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ENDBPBNPBNT, DEgJTA COUNTY, COU>RAPO, NOV. 1, lfM
FRUITLAND Mrs. Jnm Pratt was very sick tbs first of the week. Mr. and Mrs. Den Bests and some of the little ones motored out from Cfcnawford on Sunday and visited in the Sipma home. Mr. A. B. Critchlow went to Grand Junction last week and bought two carloads of weaner calves which he will feed until stock dhow time and then ship to Denver to the market. Mr. and Mrs. Orlo Guild left by auto on Monday for Denver where they expect to visit two weeks with Orlo’s father, W. D. Guold, and other relatives. £3 wood Reeder drove ome cattle to FREE—With each can Royal Baking Powder—One little ginger-bread man book For your salads, try a can Tiny Petit Pois Peas 10c big Chief Tablets 2 for 15c Lead Pencils lc each; 2 for 5c Glace Cherries 5c oz. Citron 5c oz. One-half Pound Walnut Meats 45c Folger’s Golden Gate Coffee 1 lb. 50c; 2 lbs. 95c; 5 lbs. $2.35 Breakfast Call Coffee 1 lb. 40c; 3 lbs. $1.15 A Good Peaberry 35c; 3 lbs. for $l.OO Life Buoy Soap 3 bars 25c White Fish 15c lb. Flour 100 pounds $3.00 Sugar 100 pounds for $10.95 Sugar 50 pounds for $5.50 Fort Orange Toilet Paper— -1000 sheets .2 for 25c Pure food Grocery 316 Main St. Both Phones We Deliver GROW BEETS IN 1924 | Our 1924 contracts are in the hands of the fieldmen and we want to determine our next season’s acreage as early as possible. Wo will appreciate your co-operation in getting our contracts signed. We arc offering the same contract as last year, on which we were able to pay $10.55 for beets grown in 1922. (Other beet growing sections have been anxious to get the contract you already have). Under this contract beets are the nearest a sure thing of any crop you can grow and the prospects for the next few years are excellent for beet growers. The price of sugar is $1.60 per hundred higher in San Francisco than it was one year ago. October 26, 1922, San Francisco price $7.20. October 30, 1923, San Francisco price $B.BO. Commence to get ready now. Select your ground. Sign your eontrnct. Fall plow as much as possible and use all the fertilizer you can get. Wo have the soil and climate. Why not make this the banner beet section of the country. MORE ACRES—MORE TONS PER ACRE Holly Sugar Corporation N. W. Draper, Mgr. Paonla for Will Roe on Saturday, re turning borne Sunday. The cattle were acrid a few days previous to Joe Palmer who lives near Somerset. Eld Te Grothenhnis came up from Hotchkiss on Tueeday to repair the big siphon belonging to the Fruitland Irrigation company. His wife ac companied him and was a guest in the Glen Davis Home. Frank Ayer and Robley Mead, two of the cabinet members of our Bp worth League, solicited the Mesa last Friday for donations of apples, canned fruit, etc., which will be sent to the Bethel hospital at Colorado Springs. Mr. and Mrs. Russel Lofton and family moved from here to the Burd ick mine above Hotchkiss last week, where Mr. Lofton has employment. Joe Lofton, brother of Russel, went to the mine on Monday where he . also has employment. Word was received here recently of the marriage in Denver on October 10th of Mise Lillie Te Belie and Mr. Sherman Neil son. Mrs. Neilson is a charming and talented young woman, a graduate of the Hotchkiss High school. She attended the Western State college two terms and last wint er taught the Fruitland Mesa school. Mr. Neiison is a fine young man who has made his home in Gunnison the past few years. We join their many friends in extending heartiest con gratulations and best wishes for a long and happy married life. AUSTIN NEWS Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Bailey were shopping in Delta Tuesday. Mrs. T. F Wijjw and son James re turned home from Delta Saturday. Mrs. John MilleT, Rogers Mesa, spent Sunday with Mrs. Ivan Smith. Alexander Harvison expects to leave soon for Denver to spend the winter. Clark Kramer of Thompson, Utah, visited his cousin, Mrs. Wm. Weaver, last week. John Baldwin from California has been visiting his brother, William Baldwin. Little Elizabeth Miller spent several days this week wltr her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Will Miller. Mrs. Morris, who has been visiting bar sister, Mrs. Westwood, left Sun day for her home in Oklahoma. The Kathman family, who have been working in the apples for Boyd Fergus, moved to Delta Wednesday. B. R. Coffey and family left Tues day for California They are motor ing through and expect to spend the winter. Mrs. W. A. Wood is here from Wyoming, visiting Mrs. Carlin Aufcer man. Mrs. Wood, who was formerly Miss Blanche Daggett, has many friends here. Miss Blanche Baldwin and mother went to Montrose Sunday where Miss Blanche expects to undergo an op eration for appendicitis. Mrs. Leslie Hammond underwent an operation at the Cortez hospital last Saturday. Mrs. Hammond was for merly Miss Maude Runnoe. Dr. B. F. Burnett and wife of Pu eblo. have been visiting the Wey rauch and Weaver families. Mrs. Weaver was a school-mate of Mrs. Weyrauch and Wm. Weaver at Ouray. Forty thousand persons climbed Bunker Hill Monument during the past year, and probably 39,000 had aching leg muscles when they reached the top. CEDAREDGE Miss Clara Scott was a Delta visitor Wednesday. Clyde Jackisch made a business trip to Denver last week. Mrs. Fred Frank, who has been very ill, is much improved. Jim McHugh went to Denver on business the forepart of the week. Mrs. J. W. Hill, who has been very low, is improving though her condition is still considered serious. Mrs. B. F. Elhart entertained the teachers from Mrs. Tmmert's inform ally one evening last week. The Elhart family enjoyed a day’s outing at Crawford Sunday. Miss Millie Bel mire accompanied them. Mrs. Lennox, who has been suffer ing for several weeks from a sprained ankle, is able to be about as usual. Rev. Chollar of the Adventist church spent the latter part of the week at Grand Junction on business. Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Foster were Delta visitors Saturday, where Mrs. Foster is receiving medical treatment. Some of oui young people attended the Sugar Factory Workers’ dance at Delta. They report the usual good time. The Community and Baptist church es are planning a series of Union Re vival meetings to be held in the near future. The W. S. Girardet property is for sale. Mr. and Mrs. Girardet wish to move to Montana where they have relatives. Mies Anna King, who has been visit ing her sister, Mrs. Geo. Hall, the past month, returned Sunday to her home at Denver. Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Brown are here from Athleboro, Massachusets, have rented the Dyer home and will re main for the winter. Mrs. John Beeson, Sr., is reported seriously ill, the children living at a distance, having been sent for. Her condition appears a little more hope ful today. The Cedaredge hotel has been leased to Alex Ringhoffer, who took charge Monday of last week. The business will be managed by Mrs. Ringhoffer. Cedaredge is to have a second shoe repair shop as Mr. W. M. Stevens of Norwood expects to open an estab lishment in the Rowbotham building on main street the first of next week. Miss Evelyn Nutter of Delta was in town Friday, taking orders for a beautiful story edition of Shakes peare’s plays, edited especially to suit the needs of grade children, and was successful in securing a number of orders. The Gunnison football eleven were over for a game with the home team Saturday, and succeeded in winning an easy victory. It’s an old saying that "By our failures, we learn,’’ and the game showed up one or two weak nesses. which they expect to remedy shortly. members of the Delta O.E.S. enjoyed the Hallowe’en party at the Lodge’s rooms Monday evening. Those In attendance from Cedaredge were: Mr. and Mrs. Ted Graff. Mr. and Mrs. B. F .Hirt, Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Stewart, Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Elhart and Mts. J K. Grant. The Goo. Dyer family are moving to Delta for the winter in order that they may be near Mr. Dyer’s work, and that Marion may attend school without being separated from the family. Their many friends hop* to see them back next summer, as they will be much missed. Miss Figgins has resigned her posi tion as teacher of the Fourth Grade, her work being taken by Mrs. R. J. Montgomery. Mrs. Montgomery taught the Sixth Grade last year, so is well known to the pupils and the school people. We understand Miss Figgins resigned to accept a similar position nearer home. Walter January is again at home after spending much of the summer at hhi sheep camp in the country above Ouray, and is already at work with the “making" of an excellent band for Armistice Day. Cedaredge may not have the biggest celebration on the Western Slope, but its cer tainly going to have one of the best. Come and be convinced. The teachers and school officials attended an educational meeting in Eckert Saturday night, the subject un der discussion being school surveys and the Consolidated school, with reference to the Surface Creey country. Their published program promised a splendid meeting, inter esting even to the general Public. The Woman's el'-.b met with Mrs. Geo. Hall last week with a splendid attendance despite the rainy weather. Following the Tegular business meet ing, the Btudy of Alaska was con tinued. Mrs. Bolton told of the "Min eral Resources" and methods of de velopment., following which Mrs. Ratekln read an Interesting paper on "Animal Life.” Jimmie Vanaken entertained a number of youthful friends at a Hal lowe’en Tuesday evening, after school. Some twenty youngsters gathered at his home and enjoyed a two hour romp, followed by a moat appetising hot supper eaten in the open edr. It la hardly necessary to add that they had a royal good time and home-going time came too quickly tor moat of them. They Are on Their Way. A card received from Mrs. P. C. Newman, who with her family and others, left here last week, bound for California, was mailed enroute. The message says in part: “We are like the bear that went over the mount ains; we are going to see what we can see. So far it has been rough, dusty roads. We have had a very good trip. Our next town is Barstow, Cali fornia.'* NOTICE TO VOTERS + Any voter who is registered ♦ ♦ and has changed his address or ♦ ♦ moved from the Precinct in which ♦ ♦ he is registered to another Pre- ♦ ♦ cinct, must appear before the ♦ ♦ City Clerk at any time within ♦ ♦ five days prior to election and ♦ + have the change of address made ♦ + upon the Register. ♦ ♦ Failure to attend to this may ♦ ♦ result in the loss of a vote. ♦ + N. J. 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Everything you need for remodeling or repair work can be had from our wonderfully complete stock of build ing materials. You’ll like our careful, courteous service. Grand Mesa Lumber Co. Delta, Colorado It Is Not Difficult to keep the family in good humor if you have good, wholesome things to eat. You can select a delightful lot of good things here. The QUALITY makes them a pleasure. Our prices make them an Economy Delta Cash Grocery A. FROST, Sr., Prop. Pea Green Notes Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bettis are the proud parents of a baby girl born on Sunday. The Box Supper held at Pea Green was well attended. There was a nice program and the boxes brought a fair price. Miss Berth Fhiell and Miss (Laura Stevens left for their homee in Wich ita, Kansas, last week. They have been visiting relatives on the mesa. The next meeting of the club will be at Mrs. Russel Dunn’s. The last meeting was postponed and was held at Mrs. King Banks on account of the rain. Mr. Golightly received a message from Texas Wednesday stating the death of his wife. He and his daugh ter, Mrs. Herrin, left ior that point Wednesday.