ir Y ou'll
' If you are not now using Utah
Idaho Sugar you will do so even
tually. Not meroly on account of
loyalty to a home product, but
because this sugar will completely
gar produced in the world. You
can always depend on its quality,
because a standard has been at
tained in its manufacture that
does not vary.
Form the habit of saying
Utah-Idaho Sugar is as pure,
"Utah-Idaho, please," when or
as white and as sweet as any- su
ASICS. $4,000,000 BUDGET.
The' 'budgets'' of various state de
partments and institutions tp be pre
8ei)ted,to the next legislature will call
for 'ovOf ^4,000,000 in appropriations.
TheS«t''budgets are either made up or
£ Ulbe 'before the old year is over,
any of them call for increased appro
priations over those of two years ago.
■The', items will go before the general
appropriations committee of the house
of representatives for carving. That
is safe to perdict when the attitude of
formpr legislatures is considered, lead
ers in state affairs predict.
Up t6 ' Saturday the following de
partments and institution budgets were
made public, those departments left
tllank not as yet having been heard
State board of education ....$ 40,000.00
University of Idaho ............ 526,975.08
Lewiston Normal ................. 205,790.00
.Idaho Technical institute— 201,530.00
Industrial Training school.... 140,000.00
Deaf and Blind school ....:..... 135,610.00
Albion Normal ................2.....: 166,425.00
Other State Institutions
Soldiers' home .....................
Blackfoot Asylum .................. 115,000.00
• Orofino Asylum ...............
. State Sanitarium ....................
• (Governor ................................. 26,500.00
Secretary of state .................. 36,450.00
Treasurer ..... 41,000.00
'Attorney general ...................
line inspector ........................
täte engineer ........................ 53,000.00
ssurance commissioner ....... 13,800.00
ate veterinarian ................ 51,700.00
oard of land commissioners
ank examiner .... 26,995.00
Cdjutunt general ................... 50,000.00
! orticultural • inspector ........
istorical society ,....... 4,500.00
.■raveling library ..................
Irani! Army headquarters....
oard of health ...................... 22,130.00
täte chemist .............-..........
'^'Public Utilities comimssion.. 75,000.00
8 Xava Hot springs...................
Board of equalization ..........
''f Capitol building & grounds.. 50,000.00
J&Y'ure food department .......... 20,000.00
flf'State highway commission 1,500,000.00
"Look Pa, How
Wor ks I"
r> £ifta Tour Com Bight OS.
v "Ever In your life see a corn coma
out like that? Look at the true skin
underneath—smooth as the palm of
fell now look at that! Off comes That
Peaky Corn as Slick as a Whistle.
"'i ' The earth is blessed with the one,
'■' •Impie, painless, never-falling rem
"*<ly that makes millions of corn-pes
+ tered people happy, and that's "GETS
IT'. Apply it In 3 seconds. It dries.
Some people jab and dig at their
corns with kniverf and razors—wrap
their toes in packages with ban
dages or Fticky tape, make them red
and raw with salves. Nothing like
this with "GETS-IT." Your corn
Joosens—you lift It off. There's
Nothing to press on the corn, or hurt.
Angels couldn't ask for more. Try it
tonicht on any corn, callus or wart.
"GETS-TT" is sold and recom
mended by druggists everywhere. 25c
bottle, or sent on rt ceipt of prico
E. Lawrence & Co., Thlcago, 111.
is Blackfoot and recommended as
world's best cars remedy by the
PALACE DRUG STORE
COMMON JUSTICE, THAT'S ALL.
There is no famine in this country and
no lack of the necessities of life. The
field's- bave iïèver produced more abund
antly. There is no scarcity of food,
but there is a scarcity of money with
which to buy it. Perhaps a fairer way
of putting it is that the supply of mon
cy is apparently curtailed because of
its decreased buying power. It's a ease
of the Aost of living being higher pro
portionately than the earning capacity
of the average person. No law can suc
ceed the law of supply and demand,
and the less law we have affecting our
households the better off we will be;
but something can be done to preserve
a parellel between prosperity and prices,
to keep the producer and the consumer
in closer touch and, in those eastern
centers where food is cornered by stor
age concerns, to draw a line at fair
profits—making them liberal at that.
All this can be done by application of
the fundamentals bound, up in one
•word—' ' justice. ' '—Capital News.
BET CONGRESS BREAK
THE FUEL FAMINE
The high price of coal and the coal
famines in some states ought to in
terest people in water power develop
The seizure of oil lands by the gov
ernment and federal prosecutions to
restrict oil production adds to the cost
Water power development in the west
is also held up by the failure of con
gress to provide legislation to allow
capital to enter this field.
Conservation policies dictated by the
eastern theorists seem to have a stran
gle hold on the west and the whole na
The presidents of four transcontinen
tal railroads have just been inspecting
the electrified mountain divisions of
the C. M. & St. P. railroad with an eve
to electrifying the roads.
Congress should release the electric
power, heat and light in the wasting
water powers—that would be real con
servation of coal and oil.
The Shields bill applies to many
parts of the country and parts of the
Tho Ferris bill as amended in the
senate has many objections but would
be better than no legislation on water
WHY THAT LAME BACK?
That morning lameness—those sharp
pains when bending or lifting, make
work a burden and rest impossible.
Don't be handicapped by a bad back—
look to your kidneys. You will make
no mistake by following this Blackfoot
resident 's emample.
Walter S. Callister, R. F. D. No. 1,
Blackfoot, says: ''The endorsement I
gave Doan's Kidney Pills in October,
1907 still holds good. One whole sum
mer I was afflicted with a constant,
dull pain across my right kidney and
side. It continued to grow worse and
I became practically helpless. In a
short time Doan 's Kidney Pills eured
me. ' '
Price 50c, at all dealers. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy—get
Doan 's Kidney Pills—the same that
cured Callister. Fqster Milburu Co.,
Props, Buffalo, N. Y.
M Iff/LOSSES SORELY PKYBfTEl
DLALIV WERE ,umE# wu *
N| fresh, reliable;
HI H S western stock*
M a turn, bee.' ise they
■ protect where other
y Write for booklet and testi modal*.
10-dOMpk*. Black!«* Pill*, $1.00
504ms pk*. Vacua* fills. $4.00 ,
Use any Injector, but Cutter* s simplest and strong*
The superiority of Cutter products is due to ore*
years of specializing in VACCINBS And SKRl'
ONLY. Insist ON CUTTIES. II ti nohta i n e l
Iks Cuttar labaratsnr. Bartolay. CsmanOa
Influence of Far Countries
In Our Modem Dress
ACCESSORIES SEEN IN THE STORES
New York, December 27, 1916. —
osmopolitan New York grows more
cosmopolitan daily. Even us her doors
are open to those from the most distant
parts of the world, so are the minds of
her fashion designers open to receive
ideas from the four corners of the earth.
Whatever may be turned to good ac
count is quickly utilized and brought
before the public for the world of fash
ionable woman to pass on. •
The very latest influence in dress has
come from the far east. Japanese and
Chinese embrodicries and like effects
have come in for recognition and have
taken quite an important position in the
world of fashion.
Showing tho Oriental Influence.
Many of the windows of the best
shops are now displaying the real Japa
nose and Chinese garments with their
rick silks and gorgeous colorings. Most
of us, however, are content to admire
these beautiful costumes in the windows.
No one has yet appeared on Fifth ave
nue arrayed in the true costume from
the land of the cherry blossom. But
many have been seen in costumes show
ing the Oriental influence, such as the
sketch above illustrates.
Another country from which has
come inspiration for some of the present
styles in Spain. The red and black com
bination worn by the dark-eyed senor
itas of that country is frequently used
with charming effect, especially iu semi
evening gowns. From Spain also have
come the beautiful fine lace scarfs or
mantilas which are now fashionable,
and the large combs for the hnir which
are used with the coiffucr that is dis
It is well known that from Russia,
also, we have received a great many con
tributions to the styles, not only in the
line of blouses and dresses, but in the
Russian turbans raised high in front.
Some of the turbans are worn with
chin straps, or ' ' brides, ' ' to which a viel
is often attached.
The Russian blouse dress, with a long
blouse reaching to the knee and falling
over a pleated skirt, is one of the best
liked stylos of the season. Sometimes
it is made with a high close-fitting col
lar, and again, the open neck with the
becoming sailor collar is used with it.
With the high collar and dosing at the
side, these dresses give very much the
impression of a suit. It has been ob
served of late that such dresses giving
the appearance of suits have been very
much worn at afternoon functions. A
waist with a short peplum sometimes
gives this effect, especially when the
dress is developed in velvet, velours, or
BACK «»»FROST LACED
We Have a'Complete
stock of the
uct ««»FROST LACID
are designed m accord with
the dictates °f Fashion and the
best ideas known to the f
Corset Makers art are /'j
incorporated in tbeir Construction "
Only $12? and up
JVe Sell and Recommend Them
Blackfoot Merc. Co.
Blackfoot, - - - Idaho
the other wool materials which are used
both for suits and dresses.
Accessories of Dress.
Now that it is the holiday senson,
all the dainty feminine accessories in
every form are displayed to the greatest
advantage in the stores. Bags of all
descriptions there are, for those are con
sidered a very necessary addition to the
wardrobe in these days. Bags of velvet,
suede, ribbon and beads are seen in such
a variety of colors and shapes that no
one can possibly have any difficulty in
selecting those that will harmonize with
her costumes. Of black velvet with a
band of Paisley placed at the bottom or
in the center, are some very attractive
round bangs finished with long silk tas
sels. Others show Chinese embroideries
in gold and colors. The bead embroid
ered bags of silk and velvet are still
popular. Silver mesh begs are also
Distinctly Russian in Effect.
Beaded girdles, ostrich fans wihch
are used for winter'balls and operas and
which come in all colors to match the
gowns with which they are used, anil
dainty neckwear are only a few of the
tempting accessories on display.
Lace neckwear with high collars and
long flowing jabots is again in style,
and those who never were able to wear
the low collar becomingly now have the
chance to revel in these. But the low
collars are still numerous, made of fine
linen, batiste, Georgette and net, em
broidered ever so daintily and edged
with lace for further decoration.
Lingerie was never so irrestible as
it is now. Of sheerest Georgette crepe
and silk voile in delicate colors are gar
ments of every type. Fine embroidered
underwear, of course, is always correct.
Wash satin and crepe de Chine are more
favored than, ever for lingerie materials.
A noted writer once suid: "Young
men think that old men are fools. Old
men know that young men are fools."
Ia which case, b'gad, wo must be a
pussel of darned fools.
In the Probate Court of Bingham Coun
ty, State of Idaho.
In the Matter of the estate of
Selina Stout, deceased. No. 423.
Notice is hereby given, by the un
dersigned, administrator of tho estate
of Selina Stout, deceased, to the credi
tors of and all persons having claims
against said deceased, to exhibit such
claims, with the necessary vouchers,
within ten months after the first pub
lication of this notice to the adminis
trator at the office of Ralph W. Adair,
attorney at law, in the court house, at
Rlackfuot, Bingham county, Idaho,
which said office the undersigned se
lects as his place of business in all
matters connected with said estate of
W. II. CURTIS,
Administrator of the cst
tate of Selina Stout.
Dated and first publication Decem
ber 21, 1916. Last publication Jan
uary 18, 1917.
GOOD FOR CONSTIPATION
Chambervain 's Tablets are excellent
for constipation. They are pleasant to
take, and mild and gentle iu effect. Ob
Strayed or Stolen—One gray gelding,
weighing between 1400 and 1500 lbs.
Fresh wire cut on front wf left hock.
One black gelding freshly castrated,
2 years old. Large and rangy. Had
halter on with about fifty feet of rope.
DR. V. C. WHITE.
THE NASTY WOODTICK.
The nasty woodtick's back again
To scatter spotted fever,
At least, that's what they say he does.
But I'm an unbeliever
He used to Vie a welcome guest
In homes that wore more scattered;
Tho chap that entertained him first
Felt highly flattered.
He was the surest, surest sign
Of summer in the making,
You'd never doubt his presence long.
Not that he was fakiilg.
It used to make the youngsters glad
To feel his creepy, creeping;
He brought them dreams of swimming
And bare boys gaily leaping.
But now they fear him, flee from him.
No biding place he's finding;
I sometimes long to spoijk to him
And ask if he's minding.
The human race has tired of him
And placed him on a ban-kin,
But if he scatters dread disease
lie caught it first from man-kin.
AGNUS JUST REID.
Will 1917 find us a community of lo
cal pullers, or a divided aggregation
of pullers and balkers who accomplish
nothing lint to stand still?
Nineteen seventeen fvill tell the
story, and you will put the words in
the mouth of the teller.
What are those.' wtfrds going to bet
Will they be loyalty, cohesion, ag
gressiveness. success? Or will they be
disloyality, suspicion, disintegration, dis
A DAY FOR OTHER THINGS
Tho summer is over, a bountiful har
vest garnered, and what more appropri
ate than a joyous visit with friends?
As an aid to you, our Week-End and
Sunday reduced rates are at your dis
posal. Ask about them. Agent O. S.
L. R. R.
In the District Court of the Sixth Ju
dicial District of the State of Idaho,
in and for Bingham, |daho.
Clarence A. LeRoy, plaintiff, vs. Sarah
G. LeRoy, defendant.
The State of Idaho sends greetings
to Sarah G. LeRoy, the above named
You aro hereby notified that a com
plaint has been filed against you in
the District Court of the Sixth Judicial
District of the State of Idaho, in and
for the County of Bingham, by the
above uamed plaintiff, and you arc
hereby directed to appear and answer
the said complaint within twenty days
of the service of this summons, if serv
ed within said Judicial District, and
within forty days if served elsewhere;
said action is brought to obtain a de
cree of this Court, dissolving the bonds
of matrimony now existing botweeu
tho plaintiff and the defendant on tho
grounds of desertion, as Will more fully
appear from plaintiff's duly verified
complaint on file herein, reference to
which said complaint is hereby had and
And you are further notified, that
unless you so appear and answer said
complaint within the time herein speci
fied, the plaintiff will take judgment
against you as prayed in said complaint.
Witness my hand and the seal of said
District Court this 18th day of Novem
F. M. FISHER,
By W. A. DANCE,
C. E. CROWLEY,
Attorney for Plaintiff.
Residence and P. O. Address, Idaho
In the District Court Of the Sixth
Judicial District of the State of Ida
ho, in and fur the County of Bing
E. C. White, plaintiff, vs. James P.
Giftus and James P. Giftis and Athi
na Giftis and S. F, Hussey, de
The state of Idaho ..ends greetings to
James P. Giftus ami James P. Giftis
and Anthina J. Giftis aqil 8. F. Ilussoy,
the above named defendants.
You are hereby notified that a com
plaint has been filed against you in
tho District Court of the Sixth Judicial
District of the State oil Idaho, in and
for tho county of Bingham, by tho above
named plaintiff, and you aro hereby
directed to appear and ànswer the said
complaint within tywenty days of the
service of this summons if served with
in said Judicial District, and within
forty days if sevred elsewhere. This
action is brought for the purpose of
foreclosing that certain mortgage dated
the 27th day of September, 1912, and
recorded in Book "32" of Morgages,
at page 433 thereof of the records of
Bingiiam county, Idaho, anil for $100.00
attorney 's fees, money paid for taxes
and costs of suit.
And you are further notified that
unless you so appear and answer said
complaint within the time herein speci
fied, the plaintiff will take judgment
against you as prayed in said com
Witness my hand and the seal of said
District Court, this 14th day of Nov
F. il. FISHER, Clerk.
(Seal) W. A. DANCE, Deputy.
Attorney for Plaintiff.
Residence and P. O. Address:
11-18 12 11 3t
The Vernon hotel at Reno was prao.
tloally destroyed by fire last week.
Three men were killed as the result
of an explosion in a coal mine neat
Edward Jacob Suares. foreman ol
the Southern Pacific car repair shpf
at Sparks, died last week at the age
of 57 years, after a brief illness.
Eleven young men and boys pi
Cheney, Wash., were arrested on war
rants charging them with trespass, fol
lowing a Halowe'en raid on a girls'
dormitory at the state normal school.
Miss Marcelle Reed of La Gange,
Ore., who for two years has been car
ing for destitute Serbian orphans, has
received from King Peter of Serbia
I he order of the Milosrche in recogni
tion of her work.
Funeral services were held at
San Francisco last week for the kite
A. Y. (Deacon) Gale, pioneer railroad
conductor of Nevada, who died at his
home in the California metropolis at
the age of 73 years.
The wide attention which has be^n
called to the need of improving the
Lincoln highway route in Nevada has
stirred local interest to a determina
tion of assuring every assistance pos
sible for the state to give.
One of the last reminders of the
timber days at Truckee, Cal., was un
covered a few days ago when work
men demolishing one of the old
Truckee lumber company's sawmills
uncovered a bell used by the vigi
The night school system of teach
ing foreigners English in Denver is
meeting with much success. The op
eration of a smaller system In Skit
Lake and mining communities in
Utah and Wyoming also is reported
to be successful.
Tlie accidental shooting of Fritz
White, the young son of Postmaster
Fred White, by Erwin Rayuer in a
Hallowe'en gambol at Reno has been
reported. The lad sustained a flesh
wound in the leg and at latest reports
was said to be out of danger.
The prosecuting attorney's office at
Seattle has refused to permit the rab
bi of an orthodox Jewish congregation
in Seattle to import 52 gallons of
brandy each 69 days for sacramental
purposes, holding that the amount
asked for was far in excess of actual
Celebrating his slxty-flrst birthday
anniversay and his first visit to Pu
get Sound In thirty-four years, Peter
Muller, Alaska pioneer, trapper and
hunter, arrived at Port Townsend last
week on his way to Seattle as first
mate of the trading schooner Harold
The state industrial accident edm
mission will set aside approximately
$20,000 fo provide compensation for
the widows and children of John
Lowe, Charles Ferreri and Martin
Bowmar, miners killed In an explosion
at the Beaver Hill mine near Marsh
R. S. Lovett, chairman of the board
of directors of the Union Pacific sys
tem, announced last week that the
Union Pacific railroad would, during
the next year, double-track two
stretches of track In Wyoming, giving
the Union Pacific a double track road
from Omaha to Granger.
The naked body of William Council,
\ clothing salesman of Billings, Mont.,
and formerly of Kansas City, Mo..
who disappeared from a ranch about
20 miles south of Billings two weeks
previous, was found in a clump of
bushes on the ranch. He had evident
ly died from exposure after having re
moved his clothing.
Three hundred and twenty-four put
of 498 members of the Washington
state pharmaceutical association rep
resenting practically the entire drug
trade have voted In favor of a state
law prohibiting pharmacists from
selling intoxicating liquors for any
purpose whatever. A referendum
vote was taken by mail.
The Lincoln highway is Wyoming's
main thoroughfare. Though the state
possesses no highway commission nor
are state funds used in the betterment
of the roads, the several counties
through which the Lincoln highway
runs have taken it upon themselves
to improve the transcontinental thor
oughfare to the full extent of tl^eir
Harry Anderson, a well-known Reno
man, who had been studying aviation
at Redwood City for the last three
months and who qualified three days
previous, died in Redwood City as the
result of injuries received during the
morning when his plane collided With
a high tension wire and fell about
George Dugan of Tonopah, reports
an exciting experience with a coyote
in a cowboy camp at Stone Cabin,
where he spent the night. While the
boys were sitting around the camp
fire, smoking, chewing and spinning
yarns, a rabid coyote, evidently at
tracted by the gleam of the fire, sud
denly leaped into their midst.
The sanitary conditions In most, Of
the~milk depots supplying the cit^ of
Elko were found in an "execrable con
dition" by Professor S. C. Dinsmore
of tlie University of Nevada, and In
spector Bulmer of the pure food j de
Since the establishment of the fed
eral reserve system there have been
no national bank failures in the
Twelfth district, which includes (he
-even states west of the Rocky moun
tains: Utah, Arizona, Nevada, pre
gou, California, Washington and Ida
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