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♦ • Society and Local /j| Have Your C lot'hes Cleaned and Pressed —AT tahe— Capital City Pantatoriu m Monthly Terms Given. J. W. SLAUGHTER, Proprietor. Phones: O d 535, New 99 109 South F>ur.,h Sorest. G-RADy --WEBSTER, The Fine Tonsorial Artists. Has the best barbers. The quickest barbers. Gives tiie best service. Everything kept in a Sanitary Condition We cater to tire public but not to boisterousness 821 East Washington St. See Mitchell, the Chiropodists. Wa Hoo Tonic. Dr. Fleury’s Wa Hoo Tonic is gaining a wide reputation—it is unsurpassed for a home remedy and should be in every house hold—for sale by all druggists. Try a bottle. Will invigorate the entire body. The O E. Star held their an. nual services at Zion church last Sunday evening. The auditori. u 1 was crowded and Rev. Wil liams delivered an able sermon. Tne Society was escorted by the order of Knight Templars and master masons of this city. The collection was donated to the church Club Notes The mother’s Section of the Woman’s club will be entertained by their Chairman, Mrs. Koie Hunter, Monday at 2.30 p. m All members cordially invited. A program will be rendered. On the 4th Sunday in June the Sewing Circle of New Hope Bap tist church will come down and quilt for the H >me, under the an spices of ihe Philanthropic sec hod. Mrs. Lucy Young hostess of the occasion Tne publice cor. dially invited to assist in sewing and aiding the Home in any way they wish. Date June 25. Mortuary. Jackson- the infant son of Ru fus Jabkson died June 3 at their home, 1348 Ledlie Av. decedent Is survived by his parents, one brother and sf-ter. Union church is going through repairs- Rev. Mauuel has done a great work here, uniting fore, es and showing results—these kind of men must be praised aud honored. Get a bottle of Wa iioo Tonic. Hair Straightening. Mrs. L E Mark'dale’s “Wonder ful Hair Beauty-' cleanses the scalp entirely of Dandruff and promotes the growth and luxuriance of the hair. Call and see her. Her prices for shampooning and straightening the hair are reasmable. On notice will call at your residence. Address, 1616 S. 17th St. Maybe "Mr. Riftiis” is a ghost —you people who believe in ‘•spirits,” be careful. T. Bailey of Bloomington, is in the city visiting his mother and friends. Mr. Clairborne of Bloomington arrived in the city this week. Mrs. C. H. Jones aud Con stance, were in Decatur this weak. H. A. Watkins of Decatur was in the city this week on business. Mrs. W esley Edwards lias gone to Chicago. H. H. of Ruth after their ser. mon tomorrow, will take a car ’o th ^ cemetery and decorate the graves of their deceased inmates Mrs. Sallie A. Rose. The New BoardiDg House. Mrs. Sallie A. Rose bas opened a first-class board and rooming hous< at 713J4 East Washington St. and purposes to run it first-class or not at all. It is a much needed tiling— ! it is located over the fruit store and not over a saloon, as are so mam places along this street, site has meal tickets for sale and will hi glad to have the patronage of tin ' public. The annual service fmld at Pleasant Grove Baptist, church by the Woman’s club, last Sun. day, was largely attended. I was showtn that the Woman’s club by iis influence and active work, has succeeded in aiding the Home to the enormous sum of $1875.75. cash other than 2(Jl. 75. PETER MYERS & CO. Probably the most satisfactory store from which purchases are made in Springfield, is Petsr Myers & Co., the illuminated, high grade gents' furnisher, on Nor h side square. The goods all of the latest styles and best qual ity—we failed to find a single complaint from people who said. “1 bought this from Peter My ers.” Subscribe for the Forr**' A Slriclly firsl-Class Rooming House. Also Boarding Meal Tickets—21 meals ($3.00) By the day or Week. Rates on Application. Very Convenient. Well ventilated and Cool A Fine Location and Desirable. Old 'Phone. 4074 713^ E Washington st. Mrs. Sallie A. Rose, Prop. Get a Milwaukee Dustless Brush and save your curtains and upholster ed furniture. These brus><»s rt-i11 sweep Caip'ts, Linoleum, T.le and Hard wood floors cleaner ihanbroom. or carpet sweeper and raise. No dust For demonstration, ,Phone or write, WILLIAM Jfi. FISOH, 942 Spring St. Springfield, III. Old ’Phone 408:i. Agents Wanted. DR. FRANK FLEUR Y’S Wa HooTonic SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS Also at 300-302 E. Monroe street Neal & Brown’s Restaurant 728 E. Washington St. in new quarters. Now one of the best in city To our new quarters, we extend a spe cial invitation to the public. OUR MOTTO: To give the best meal; the bestserv Iices and the best and most courteous attention to patrons.. Regular Meals a specialty. Short orders served 21 meals by ticket. $0 00. Out of city trade solicited. We are prepared to serve for banquets and socials on request. NEAL & BROWN, Proprietresses. WMTED-A RIDER AGENT S3S sample Latest Model “Ranger” bicycle furnished by us. Our agents everywhere are making money fast. Write for full particulars ami special offer at once. NO MONEY REQUIRED until you receive and approve of your bicycle. We ship to anyone, anywhere in the U. S. without a cent deposit in advance, prepay freight, and allow TEN DAYS’ FREE TRIAL during which time you may ride the bicycle and put it to any test you wish. If you are then not perfectly satisfied or do not wish to Keep the bicycle snip it back to us at our expense and vow will not be out one cent. EAOTADV pniftrc We furnish the highest grade bicycles it is possible to make mU I Uni rHIUEw at one small profit above actual factory cost. You save $10 to $25 middlemen's profits by buying direct of us and have the manufacturer's guar antee behind your bicycle. DO NOT BUY a bicycle or a pairof tires from anyone at any price until you receive our catalogues and learn our unheard of factory prices and remarkable special offers to ruler agents. VAII Ufll I DC ACTAIIICUCn when you receive our beautiful catalogue and ■ UU WILL DC AulvUlullCII study our superb models at the wonderfully low Prices we can make you this year. We sell the highest grade bicycles for less money than any other factory. We are satisfied with #1.00 profit above factory cost. _BICYCLE DEALERS, you can sell our bicycles under your own name plate at double'"' 'our prices. Orders filled the day received. SECOND BAND BICYCLES. We do not regularly handle second hand bicycles, but usually have a number on hand taken in trade by our Chicago retail stores. These we clear out ’promptly at prices ranging from SW to or 1SIO. Descriptive bargain lists mailed free. AAA6TCD DDAWCC single wheels, Imported roller olmfiiH and pedals, parts, repairs and UUAd I tn-Dn AIVLO, equipment of all kinds at half the usual retail prices. |0 HEDGE RN* PUNCTURE-PROOF SELF-HEA G TIRES The regular retail price of these tires is $$.50 per pair, but to introduce we will mihle tuii'rtnrid.XOlcashwith order $4 AS). NO MORE TROUBLE FROM PUNCTURES NAILS, Tacks or Glass will not let the air out. Sixty thousand pairs sold last year. Over two hundred thousand pairs now in use. DESCRIPTION: Made in all sizes. Itislively and easy riding, very durable and lined inside with a special quality of rubber, which never becomes porous and which closes up small punctures without allow- Notice the thick rubber tread ing theairtoescape. We have hundreds of letters from satis- „A„ aild p„„cture strips “li" fiedcustomersstating that their tires haveonly been pumped and ,. U(.. alHO rj,n strip *‘11” uponceor twice ilia whole season. They weigh no more than pr„Vent rim cutting. Tills an ordinary tire, the puncture resistingqualitiesbeinggiven t|re wpi outlast any other bv several lavers of thin, specially prepared fabric oil the mske-SOFT, ELASTIC aud tread. Tlieregular priceof these tires is$S.5oper pair,but for EASY HIDING, advertising purposes we are making a special factory price to — . . . , . „ _ _ the rider of onl / $4.80 per pair. All orders shipped same day letter is received. We ship C. O. D. on approval You do not pay a cent until you have examined and found them strictly ns represented. We will allow a cash discount of 5 per cent (thereby making the price #4.55 per pair) if you send FULL CASH WITH ORDER and enclose this advertisement. We will also send one nickel plated brass hand pump. Tires to be returned at OUltexpeiise if for any reason they are not satisfactory on examination. We are perfectly reliable and money sent to us is as safe as in a bank If you order a pair of these tires, you will find that they will rule easier, run faster, wear better last longer and look finer than anv tire vou have ever used or seen at any price. We know that you will be so well pleased that when you want a bicycle you will give us your order. We want you to send us a trial order at once, hence this remarkable tire offer. _____ — 0 don't buy anv kind at any price until you send for a pair of YOU NEEiM # friCO Hedgethorn Puncture-Proof tires on approval and trial at the special introductory price quoted above; or write for our big Tire aud Sundry Catalogue which describes and quotes all makes and kinds of tires at about half the usual prices. descriDesunuqu but write us a postal todav. DO NOT THINK OE BUYING a bicycle OO NOT Vr/i#r or a pair of tires from anyone until yen know the new and wonderful offers we are making. It only costs a postal to learn everything. Write it NOW. J. L. MEAD CYCLE COMPANY, CHICAGO, ILL.