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J.' W. McKinney, merchant
tailor has re-opened business at 116 South Seventh Sir., prepar ed to do all work of4the kind. TIME TABLE Northbound. Arrive. Depart. •Alton Limited .11:53 am 11:63 am •Prairie State Express.. 2:45 pm 2:45pm •Bloomington Accom .. Starts 6:00 pm tOapital City-Fiver. 8:35 pm Stops •Palace Express .12:20 am 12:20 am •Midnight Special . 2:43 am 2:43 am •Atlantic Express-Chi . Starts 7:00 am •St. I^ouis Accom. 11:35 am 11:36 am •Spfld-Eldred Accom ..10:35 am Stops •Sunday Special .10:45 pm Stop® Southbound. Arrive. Depart. •St. TiOuis Express. 3:25 am 3:25 am •Midnight Special . 5:05 am 6:06 am tCapital City Flyer .... Starts 9:16am •Bloomington Accom .. 9:09am Stops sSpfld-St. Louis Accom. Starts 6:30 am •irairie State Express.. 2:35pm 2:35pm •Alton Limited . 4:1G pm 4:16 pm •Chicago Accom . 8:40 pm Stops •Spfld-Eldred Accom .. Starts 6:00 pm ■Sunday Special . Starts 7:16 pm Peor'a Division. Arrive. Depart. •Peoria ccom . 9:10 am Stops t Peoria Express . 4:00 pm Stops fPeoria Accom . Starts 3:10 pm •Peoria Express . Starts 6:46 am sSunday Special . Starts 6:30 pm ■Sunday Special . 9:00 pm Stopa C. Sr A. INTERURBAN SERVICE. Springfield-Lincoln Interurbans leave Sprirfefield at 9:40 a. m., 12 p. m., dally. Springficld-I.lncoln Interurbans arrive at Springfield at 11:60 a. in., 6:50 p.m., dally. •Daily. fDaily ex. Sunday. sSunday only. For folders, rates and further informa tion call upon or address D. O. CAMPBELL. Tioket Agent Chicago St Alton Ry., Springfield, III. RAILWAY TIME TABLES. Depot Tenth, between Washington and Jet (arson streets. Going Raat. • Arrive Depart •Buffalo Fast Mall. 2:15 am 2:16 am •Chicago Express . Starts 7:30 am •Continental Limited .9:45 am 9:50 am aLafayette Accom . Starts 1:40 pm •Decatur Acrom . 4:30 pm 5:15 pm •New York Express.10:00 pin 10:05 pm Going West. Arrive Depart •Kansas City Express. 6:50 am 5:55 am •Clayton Accom . 8:41 am 8:44 am •8prlngfleld Accom .11:35 am Stops •Kansas Clty-Denver Lim. 12:30 pm 12:35 >pm •Continental Limited .5:45 pm 5:50 pm eChlcago-Sprlngfleld Exp. 9:10 pm Stops •Dally. aDatly oxcept Sunday. ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILWAY. Taking affect Sunday, December 4. Northbound. Arrive Depart •Diamond Special .12:36 am 12:48 am Midnight Limited . 2:42 em 2:45 am •Chicago Expreee . 7:81 art Northern 111. Express.11:25 am 11:30 am •Daylight Special . 2:4o pm 2'48 pm •8*. Louis A Sp'fld Accom. 8:45 pm Stops Southbound. Arrive. Depart RnArla! .1*50 am 8:55 UB •Midnight Limited . 4:45 am 4:50 am •8t. Louis A Sp'fld Accom. Starts 7:00 am •Daylight Special.5:05 pm 6:10 pm •8t. Loula Express. 6:3G pm 6:36 pm •Chlcngo Mall .10:25 am Stops •Dally. aDally except Sunday. B. At 0. S. W. RAILWAY ■astbound Trains. Arrive Depart. •Royal Blue Limited. 7:30 um T:30 am •Wash A New York Lim.. Starts 8:00 pm •Beardstown A Pons Ac-3:25 pm 3:25 pm Munday Passenger . 8:00 pm 8:00 pm W’cstbound Trains. •Royal Blue Limited....... 7:25 pm 7:26 pm •WaBh. A New York Lim.. 8:30 am Stope •Pane A Beardstown Ac..10:30 am 10:30 am Sunday only . 8:50 am 8:50 am •Dally. aDally, except Sunday. bSunday. C. , P. At ST. L. RAILWAY. To and from Peoria. Arrive. Depart Dally Express .8:10 pm 12:10 pm Dally Mall .11:00 am 1:40 pm Dally Mail . 8:55 pm 7:26 am To and from St. Loula. Arrive. Depart Dally Bxpraw .12:10 pm 8:10 pm Dally ea. Sunday, A seem.. 0:20 pm 8:M am The Stalwart Pro tective League. Meets First Monday of each Month at Odd Fellow's Hall, South Fifth Street. R. S. DONALDSON, Pres. DR. J. H. MAGEE, Secy. Nicely Furnished Rooms. I am prepared to accommodate parties desiring nicely furnished rooms, only a few blocks from the square, or fur ther out. Rooms kept in perfect order—good attention given that you may be pleased. Apply at 1207 E. Washington Street, Springfield, Illfhois. MRS. BELL JACKSON, Prop. • Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Barton of Bloomington arrived in the city last Frid iy and were the guests of friends and the camp for sev eral days. Mrs. Bar on left Wed nesday for Centralia. Mesdames Golden and Fisher are the guests at Camp Lincoln this week, Mrs. Golden being the guest of Mrs. R. A. Byrd, So. College St. Miss Cora J. Ball, of Qunicy, arrived'Wednesday; and will be the guest of Mrs. Capt Byrd, going from here to Chicago and Elgin 111 Summer School at Ambidoxtor. Persons desiring to review any stud ies in the co union branches cr to continue their studies during the summer, consult the undersigned Hours of recital can be arranged to suit your convenience. It ismectssa ry that we be well versed in Arith metic and Grammar in order that we may calculate and speak and read correctly For further information, call over new phone or write, Jar B. Walker, iAmbidexter Institute. 902 So. 12 St. Springflield, Illinois. Parties will please enter into ne business transactions for this paper with anyone save authorized agents See E. Tj. Rogers for the best sick and accident policies. $10 per week when sick or hurt. Get in the reading habit—Colored papers are for sale at: J. E. Thomp son, L. F. Osborne's Pool Room, The Pekin Cafe, Brown & Neal’s Restau rant, Elk I. Cafe. At these places you can secure the New York Age. Boston Guardian, The Freeman, Richmond Planet, The Voice, The Colored Amer ican Magazine, The Forum, Etc. - ILLINOIS TRACTION SYSTEM. Blast Bound for Decatur, Clinton and all Intermediate points. •5:09 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. 9:90 a.m. 112:09 noon. 16:00 p.m. 7:09 a.m. 1:90 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 18:09 a.m. 12:00 p.m. *8:00 p.m. 9:09 a.m. 3:00 p.m. '9:00 p.m. 110:09 a.m. 14:00 p.m. *11:00 p.m. Springfield A Northeastern Traction Ca. Northbound. Southbound. 6:00 am 3:30 pm 5:00 am 3:30 pm 6:30 am 5:00 pm 6:30 am 6:00 pm * 00 am 6:30 pm 8:00 am 6:30 pm 10:00 am 8:00 pm 10:00 am 8:00 pm 12:00 noon 11:90 pm 12:00 noon 11:00 pm 2:00 pm 2:00 pm Southbound, for Carlinville, Gillespie, Staunton, Litchfield. Edwardsville, St. Louis, and all intermediate points: *5:00 am *10:00 am 3:00 pm 7:00 pm •6:00 am 11:00 am §4:00 pm §8:00 pm 7:00 am §12:00 noon 6:00 pm 9:00,pm §8:00 am 1:00 pm *6:00 pm 11:00 pm 9:00 am *2:00 pm 12 Midnight Sleeper •Daily except Sunday. tLlmited cars, stepping at tewas enly. ‘Limited cars, making all stops. §"Corn Belt Limited" to St. Louis. D*78T DIRT SMOKE CINDER* —■———— Lots For Sale | 1219 East Converse Ave.—6 rooms and bath, furnace and all of cellar cemented, cemented driveway, newly papered, hardwood floors, $3200; $300 cash, bal. $2800, $30 per month. 2308 East Pine, $950. 2304 East Pine, $1000. Several other buildings, ranging from $1000 to $5000. $300 cash, bal. $16 per month. . See E. L. ROGERS. Wilson’s New Place Rwiaurant Fine Cigars Staple and Fancy Groceries and Ice Cream Regular Meals and Short Orders Homemade Pies—Candies Morris Wilson. Proprietor. esr. 11 aad Madisan. “It is no benefit to have given me something, but it is a benefit to have enabled me ts obtain something for ■yself.”—Emerson. Prof essiona.1. Dr.C.H. JONES, Contractor - Builder Real E.»ta.te Rentals and Loans. Manager Peerless Ideal Portrait Co Business Letters, Deeds. Wills and Mortgages drawn. All business confidential. Office: 118 South Seventh Street. BELL PHONES: Res. 2595 r 3 Office, main 3437. MORTON’S SALOON 817 E. Washington St. Choice Wines, Liquors and Cigars. SCHLITZ BEER 8 J MOHTON, - G. J. BEAKD, Proprietor, Dispenser. STAR THEATRE. Open Every N ight Best Vaudeville Seen in the City. Prices: lUC 'Ols, box seats, 25c. 811 E Washington St. Springfield, Illinois ROY SEELEY, Attorney at Law. 523^ North Side Square. Both Phones 1503 Dr. S. A. WARE, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS. OFFICE:—6271^ East Adams street HOURS: 10 a. m. to 12 m. 2 p. m. to 4 p. m. 7 p. m. to 9. Phones: Calls promptly made. Subscribe for the Forum. —.' , ... - .. -... ,-a* Mrs. W. L. Jones and nephew of Chicago, after spending a few days with their husband and un cle, returned last Sunday for the windy city. Anyone sending a sketch and description may aalckly ascertain onr opinion free whether as. Invention Is probably patentable. Communlca ttous strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patent* sent free. Oldest agency for aecurlng patents. Patents taken through Munu A Co. receive special notice, without charge, in the Scientific American. A handsomely Illustrated weekly. I.argest cir culation of any sclent Hie journal. Terms, $3 a year; four mouths, 91. bold by all newsdealers. Mir no "ay f’ vork For Home-Made • Cakes, Pies, Cookies, And a first-class meal, • patronize BROUN & NEILL’ Restaurant /26 East Washington Street Regular eals, 20c SUNDAYS: 25c. The Forom’g Staff. E. L. Rogers, Editor-in-Chief and Business Mgr. Will H. Barbour, Asst. Editor. MISS JOSEPHINE SNOWDEN. Proof Reader and Stenographer. ¥■ ~ * *. Office Clerk, Book keeper and Collector. Springfield. Miss Allene White, Contributor. Mrs. E. L. White, Contributor Miss Nannie Davis, Petersburg. H. A. Donegon, Lincoln. Miss Daisy Wilkins, Decatur Edit ress and Agent. MISS BLANCHE HOAGLAND, Bloomington Agent and Correspondent. MISS JESSIE M. WATKINS, Villa Ridge. Address matter for the paper to The Forum, 305% So. Sixth St. Matters of business or information to E. L. Rogers, Mgr. The Clubs, Social and Otherwise. Ladies’ Sunlight Social, meets every Wednesday at the residences of its members, discusses art, culinary, and home circle questions. St. Paul Sewing Circle meets ev y Thursday at Lecture room of St. Paul church, discusses all important home circle questions. Mothers’ Literary, meets every month, auxiliary to St. Paul Sewing Circle. The Woman’s Club, meets every week, is the oldest club—has been and is a rescue club for the fallen, • philanthropic agency, this club has a social and juvenile section, Mrs. C. H. Morgan is president, Mrs. Higgin botham is chairman, of the social sec tion; Miss Clara Blackwell is press reporter for this club. The None-Such, is a social club among the younger society folk— meets every Thursday. The Don’t Worry, is a club composed of the elderly married ladies—meets weekly. Lodges and their meeting nights and place of meeting will be carried for 25c the month. We have all man ner of lodges here.