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At Remington-Elliott’s Means Much to the Abitity of EAery Person. There is bracing, so building up, that means so much to one’s health, as a good night’s rest. Sleep-enticing Comforters, made with a double one-piece filler, knotted, extra large size—in fact just like the ones our mothers used to make; warm and comfortable, yet light in weight, $1.75 and $2.50. A good sewed comfort at $1.25. California Family Blankets, all know what that means—good quality, large, and long wearers; come in whites, tans, grays, vicunas and mottled, $5.00 to $lO.OO per pair. Cotton blankets, all weights 1.00 to 2.25 per pair. We can give you a good feather pillow for 1.00. See them. If we make your bed for you, you will sleep the sleep of the innocent and have pleasant dreams : REMINGTON-ELLIOTT, THE GOOD BED MAKERS. Get The Phone habit! W hen you think of something you need in a drug store, step at once to the phone and ask us to deliver it. This will often save you in convenience and valuable time. Some times drug store goods arc required when it is impossible to go for them. It may be important too to avoid all possible delay. Our free delivery service meets these condi tions. Make use of it. Begin now. WE HAVE BOTH PHONES. The Seaton Drug Co. DELIA'S PROGRESSIVE PRESCRIPTION DRUGGISTS. The Year 1907" h inds us prepared to supply you with any thing you may need in the h umiturc line. Everything new and up to date. W c have the exclusive sale of the Leggett and Platt Coil Springs; Monabat Mattresses. V ictor Extension I ablcs, and the celebrated line of Schmitt and Ffenry Couches, the quality of which goes undisputed. Satisfaction Guaranteed in Price and Quality. Goods Delivered free to Any Part of the City. Yours for a I tappy and Prosperous New car. Geer & Clack, Both Phones. Funeral Directors. I THE HOME CAFE I Mrs. W. A. Davis, Prop. V. A. Davis, Mjtr. SHORT ODDER AND REGULAR MEALS Try Vs Just Once. Wc arc Contldcnt ot Ovr Ability. Cor. 4th nnd Main. - - - Delta, Colorado. MOVING' HAY SMITH BROTHERS General Transfer Men and Dealers in Juan ita Coal. Office with Travis & Castle. Both Pnones. Cory Newslets. (S|K.*riul l^ritbpoDileiiiv.) Mrs. W. It. Lyle visited the sell one day last week. T. J. Harshman visited the sch Tuesday of this week. Horn -Sunday, January 20th, to .V and Mrs. John Godfrey-a daughter James Coffey, son of E. R. Coff returned home last week from Monta J. S. George drove to Delta Tues* evening to attend lodge meeting Knights of Pythias. Mrs. Jake Lemaster and daught* Bernie, spent Sunday with her sis' Mrs. W. J. Brower. Orville Taylor of Paonia bough ranch of 40 acres of Pen Myers £4,000. Mr. Myers will work it for other year. W. S. Haswell arrived Saturday f Denver for a few days’ stay for purpose of looking after some on* work on his ranch. K. K. Hubbard and wife left Th day morning for Boston, Mass., for purpose of getting treatment for .V Hubbard for rheumaiism. Robert Cunningham returned Mor to C. S. Gibb’s place after a mon' tour thru northern Texas; but he appointed us by coming back alone. James Beezley departed Mondny an observation and cultural tour f the South and East. He would de< after reaching Pueblo whether course should be first to New Orle; or direct to Washington, D. C. for purpose of l>eing present in the Nat al halls of legislature while Congres in session. Cedaredge Items. 'l»i ini i«>rn *|«*ntlem *v > Peck Seaton sj»ent last Sunday Delta. The McKoon*family one after anot - r have been down with light attacks > f tonsilitis. Miss Johnson entertained at dinra r Sunday in honor of Miss Cunninghar birthday. "Dad” Lamberts’ place on thesLiL> is supplied these days by his son Mr. Eggleston. Friday evening Jan. 25 a phonogra; i entertainment will be held in the Pan ned school house. Miss Edith Blanchard has l>een suf fering from a slight attack of inf la matory rheumatism. The Epworth league will hold a social at the home of Mr. (Jarre*. Gipe. next Friday evening. January 25. Each member is expected to come, dressed to represent the title of some bo< -v. There will be a public sale J;. 30, of the house-hold goods and fa im plements of Mr. D. G. Gritfitl Mr. 'Griffith has sold his place beca.;><■ his wife's health requires a low .. • tude and the family expect to remov. -;oon to Texas. Read Happenings. J. B. Doyle and family visits last Sunday with Fred Shores, Sr. W. Thompson loaded two of i haled hay at the Saxton switch. Mrs. Henry Shores and her bn :er, Frank Ropers, of Montrose, arc wn j i on a visit. Judges Welch and Burnett. a« >m- ; I> anied by two other gentlemen, ere ' in our vicinity lust Sunday. Mr. Hurrison is building an ad ion to the store. He is expecting li ap jiointment as postmaster soon. Frank Bond is enjoying a visit om ; his brother-in-law, Mr. Finley at his 1 family from Indiana. They will n ain ; until spring. A lot of the young folks of Read ent up the Gunnison river last Sun i to see the Indian pictures that are ■ the canon wall near the old Asht igh ranch. Most all of the M. W. A. men ers around Read went down to Dell the night of Jan. 19th to the joint inst.dla j tion of officers of the Royal Neigt ors and M. W. A. The Read Park Association h« 1 a meeting Tuesday night and elected Fred Shores superintendent, t her business was also disposed of. T-ees will be planted next spring. While the ditch men were haw ing hay one load was upset three tim< on 1 the grade nearing their camp. I'he i i third time the driver was thrown j ' against a boulder and sustained injuries . from which he was unconscious for! j some time. The damage was not of a i j jiermanent character, however. Mrs. Joe Sullivan had a narrow escape j from serious injury. She had hitched I up her horse and started to get in the bnggy, having one foot on the step, when the horse started. She held to the lines and cramped the buggy, thus being cuught between wheel and buggy bed, in which perilous position she re mained until Messrs. Gallup and Carl- ! son luckily came that way and Assisted in releasing her. Mrs. Sullivan sus tained sonic minor bruises. Paonia Clippings. I'm mill lt<»o*u*r A pretty wedding occured at seven • '('clock on Monday morning at the home | of Mrs. Mary Hawkey. Her daughter, 1 Ethel, was married to Mr. Reynold Keck. Theodore <i. Orth, son of Mr. and Mrs. Barney Orth, and Miss Ada Eber -ol, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hbersol, were married Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 at the bride’s home on Bone mesa. J. A. Kemp is clearing a large tract of land on Pitkin mesa, getting it ready for peaches, a number of others are doing likewise, among whom are Fred Miller, Frank Converse and Jacob Heberling. Pitkin mesa is coming right to the front. The annual meeting of the First Na tional bank was held Jan. Hth. and the following otlicers elected for the ensu ing year: E. K. Morgan, president: L. W. Heston, vice-president; A. L Bin ford. cashier; S. C. Henn. assistant cashier. The earnings of the bank for the past year were $3,500 and an b per cent, dividend was declared, with an amount equal to six per cent, added to the reserve. Eckert Locals. The Avery engine has resumed coal hauling again. Klmer Jarvis returned from the Gun nison tunnel last week. William Jarvis, the new road su|>er visor, is giving good satisfaction. Mattie and Leo Fisher and Ralph Miller attended the party at Delos' Saturday night. Harry Stockham has purchased Mr. Teachout’s ranch west of Eckert; con sideration Tom Mays, forest ranger will be at Eckert Jan. and JO to receive appli cations for stock grazing. Tom Mays and Dr. Burgin, of Cedar edge. were over hunting on the reser voir last week, but report no ducks. Henry Baird of Malvern. lowa, visited at the home of J. T. Williams. He bought .30 acres from Mr. Stringer. Mr. Roberts moved his new Mi ad bailer and crew over to W. T Smith's, on Cedar Mesa, to do a job of bailing. J. B. Culwell, who has been sick for two weeks with typhoid, died at 3:10 p. m. Jan. IS. His sister Mrs. Winkler and her husband arrived from lowa the evening prior to her brother’s death. The body was shipped to Auburn. Neb. Sunday. Mrs. Culwell and two children will return and live on the ranch for the present. Odd Fellows assisted very materially fluring the illness of Mr. Cul- I well and had charge of the remains un t 1 they were sent east. Austin Briefs. The weather set*ms almost too fine to Ik* cai’.ed winter. On Satuniay a number of South Da kota people were looking at land in this Section. F. <i Myers, of Delta, drove up last Friday with a large party, bringing 24 lowa men. They seemed pleased with this section. From here they went to Cedaredge. Several expressed them selves as expecting to locate in the 1 county. Peculiar Disease. Mir, r •'< Km tv pri— J A. Beatty went to the Loper farm t last Monday and made a post mortem examination of a colt there, which was i afflicted with the unknown ailment I which has killed seven others on the I same farm. What the matter is. the ; veterinaries have not yet been able to discover. Mr. Beatty has sent samples j of various parts of the animal, as direct* ed by Dr. Glover, on several occasions. . to the State Agricultural college, but j has had no report from there. The disease has killed a lot of horses in this valley, and is a sort of disease which wastes the animal away, and causes it to get so weak it cannot travel, j Strenuous efforts are being made to i discover what the trouble is. and how | to handle it. Notice of Annual Meeting. Montrose, C0i.0.. Jan. 2. 1007. 1 The annual meeting of the Uncom j pahgre Valley Water Users’ Associa j tion will he held in the opera house at i Olathe. Colo., on Tuesday, the sth day ! of February. 1007. the same being the i first Tuesday in February, at 1:00 o’clock p. in., for the purpose of elect ing directors for the ensuing year, and I also for the transaction of any business , | that may l>e brought before the meet | j Below see copy of By-laws regulating , I elections, and notice the importance of j tiling proxies with the secretary at least j three days before the election. It is especially urged that you be 1 j represented at this meeting. | Ira H. Monkll, J. J. Turin. Secretary. President. ! Ist. pub. Jan. 25; last pub. Feb. 1. 1007. Notice. The County Treasurer is instructed to collect, by issuing distraint warrant, ftUjPeroonal Taxes for 1905 not paid by Feb. 10th, 1907. Please pay up and save extra expense. J. K. Becklky, 51-52 County Treasurer, I PINES All the wonderful expector ant properties of the monarch of the forest is contained in Cook’s Syrup of White Pine and Tar ’I is a monarch among cough cures at a very small Price 25c. GUY M. BLAIR Exclusive Dealer in Somerset Coal S 3 50 a Ton BUS AND TRANSFER WORK A SPECIALTY. On and after Jan. 1. 1907, coal will be cash on delivery. KURZ Sc M C G REW Proprietors ot the DELTA MARKET |j Fresh and li, Salt Meats and Ice delivered fret* to »11 i*«rts the C ty. Give us* trial DELTA. OOLO .'mule Stacks. Pmps. Raofiae A. CARTWRIGHT, Sanitary Plumber. Opposite Geer & Clack. Tli aid Sheet In Work. Sinks. Rang,e Boilers. Bath Tubs Cook’s HEADACHE Tablets Will be keenly appreciated after a trial by people who suffer from headaches -se vere or mild, occasional or chronic. They never fail to Give Quick RELIEF Easing the pain in a very few minutes. Especially liked by ladies as they have no bad after effects. 25c at People’s Pharmacy. Secret of Beauty Is Health The secret of health is the power to digest and assimi late a proper quantity of food Improved Liver Pills. keep you healthy by curing Sick Headache, Dyspepsia. Malaria. Constipation and kindred diseases People’s Pharmacy TEAMS WANTED! 20 work teams to haul iron ore. Good roads, and steady work. Apply to F. ,1. Doran, At the mine, or to 11. H. Wolbert, DELTA, CULO. L. MacD. BURGESS Physician and Surgeon Office over Stephan & Obert’s, Delta j W. ALVAH RIDLEY Physician and Surgeon Office with G. W. Ridley. Jeweler'. Residence, Singleton’s. Phone Colo. Red 332. L. A. HICK. M. D. Delta, Colorado. H. K. BRAISTED Physician and Surgeon Office on Main Street, Delta, Colo. o. p. McCartney j Physician and Surgeon Delta :: :: :: .: :: Colorado 1 , J DR. H. K. GIBBS Osteopath Office in Jeffers Bldg.. Delta, Colo. C. H. BURGIN Physician and Surgeon Office in rooms previously occu pied by Dr. Hunter. Office Phone, Red 262; residence. Red 672. MILLARD F.AIRLAMB Attorney at Law Office South Main St., Delta, Colo. GEORGE STEPHAN Attorney at Law Practices in State and Federal Courts KING & STEWART Attorneys at Law Real Estate, Loans ami Insurance MILTON R. WELCH Attorney at Law L. S. Commissioner Special attention given to Pre-emption. Desert Land and Coal Pre-emption Filings Desert land yearly proofs, pre emption, homestead and desert land final proofs taken. Delta. Colo. Benzoin Cream "Viuwr Tail L» rvc* .tuition* I this* i rvain Imuv it i» *>«r *'wn- inado by u*. Wo know what it i> know that it i> a «U|»erjur article Splendid for rotuili red >kiti. PEOPLE’S PHARMACY. How Do You Spend These Long Evenings? Better get a good Phonograph and an assortment of Records and you will be surprised how pleasant the evenings will pass Call at our store and see the best. We handle the Edison and Columbia Phonographs and Records and sell them at Chicago prices. T. J. Wyatt Jeweler and Optician The Delta Independent Is making a fight for the advancement of the busi ness interests and future prospects of the city and county of Delta. Are you with us? You know this means prosperity for you and your neighbor. Our subscription rate is only $2.00 For One Big, Long Year.