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THE SPRINGFIELD HERALD.
Vol. XXVI. No 43 The Day We Celebrate--July 4Th. Come to Springfield for the celebration July 4th. The best celebration in the history of the town will be pulled off. Some thing for the entertainment of each and every one. We will look for you. PROGRAM Address of Welcome, Earl Denney. Invocation. Rev. Hazel. Music Add res, Rev. Wilkinson. Vocal ancf Instrumental music. A first prize of §2 and a sec ond prize of §1 will be given for the best recitation by child un der 15 and above 10 years of age. Another first prize of $2 and sec ond prize uf $1 will be given for the best recitation by child under 10 and over 7 years of age. ..Con test open to all. There will be various ether • featuLes on the program. The program of sports will be gin immediately after dinner and ■will be the best ever held in Baca Co. Following is the list of prizes offered: Cowboy Relay race 2 1-2 mi. first prize S2O, secofid prize $lO, entrance fee $2. Free for all dash race 1-4 mi , \ first prize $5, second prize $2. . Boys pony race, first prize $2, second prize sl. Potato race on horse back, j two teams of three riders each, I entrance fee $2 each team, .prize | SIU. Dash race, $2 entrance fee, | first prize $lO, second prize $5. | Riding contest fiee for all, first prize $lO, second prize $5. Ball team relay raco, prize $5. Foot race, 100 yds., first prize $2, second prize sl. Bal! game Springfield vs. Sand Rats, prize '$15. PANTITORIUM j CLINT KERCHEVAL, Prop. At The Herald Building. - Your patronage solicited j Clothes Cleaned And Pressed. _ - w %■ ■ «*S. JONH 6BAY Millinery and Dressmaking -ir at NEW GOODS NEW STORE X&2X A Superb line of Spring hats. Call and exam .w, ine my offerings. .„\i i Springfield f • n ■ .-a **«**#, w » Locating ReaiHstate I ..AUTOMOBILE., tt u Livery and Garage g R. J. Horasher ' 8 : ' ■|*l B. B. Brown, Pres. A. N. Parrish. A -e-Pres. f . W. C. Goui.d, Cashier. ;>» % | Jfftrjst Nafuutal IBank m K 18 -g aseMESse® 3?«s«ss?es:€E ee -a": Lamar, Colorado. # Capital Stock 1 150,000.00 Surplus - - $535,000.00 # We take special pains in the ban fling of all good l-usincf -SiZ tx R - B * Bl mwN A. N. Pariusii, IiJUPHUI B: w. C. Goi jli), IV,’. D. Thatchm:. T. M. Brown. Boys foot sack rav , hurdle races, broad j imp, high jump etc. There will be other and num erous sports- onougii to fi 1! '•'<‘ i,V moment df the day. Applications for s'ry in tin* 1 ; relay and da si i i are •- i■•-•i •i < ’ ho made to the Treasur- ; on or lx* fore Juim 2'Jth. Big da nee at nigh! at t la • Kid -■ er building. Fine inusie, goml floor. THEY BOOST SWEET CLOVER In reporting the recent, dry-; farming convention at Garden ' City the Arkansas Valley Jou mal i s.ays: “Sweet Clover d< •< ; not, id.sit; Stock and is « ... .a s' i •for liogs. 1 1 • drouth ' resisting «•;■>« a ;. Zirkle states t,ln> ‘ -;•* •• • a mige of ten tons' 1 1 1 year and Vr. f, ’i■ h-il* a\-.. si I twelve he - els • .isv >1 ! seed. Mr. E. G. 1 i; . ■ *'i,, n-s-j ed this crop b( ■ 1 and stated it fi • • 1 ; ■' in this “eonuly >;■ years ago irjrthe prairie, hay . at that i time /cs value was noli known but since tli !. lime In* i has experimented a t lem..tii will’| it and finds that, it is the s’ and most |w : i be had in this con;<* \ 11 :■ i1! < Co. Kans. liepnh'le • n Farmer’s I lulle: in No ' •“* on sweet clo-.a• .• may !>«• ohr.-i • • s free upon returns • ■ tar.y of Agr'.cel - ;; Was! : ”gt. n. D. C. * Ex-slit 1 rift McFarland was shaking hands with . ' ’ 1 n in town. He was h< ness in the Labriere • i. SPRINGFIELD, BACA COUNTY, COLORADO, FRIDAY, JUNE J>o, 1913. PLANT STARK TREES. j Stark Eros. Nurseries & Or i clia i'ds Co., r.jon'siana, Mo., (founded in 1 si (\) bog |,o announce to the fanner.-, and other plant 1 ers of Baca County that C. H. '.Vim.of Campo, is our repre sen.: a: ive a iul that Ihroughfhim ac are prepn red to do more for < :a» pkintt.M's of this county than soli thorn the higi est grade trees ; right ju ices. Our N ear Book | 1 .anting Boo!,-. Special Service ■' l e; . in ••! •:|re at I lie disposal of ou r customers free. •'•d'. ry tree guaranteed to be right. Mr. YYJ eelor will furnish six'' ia i t■ -1 imates on i.irge orders Send him a card. Stai i; Uni... Nurseries & Orchard Co., Eoui iana, Mo. U. S. A. I ! Adv. j Ai\yone ow ing horses with j ■ ad 1 ah ' • should living them to . 11 miles hbuth and (> i\.> a. of Epringiield, Baca Co. Cold. AJLM liNTS Ui Emiog to lead, pawing while! hi'■( he ' u]>, tender bitted, refus- \ • ing lo stand, '‘ in 'tig to back, j j afraid h l l juiper. a I raid of urn- 1 lirelas. afraid of band playing,; ; l raio )T 1 b*- son id of buggy of •. uwh as. ■i ei it ••, r uruiing if' bad to i iii* o b» Inin... o'- wagon, and • -u •oth- r tricks. Prir:e will lie ••" of' ing ■ir-biis • .r. .' ( ted. H. YV. 1 Jesse, •ringlie.ld. Colo. i)i - . ' < u•• •• oi I jiimUr was a ! ah ■. i-s ‘lm .ale in the Ea | brie.rcv.case*;. DIED Mrs. Sa.r.h; (,'a’ lierine Gunter : \ Jo oI J . YV. and mother Fred 1 er„ who have lived noijtli we k, of town on their home-i W. li. Denney’s died Sunday at ! :o() p. in. from can-i cer or ga 'noma, whichihad de vel ope e* rapidly during the [>ast two or tl- 1 ee months. The de kept her terrible atllic "M a 2 . - .et i. 'Mm tier friends lor many weeks and days, bear ing her si;tiering without the sympathy which her friends J \Vouh ’ have gladly ottered had ' 1 y iinS !. nown. Dy eased came irom Kansas two years ago. 1 The remains were interred in ■the Sp -iugiiold cemetery Mon • (hi y at’t.eriioon, the 10th. The o rowing ones have the sym ; | aihy of all who know them. I REWARD. $250.00 When-as certain and numer | ous pa Pies Siavr* bean killing ani mals brjomnng to .!. Martin . a; Mil* i' r the |)U ipoSO of ■ding ' ' • ': • 1 1 . n !mrs for ill! 1 of ■ 'btainmg moat for tin ir own consumption and oth irrs f< • 1!l<> rr::son that the cattle hive given them annoyance:— r I ltis is to give notice that the a.- 1 i hove reward of S2. r »0.0() will be (given to anyone jivin'* such in formation as will lead to the con y-lion of each and every guilty * ( »:-son. .-*.!! animals belonging ,.I. giartin Ford are branded k on animal, and inf- nun;'.I ion should be given , ,1. Martin Ford, Hurley, Okla . j —Adv. .... • MARRIED. A 1 .j nne 1*2, Oat herine Tin* young coup!.* start out in the new life under the most j,i \i»r; hie conditions and circum ,!ici s .Toe ne w ■ \ \v -ds a re ■.\<‘il/inowii and highly esteemed • el along with their many friends the Herald extends its 1 warmest congratulations. Local Gossip. Lightning killed a valuable loam for Sheriff Kett at his ranch ; west of town during the storm i of Thursday night the 12th. | Dick Wright and his wife have 1 taken charge of the JJ interests j at Carrizo and have moved into | the house at the head of r Cot ton wood. This brings Mrs. W. j formerly Mamie Tanner back to I the scenes of “childhoods happy days.” | Those who attended the recent entertainment in Dist. 0, from | Springfield were, .fudge Jack i son and family, Co. Clerk Konlo l and wife, Co. Supt. Mabel Old 1 cm, Ex-Treas. Homsher and 1 ! W. Gray. I Those who attended the Nor | mal Institute recently held at Las Animas, from Baca Co. were. | the Misses Alma Gordon, Louise I Schweitzertmd Lillie McClendon, j Miss Nellie Whitaker was among those who went from Lamar. 1 A baby boy was born to M r. andjMrs. Elmer Gordon the 14th. | Dance tonight at the new Kais er building. Bob Homsher m i • Baker’s.; i/pe T. immense in town that < y. Tom my ; K< > i k. - - •« . !< j n ; | hand at* Burton’s barber and a gdq(T one. RoyDeifney recently n*.-.; , c i his position w!th Pet-ton a to! (, i gone to Denver Roy has m• m Iriends ia when; he i a i * lived practically all the days ; his life. Joe-Joe, another tli. ent driver lias taken Roy’s pa The Sunday auto mail, express i and passenger service is p,-ov 1 ing satisfactory to the public. ! f| 'he land offered for sale by ! the Clms. L. Gibson Co. is locat ed in many different localities a round the county. Perhaps just the location you are looking for. Investigate and see.—Adv. Mrs. Geo. A. Baker* Miss Kellie and Master Earl left re cently for a trip to La Junta, Pueblo and Colo. Springs. From • here they went to Gaylord, Kan. to visit relatives of Mrs. B. Nora Brown has berm giving personal attention to customers requiring anything in her line of j millinery at Baker’s Store. J. W. Rice who drilled the artesian well tor Clarks’ near Blaine sends us a photo of this great gusher, which, it is con tended has a capacity far in ex cess of the first report which was 200 gallons per minute. Prof, .lones and Chas. Maxwell (banker) were Co. seat visile s Wednesday. Franklin S. Horn, Auctioneer, has a card in this week’s Heraid. Jasper’s store near Campo P. O. has recently been opened for, I business. Drs Thomas F. and Chas. 1 F. Milligan were here from lAc: ton. the atter as an expert wit-j ness in the Labrere case. Dr. Barteldt and Dr. Burnet cameo, wn from Lamar Tr. .'-A \ They testified in tin defence in the murder trial. The Greathomse sale wa> > great success. The sales tot:. .• - .i a bo ut Fx-Cotn. McAdam and < ' r ter My. tle Tvisited friends k last Saturday. The yo n-g .Ti-iy left that afternoon for I.am thence to LaJunta woere site b is a good position. She will in •* her home with the Ciessons, oT 1 of the McAdam t’ami'y. Guy Tefft has returned from Calahau where he has been fori the past two weeks on bus mess. Card of Thanks. \V<* wi oi io o\'i* "I ou r Ik* ■ felt thinks to those, who so kindly as-isle,l us during the i'*- (• i*nl illin ; and d' ath of our he lo\. ■. a' i • • • m< ! lu• r. .1. V\ r . Gunter, Fred Gunier. DISTRICT COURT. Tli.- i-. -.■ul iln' I - - - - I no 1 ilnii * re. c-h;i i gv*d vvitii t.iw • 111 U i der of Wrn. T. N u ;ven ■, ra in.• ujy for a s -cond 1 1 '.i! at tL • ad journed • 'ssion of the dist:":<• t cou l l which conviuied in ■* M< n day last, Judge I*is(*rof Ei'c'oic Co. presiding. Tlie Stale \ as reprcs(*nted by Deputy District Attorney \ liTl and Senatoi - Idica* of ( lytoi rdpn 'Tor the defers o. Tii'» was vigorously cun!'" bat b.v tiie run ri'sentiitive n'to-neys and tin* argiiinents of ' "unsel very ex ha list ive and el- *" cent t'oi; bot li the ])ru-‘ d " and de! n-a*. The <• ISO V.e.l.t, to t lie ;'.l : V lit or: yoslei day. At U this morning the;.- return ed a d'- n • •■• i• ■ 1 aod •• *■ * « ! >*- charged. We mide.-st iid ti" jury stood I'or a< 'initial and 1 for conv cl - u ", A WOMAN’S WORK sometimes reduces her strength to the depths of weakness —her devotion to household cares prevents sufficient rest and recreation. Thousands ol women in this condition find Scott s Emulsion exactly what they need; it is predigested body-food so medically perfected that every drop )ields direct returns in strengthening the organs and tissues and in making healthy, life-sustaining blood. Scott’s Emulsion is devoid of alcohol or any harmful drugs, g.ncl overcome.? tiredness and nervousness in a marvelous way. AT REST YV k - v was bo Sept. 9th. I.SGI, departed this lib June 1 1 * 19aged 51 yekrs, 9 months', 7 days. He was married to Anna Gun unings Sept. J-”, lftkfi To this tin "ii were born loin 'children, of which three still sur vive. O ;-is. Emery and Mrs. Elmer G ordon. M|TTi a ■' boy, knew not the affections of a father and a moi,!:i ?r, hi s pa ! I hi m; ia - with in any lm '*H bijis aiul I rials. Asa fail bo i- be* was k ind and l.riif* to his family and l •"•nos ami 1 ready to help the needy and lend 'a word of encouragement. He. will be nbs ■ d b.y iiis nirni y l friends in this community and great, sympathy is felt lor those who mourn Ids loss. Tim re are i friends in Indiana who mourn, his I loss as a son and brother. , * ild at ! the family home Wo.-lme-day a.m. l and interment in the Spring'd* Id j cemetery t.h:« t afternoon. Rev. i .1. YV. Baz *1 official ing. A Friend. FRANKLIN S. HORN id 1 AUCTION r.Eli . See M L >ng, Springfield Hotel j ; | for dates. Write ine Springfield| DEATH ON THE RANGE TantJ Loon Castilla and son, | j . j .' , ! tins Brfis., wei’o kilieo b*. 1 ‘gn.- . j night the 11th. The bodies were | found in the tent by Sam Collins j. | :he neixt morning, burned almost | befont'l recognition. “he re.-1 i mains, were b. oil to some point in N. M. for in’o! nt. Pieware of Ointments for Caharrh That Contain Mercury as m rcury will siii « of MM. II jm«l .-..mi.1-toly cloranK" lh;» wl ,oi.' svstem when entering it thrmijf.i *1 mueous purfae. m. Such .irtleh-s shouM • r . J lir used ex.-ept on prescription i * rom r. putable physh lnns. us the danm K o , , .y will ilo la 1. n 1,.! I to the 800. l you ."n possibly dorlvo (rom them. Halle . r-ifirrh Cure, mnnufactured by E. rhont-v & Co.. Toledo, <>.. contains no mercurv nnd Is tnlccn Internnllv. actlmr directly upon the blood nnd mur.us si.r -f-icos of lb- svstem. In buylnc Halls 1 Cure be sure you pet tbe ta nu , U iV t ih-.-n Internally and made in T, i. Ohio! by F. J. Cheney & Co. Tee • timonials free. . ... i Sold bv Orufrtpsts. Price tec per bottle. ( T*ke H»U’a FamllT PiU« tot coo-stipation. 5250.00 REWARD. Wm.Ki: \s certain and num erous parties have been killing inimals belonging to The PuAiitiis Cattle Co. Ltd. some for the purpose of selling the meat, otln*rs for the purpose if obtaining meat for their own mnsumption and others for the .*eason that the cattle have giv en them annoyance: —This is n > give notice that the above • ward of $250.00 will be given m anyone giving such informa tion as will lead to the convic lion of each and every guilty I '-rson. All animals belonging to The Pkaikie Cattle Co., ltd. are branded JJ on the !(*ft hip, and all information should be given to H. G. Gi.A/.imooK, Manager, Prarie Cattle Co. Ltd, Higbee, Colo rado. Adv. WALL PAPER s .. M I S. Mills for all kinds of ill paper. I. > ♦*-; to suit i.your ('ncket, book. Adv. ■ DAGGETT'S CASH STORE OF % STO NINGTON. . This week is Shoe Special Week At Daggett's I 1 ! Y- • \ I <i?Vr t!T ; v *k se -era! bvgai'ns in cltil. 7 • ; -/.<«•-. Ties • ale V I.'i i < < y ■ : s bo- opbrolren firms. We will off-,- the lot • i,.. ■ 11 • s Kli; pers of various sorts at SI ' • | • ‘ will oi'er one lot of girls slippers at .si. 18. i OtL. i i arg. 'iiiS in same proportion • I ' j We give a Daggett & Sons Stoop ! less dust pan with your first order 1 of $3 or more. We have a full line of ladies and misses dress hats which we are selling at prices which are right. Calico, best quality at 6 l-2c. per ; yard after June 17th, Full line j and all colors. We have a nice assortment of sum j mer dress fabric at prices ranging i from 10 c. to 50c. Muslins from Bc. up. Shirts and overalls in sizes to Jit the largest and smallest men Also underwear to fit the biggest and smallest men. We have a full line of mens, wom ens and childrens goods at prices which are right absolutely. Big- sales, small expense, small profits our Motto. LAND FOR SALL mmma rsnammmerj <as«*®!se:a*** We off :t for sale in tracts ranging from 160 acres and upward the Gibson lands,compris ing 13,000 acres m Baca County. 1 itle.s are perfect, Abstracts furnished. Prices range from $5.00 per acre upward. TERMS, one halt cash, balance on time, 5 percent discount for a!! cash, b oi further par ticulars see *- E.LAMPORT, Springfi. Id, Colo. or Chas. E. Gibson Co., I .rst National Bank Bldg., Denver, Colo. $1.25 Per Year. FOR EXCHANGE: -$5,800.00 worth of clear unimproved prop erty in a Kansas town of 4000 people, for clear, smooth, fertile acreage of equal value. Have your first letter contain a legal and physical description of the property you offer. Box 300, Franklin Grove, 111. 8-1 | When you want Drugs or Jew elry you know you can depend on patronize N. N. McLean, “The Old Reliable” Druggist & Jeweler, Lamar. Colo. N. B. First class Jeweler and Graduate; Optician in charge of Jewelery department.-- Adv. Bob and Oris Kereheval, broth ers of Clint arrived from Ind. to attend the funeral of W. S. Wil son. Editor Crary of the Lamar News was a visitor in town Tues day and Wednesday incidentally taking in some of the court pro ceedings. •/_ ■