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THE SPRINGFIELD HERALD .
Vol. XXVL No. 29 PREVENTION White Diarrhoea Can be Prevented and Cured After years of experience we have discovered a sure cure—or money back. 35 c- Package. 6 Packages $l. Prevention is not a cure-all. It only prevents and cures White Diarrhoea in baby chicks and Cholera in older fowls- One ounce of prevention is worth tons of cure. In tablet form. Prevention Co. Atlanta City,N.J Cox 1)37 Agents wanted ate-tcfre&e e>e& e-c-e I J. V. SJkYLER, | * Dentist jjj ft First class work | Two Buttes, Colorado. 1 NO DRUGS NO SURGERY WALTHER ft WALTHER CHIROPRACTORS LAMAR, COLORADO Room 14, First Consultation snd National Bank Bldg. Examination Free T. R- eXENRBIDER Practical WELL DRILLER Prices Reasonable. — Satisfaction Guaranteed. BPPINCFIBLOCCLO. WILMAMJON HAFFNERCD gjagygMTOTOM ATENTS VALUABLE INFORMA TION FREE If you have an invention or any pat ent matter, write immediately to W. W. Wright, registered attorney, Loan & Trust Bldg., Washington. D- C IhARRISON & WILLIS | i i @ Locators and g I ..Real Estate.. | L VILAS, • • eeto. | ■aassasaaoszaaosaaeas oaJ ■ ■ ~J E. S. Jackson W. A. Thompson THOMPSON ft JACKSON -AUCTIONEERS Long distance phone Stonington, Colorado Use the TRAVELERS R AIL W AY GUIDE PRICE 20 CENTS *3l S. DEARBORN BT.. CHIOAQO W. A.MBRRILL P.J. M’CaRTV Dcpy. Dlat. Attorney MERRILL A M’CARTY Attorneys and Counsellors at Lay Lamar National Bank Bldg. Rooms 3. 4 and 6 A general practice in all civil matters in all the courts. L. L. KNOX brand inspector SPRINGFIELD. eeLfl I. ©. F3GER ..Auctioneer.. Phono write or see me personally STONINGTON COLO. Will Spurgeon ami family ar rived from Texns on the Cotton auto last night. R, J. Homsher is the owner of a new Ford auto. ..... Local Gossip.... Joe Boyd was in town Mon- 1 day. Jas. McNickel was a caller last week. R. E. Hooker was in town Mon day. Ed Measel was in town over Sunday. Casper Durant was in town yesterday. Today is Colorado’s 52nd an niversary. E. H. Lackey was a Co. seat ] visitor Monday. ; If‘‘Old Happy” calls on you give him a hand out. Mr. Minter to Two Buttes last Saturday. Roscoe Kemper is again one of the boys in town. •J. H. Christy was a county seat visitor Tuesday. Big demand for Old Dutch Cleaner at Bakers.—Adv. Friends are glad to welcome C. M. Gordon home again. Henry Blanchat the Vilas Statesman was in town Tuesday. The famous Ferry & 00. Gar den and Flower seeds at Bakers. Adv. Will Wagner is staying pretty close to that homestead this win ter. Harry Bid well, sends subscrip tion from old lowa for the Hei - dd. Maurice Long, the Smith and Wade boys were in town tirst of I the week. Cotton autoed Mr. Cross, a cattle buyer, to the Cimarron country last week. Chas. Maxwell of the Citizens’ Bank Was in town Friday, Satur day and Sttjaday last. Stonington’s Leading Store, new goods constantly arriving. The place to trade. Thompson’s. Mrs, John W Gray, Millinery & Dressmaking. Special an nouncement in next week’s pap er. —Adv. F. E. autoed home for Sunday. Judge Jackson accompanied him as far as Ston ington. Earl Taylor came over from Stonington Monday with F. E, Lamport and left on the Sunduy car for Lamar. Mrs John Gray went to La mar in the Gray auto Monday in connection with her millinery establishment soon to open iin Springfield. A number of young folks were at the Homsher home, where a party was given, last Saturday evening, in honor of Missliuth’s Kith birthday. Tom Oxenreider recently drill ed two wells for H. S. & Co. and has contracted to put dow.n two more for them, also one lor Eli Thomas. Dr. Verity was called again Tuesday to attend -the sick at Mr. Horn’s south of town. Mr. Gaithers brought him over inj his Metz car. Our esteemed friends Merrill and McCarty send a check in re newal for their subscription and ad in the Herald. Thank you gent '''men. Di t < ■ i< A lien finally landed on Who. r’s new Metz car and] drove it home to Two Buttes lust Saturday. She’s painted red, is ’2O li. p. and a dandy. Mr. and Mrs. ,J. A. Stinson were up from their Springfield ranch today.—Lamar News. Tim Democrat had a master piece in the copying of an article from the Syracuse Journal, butl the editor’s foot notes were not so masterful. The information ‘‘to our friends” that a letter purporting to come from A tty, Hillyer was ‘‘framed up” and: sprung on the commissioners and the roast of A tty. ! Allen etc. was very amusing to the general public who realized that some of the “wags” had loaded Mr. Knight especially for the occas ion. SPRINGFIELD, BACA COUNTY, COLORADO, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28,1913. SUCCESSFUL DRY FARMING Four years ago Miss Edith Martin, twenty-four years of age, worked for the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company as a stenographer in the retail office of the company at Pueblo. For the last four years she has been running a dry farm in Kiowa county. She has not only paid her expenses, but has been able to save about SI,BOO. This young girl while working as a stenographer made a study of dry farming. She finally decided she could make it go and Iwent to Kiowa county, where she took up 160 acres of land 10 miles northwest of Eads. Her nearest neighbor was four miles away. She planted maize, kaffir corn and Spanish peanuts by hiring her plowing done and with some help in the planting season. She tended the crops with her own hands for the most part, and only for a bout two weeks during the growing period did she hire help. She has bought enough livestock to consume the crops and has money in the bank.— Field and Farm. Garden seeds atßakers.—Adv. ...Our Correspondents... Vilas Budqet Mr. C. F. Wheeler has sold both his autos to parties at Two Buttes. Mrs. Aulfrey spent the 19th with her daughter Mrs. Moody. Mr. Kisser of Medicine Lodge jKans. is here looking at land. J. High has returned to the cedars. The literary was quite well at tended the night of the 21st. Mr. and Mrs. Glen Yokum spent Sunday at the J. Yokum home. John Yokum and son Glen were at Two Buttes on business the 25th. Richard Items. F. B. Taylor and G. R. John son were at Richards the 24th. Elmer Sutton was doing some work on his claim the past week. Randle Dean was helping him. F. B. Taylor broke out about 6 acres of sod before the snow. The G. R. Johnson family has been on the sick list. Quite a crowd were trading at Richards the 22nd. We have about 3 inches of snow on the ground at this writ ing whibh will be a great bene fit to the sod plowers. Stoninqton Items H. K. Ellis and M. B. McGehee have returned from Okla. i Mr. and M rs. R. O. Nance at tended services here last Sun day. j Mr. Haney and son Roy and Bernie Pearson have gone to the Rodley neighborhood. W. A. Oakes has installed a telephone in his home. Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Thompson entertained a number of their friends last Sunday, i Bon Gregory received the sad news of the serious Condition of of his mother in Okla. She has been seriously a ill icted for some time and seems to be worse. Mrs. Gregory has many warm friends here who are indeed sor ry to hear this and hope for cheering news in the near fu ture. Geo. Mathews, the Uawleigh medicine man was in this neigh borhood selling goods. A. L. Walker has put up a new windmill at the well west of his home. It will be used for irriga tion purposes. The revival continues with I good attendance and interest. There has been a large number of converts. It will continue a few nights longer. A BIG DEAL. Lyndsay Alleit formerly of Baca County, recently disposed of his ranch on the Cimarron in cluding his live stock interests to a man named Ratliff. About $40,000 was involved in the deal. Lyiidßay is chairman of the board of commissioners for Cim arron Co., ?has other interests and will remain a permanent resident of the County. RANCH SOLD. David Houghton the well known stockman passed through town Monday on jbis way to Ken ton. We that he has sold his ranch on the Cimar ron to Creaghe Bjfros. of Lamar. Last Saturday l|r. George Car mony and Mrs. Wttlie Brown re turned from Boise City, at which place they had beqn joined in the holy bonds of matrimony on the 13th day of February, 1913. — Kenton Record. Mrs. Henry Jongs was seized by illness the first of the week. Dr. Milligan was called to her relief.—Kenton Record. Butcher Scrapings. Mr. John Butcher, who has given his fname to our school house and neighborhood, has for some time been hospital at Topeka, but is gradually recov ering his health. Mrs. Dillard Collins, Mrs. Thos. Keller amd Mrs. Chas. Hughes call thv our new neighbor, Mrs. Cotter. A Sunday school was to have been organized here last Sunday but was postponed on account of the inclemency of the weather. It is to be organized this coining Sunday. School is progressing nicely, with 18 pupils enrolled. When the new rail-way is com pleted to the Point of Rocks, Butcher foUs can drive over with a load and back the same day. Our neighborhood faces the Cimarron, from the bed of which can be seen a fog of sand any good windy day. Geo. Parcher has been busy for some time breaking prairie for this year’s crop. Our Adam Kicinski was down this way last week taking the school census. Dillard and John Collins, John Rolf and others are expected in from the cedars last of this week. James Collins returned from Lamar last week whither he had been as a witness in several prov ing up scrapes. Eugene Anderson, the en gineer and thresherman brought his tools with him from and has been busy during the winter nailing down his personal right to a half section of good sandy land. ' Mrs. Mary Cotter Amoved Jin to the neighborhood last week and will live a quarter of a milelfrom the school house. She has a very large family of which three of the older boys will be able as sistants in carrying on the farm ing. Rodley. Quite a number attended prayer meeting at J. B. Stog ners Wednesday, j Tom Dean is visiting his son Frank and looking after busi ness matters. Les Jones’ new horse balked during the cold weather so he is making his trips in the old way. Clyde Burleson and Quit-man! Terry are home from a month’s | trapping in the cedars. W. L. Christian completed a new room foi’ Arthur McGowan. FINE FOR WHEAT Dr. J. V. Sayler of Two Buttes spent Sunday in Lamar, and stated to the News that the snow fall was even greater at the Buttes; he also remarked that ti bout 1000 acres of fall wheat which had made a nice showing above the ground a few days since, would be greatly benefited by the additional moisture.—La mar News. $250.00 REWARD. Whereas certain and num erous parties have been killing animals belonging to The Prairie Cattle Co. Ltd. some for the purpose of selling the meat, others for the purpose of obtaining meat for their own consumption and others for the reason that the cattle have giv en them annoyance:—This is to!give notice that the above reward of $250.00 will be given to anyone giving such informa tion as will;lead to the convic tion of each and every guilty person. All animals belonging to The Prairie Cattle Co., ltd. are branded JJ on the left hip, and all information should be given to H. G. Glazbrook, Manager, Prarie Cattle Co. Ltd, Higbec, Colo rado. Adv. For sale at a bargain, 160 acres of deeded land lying near Two Buttes, Colorado, in the artesian water belt. This is a nice level quarter and is the best of soil. Write C. B. Davis, Green City, Mo. I SPELTZ FOR SALE I have seed speltz for sale at $1,50 per owfc.- ♦ B. F, Lamport, Lamport, Colo. For Sale One good Jack, coming two years old. Call on or write W. H. Denney, Springfield, Colo. If you want to sell your Baca Co. land, call on or write Long & | Van Wormer, Richfield, Kans. stet. Ranch For Sale. Sixteen quarter ranch, large six-room house, large two room house, largo barn, four wind mills and other improvements to the value of something like $4, 000. Ideal Stock Ranch. Price SIO,IOO. Address Will sell single quarters. S. M. Konkel, Vilas, Colo. Cattle For Sale. 1000 two year old steers; 700 3 year old steers; 700 4 year old steers. Three hundred of these steers are now at my ranch at Regnicr for immediate delivery, 2100 can bo rounded up and shown in New Mexico in 2 or 3 weeks. F.. Regnicr, Regnicr, Colo. For Sale. Three Red Polo bulls, coming two year old. A. L. Walker, Stonington, Colo M. E. Church Services Springfield Charge. First Sunday: Springfield 11:00 a. m. North Liberty 3:30 p. m. Two Buttea 7:30 p. m. Second Sunday Boston 11 ;00 a. m. Vilaa 3:30 p. m. Springfield ' 7:30 p. m. Third Sunday Two Buttea 11:00 a. m. Stalnaker 3:30 p.m Springfield 7:30 p.m. Fourth Sunday Springfield 11:00 a. m. Vilaa 3:30 p. m. Boston 7:30 p m. C. C. W ilkinson, Pastor. Union Sunday School at Springfield every Sunday SUNDAY’S GARAGE Carrying U. S. Mail Daily between Lamar and Sprin g Held • Leaves Lamar 8:00 a. m. Leaves Springfield 1:30 p. m. DAILY We earnestly solicit passengers and express. Call at Sunday's Garage, Phone Lamar 1-3-9 or Herald at Springfield. FARE $3.50 ONE WAY | AUTO LIVERY j > Lamar and return $6.00 I > Special service. Prices reasonable | > PHONE OR WRITE, R. G. Cotton, $ | Leave orders at A. A. Denney’s Springfield, Colo. S j ©ftftCi Ci ft *5.6; 6 6 Gift C fr: IS e> a $ ‘W-S $ S 3S a a 3*5 >3 ‘-as >3 1 ...aUTO LINE... | | SPRINGFIELD j»nd LAMAR g | THREE TRIPS PER WEEK % § Monday, Wednesday, Friday. $| Leaves Springfield 8 a.m. Leaves Lamar 1:30 p.in• S One way s3.so—FARE—Round trip $6 00 '> o Call on ME for your special trips. Igo anywhere. j-j ■£ I. W. GRAY - - - Phone or write jj Springfield. .. Colorado. * C. S. Bray LIVERY & FEED HAT FOR SALE SPRINGFIELD, COLO HH THE PIONEER STORE Hli DRY GOODS GROCERIES Crockery, Miscellaneous Hardware, Shoes, Tobaccos, Flour, Grain, Confections, Etc. Garden Seeds soon to arrive. A, A, DENNEY, SPRINGFIELD. BARBER SHOP RESTAURANT cigars Burtons’ Room ' ::r,L ' ls FIRST CLASS SERVICE NEXT DOOR TO HERALD OFFICE. J. A. Huston : Contractor and Builder VILAS SPRINGFIELD. : FIRST CLASS WORK : THE NEW STORE. We arc now receiving a more complete line of Spring and Summer goods than ever before. In Tub Silks, Pop- 1 lins, Soisettes and Toil De Noirds Ginghams. A full line of white dress goods. Ladies Shirt Waists, El bo Silk and Chamoisette gloves. A full line of Dress and Work Shirts. Khiki suits, Suspenders, Stetson Hats for men and boys, Harvey hand made Gloves, Fish Brand Slickc rs, Star Brand Shoes. A full line of Groceries, Barb wire, Flour, and Feed. Bedsteads, Springs and Mattresses. Rock Island Farming Implements. * GEO. A. BAKEH # Springfield, Colo. $1.25 Per Year.