Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: Idaho State Historical Society
Newspaper Page Text
-H 4 W*tWW+++«"H 44 "!
•H ■+++-M" ■++-W-+++-H-+ Figure it Out r i For Yourself rr & * M \ Electricity is the cheapest power you can buy • ■ / » Whether you are living on a farm or in the city, you should investigate the electric motor for saving time and labor. You will be surprised at how little it costs to do things the modern way. A Nickel'» Worth of Electricity Will: Run a 12 inch fan for 12 hours, Run a sewing machine mbtor for 12 hours, Play a Piano for 6 hours. Thresh 7/2 bushels of barley or oats, Grind 400 pounds of sausage, Clean 2500 square feet of carpet, Churn 50 pounds of butter. Separate 4000 pounds of milk. Milk 25 cows, Operate your grindstone for 18 hours. Pump 500 gallons of water 100 feet high. Cook vour breakfast and dinner. •k* .. .. .. * % V :: any OP THESE OPERATION'S ARE INEXPENSIVE. LET US HELP YOU SOLVE YOUR ELECTRICAL PROBLEMS. ALL INFORMA TION AND DATA CHEERFULLY FURNISHED. • ■ i V Idaho Power Co Idaho v Y $ Boise, 2 v Branch offices in all Southern Idaho towns y + i & : M 3 t ***** • v^*!*vv ***•*»**• *•• V y T x ¥ y ? Boise Mercantile Company, Ltd. Groceries v •. + *. * r t t T t t We carry a complete stock of staple and fancy groceries, fruits and vegetables. Try a pound of Chase & San born's thirty cent coffee-Nothing better for the money i f 4 ♦ y KJ/?* » te ' • > Boise Mercantile Company, Ltd. Phone 10. 712 Idaho Street ii f ♦ ii ******** ■ H - H ' i i i 1 1 n 1111 11 +++ t : \ n t A Shoe Store For Everybody : * t x \ * * This house of good shoes is a store for Everybody! t < We believe we can meet and satisfy the special Shoe requirements of every foot that comes to us. The right shoe for different purposes, and the best shoe for different prices. That is the endeavor and achievement of this Shoe Store. 4 ► «» .. .. 4. •• :: ■ t •• ❖ IP SHOE COMFOR KNOWN STORE. r IS UN TO you, Try this .. .. <ar er Pers( mal attention given to the care ful fitting of each pair of slices. Union made shoes are and for us. stamp.. \ good for you Come in and look for the % i Guarantee Shoe Store 21 3 North Eeghth Street y V y I : I :* * y t t T ± ¥ X i •• f *. ************* -, •Wr******* *** * * A. ************* ****** V V ï ■ : ✓ •: V Idaho Provision & Packing Company, Ltd. X x * I i Home pf ¥ * i LILY BRAND * i * I : Products ? Wholesale and * Retail and Packers Butchers y • > « • 716 Idaho Street, Boise, Idaho Phone 46 . • • * ++++ WII|,WWWHIn- H- H - mim nnnii i i ♦♦ ♦ 4 » ++ H-f+tumn <r