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■ *\ew moon Monday.
I April fool nsxt Monday.
■ The pranie# begin to look green.
M sheriff Parson# was here Monday.
■ Dr. Hasty was at Caddoa Wed nos-
■ O. G. He## and hi# ticket is good
■ A. E. Bent waa op to La Junta
m ybe content next Tuesday ii for
mC.O. Barton, of Granada, wa# iu
■ , ;4.nre Logue i# riding around in
H new road cart
m j W. Graham ha# moved hi# #tore
Ho the loulh tide.
9 Mrs A*buckle returned from I)c*n-
m tt l#»t Saturday.
I l)r Tidwell inteud# to i>uild a rt«- !
Hirtuf thi# spring.
9 (.’baric Crawford i# dowu from
9 > »' h>o on buaioe##.
I March is goiug out peaceable like,
9ioi much like a lion.
I S. Barrel ha# twenty acre# of oat*
■bat are coming up nice.
I P S. Lynch will move to hi# farm
■the first of next week.
I Hr. Ua»ty moved hi# office to the |
I Work on the private ditch west of
■town is progressing rapidly,
I \Y. L Morehouse returned from
L trip lo Springfield last Saturday.
I Dr. 1)« La Matyr lectured at the
[Methodist church Wednesday night.
I Dr. McFall the dentist is at the
■ Burger House, will remain several
I Dr Bedell and W. W. Loudeu re-
Iturucd Thursday uoon from a uip to
I Frank Holms# has improved his -
Incidence by enclosing it with a
I C. C. Good ale returned Monday
[fveniug from a trip to Folsom, New
J. 11. Holmes expects to move to
[Ogden, Utah, about the middle of
Mr. Totton for nearly a year a
clerk in the Po*U>ffieo Drug Store
Las gone to I-a Junta.
E An inquiry of us as to prices of
j % editing cards thi# week iodic ties a
weddtug in tbe city #oou.
C. V. Decker of the Merchants
State Bank returned from a trip to
California Thursday morning.
Mariyn Myers of Caddoa has been
in town several day# ibis week sup
lying our merchant# with potatoes.
Frank Hayes from south of Spring
held ha* been in town several dsy#
and goes from here to tbe mountain*.
It ii now Colonel Billow of the
Governor’s staff. Tis thus in milita
ry as in civil matters Lamar gets to
Bring the additions in, let the non*
residents help us out in something
besides talk, vote the home ticket
Voters if you are tired of the non
residents Kansas crowd trying to run
1-araar with their wild schemes, vote
for O. G. Hess.
Home government is a pretty good
thing, let the welfare of Lamar be
looked after by Lamar men, sec to
this next Tuesday.
W. P. Harper will sow a hundred
acre# in oats on the Koen place west
of town, and plant forty acres on hi#
own farm this spring.
Get down to business, look at the
city election trom u business stand
and Mr. voter you will cnot
your ballot for O. G. Hess.
Let the eld soldiers stand by their
woanded comrade, the opportunity
to do them honor is not often offered,
when ii ' show your colors.
E. ]& Pascoe a Denver photo
grapher who had been taking views
of business houses and residences ia
town left for Trinidad Monday even
O. G. Hess would refleot credit on
the city in receiving visitors, let the
delegation come from any place in
the union, there is a good deal in
The friend# of Dr. G. W. Tidwell
are in hopes the county commission
ers who ever they may be, when ap
pointed, will soe fit to appoint him
county physician. Dr. Tidwell
stands high in his profession, and is
• gentleman in every particular.
Th© Stock Exchange has reopened
their lunch counter and will serve
meals at all hours as formerly, this
is a good place to get a meal or a
The festival and meeting to ar
range for the ditch celebration at the
Methodist church Monday night did
uot draw the crowd that was ex
If there are any who failed to reg
ister, they can do so next Monday by
making an affidavit that they are en
titled to a yote and proving it by a
Mrs. J. 11. Price presented* her
husband with a boy Monday morn
ing. Dr. Hasty the attending physi
ciau reports the youths weight at six
Nelson Dcmorest received a very
flattering offer to go to Wyoming
and take a position Monday, but was
obliged to decline on accouut of his
F. P. Arbuckle, J. K. Doughty,
Geo. Trommlitx, Ben. Daniels, G. G.
Coutant and W. It. Davis were num
bered among the Lamar men at Den
J. M. Wright has sold his dairy
business to William Davis, who took
the milk run the tirst of the week,
Mr. Wright will give his full atten
tion to his farm.
Mart Strain moved a house from
the Godding addition to C. G.
Ament's farm north of the river, and
a bouse from the south part of town
to Gill Dowuei's fruit farm ibis
There has been a greater number
of tramps in town tbo past week
than usual, several nights during the
the week a gang of these beggar
have been camped near the stock
•‘Fun—Fun” at the lower room in
City Hall Monday evening at $
o’clock—funny dialogues, mirth pro
voking speeche-, pop-corn and “lliso
candy pull.” Everybody come, only
The social at the residence of G.
C. Goodale last night was a mon
pleasant evening to the large crowd
that was there The receipts were a
little over ten dollars, the attendance
numbered over one bundled.
Mrs. S. A. Williams a temperance
leciu ( «.«, lectured at the Methodist
church three evenings this week, a:: 1
succeded iu securing quite a number
of signers to the pledge. She is iu
teresting aud pleases an audience.
C. M. Johnson caused a tramp to
sit down three times on the toe of
bis boot Sunday, when the tramp fin
ally got out of reach he appeared to
be headed for Australia with a full
head ot steam aud away behind time.
J. F. Roberts editor ot the Oska
loosa, Kansas, Independent arrived I
here Tuesday morning to look after j
the planting of his farm north ol |
town. He was appointed postmaster i
of Oskaloosa just a week to a day
after President Harrisou was inaugu
There are many iu Lamar who
will regret to hear that Rev. Father
Begley who had his leg broken m
a runaway sometime ago, has to have
it broken and reset. Father Begley
is known all over westeru Kansas
and to many of our people as a good
man, popular with all classes.
A. 11. Rogers a life long republi
can and one of the best and most
prominent men in the south part of
our county is being strongly urged
by his friends .for the appointment
of county commissioner. Should he
be favored with the appointment the
affairs of the county would be in safe
W. L. Morehouse broke the back
of high prices of feed this week, ho
now quotes the following prices: corn
per hundred pounds <5 cts. Oats sl,
Chop 85 cts. bran 75 cts. hay 40 to 50
cts. per bale. These prices cannot
be beat in eastern Colorado and
should draw trade for a hundred
miles around, Lamar is the place to
Colorado Metrological Society Re
port for weok ending March 19th.
March Min. Mar. Rain
20 36 00
21 35 50 14
22 34 48 J 5
23 32 55
24 23 64
25 24 68
26 81 69
Geo. T. Herbert, Vol. Obsoryer.
Land Office Bulletin.
Our Washington correspondent
sends us the following information.
Land Contests Decided.
The names of the successful par
ties are printed in capital letters.
Charles O. Roberts vs. UNITED
SOLOMON WISP: vs. A. H. Hill.
The Band ot Hope will meet at
Konimau’g hall to-morrow afternoon
at 3 o’clock, Mrs. Williams will be
present and address them, everybody
invited to be present.
PARTIES HAVING PAPERED
ROOMS THAT ARE SOILED
CAN HAVE THE PAPER NICE
LY CLEANED BY CALLING ON
EVERETT & HEATON thk
PAINTERS AND PAPER HANG
TRUSTEE’S SALE 3.
Wh»n*M Oliver Royal, of the county of
Bent amt state of Colorado, by his trust deed,
dated on the i'lili day of September A. D ,
l**-. and recorded on tin- .f'.th duy of Septem
ber A. l>.. ls-v*. In book numbered t paxc
of the record-* of Bent couuty, Colorado, did
com ey to ->:trah J. Munger ii* Ti u-tee. und
In i !:•• event <«Cherd*- itli, resignation remov
al from Bent county or refusal, or failure, or
inability to act.then to Geo. L. Himes us sue
itioor In tmut the follow lm; described real
estate In Urnitr, Beni county, of Colo
rado, to-wlt Fifty-six feet if*; off the east
end of lot-* thirteen 1 13) and fourteen II) of
Hloek numbered thirty-one *dl >of the town of
Lamar, Colorado, according to the recorded
pint of the original town site thereof, to se
cure the Diiruieut of one prouilaory note,
heart uu e\ en ditto with aaid deed of trust, for
the principle sum of two hundied dollars
($200) with Interest on the suuie at the rate of
t aelve per cent, per nunum, said note being
mitde payable to John J Munaer: and
Whereas In and by the said trust deed It
la provided that in ease of default in the pay
ment of the said note or the Interest thereon
on the applieutlou of the legal holder of said
note It should be law'ful for the said Trustee
or her su<-*-«-.-«>r In trust tu sell the said prop
erty at pubtle auction on said premises In the
T"W i **f l.nuntr. ll*-nt enmity. ( olorudo, thirty
days nubile notice having been previously
glim by advertisement in one of the news
paper* nt that time published In said town of
Lamur of the time and place of sal**.
And win reu-. default lias been made in
the payment of said note and tin* Interest
thereon according to the term* of said deed
of trust and the said Trustee huvimr tailed to
act In accordance therewith. Now therefore
at the re*pie-t and on the application of the
legal holder of said note, I the undersigned I
tieo. I Himes, us Successor In Trust, do here- I
b\ give not I* **, that I will proceed to sell by
public auction the above described property I
on *ttld described premises on the 17th day of
Aprd A. !>., lsw» at the hour of one o’clock p.
in . of the said *l.»y to the highest and best
bidder lor cash.
GEO. L. HIMES,
Successor In Trust.
Dated thl»l&tli day of March A. D., I*o at
Lamur, Colorado. *C H.
Lots or Money.
Your money is ready, spot cash
loans on final proofs and deeded
lands Goodalk «fc Cooper. tf.
Hardware at cost at C. D. Bald
Harness repaired at C. D. Bald
NOTICE:—I have ordered and
will keep in stock a largo and full
assortment of garden, grass and field
seeds, ami will be prepared to fill all
orders for anything in the seed line.
34-37. J. L. Matthews.
Everything found in the harness
and saddle line at C. D. Bald
L. it. WHITE.
Shockey, Grant Go., Kans.
Is a breder of Thoroughbred Brown
and White Leghorn Chickens,
the Plymoth Rock and Light
Brahmas, and is prepar
ed to furnish
SETTINGS OF EGGS
From these breeds at one dollar
per setting. All orders care
fully packed and ship
ped by express.
©K. .13 ED Itli il,
Physician and Surgeon.
LAMAR. - COLO.
Dr. G. IV. Tidwell,
Office Up Stairs in Godding Block.
Lamar, * * Colo.
F. W. BURGER, Prop.
NORTH MAIM ST. • I.AMAB, COLO-
Tlii* Is aaewhouso, ncwlv fitted an*l fur
nlsl.cd throughout. Tabic* suppllort wltli
th« best the market affords. Boarding; by
day or week. Parties proving up before thd
! Land Ofliee wHI be mado a rate of $l.OO per
XDo “sTou Intend to UPlant Any
~ -IS EE D SI-
IF SO CALL AT TIIE
LAMAR SEED HOUSE
And Examine one of the Largest and’test
Selected Stock of Colorado and Kansas grown
Seeds Ever in Lamar.
Gane Seed, Millet Seed, Broomcorn
and Alfalfa Seed.
FINEST SEED CORN.
Tree Seeds, Onion Setts <&.
We Will Guarantee You Satisfaction as to QUALITY of Seed. We are Backed up
by two of the Best SEED HOUSES in the West.
CALL AND SEE OUR STOCK,
J. L. MATTHEWS,
LAMAR, - COLORADO.