The Central Record, Thursday, May !6, 1918.
We reap what wc sow; hut nature
has love over nnd nloTc that Justice,
nnd Rives us shadow nnd blossom and
fruit that springs from no planting of
ours. George lllot.
Rugs Made From Tissue Paper.
Itnss arc now being made entirely
from fine tissue rnper and mixtures
of paper and wool. The tissue paper
Is twisted Into threads and woven Into
a compact heavy mat or fabric.
Don't Be Like Her.
There arc any number of pitfalls
waiting the girl who Is ninny setting
her mother rlRlit, and who hemoans
the fact that her parent are "so old'
fashioned." And there l no better
safeguard ngnlnt the world's ells
than conflilenco In n clrl's heart that
mother knows best. nichanec.
Toots and the Man.
The proper epic of this world Is not
now "Arms and the Man:" how much
less. "Shirt Trills and the Jinn;" no. It
Is now "Tools nnd the Man;" that
henceforth to all time Is now our epic.
Amuiement for Children.
For the children, before they are old
enough to use sclors, tonrlntf paper Is
an engaging occupation. Tear n piece
of old newspaper Into nn oblong hapo
i It may bo nny sire, about two by four
(Inches. m will say. Ily folding this
in me miiwie u win mane a nine ieni,
I Again, fold In thirds, one piece turned
I np nnd one down, for n chair. Turn
I both ends down for n table. The child
j con tear paper Into trees, n ball, doll
! babies and many other simple li:ipes.
Lamps for the Eyes.
A new ortlcnl lntrument eonlts
of n high-powered Incandescent lamp
which can be taken Into n person's
mouth to Illuminate his eyes through
the retinas, enabling them to be exam
ined through the pupils.
Neat Way of Putting It.
Itoland was usually pu: to bed at n
certnln hour every night, hut nlmnst
alwnjs objected, not liking to own
that he was tired and sleepy. On one
occalon his mother was too busy to
notice that for onco be was ready to
be put In his little bed. Not liking
to own It, evidently, he edged up to
her nnd. gazing wistfully Into her face,
he inquired: "Mamma. Isn't you get
Jnh TftA Hln tfr Avernnm Mfln
It tnkes lots of brains, patience nnd
attractiveness to keen even body
straight. The trouble Is It's not so
much n matter of benefit to others as
It Is n satisfaction to yourself to be
the general manager of things. Tho
world could lose sownil In every
community and lt efficiency and
peace would not suffer In tin1 least.
The chap that would bo general man
ager of nny group of people must not
only be n man of big mentti'lty but It
has to be recognized to bring harmo
One's Beat Always Called For.
Tills Is the golden time now to be
gin your llfo work If you have not
already done so. Age nnd condition
even health, arc not ns Important fac
tors as formerly. The Osier dictum
of Innocuous desuetude nt forty Is tn
boo ns regards women as well ns men.
There Is work for all nges and condi
tions, at home nnd abroad, and It be
hooves each of us to do our best In the
task that falls to our lot.
So they called him, mockingly, when
Cecil Ithoiles. IdcnlM and pirate, cm
1 plre builder and ndiuiturer, dreamed n
I railroad through thu African sands
' that should run straight from the Cape
of (moil Hope to the shores of the
i Mediterranean. "Nonsense !" said the
British government. I rg tting that
this man's "nonsense" had given tho
; empire n territory greater than France,
i Germany, Autrln-llung ry nnd Italy,
'nil togetlur. So I Yd I lilmiles merely
. went out nnd built the nitinud that
' turned a desert Into u imtbm. World
If Swift & Company
Made No Profit
The cattle raiser would receive only
y cent a peund more for bis cattle
So small is Swift & Company's
profit on any single transaction
that if it were turned over to the
cattle raisers of the country, they
would receive o.nly V& cent a
pound more for cattle than they
Swift & Company pays for live cattle
about 9096 of the amount received for
dressed meat and by-products. The
remaining 10 pays for packing-house
expense, freight to market, operation
of distributing houses and profit. Swift
& Company's actual figures per head
for" 1917 on over two million cattle
were as follows:
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ThU net profit of $1.29 per head
average cent a pound live weight.
And out of this small net profit divi
dends must be paid to shareholders.
Year Book of interesting and
instructive facts tent on request.
Address Swift & Company,
Union Stock Yards. Chicago, Illinois
Swift & Company, U.S.A.
She Has Given Her All
What Is Your Gift?
A NY person who isn't willing to make sacrifices at a
time like this who isn't willing to back our Gov
ernment and our soldiers to the full extent of his or her
ability who isn't glad to contribute to the Red Cross
and send money on its errand of mercy to sufTering,
wounded American soldiers and starving little children
in Hurope such a person can not live on iree American
soil with a clear conscience.
Red Cross records tell of many a poor mother who
has given her son her all -and yet insists on still con
tributing to the Red Cross. Millions of loyal Americans
will pledge a part of each month's earnings during June,
July, August and Sept. 5100,000,000 must be contributed.
What Will You Do To Help?
Red Cross 2nd War Fund May 20-27
Hrery cent glvin to Itcd Cross War Fund socs for
Tho American lied Cross Is the largest and most
cftlclcnt organization for tho relief of Buffering that
the world has ever seen.
It Is mnde up almost entirely of volunteer work
ers. 10.000.000 unwlflsh Americans.
It Is tod.iy bringing relief to suffering humanity,
both military and civil, In CTcry war-torn Allied
It Is there to help our soldier boys In time of
Ily helping tho starring women and children In
the ruined district of Franco and Italy It (icrforma
a distinctly military sen Ice. A soldier who knows
that Ited Cross Is helping bis family flehU with
Tin dues Ited Cross help to win tho war.
Congress atilhnrlr.es It.
I'reslilent Wilson heads It.
The War Department audits Its accounts.
Your Army, your Navy, and )our Allies enthusi
astically endorse It.
Twenty two million Americans have Joined IL
J To Help Win The War
This Space is Patriotically Donated by
BECKER and BALLARD,
Mr. William Onstott sold to Mr.
B. Crank a cow for $50.
Mr. nnd Mrs, Ellslia Forbes wcro
week-end guests of relatives here
and nttended preaching Sunday.
Mr. Author I'rcston, who wus
thrown from a mule last Monday is
alio to be out.
Mr. nml Mrs. Elbert Jennings of
Little Hickman, were with relatives
here the latter part of the week.
Mr. C. W, Johnson was called to
Burgin last Tuesday by the death
of his brother, Mr. Hiram Johnson,
Mr. Otho Montgomery wife and
little daughter, of Frankfort were
with his parents, Mr. and Mm. P. W.
Montgomery last Wednesday.
Mr. V. N. Prcwitt of Ninu, was
In this vicinity Saturday night and
Sunday, and conducted a singing
at the church Saturday night.
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Montgomery
and children of Jessamine, wero the
guest of his mother, Mrs. Lourany
Montgomery, Saturduy night and
Misses Velma Thompson, Daisy
Duncan, Pelda Grow, Lucille Mont
gomery and Masters Wilberf nnd
Alvln Montgomery are victims of
Miss Kate Iloltzclaw and pupils
will givo n pie Bupper nt Locust
drove, Saturday evening, nt eight
oclock. Proceeds to be used for
the benefit of the Bchool. Every
Mr A. T. Scott has purchased a
new Pord Sedan.
Tho Bryantsvillo High School
Mrs. B. C. Hose expects to leave
soon for n trip to Indianapolis.
Hon. J. llogan Ballard was in
Frankfort on business, Tuesday,
Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Hulett were
hosts at an elegant dinner Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Drane and
Mrs. Norman Grow spent Friday In J
Several from hero are attending
the District W. C T. U. Convention
Misses Myrtle and Mnttie Camp
bell spent the week-end in Danville
Mr. llogan Italian) sold some
shoats, averaging about 110 lbs., at
20c, to Mr. II. G. King.
Mr. nnd Mrs. Lcm Tenter nnd
children, of Lancaster, spent Sun
day with Mrs. W. It. Swope.
Mr. und Mrs. A. U. Swope are ie
ceiving congratulations over the ar
rival of a handsome son, Sunday.
MLuther Brooks, who left last
week for Port Thomas, has been
sent to a training Camp In Georgia.
Dr. B. C. liose and his father, Mr.
G. B. Hose, have returned from a
stay In Philadelphia and LouisWIlo.
Hon. J, llogan Ballard" spent the
week-end in Cincinnati, where ho
went to attend the "Shriners" Con
vention. Mr. A- T. Scott expects to leave
.in a few days to visit his son, Mr.
Wllburn Scott, nt Camp Wadswortli
Misses Mnry Belle Halcomb mi l
I'uth Lane, Messrs Noah Marsee Ji,
and Harold Scott motored to Lex
A card from Mr. Thomas Arm
strong, who formerly lived here,
has been received, saying that, !u
had arrived safely in Prance.
Mr. Clay Parks has purchased a
"Dairy Form" near Danville, nnd
will ttku possession the first of the
year. Ho having sold his farm here
to Mr. Allen Sadler. '
Mrs. C C Becker and guest, Mrs.
C C, Payne, of Jclfersonsvillc, Ind.
have returned from a visit to Mrs.
Beckers sister, Mrs. John Peters, of
Mackville. Mrs. Payne was former
ly Miss Clara Bennett, who is well
known und very popular here.
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