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THE LAMAR REGISTER.
fOLUMK IT. I. EC. MYERS, PHARMACIST. Keeps a Large Line cf Drugs, Faints, Oils, Glass, Sta tionery and Cijars. IX TIIK Diamond Front, Ea*t Side Maix Street. I, amah, Colo. JJ. B. Bwvr'i, W.O.Goolp, K. K, Slim:i:-.ki:, Pie*. Cashier. A*’t C anlner. ~The» MERCHANTS' STATE BANK OF LAMAR. LAMA 12, COLORADO. -IHBECTaaS- B. H BROWN. A. 11. ItEHKT: A. J HOISINGTON, O. G. C. V. DECKER. AUo Colorado Oft'n -* for tli* AMERICAN MCRTGAGE TRUST COMPANY. Money to loan on Farm and City Property at Lowest Rate*. f ? B. B. BROWN, Manager. ISS7. ESTABLISHED ISS7. ILLMMO MQTBIb, TMAXLIS liELSEY -Vanngcr. LAMAR, - ... G9LQRADO. THE ONLY FIRST-CLA.SS SAMPLE ROOMS IN THE CITY. Mf~TAIH.K HoaKDKII ; A»'IOMMoDTI£I> . • W. 53.3 HAS A FULL LINE OF GrRCCERIES, Queensware, GHL,^.f3E3^7V^2-?-]S, LAMPS, NOTIONS Etc. I.GSAH. - - - COLO. US.*AO3I7AnTT£D WITH TTTT OEGORAnTT or THE CC-HTET. V7ILI. CETAIW Mt7oß TAX.UASLJ3 FPOM > 3TTTDT OF MAP CF r-TTI rwJ—CTJq » .a... -OTi ’ v '” <% ... • *"v;. ........ • . . 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I Kansia-Pond Creek, Hutchinson, Wichita, Du lie villa, .jJjgiißlTOliY an d Denv«-, Herinoesry, Klng-dehOr, B1 Reiio. vrVf Reclining 1 Chair Caro to Colorado l*uaf 10, in FREE Rgcnmmr Sleep fnd from Chicago, Caldwell, Hu; ch'naon ami inverses new and Ing Cars between Chicago, Wlehitn *A^*s:Sr crc ii n ;j. »he best facilities of ririt art as of rich Harming and grazing 'viMnwr nnd west, northwest and «iT2hSS,Tof'££SSoT^dr^iS2‘ I b»pot«.^ MACNIFICEMT VESTIBULE EXPRESS ™f t «msw>m Lead infir oil corr.po.' - t,- m rpi end or Through Coaches, mullm.iu s:.-. r.?, and Dlmnp- cars o• • . be chair Cars Between Chi ' ' Irt 0^ 3 p Swo via St. Joseph. or Kansas rwoar.d Cit- . - • ...... pi- 1 OCTES to nr- . ! ;•- . . aiui Bcenlo of the Godu, the Mrcnraln Clues. Mining Camps. aau Craatiours of Colorado. THE ALBERT LEA ROUTE, . ?t tl Solid Express Trains c* . - h-fycoTi C W Jicd a nd n from and with THlt< Kansas City. . 'p-T/or'to Lr-e to Wattr and Sioux Falls, via Id- k h.- <L Yho *nd Hunting- and Fishing town, Sioux Falls, and tho a.ummor Roaorta ana r. Grounds of tbo Northv« * . M n k»iNKAIIEE offers facil-tios to * THE SHORT Llrl a VJA 3ENEOA AND Council Bluffs, St. t. ST. JOHr. r •e| £ w.t r Pass. Lecail i. .uml Bksagtr. CHICAGO, ILL. LAMA IS, COLORADO, SATURDAY, MAY 3, IS'JO. LOCAL PICK-UPS. The hotels are having quite a run this week. Passenger travel itr increasing on the Santa Fe. Mrs. P. S. Lynch has been up to Pueblo this week. B B. Brown was in Ljs Animas 'and Rocky Ford this week. T. II Cecil and A. R Black have ; gone to Deliver on business. Hon. Janies Swift wag in WaWen-! burg this week ou business. Mr. J:.mes E. Church, County Clerk of Baca uouty is in the city. F. P. Allen, Granada’s popular mayor was in the city Wednesday. Rev. Kent W lute is in iking im provements in and about the parson jage. Mr. James Roberta, postmaster of j Ayr, was in town on Monday of this I week. Bro. Calhoun of the “Granada Sentinel” war* a Lamar visitor last ; Monday. F. B Koen packed his office furni ture this week and pulled bag and I ■baggjge to Manvel. • Retd U-uj. Stewart’s nd in the I mpplument this week He has some i thing of iuiertsl to say. \V. O. r.rp is away on a 30 day’s ' -trip, lie will visit St. Louis and lowa during his absence. (i •>. L. Himes, Lamar’s rustling | real esiate man located three men) this week under the north fide ditch. • i Fred L-o said that the burning j rays of the morning sun was ruining j his c-iiupo ximi, so he l» .»• 1 a new, iwniug put up in front of his place of business. Opt. Billow ib building a new fei -•»*, planting trees and sowing gia-s peed around his house. He J will put i.i a fountain and buy rain from the city. j The Santa F*? folks have stopped the Postal Telegraph Company from j erecting polls on their right-of-way: • through town. The polls were ml I back on the lots adjoining. J i ?ge 11. Chadeavne returned j i Wednesday morning from ludepend- I mcc. Missoiirs, wliwi'o be had been j visiting the past winter, lie extend led Ins tour to Denver Thursday: morning. The Sund iv school Convertion ; now being held in this city, con lu. ted by Rev. I. I>. Self the State Secretary, is largely attendsd hy on tlitjsi istic and earnest Sundav-school uor cis of the Arkansas Valley. | A•: argementa have been made to J I enlarge ami greatly improve the np- [ parem-e of tlse Rehistku .it, an early j i date. No p lins w ill b« spared in | I making it a credit to Prover* county and a benefit to its subscribers and 1 advertiser*. ! j,,).. A‘ 11. Heher,of M** 'dc, Ivan -as, a compann-d by llc-sr*. J. W. I 1 iroek and L Burt Crop, of Vermont, and J. U. Beal and B. 11. Porter, of Krone. N. II , worn in the city yet. j terday. These Rcotlemen are large ly tntereated in Prowers eonnty real estate and were seeking farther in vestments. Tite Farmers Consolidated Land and Canal Company are now the owners of what are known as tko Black ditehes. They have twenty teams at work now on the extension of these dithes. The names of the stools holders of this company, Riven in another column are sufficient RUar iinteo that the farmers who hny wa ter rißhta from them will Ret water. The feature of all of Sir. Blaeka ditches, that they will run water, is „ot possessed by some oilier ditches j we have heard of. i h<* l.KOl.si'Klt predicts a great mh o*. for this j Company as their ditcl.e. will he a: boon to the farmers on the south ' side who have waited so long and patiently for water. W. A. Merrill, of is in town. Mrs. A. 11. MeMaster lias gone to i California on a yisit. The “Times-Irrigator” published the tax list this week. I*. G. Scott, Cashier of the Bent County Bank of Las Animas, was in town to day. John W. Golladay’n stepper lifted j him out of the cart the fore part of the week and ran awav. I)r. Cummings, of Las Animas, the chair man of the Republican County Central Committee of Prowers Coun ty is in the city. Mr. Boober, Kiowa County’s Assessor, !•> m the city getting a list of assessable lands for his County. «titered since last May. J idge Doughty is making exten sive improvements in and about his home. Mr. J. D. Ilopper was the artist employed on the work this week. Messrs. Church and Stannard of I Springfiefd are at the Laud Office ! taking oil a list of all Baca Countv ! lands entered since la*t May, for assessment purposes. The unterrified democracy of Prowers county is out with a lauts r n looking for a “writiu” democrat as a succesor for District Clerk Jos. W. Metcalf. It is rumored that Joe will resign. j Ed. Biby who was called to the bed side of his sick brother in lowa i few weeks ago, wrote to J. W. A ladny that his brother died last Tuesday. Ed. savs lie will start for Lamar next. Monday. We publish a supplement this week containing a letter written by Sena tor Teller in response to certain ques tions asked bun by the editor of the Colorado Farmer, and published in the issue of April 17th of that paper. The questions discussed, the de pressed condition of our agricultural interests, the water in our public streams, national loans to farmers, and railroad legislation, are all of vital interest, and the letter will well repay a careful perusal. The following articles of incorpo ration were filed with County Clerk (tochenour this week: The Manvel Canal and Improve ment Company. Capital 810,000 00. The incorporators are Festus B. Koen, Thomas 11. Cecil, Amos N. Parrish, L. Wirt Markham and Zach T. Du vall. The Farmers Consolidated Land and Canal Company. Capital SIOO,- jUOO. M. J. McMillen, F. P. Allen A. E. Bent, J. S. McClurg, J. A. Mc- Dowell, I. L. Maxwell, A- 11. Black I and A. K. Stewart incorporators. Lunar Camp, Modern Woodmen !of America was organized here last Thursday evening. The officers elect for the present year are ns follows: ! Morton J. Underwood, Venerable I Council; 11. J Gochenour, Worthy Adviser; U. 11. Vanorsdale, Banker; W. W. Cooper, Clerk; J. W. Golla | day, Escort; G. A. Wat-on. Wateh ! man; S. D. Hopper, Secretary; and J. S. Hasty. ) ; C. C. Good.de, - Managers. L. Wirt Markham ) W. R. Davis and family lett last Thursday morning for Denver, where the Judge is seeking a wider field for his efforts. He came to Lamar early in ’B6 and assumed control of the Register, which he owned and edited until he sold out two weeks ago. Judge Davis’ republicanism was always spelled with a capital R, and his loyalty to the community in which he lived was beyond dispute. Ills many friends will miss his genial presence from our streets, and the Register but voices the senti ment of all when it wishes him and his estimable family, wherever they may go, that prosperity which they | so well deserve, and commend them ! to the people among whom they may ; cast their lot. Parties receiving the Register this week will please consider it an invitation to subscribe. The paper is not what we expect to make it ih a few weeks, when it will bo enlarg ed and greatly improve. It will be our constant endeavor to make it pre eminently tUo people’s paper; loyal to the county in general and just to its enemies. The young friends and class mates of Master Writer and Miss Fannie Davis gave them a surprise party at the residence of W. I. Craddock Wednesday evening, and those pres ent were as follows: Fannie Davis, Addi»Ford, Whitman Ford, Werter Davis, Eddie Durant, Miss May Kim ruel, Elsie Craddock, Ada Parraenter, Ora Downer, liobt. Craddock, Rosa Lee, Nellie Goodale, Jennie Martin. Ollie Taylor, Frank Sanders, Jack Cra Flock, Harry Martin, Bessie Rose crans, Hugh Craddock and Willie Swift. They received a number of Di'csents. Their little friends and class mates expressed a regret at see ing them leave Lamar. Colorado Meteorological Society. Report for the week ending May 30th, 1890: . Tli or. v Max. Min. liain April 24 : 48 33 86 “ 25 : 46 34 .02 “ 26 : 49 31 .02 “ 27 : 90 39 .01 “ 28 77 41 Tr “ 29 : 82 44 “ 30 : 95 47 Geo. T. Heubet, Voluntary Obserrcr. Decoration Day at La Junta. A genar&l invitation is hereby ex tended to ail the citizens of Otero county to bo present. A special in vitation to the Grand Army Posts of Las Animas, Lamar, Granada'and all adjacent Posts within a radius of 100 miles has been given, and “With freedom’s soil beneath our t.-et, And freedom's banner floating o’er us"’ ,re ask, for that day, the per sonal pre>enco and co-operation of every citizen in the county. Eminent speakers from abroad will be present who will address the an diene* upon the grounds in the fore noon an 4 at the Opera House after dianer. A complete programme will be printed in du« time. 13y order of the Committee. Lamar will hold their Memorial services at the M K. church on Sun day the 25th. No "Breeches" to Mend. A stock company under the name of the Register Publishing company assumed control of the Lamar Reg ister last week. The gentlemen in terested in the venture are prominent citizens and leading republicans ot Lamar, who will make a strong tight for Teller hi 11. « coming campaign. They will also try the hopeless task of heahng the widening breach in the republican party in this legisla tive district. The Register of last week showed great improvement in its editorial columns —Lamar Sparks. l'lie Lamar Register is now pub lished by the Lamar Register Pub lishing Companv, a change having taken place last week. The Regis tee is with one exception the oldest paper in Prowers county and deserves a liberal support from the merchants of Lamar.—Granada Sentinel. Adertised Letter The following is a list of letrers remaining uncalled for in the post office at Lamar, Colo , for week end ing May 2nd, 1890: John 11. Butler, G. Call, David Starke>’, Edward Williamson, Mrs. G. Iv. de Neven, W. A. Hines, J. B. Piper, W, F. Slean, Mrs. L. A. May bee. E. T. Lee, p. m. NUMBER 47. C. C. Huddleston calls attention to his goods through the Register Supplement this weak. County Treasurer Kellogg is a “widow” now—Mrs. K. and Getty left last week fer Vermont to spend the summer. His face is already be ginning to lengthen a little.—Otero County Democrat. We'll Chew Our Own To bacco. The people of Colorado will be pleased to know that the experiment of raiding tobacco in this state has proven successful. One more crop is added to our various products. —Ex. Strayed horse taken up April sth, 1890, dark bay stallion with star in forehead, no brands or marks on him, age about 15 years, weight near 750 pounds. J. V. Davidson, Lamar. Buckeye mowers at Herbert’s. Everybody buys feed and flour at Parmenter’s Old Staud. Buckeye binders at 1 lei boi l’s. Remember the Parmeuter Old Stand for cheap feed and best brands of flour. Herbert’s for pumps and windmills. D. C. Marker says he is the man who has furniture to sell. For quick sales, small profits, hon est weight, square deals and cash prices go to the Parraentur Old Staud. Peter Matter keeps a complete stock of gardod and held seeds at the Parmenter Old Stand. FOR SALE, 160 acres of deeded land, eight miles south-east of town on Clay creek, under the survoyed south side ditch. J. A. Downing. 43. IT G. HESS, Ataev and Counsellor at Lav. LAMAR, - - - COLORADO. llrh had fifteen yonrs experience in aotlro pruotlec In both State and U. S, Courts. I’KCIAJ. ATTENTION GIVEN TO CON TESTS IN U. S. LAND OFFICE, Collections Pramuilv Attended to Banana Line. Free reclining chair-cars are run via “Santa Fe Route” between Den ver, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, To peka, Kansas City, Ft. Madison, Galesburg and Chicago. Two trains daily between all eastern and west ern pointH. Fast line to San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Pullman Tourist Cars for all Califor nia points. Shore Line to City of Mexico. Round trip tickets on sale at reduced rates to all principle Tex as, Pacific and Gulf Coast points, al so City of Mexico. Direct line to the celebrated Las Yogas Hot Springs New Mexico. Colorado Headquarters for this popular line 1700 Lawrence St. Den ver, Colo. Oa.liFonai.tA Exoureions. Are'you going to California? If sc., read the following, and find out how much it will cost you, and w hat von can get for your money: The SANTA FE ROUTE runs weekly excursions (every Friday) from Kansas City and points west to Sun Francisco. Los Angeles, San Diago and other Pacific Coast points. The ticket rates aro the regulac soe ond-class rates —$35 —from the Mis souri River to principal California points. Pullman Tourist Sleeping- Cars are furnished. These ears run through, without change, from Kan sas City to destination. The charge for berths is remarkably low, being $3.00 for a double berth from Kan sas City to California. The Pullman Company furnish mattresses, bed ding. curtains and all sleeping-car ac cessories, including the services of a uorter, with each car. The partis* are personally conducted by experi enced excursion managers, who giro every attention to passengers, insur ing their comfort and convenience. For more completo information re garding these excursions, rates tick ets, sleeping-car accommodations, dates, etc., address Geo T. NrcnoLSON, G. P. & T. A. A., T. & SwF. R. R. Topeka, Km* net'