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Rules to be Follwed as Issued by the Army and
"~ ,U lii l i i I ifl m N i l :mm~ ~!i o m
Washingtonr-~.LAhan soldiers i.
Frase- can recefe btut one Christmas
package each this year and each
package must weigh not more than
three pounds, according to regulations
announced by the war department.
Boxes for men in the navy, however,
may weigh 20 pounds.
The regulations governing Christ
mas packages for Vildiers have just
been completed after conferences be
tween the war and postoffice depart
ments and the American Red Cross.
"Relatives and friends," says the
war department's announcement,
"who are planning to make Christ
mas for the soldiers in the war zones
as merry as conditions will permit,
should bear in mind that each soldier
is entitled to but one of these pack
ages. The war department will not
accept more than one parcel for each
man. It is expected that approxi
mately 2,000,000 of these packages
will be sent abroad and the amount
of shipping space provided .for their
transportation will not permit of any
deviation from the 'one parcel a man
Guard Against Duplicates.
"The men themselves will decide
who is to send these parcels. They
are now receiving Christmas parcel
labels with instructions to mail these
labels to the person in this country
from whom they wish to receive the
holiday box. To avoid any chance of
duplication, each soldier gets but one
of these labels. Packages that do not 1
bear these labels will not be accepted.
In the event of this label being lost
it cannot be replaced.
"No Christmas parcels will be ac
cepted for shipment after November
20. The cardboard boxes or cartons
to be provided for these parcels are
three inches by four inches by nine
inches in size. When packed, wrap
ped, .and ready for mailing these
boxes must not weight more than
How to Send Presents
The American Red Cross has
agreed to provide these cardboard
boxes and to supervise their distri
bution to relatives of the soldiers who
present the proper Christmas parcel
label credentials. The following ?s
an outline of the procedure to be
followed by persons planning to send
one of these parcels abroad:
On receiving one of these Christ
mas parcel labels it should be pre
sented at the nearest chapter, branch
or auxiliary headquarters of the Red
Cross, where the holder will recei e
SIDE LIGHTS ON THINGS
(By G. A. Brattland)
Have you seen the Flu walk collar
up, cap pulled down, humped back
and an "awkward squad" gait
"don't bother me" attitude general
ly. "I have troubles of my own."
The Two Latest Order.
Supreme Commander Foch: "Fix
bayonets, forward march! Double
quick time! Berlin!"
Pluto Kaiser: "Right about face!
Retreat! Schnell! Berlin! V-D Allies
Rumor has it that the munition
chemists are in a quandary. They
find that the present explosive ve
locity of small arms cartridges is too
slow to keep up with the fleeing
kaiier army while they are within
range. They are running so fast-
The flu-germ travels about as fast
now-a-days as rumor. Like rumor if
it settles on one it is hard to shake.'
There is an extraordinary demand
for onions, leamos, oranges and ap
ples. Mustard .a$ pepper are also
holding their ov*a I wonder if the
old staypb aatidates that our great
grandientt de4 mWuigan to beat
You dong't Y u dl . Get to bed
is out at ontes t
comparBi ýng ' as an anll
f k CFy :ýY~ '..j h k la~4
a aron. These -labels are not eM
pected to reaobh tis count-ry -bdro
November 1, but by that time eaceh
Red Cross branch will have its allot
met of baoxri based on the nibier of
soldiers in servite ovesreaa from that
These boxes may be filled with any
combination of prohibited articles, ex
cept those on the list barred by the
postal officials. The articles prohib
ited are all intoxicating liquors, all
inflammable material, including frc
tion matches, and any composition.
likely to ignite or explode (cigarette
lighters come under this classifica
tion), liquids and fragile articles im
properly packed. Under the regula
tion§ no note or message or written
matter of any kind will be permitted
to remain in the boxes.
In addition to the foregoing list
of prohibited articles, relatives and
friends are urged to bear these facts
Do not put anything in the package
which will not keep fresh until Christ
Pack dried fruits and other food
products in small tin or wooden
Give preference to hard candy ov
er chocolates, unless the latter are
enclosed in heavy wrappers.
Do not put in articles packed in
Gifts should be wrapped in khaki
colored handkerchiefs, 27 inches
Take Packages to Red Cross.
When the package has been packed
it should be taken, unwrapped and
unsealed, together with the label and
sufficient stamps, to the nearest col
lection center designated by the Red
Cross. After the package has passed
the inspection of the Red Cross rep
resentativies the Christmas label
bearing the address of the man for
whom it is intended is placed on it.
The person sending the package; #
the presence of the Red Cross work
er, is required to agx stamps suffi
cient to carry it to Hoboken, N. J.
In the navy department instruc
tions for Christmas packages to sail
ors in home waters and abroad, it is
provided that all boxes are limited
to 20 pounds in weight and are for
warded in care of supply officer, fleet
supply base, Twenty-ninth street and
Third avenue, South Brooklyn, N. Y.
Shipments of Christmas packages,
for naval vessels abroad should be
made so as to reach New York not
later than November 15th.
ercised strong influence over women
and soon had the Tsarina under his
influence. From then on his influence
increased until it was law in every
court and extended to every depart
ment of Russia.
Now for a moment consider the
flimsy vacillating structure of mon
archial government where one man
can get such power through the con
trol of the Tsar. You can bless your
lucky stars you are in a republic. It
is well said, "The price of Liberty is
FUEL SHORTAGE MAY BE
COME ACUTE DURING WINTER
Advices received by the chairman
of the local Fuel Committee indicate
that the fuel situation may become
acute during the winter. State Fuel
Administrator M. H. Gerry, Jr., tsi
determmned to distribute available
coal, so that a serious shortage will
be averted. The first step in comnec.
tion with this has already been taken.
All retail coal dealers and wholesale
coal consumers have been caned upon
to register. Certificateg of registra
tion will be issued shortly, according
to information-.received by the local
fuel board. When these certificates
have once been issued, only those wbo
are registered can buy coal in car
load lots direct froum .be5and from
wholesale coal distrilterns 'ftrs
therefore imperative tlt every large
coal consumer and every retail dealer
be registered. w.spe who have not
' leisha inn siaid anýimtte
ly apply to the State uel Adupiias
the state fuel administration will
t.~Ie fow S
- I *
taen, during the comig winterM, will
sonf Fbito get ald tfir thie asng.
The salaS wyrmhndg ppty, w ifchI
being diverted eastnard, wilD hot be
avltabiM 8 iO s'ut k loeakdi s the
state must husiband its sup$y n o@W
ider to avoid a fuel famine.
U. S. A. to David E. Park, R. C.,
NE 1-4, 86-30-48.
Mike (Christianseo to Peter M. Ja
cobson, warranty deed, SE 1-4, S 1-2
SW 1-4, 33-34-57.
John Pitzgerald to Mary Deming,
warranty deed, one-half int., lot 12,
block 8, Outlook.
U. S. A. to John O. Arven, R. C.,
SW 1-4 SE 1-4, S 1-2, SW 1-4 NW
1-4, SW 1-4, 1, E 1-2 SE 1-4, 2, NW
1-4, NE 1-4, SW 1-4 NE 1-4, 12-37
U. S. A. to Wm. G. Wolff, patent,
N 1-2 N 1-2, SE 1-4 SW 1-4, S 1-2
NE 1-4,. SE 1-4 NW 1-4, 4-36-48.
Elizabeth M. Kelly to Thomas F.
Kelly, bill of sale, bldg. lots 1 and 2,
block 12, Wolf Point.
U. S. A. to Thomas F. Kelly, pat
ent, lot 2, block 12, Wolf Point.
Floyd A. Dickinson to Walter .
Wohlers, warranty deed, S 1-2 NE 1-4,
NE 1-4 SE 1-4, S 1-2 SE 1-4, 9-84
Arthur J. Minor to Walter J.
Wohlers, warranty deed, NW 1-4
SE 1-4, 9-36-49.
J. C. Meltzer to Fred Hasemann,
warranty deed, NW 1-4, 16-28-50.
J. C. Meltzer to Fred Hasemann,
warranty deed, E 1-2, 17-28-50.
Cora A. Livermore to Sarah C. Mc
Coy, warranty deed, SW 1-4 NE 1-4,
E 1-2 NW 1-4, NW 1-4 NW 1-, 33
28-58, W 1-2, SE 1-4 NE 1-4, 83-28
Leonard Vaneil to Mrs. Sarah Mc
Coy, warranty deed, lots 19, 20, 21,
22, 23, block 4, Cushing 2nd Add.,
Eastern MAont. Sec. Co. to Carl
Carlson, warranty deed, lots 4 and' 5,
block 21, North Wolf Point.
U. S. A. to Mary M. White, pat
ent, NE 1-4 SE 1-4, 20, lots 7 and 8,
SW 1-4 SW 1-4, 21-30-55.
Thos. L. Purves to John Hurley,
warranty deed, N 1-2, lot 1, block 4,
Killam's add., Froid. ~
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A Few Features That Make This Tractor
Supreme -in the Farm Tractor Field
15. Overhead-valve ructioe of engine and small bore, 3 1-2 inches,
slares t pei g eco nO1y.
16. Double valve springs give quick action with soft seating, prolonging
lie t v- terial .
19. Offset fulpous of reoker arms enables use of light valve springs and
..red.u. ie oft cams by one-half.
S 18. Every wirkng part of the tract r, from fan bearing to ial drive,
de ploity echd in dust proof housings.
OwAg to k of spadditnal features ,il be publihed in this
spae eEst weVk. WFtr ter tbhema-.the 't imtereath .
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U. S d 1ta.1 ifil Dawer 1atant,
W0 ~t44War * t4orhre W 8 it
-wari y d, tlo 2 Davis l ' Asd
Carl -E. Wallgren to Bertl L
Kamh .warzanty deed, lots 8 and 4,
dee. 2, leto 8s tiad 4, Sw 1-4, S 1-2
U. 8. A. to 'ena Porter, patent,
SE 1-4 SW 14, 24, NE 1-4, E 1-2
NW 1-4, NE 14 SW 14, 25-37-50.
U. S. A. to John M. Porter, patent,
N 14 SW 1-4, SE 1-4, 24' 7-50, lots
3 and 4,-19-37-51.
J. H. Hoff to John L. Ervin, wasr
ranty deed,. NE 1-4, 7-81-58.
U. S. A. to John Merkling, patent,
S 1-2 SE 1-4, 20, SW 1-4 SW 1-4, 21,
E 1-2 NE 1-4, SW 1-4 NE 1-4, SE 1-4
NW 1-4, NE 1-4 SW 1-4, 29-37-51.
Geo. L. Smith to Jens Tange, war
ranty deed, E 1-2, 20-36-53.
Sven Tedor tyberg to Geo. L.
Smith, warranty deed, E 1-2, 20-36
Nor. Town & Land Co. to Mrs. A.
R. Ferron, warranty deed, lot 2, block
U. S. A. to Vincent Clobulski, pat
AT HARVEST TIME
The quality, price and service
mean everything to you during har
vest and threshing. Our supply of
groceries is complete in every re
spect, our prices are right, and our
services will please you
Karl J. Karlson, Prop. Outlook. Mont.
Jas. qtr d tPc to) K L. &athui*5,
'wa. tdy died, lot 21, block 8, WSi
bitt's add., Wolf WP4ift.
O. ar. 'A.oldal to Mary . pWtent,
lot 11, Lr, t 12,Wa be
Geo. McClellan to Scl~le Nielsen,
more, warranty deed, W 1-2block 9, W21
Noar. Town & oland o. to MaryO. WIn
diellekson, warranty deed, lot 12, block2, 3,
Geo. McClellan to Eljen F. liver
more, warranty deed, W 1-2, 21-35-52.
Nor. Town & Land Co. to 0. R.
Hellekson, warranty deed, lots 1, 2, 3,
4, 5, 6, block 2, lot 1, block 4, lot 7
block 2, Archer.
Nor. Town & Land Co. to Hellek
son Lbr. Co., warranty deed, lots 12
and 13, block 2, Archer.
Eastern Mont. Sec. Co. to F. C.
Williams; warranty deed, lots 4 and
5, block 8, Wolf Point.
. Farmers "Headquarters
Groceries and General
United States Senator
Oscar M. Lanstrum
TO THE VOTERS OF MONTANA
I, pledge myself unqualifiedly to support President Wilson and th
government in the prosecution of the war to a victorious conclusion.
To protect the people from unnecessarily high prices and profitee'
To stand always for the stability of legitimate business.
I PLEDGE MYSELF TO WORK FOR A PRICE FOR WHEAT AN
FARM PRODUCTS THAT WILL GIVE THE FARMER A PROFIT 0O
HIS LABOR AND INDUSTRY.
I pledge to the laboring classes that I will always work for Legiili
tion loopiing to the betterment of conditions so that they may recdive
just compensation for their labors.
I solicit the support of all loyal Americans.
Circulated and paid for by the Lan
strum for Senator Club of Lewis
and Clark County.
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Washing, ironing, hqusecleaning anda hundred tiresome tasks are_
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DELCO-LIGHT furnishes bright, clean safe electric light. It d
pump the water, run the cream separator, churn, wasi machine, "
um cleaner, electric iron, fanning mill, grind-stone and other light
DELCO-LIGHT helps the farmer and his family to do more and etZ
work with less effort, and soon pays for itself in time and lis
Specifcations: The Engine and Generator: Self-Cranking, Air-C
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The Storage Battery: Glass Jars, Easy to Care For; Thick plates,
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FROID, . -:- MONT.
Th Doniestic Engineering CompanY,
Makers of Delco-Light Products
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