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t GRASSHOPPER Below we give you a receipt handed us by County Adviser Wade for the destruction of grasshoppers ♦ » Mix thoroughly 25 pounds of course bran, 1 pound white arsenic.' Then to two g-allons of water add Vi gallon of sug-ar factory molasses, and 6 finely chopped lemons. Stir thoroughly and then pour over the bran and arsenic mixture. Work thoroughly until all lumps are worked out and the bran is all damp. Scatter where grasshoppers are working a rod or two on either side as you would sow grass seed broadcast by hand or an end gute seeder might be used where there is considerable area to be covered. From 8 to 25 lbs. of mixture may be applied per acre and if spread evenly will not endanger live «tock. The best time to apply this is about 4 or 5 o'clock in the evening- and best results will be noticed in about 2 or 3 days. The latter part of the week to the middle of next week is the time to use this. # Lemon Special Saturday ▼ Saturday we will sell at a special price of 35 cents the dozen the hugest size lemon. Buy what you need at this price. I Soap Special We were in error on our quotation of price on soap as advertised last week. The price that, will prevail will be; COMBINATION NO. 1—100 bars Crystal White Soap 2 packages Sea Foam . 5-bars Creme Oil Soap. $6.25 I .70 .65 7.60 Value . 0 Special Price . COMBINATION NO. 2.-9 bars Crystal White Soap. 1 package Sea Foam . 2 bars Creme Oil Soap . Value ... Special Price ........ DEAL NUMBER 3.—3 bars Creme Oil Toilet Soap for 25 cents. We have a letter from the soap salesman that he will not be here until a week from this Thursday and Friday but we will accept your orders now at these prices and fill orders when he arrives. 6.95 $ .58 .35 .25 1.18 1D0 # Shoes SHOES—We have about 200 pairs ladies' patent leather button shoes in all widths and sizes and values at from $5.00 to $6.00 the pair still on sale at $3.59. # ♦ About 150 pairs men 's button shoes in black and tan leather and values 2 and three years ago of $5.00, $6,00 to $7.50 the pair, and rftill being- offered you at $4.58 the pair. Buy while we have the size for you as it is money well invested whether you need them now or later. # ♦ ♦ o> ♦ ?v /s 5 ^ * We're Both Losers if You Don't Trade Here ♦ \ I I JJJ CENTRAL RIDGE NEWS ft I Mr. and Mi% M. J. Steele, of Clarkston, visited friends and rel atives here the past week. Jas. McGee spent last week in Lewiston. Asberry Tyra, who has been working on this ridge, returned to his home at Orofino Sunday. ■ Mrs. John Warlick,_ who has been on the sick list, is spending few days with her mother at Peck. Harry Mitchell, of Nezperce, did the cement work on Roy Mel cum's bungalow last week. Mr. Holmes and son, Holmes, went to Kamiah Monday to visit the former's daughter, Mrs. Henry Carter, who is ill. folks, of Telrean, ♦ f a ? T. A. Mrs. Horn's here visiting her. Several of the Ridge people at tended the ball game at Nezperce Sunday afternoon. L. D. Parsons is at Lewiston doctoring. A large crowd attended church a the Central Ridge school house also at the are Sunday morning, church in the evening. H. E. Holmes and family went to Myrtle and Lewiston Sunday, returning home Monday evening. The Ringsage school was out Friday and the teacher, Miss Harris, went to her home near Cheney, Wash., Monday. W. 0. T. U. Column. (Edited by the local secretary). The regular meeting for May held at the home of the presi Mitchell, was dent, Mrs. Harry on Tuesday afternoon. About 25 were present, includ ing members and friends of the Union. . Mrs. Will Mitchell, a member of the Lewiston union, ■vas the only out of town visitor. Two new members were gained. Everyone enjoyed the splendid Mothers' Day program prepared by Mrs. Mary Mitchell. One of the most enjoyable fea tures of the meeting was the beautiful flowers for which the union is indebted to Mrs. P. J. Mitchell, of Juliaetta. Refreshments were served. The next meeting will he on the 3rd Tuesday of June at the home of Mrs. E. H. Ratliff. Notice of Sale of Empounded Stock. Notice Is hereby given, that pursuant to law and under and by virture of the empounding or dinances of the Village of Nez perce, Idaho, I have taken up the following stock found running al large in said village : One iron gray gelding, weight about 1500, indistinct brand on left shoulder; one bald face sor rel saddle mare, weight about 1000, no brands visible. And notice is further given, that unless said stock is sooner redeemed, I will sell the same to the and best bidder for cash, to pay the cost of empound ing, feed and sale, at the village pound in the village of Nezperce, Idaho, on Monday the 2nd day of June, 1919, at 10 o'clock a. m. Date May 22, .1919. A. Parmer, poundmaster. lw Notice for Publication. Department of the Interior, U. S. Land Office at Lewiston, Ida ho. May 20, 1919. Notice is hereby given that Jeremiah Snyder, of Pardee, Ida ho, who, on April 24, 1915, made homestead entrv No. 06044, for SE14, SFA4, Sec. 1, and FJ/o, NE V 4 , Sec. 12, Twp. 34 N., R. 2 E. ; and lot 3, See. 7, Twp. 34 N., R. 3 E., B. M., has filed notice of intention to make three year Proof, to establish claim to the land above described, before the register and receiver, U. S. Laud Office, Lewiston, Idaho, on the 24th day of June, 1919. Claimant names as witnesses : Curtis Miller, of Nezperce, Ida Tio ; Carl Moore, William Jacks, and August Jacks, of Pardee, Idaho. Henry Heitfield, Register. 51 w5. non-coal. Hoppers Are Coming.--Kill 'EM. Grasshoppers are hatching by the millions in pastures and waste places. If you want to save your crops from being eaten up by them prepare a poison bran bait for the pests as soon as they are all hatched out. To make poisoned bait: Mix thoroughly 1 lb. white to 25 lbs. of bran or alfalfa meal. Dilute 2 quarts of low grade lasses with 2 gallons of water and add the juice and rind of 6 finely chopped lemons. Stir this syrup into the-poisoned bran or meal to make a wet mash. Scatter broad cast over infested fSelds, using from 5 to 7 lbs. to the acre. arsenic 111 mo The Herald, $1.50 a year. Soldiers Will Organize at Boise June 25. The Idaho delegation which at tended the St. Louis caucus of the American Legion, at which represented every state and have announced that authority from the is. was territory pursuant to . . national chairman, H. D. Lmas ley the state convention for Idg ho," will be held at Boise on June 25th. . , The preliminaries of the nation 1 organization, having been plan ned at St. Louis in preparation for the convention at Minneapol is in November, the intention now is to completely organize every county in the United States and tô perfect, all state organizations. Idaho's delegation announces that each county will vote in the state convention on the basis of twice its representation in the house of representatives and state All persons entitled, to belong to the American Legion, which includes all persons in the Army and Navy during the war, will be seated in the state conven tion, regardless of whether they are county delgates The Idaho committee which at tended the St. Louis composed of Chairman Booth, of Pocatello- Thomas A. Feeney, Lewiston; E. C. Boom, Moscow ; Paul Davis and Edward Hawley, Boise; Frank Estabrook, Nampa; Taylor Cummins and J. S. Green, Twin Falls; Paul T. Peterson, of Idaho Falls; and La Verne R. Collier, Pocatello, secre tary. ;l senate. caucus is C. M. Community Church. A friendly church—Claude B. Martin, minister. Sunday school at 10 o'clock a. m. A cheerful, joyful, happy (.service; teaching f:he standards of Christ and building Christian character, is our aim. In the primary department your smallest child is taught the things that make them into strong men and women. Morning service at 11 o'clock. Sermon: "Obeying God." This is a Community church be cause all denominations may come and find nothing contrary to the best and largest interests of the Kingdom of God. We are not interested in any one denomina tion, we are putting on the same program and preaching the same messages that all progressive, up to-date churches are putting on and preaching. If you are inter ested in moral and righteous movements and in the building up of character in this community and can forget creed and denomi nation you can find work and be at home in this church. If you are interested in the building up of one kind of a church, you will not be contented here. Evening service will be a union meeting at the Christian church to hear the reports of the Sunday school delegates. _ Come and receive the inspira tion of these Christian men and How Threads Make Better Batteries The Willard Threaded Rubber Insulation is one of the virn lni P° rtan f °f many marked improvements which the 'j i- 1 organization has made in the automobile starting and lighting battery. The reasons why it means so much to you as a car owner are, briefly, as follows: 1. Insulation is considered by many electrical engin f ers m os1 important single factor in the efficiency and long lue of electrical apparatus. j "• ' 11 a dorage battery the most important insulation is between the plates— Because the plates are the very source of the electrical energy. . ® eca use the ]if e 0 f the plates and their continued ef ciency depends largely on the insulation. ecause it is sealed up inside the battery and cannot be repaired or renewed without tearing the battery apart. a w?,, 1et ? e I, th e insulation, the better the battery. . r 4, Willard threaded Rubber is better insulation for two great reasons. nil mal - es possible - what has long been a dream of an battery engineers: AP£ ctical way to use rubber—the most durable insulating material known—for insulating automo battery plates without either decreas uig the voltage m cold weather or increasing the size of the battery beyond Practical limits! mobil!; w + ma cs v- h u " Sti V Eetter Willard" the only auto stm ! l W lu ° an JA e ship P ed fr °m the factory and stoied by the dealer in a BONE DRY condition. HEST0N&MILLER Willard Agency and Service Station Our large pre scription business makes it possible> for us to offer oup patrons the very best of materials, for the reason that we have no drugs on * hand long enough for them to deteri orate with age. It is our aim to operate our pre scription depart ment in such a man ner that our custo mers may know they are getting all their money will buy anywhere. LEO L. ROBERTSON women who attended the Spokane convention. Eighth Grade Examinations. The state eighth grade exami nations will be held May 27, 28 and 29 at the following points; Winchester, Reubens, Nezperce. Kamiah, Vollmer, Woodside and Central Ridge. Following is the program : Tuesday p. *m.-^Physiology, grammar or language. Wednesday a. m.—Arithmetic; ]). m.—Reading, penmanship. Thursday a. m.— U. S. History, spelling ; p. m.— U. S. Civics. Norma P. Wilson, County Supt. m;—Geography ; a. C. W. B. M. The C. W. B. M. will meet at the home of Mrs. C. T. Berry on Thursday, June 5th. All mem bers are requested to be present, as matters of importance will come before the board. Mrs. J. !W. Jamison, Pres. 51w2 Miss Helen Curl ess came up this week from her home in the Melrose section to assist several students in preparing for eighth grade examinations.