churches of the city
tomorrow it all the masHc» aI>out the
approaching annual Catholic picnic.
Committee» of ladles from each parish
will he asked to meet on Monday eve
ning at Ht. Patrick'» parochial school.
At that time the date and probable lo
cation will be selected and commit
tee» will be named to attend to the
various details of an outing which has
come to one of the net events in
the life of the Catholic churches of the
Since the establishment of the field
day for Catholic churches some years
ago the event ha* become one which
is honored by the citizens in general.
The proceeds of the day are devoted to
the ends of the Central Catholic high
school, whose aim is to give an op
portunity for higher education to the
young Catholic boys and girl* of the
city, with Catholic religious education
on the side.
A program of sports is always held
and It ia quite possible that a f -hange
day will he made at the mine» in order
to afford everyone an opportunity of
attending the outing and participating
in the games and sport* All ladies
who are invited to act on the commit
tees will he requested tomorrow to be
punctual in attendance at the meeting
on Monday evening.
ST. PATRICK S.
The sisters who are in charge of St.
Patrick's parochial school are expected
to return « week from tomorrow frt
Leavenworth, where they have been
attending the annual retreat and «um
mer school in preparation for the
work of the coming year In the local
The follow ing high masses were said
during the week: Monday, anniver
sary for William J McAuIlffe. and at
6:20 o'clock mass for Mr». McGinn,
formerly daughter of Patrick Largey,
who died in Denver; Tuesday. Mrs.
Fleming and relatives, at 7 o'clock,
and at 8 o'clock for Mrs. Anna Sokol
ich: Wednesday, a month's mind for
Mrs. Brule and a mass for Martin N'y
gard; Haturday. at 7 o'clock. W. H.
Phelan, first anniversary; an anniver
sary mass for Barney McLoughlin. and
To Eastern Points
From Butte and Anaconda to
Denver, Colorado Sprint's, Pueblo, Colo. .
Omaha, h(eb ; Kansas City, St. Joe, Mo. . .$4f>,00
St. Paul, Minneapolis, Minn.............. $49.70
Des Moines, Iowa....................... $51.85
Dubuque, Iowa ........................ $50.20
Si. Louis, Mo.......................... $50.20
Pwrit. Ill .......................... $00.00
Chicago, III ; Milwaukee, Wis............ $04.00
Memphis, Tenn......................... $05.00
And Proportionate Rales to Other Points.
Dates of Sale: AuitiiHt K, 15, 22 and 20; Seplem
l»er .'» and 10, 1017.
tx.init l imit 15 Darn Ils-larn Limit, Oct. 81, 1917.
Ktup«, ver* Allo.crl Both Direction»«.
AIho low round trip raten to New York, Huston and
other points east of Chicago on above dates of sale.
Hutte to l.os Angele« and San Francisco $«0.75
Tickets on sale daily, June 15 to September 30.
Return limit October 31, 1017 Stopovers allowed
TO SALT LAKE
Round Trip $15 From Butte and Anaconda
Dates of Sale: August 1, 11, 18 and 27» ;
Septem lier 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29.
Return limit, 15 days.
For Pullman reservation»
route», atopover« and
information m to diverao
other particular», call
£. A. SHEWE, General Agent, Butte
a rrutHtt in honor of Our Bad y
Lourde* for all the people of the pa
J Me- !
ST. JOSEPH 8
The following high inaaae» i
during the week: Monday, f<
< ial intention, Tuesday, Dai
Garthy, third anniiernary; Thursday,
J rank G. Curran, died two months ago.
The social which was to have been
held laut Wednesday and was post
poned out of respect for the memory
of Mr*. Anthony McBride ill be held
next Monday evening at the *e bool
hall, under the au»(.Ue» of the young
ladies of the parish.
Next W'ednesday. the 1
Ascension, is a holy d
masses will be said at the
a* on Hunday», Confess!
held on Tuesday evening
ast of the
ns will be
ST ANN S
The following hi*
during the week ; Monday, for
cial intention; Tue-! ay, for Mrs
Johanna Mr Mahon; Thursday. Mrs
The funeral >f F'harles B. GintrraS
was held from this church -n Wednes
The week day masses are celebrated
at 8 20 o'clock.
Hunday masses are a t % JO and 10. JO
o'clock. Hunday school is held at 2 JO
o'clock p. m.
Baptism» nr to admin ■ - • *-re«1 f r ,- r , 3
THE SECURE WAY
Prudent men and women pay by check,
because they realize that it is the secure
• ay to settle their bill».
The Miner» Saving* Bank and Trust
ompany cordially imites yoor Checking
Vccount and afford» you every facility aod
no vente nee.
Miners Savings Bank
49 W PARK ST.
IF YOUR WATCH
4 _* V
Bring it to the Old Reliable
660 Phoenix BUl, Butte
: < i o'c.o'k on Hunday afternoon*.
Confessions are heard on Haturday
afternoon* from 1 to 5 and in the eve
ns» from 7 to 9 of clock.
Masse« w U be said at 7 o'clock and
t o'clock on next Wednesday, which is
he f« «*t of th* Assumption.
ST LAWRENCE S
Ti - folio a mg high rnaases were *aiJ
during th* week: Monday, for the
rnernoers of the J'urgatorlai society;
Tuesday, James Kennedy, first anni
versary; Thursday, for John and
The member* of th«- sodalities of the
Blessed Virgin and of Ht. Aloysius will
approach holy communion in a hod/
on Wednesday, Lady
Hi the following hours:
FRESH AIR FARM FOR
CHILDREN IN FRANCE
Paris. Aug 11 -The American Red
Ci » ha« instituted a "freah air farin'*
or a beautiful h;, - de as a refugee
f-nter for 400 children who hav«- been
driven from their homes by gas bombs
dropped by enemy airplane». Each
child is kept on »he "fresh air farm'*
for 10 da » at a time Tile American
tuberculosis commission was received
yesterday by President Poincare at
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