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The Greatest Razor Strop of the Century THE SUPERIOR RAZOR STROP Superior Brand Over one million of my. Razor Strops now in use. in America and Europe. The greatest Razor Strop of the century. is, without a doubt or question, the most intelli gent conception and the most enterprising endeav or ever put forth to master* the highest problem in Ra zor Strop manufacturing. The Superior Razor Strop has thrilled the shaving public on two continents, and has baffled the most skilled artists in the Bar bers’ world. Buy one to day and make shaving a pleasure. Write for our Book on Facial Treatment, sent on application. We refer with pride to our latest creation, The Superior Razor Strop, which is a consummated achievement of a tonsor ial genius, and is the re sult of twenty years’ trial, experimenting, and practical knowledge. The Superior Razor Strop practically marks a new era in American Razor Strop manufacturing. The method and care which is exercised in the manufac ture of this Strop is the limit of human ingenuity. One of the most benefi cial treatments is applied to this production, which is our secret chemical mixture. This mixture penetrates the air spaces betw’een the molecules and contracts the pores of the leather to the utmost, ” at the same time killing every germ inhabitant of the animal skin. Aft#- being carried through our famous antisep tic piocess, the closest grain possible is produced. Increasing knowledge and modern science have proven, without a doubt, that closeness of grain produces the finest cutting edge obtainable. The high standard and efficiency of this Strop is maintained by Mr. Haynes rigid system of personal inspection of every Strop during the successive stages "f its manufacture. The durability and practical utility of the Superior Razor Strops has passed beyond a question able stage into a demonstrated fact. We will send prepaid to any part of the United States ONE PAIR OF SUPER IOR RAZOR STROPS AND ONE SUPERIOR RAZOR FOR $2.50, or $1.35 EACH. Do not send money in letter, re mit by Postal, Check or Express Money Order Payable to „ Each Strop bears the name of H. C. Haynes. -I™. The Haynes Razor Strop Co. 335 Broadway Street, - New York, N. Y. Mention The Forum or send order to The Forum 305£ S. 6m St.. Springfield, III. MRS. J. F. THOMPSON FALLS FROM LADDER—BREAKS LIMB. Last Tuesday, Mrs. J. F. Thompson, while hanging curtains in her home, K15 1-2 E. Washington street, fell and broke her leg. The ambulance was quickly summoned and the injured lady hurried to St. John’s hospital, where the wounds were treated. At this writ ing, Thursday, Mrs. Thompson is get ting along as well as could be expected. It is hoped that the injury will not prove serious, and that Mrs. Thompson will have a speedy recovery. Mr. J. E. Thompson and wife have the sympathy of their many friends, who wish her a speedy recovery. Mrs. James Grady is contem plating a trip to Princeiou, Ky. in the near future. The P. W, A Club and the Willing Workers Club will give a joint entertainment at the Pleasant Grove Baptist church August 25th. Prof. Borden preached an ex cellent sermon at Zion Baptist church last Sunday nighi. Rev. S. L. Adams, of Champaign preached at 11 a m. Both ser vices were well alterded. The choir rendered splendid music urder the direction of Mrs. Nan uie Watts Robinson, organist. Rev. G. C. Mason. President of the Wood River S. S. Conven tion preached at the Pleasant Grove Baptist church. Sunday at 11a. m. Rev. W. P. Hdl of Paris, 111., preached at the even ing service- Both sermons were excellent. The Rev. Mrs. Bates and dau ghter are spending a few days in Quincy with her husband, The entertainment given by the Pastor’s White Apron Club of the Pleasaut Grove Baptist church was a great success. UNION BAPTIZING. There will be a union baptizing at the fair grounds, Sunday, July 19, un der the auspices of the following three churches of the city: Union Baptist, New Hope, and Pleasant Grove. All three of these churches have candi dates to be baptized. Services will be held at each of the churches at 10:30 a. m. At the close of the morning service, all will go immediately to the fair grounds and eat their dinners. At 2:30 p. m. there will be a service held in the amphitheatre building, at which time Dr. S. G. Manuel, of Union church, will preach the doctrinal ser mon, after which they will go to the water, where all three of the pastors of the above named churches will bap tize their candidates. Services in the various churches at 8:00 p. m. as us ual. Truly, this will be a great sight. All are welcome. Special cars for you. Come to the morning service. Subscribe for tbe Forr— TIME TABLE OF THE SPRINGFIELD CONSOLIDATED RAILWAY CO. Cars leave Fifth and Monroe streets is follows: For North Fifth street every 10 min utes from 6:00 a. m. until 11:20 p. m. Owl cars at 11:40 p. m., 12:07 and 12:30 a. m. For South Fifth street every 10 minutes from 6:05 a. m. until 11:25 p. m. Owl cars at 11:45 p. m., 12:07 and 12:30 a. m. For South Second street every 12 minutes from 6:00 a. m. until 11:24 p. m. Owl cars at 11.48 p. m., 12:00 midnight and 12:24 a. m. For North Seventh street every 12 minutes from 6:00 a. m. until 11:24 p. m. Owl cars at 11:48 p. m. and 12:24 a. m. For Spring and Ea«t. Carpenter street every 12 minutes from 6:08 a. m. until 11:20 p. m. Owl cars at 11:44 p. m., 12:08 and 12:30 a. m. For South Grand avenue every 16 minutes from 6:22 a. m. until 11:22 p. m. Owl cars at 11:45 p. m., 12:07 amf 12:30 a. m. For Lawrence avenue every 12 min utes from 6:00 a. m. until 11.36 p. m. Owl cars at midnight and 12:30 a. m. For East Capitol avenue every 12 minutes from 6:12 a. m. until 11:36 p. m. Owl cars at midnight and 12:30 a. m. For North Ninth street every 12 minutes from 6:30 a. m. until 11:24 p. m. For West Washington street every 15 minutes from 6:00 a. m. until 11:15 p. m. Owl cars a til:45 p. m. and 12:07 a. m. For Governor street every 15 min utes from 6:07 a. m. until 11:32 p. m. Owl cars at 12:30 a. m. For South Eighth street every 15 minutes from 6:00 a. m. until 11:30 p. m. Owl cars at 11.37 and 11:52 p. m., and 12:30 and 12:52 a. m. Cars leave Fifth and Washington: For South Eleventh street every 15 minut® from 6:07 a. m. until 11:52 p. m. Owl cars at 12:22 and 12:52 i. m. For Rutledge street every 15 min jtes from 6:07 a. m. until 11:22 p. m Owl cars at 11:52 p. m. and 12:22 i. m. April 4, 1908. 3 i Wj,!;kia3 Agent, Haworth Building. WANTED IN DECATUR, 300 READERS OF THE FORUM. We want to make it a credit to De catur. We will do it. Telephone or bring all business to Harvey Watkins, Advertising Solicitor. Papers can be found here for sale at all times—sample copies free. Oth er colored literature on hand. Call at this office for type-writing, short hand and general stenographic work. 305 % So. 6th St. Old phone 998. ILLINOIS TRACTION SYSTEM. Bast Bound for Decatur. Clinton and all Intermediate points. •5:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m 6:00 a.m. +12:00 noon. +6:0# p.m. 7:90 a.m. 1:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. +8:00 a.m. +2:00 p.m. *8:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. *9:00 p.m +10:00 a.m. +4:00 p.m. *11:00 p.m Springfield 6. Northeastern Traction Co. Northbound. Southbound. Southbound for Carltnville, Gillespie, Staunton, Litchfield. Edwardsville, Gran ite Citv and St. Louis. °5:00 am +9:00 am +1:00 pm +6:00 pm +6:00 am +10:00 am +2:00 pm °6:20pm °6:20 am °10:20 am *2:20 pm +7:00 pm +7:00 am +11:00 am +3:00 pm +8:00 pm +8:00 am +12:00 noon +4:00 pm °9:00 pm ' +5:00 pm *11:25 pm *11:30 pm °Local cars. +T,i*nlted cars, stopping at towns only. * Sleeper. § Limited cars, making all stops. lyDaily exsept Sunday. Corrected May 4. 1908. Cars leave Springfield for Lincoln: +5, 7, 9 and 11 a. m.; 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11+5P a.nm., daily except Sunday. NO^> ■ lV eoiDxafl ) FURNISHED or UNFURNISHED ROOMS For light housekeeping, Prepared to take 15 or more regular roomers. Mrs. M. J. McKinney and Husband, 11006 Sherman St., Lincoln, Illinois.