LINCOLN COUNTY TIMES
PublUhed^every^Thursday at J.rome,
A. C. Alexander, Editor and Publisher
SUBSCRIPTION, $2.00 PER YEAR.
March », 1 y 11, at the post office at
Jerome, Idaho, under the
March 3, 187 9.
THURSDAY. JANUARY 2
"Eight for Millions"
FRIDAY. JANUARY »
Douglas Fairbanks In
"Bound in Morocco"
SATURDAY, JANUARY 4
Douglas Fairbanks la
"Bound in Morocco"
•TODAY, JANUARY 5
Marguerite Clark in
* limy Plctogrupli
MONDAY, JANUARY « *
Mabel Normand In
TUESDAY, JANUARY 7
Mabel Normand in
"Hack to Uie Woods"
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8
"Uncle Tom's Calilu"
Featuring Marguerite Clark
H. L. Ambrose returned last week
from a visit to his mother In Miss
O. I. Towle, who waa colled east
hy the death of his father, returned
Mrs. Phena Sidwcll Is visiting rel
atives at Pocatello for the balance
of the winter.
Will Rice, who was at home from
Camp Lewis on a short furlough, re
turned to his duties Sunday.
rtenator W A. Heiss leaves for
Bolse today to take his seat In the
senate chambers at the capital.
Heavy bread, leaden biscuits and
soggy pje are Impossible will) Cole's
Not Blast Range. It bakes to per
Mr and Mrs. J. K. Garrett.
Mountain View ranch, are enjoying
a visit of their daughter. Mrs. Busch,
and two children
Joe Shirley, who bears the rank
1 of sargeatit In tho Canadian army.
Headquarters staff, returned to Jo
I rome Tuesday, having received bis
■ discharge from the service.
this- week moved to the building for
merly occupied by F. L. Thomas, and
Messrs Kilt & Ellis, of tho Independ
lent Market are now occupying the
padding vacated by the Clifford
The Clifford Furniture
Tho following soldier hoys have
returned home during the past week
rom the camps
eon stationed: Harry Jensen, R. H.
here they have
fallen, Leslie Chandler and Archie
linclalr. the latter being on a fnr
Bmgh from the ship yards at Bretn
1 A deal was recently closed, where
p the First National Hank acquires
be property at the corner of Main
id Lincoln avenue, formerly owned
r •' C. McWatters. and consiats of
It Is presumed that the
ink will soon start the erection of
hew building on their new proper
[• !l " for some time their present
lurtcrs have not been adequate.
•» HI, COUPLE MARRIED IN
last Thursday at the home of
• and Mrs. James Summers, a very
PI')' event took place in the mar
8'' of Mr*. Stella Eveleth, a niece
iMr* Summers, and^lr. R. Brown,
| h <lf Puhl. Idaho. Mr. Brown 1s
perchant of that place, being en-'
hi In the drug business. This
Jcr in the month, hut as the bride
1 taken III with the "flu" It was
was to have taken place
On last Thursday a visit
r und M rH Bummers was plan
when the thought came that
would be the place for the
After securing their 11
e "t Twin Falls they arrived In
" le . staled their wishes to
Mrs. Summers, and with their
fiance a minister was procured,
[ly wedding din
ner prepared am^
u P|iy couple united In marriage
•' a few close friends and reln
After a short visit here the
»weds returned to their home
The Annual Stockholder«' meeting
° f Jerome Co-Operative Cream
ery waa held Tuesday, January 14th,
191», at 10 a. ju., at the City Hall.
All stockholders are requested to be
At the home of her parent, Mrs.
Elsie Rupert, occurred the death of
Mildred Rupert, aged ten years. The
little one had a severe attack of In
fluenza, from which she never fully
recovered, complications having set
The funeral was held Monday
with interment at Jerome cemetery.
VICTIM OF DIPHTHERIA
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Syble -Paradis, tfen-year-old son of
Mr. and Mrs. Emil Paradis, died
the home of his parents last Sunday
from diphtheria, after an Illness of
but a few days,
private and was held Monday,
! Interment here.
The funeral was
and the family to avoid the spreading
j of the dread disease.
No other cane» of the diseane have
reported and due precautions
are being taken by the health offle
E. R. DAVIS
i On Christmas day at his home in
! the south part of town occurred the
djiath of E. R. Uavls from small
The deceased was formerly of Craig,
Missouri, coming here but a few
months ago and while here followed
So far as
can be learned the deceased leaves
only two sister In Craig, Mo.
friends from Hailey. Idaho, a for
mer home of Mr. Craig, were In at
tendance at the funearl. which was
held last Monday, with Interment at
his trade of carpenter.
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IDAHO DECLARES WAR ON
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The farm bureaus of 15 counties
in Idaho, in co-operation with the
Survey of the United
States Department of Agriculture,
this year treated 266,068 acres of
land with poisoned bait to kill
ground squirrels. According to the
estimates of the farmers benefltted.
$1.168.074 worth of crops
e ,i. at „ ( . og ( 0 f $to, 920.
I Lake County, following the squlrrel
eradication campaign, the local boun
*■' °^ oe recorded the receipt of 136,
600 squirrel tails. In Bingham conn
ty one member of the farm bureau
reported he had received $49.74
B(ju irrel tails
bounty on the presentation of 2.487
These were killed hy
orth of strych
He saved his
the use of only $1.70
nine and saccharine.
farmers report a saving of $20 for
every dollar expended, and the roun
i ty commissioners have increased their
In rtlaine county
appropriation for this work of poi
soning squirrels from $300 for 1918
to $3.600 for 1919.
The annual meeting of the stock
holders of the-North Side Canal Com
,,t the Amusement Hall,
pany, Limited, will adjourn to meet
Thursday, January 23rd, at Jerome,
The meeting will commence at 10
o'clock In the morning. It Is expect
<*cl that a lunch will bo provided un*
,,or ,ho of tho Red Cr088 -
proceeds to be divided among the
various Red Cross chapters on the
"We are very anxious that every
water user should attend this meet
liigti The directors of the Canal
Company desire to report on the
work they are now doing and to con
sider the future policy for the Com
In this connection would
that we desire everyone to attend
the terms of their
I whether under
contract they are entiled to vote or
We want to have you present
Just the same, and take part In the
NORTH SIDE CANAL COMPANY,
R. E. Shepherd. President.
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I The education of men. Uke that of
dogs. Is a slow and painstaking proc
No one college president In a
>a - vs Minneapolis Journal. Dream» of
n ' ln " " r " f KussU »>» »-..mli.K ms line
a republic a» America oVerulght arc
liliny foolishness. And even If these
swift mid extensive metamorphoses
could be brought about, they could not
bo sustained. This war will hummer
a few rough world truths Into the thick
skulls of dense mortals ; but It will not
make peasants In our generation Into
enlightened, self-governing citizens,
nor keep t lient thus.
short lifetime ever filled a whole state
scholarly in< n.
ary ever changed a hcnlhci» province
j into a model Chris .mi commonwealth.
Htingpr Htorlfs ooinluK mit of Al
possible thill the
trin nmke It seem
day will arrive soon when Uncle Sam
can bribe Austria to leave the central
powers by presenting her a barrel
(lour, a side of bacon and a ham
"Guess what word the flower poppy
came from?" asked Dcddy.
"I've no Idea," said Nick,
don't believe I'd have uu Idea If I
stopped to think about It."
"You guess, Nancy," said Daddy.
"I don't believe I could," she an
"Oh. try," snld Daddy. "Gracious!
Put on your thlnkin# cap ! Just because
the weather 0? growing so warm, we
mustn't be luzy !"
"Well," said Nancy, after thinking
for a moment, "It might come from—"
"It might come from-" com
And then both children shouted at
the very same time, for both had put
on their thinking cups—
"Right !" said Daddy. '
"It sounded so much like poppy that
It made me think of It—for 1 knew by
your manner, Daddy, It was something
strange." said Nancy.
"That's what made me guess that,"
said Nick. "It wasn't because I saw
much reason for guessing that name."
"Well, you're both very honest." said
Daddy, "not to pretend to be great
and wise. Besides there
reason at all for the flowers to have
He's Such a Funny Old Wind.
such a name. That Is, there is no
special meaning to the word Papa as It
Is used for them.
"In olden days the word papa
meant a goodie. This was a word used
by some people known as the Celts.
They used *to feed Ibcir children all
sorts of soft delicacies which they
called goodies and as the seeds of pop
ples were sometimes boiled (not for
the children but for people far away)
and made very soft, they were called
goodies, too. Then as Papa meant a
Goodie, tiny became known by that
name—and of course later on were
called popples. Some poppies were
! talkin'? fngclln r in a garden once and
they were telling the little popples the
history of their name. Soon they he
! gan talking about their gorgeous color
• '"It's so nice to be red.' said ont
"'One would think yon Imagine«
»•ourself to be a book.' said Mr. Yellow
"'Whatever do you mean?' asked
the red poppy.
" 'Books are read, aren't they?' asked
the yellow poppy.
•"Oh, dear me, how very, very
bright.' said Mr. Red Poppy,
course I meant my color was red.
should have been more careful how I
"Tin glad you weren't,' said Mr.
Yellow Poppy, 'for It gave me a chance
to crack a joke.'
"And nfl the itopples around laughed
so hard that they dropped some seeds
from the small Indes on the under side
of tbclr pods.
"'1 always drop seeds when there
Is a good joke,' said Mr. Crimson
" 'So do I.' said Mr. Purple Poppy.
" 'We drop them too when the wind
blows,' said Mr. Pink Poppy.
" 'Ah. because he's such a funny old
wind.' said Mr. Yellow Poppy.
"'No wonder,' said the wind ns he
began to blow, 'timt 1 don't let the
popples last as long as the other flow
ers. It's because they call me a funny
" 'Is that the reason the popples
don't last longer?' asked Mr. Sun. He
had seen the popples and loved their
gay. bright colors and many a time he
bad wondered why they lasted suejj a
very short lime.
"That's (he reason.' said Mr. Wind.
"'No matter,' said Mr.
Poppy, 'we're glorious while we last.
We would rather he gay. bright, beau
tiful popples any day than those Ever
lasting flowers which haven't any of
our color and dash.'
"Think pretty well
ehT asked the sun.
"We do." said Mr. Red Poppy, ns one
of his peals was blown off hy the
"Well. Daddy," snld Nancy, "I think
there Is more meaning 1
papa and Its
goodie than yon say there Is, for cer
tainly a Pupil or a Daddy Is a very,
very, very hlg goodie!" And as Nick
heartily agreed Daddy stalled a great,
relation to the
Oil In Machinery of Life.
. Courtesy Is the oil In the machinery
of life; It Is necessary for comfort.
nd It helps to make people happy.
Hair on a Donkey.
On which side of a donkey would
expect to find the Inure hair?
Answer—On the outside.
That grace which makes virtues of
necessities again comes into play In
America's corn bread revival. Increas
ing volumes of wheat are needed In :
Europe. Increasing quantities of corn
ought to be consumed In the United I
States In order to conserve the more
Corn Is one of the
most thoroughly American food prod
ucts, which the South appreciates far
better than the North. As the Hous
ton Post remarks, "even before cooking
stoves and ranges had been Introduced
there were black 'mammies' who could,
with the hlg fireplace, pothooks, skil
let, pan, 'spider' and pots produce a j
feast such as the most gifted chef of
this time would be proud to be able
to duplicate." And practically all, as j
the Atlanta Constitution adds, from
Many naive suggestions In the
direction of utilizing as a war-time i
measure foods heretofore generally Ig
nored have been made. But here is a
revival, rather than a new proposal.
American households arc asked to re
turn to one of the favorite foods of
the fathers. One of the cornerstones
of frontier life was corn bread. Few
will find any element of self-denial In
returning to corn, says Cleveland Plain
Dealer. Here Is where patriotism and
Must ,ia»e Bone.
Just as bone In a horse is essential
to power, so Is bone in the chicken es
sential to good body development.
Common Calf Disease.
Diarrhée. or scours, probably Is the
most common disease of calves.
CHl Ri H AN N(it NCF.ViKNTS
Service every Sunday at 11 a. m. ! I
All are heartily invited to attend.
W. R. R. Simmons.
R. LOYD ROBERTS, Minister.
Jerome, preaching 11a. m. Theme
Canyon Side, preaching 3;3u p. m.
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Latter Dai Sal ills.
Sunday School at 11-30 a. m.
Afte.uoou service a( 2 p, ra.
are cordially Invited to a.u-ud these
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Rev. F. L. LOBELL
Keg.>iar services on ibe 2nd Sun
Jay of each month,
Christian Science Services
Christian Science Society holds
regular services each Sunday #;t 11
«' clock. Sunday school at 12 o'cloik.
Wednesdty evening meetings
All arc welcome to these servi
Methodist Ep'scopal Church
Sunday school at 10 a. m. Ser
vices II a. m. Subject; "The Per
sonalily and Work of the Holy Spir
it." Services at 7.30 p. ra. Subject:
"The Personality and Work of Sat
an." Epworth League at 6:30. Hav- ;
said; "I was glad when they said
unto me let us go Into the house of
M. J. Brown. Minister.
There will be special New Year
services at the Baptist church both.
Sunday mort lug an.I* evening. Rev.
Arthur V. Willey, secretary cf the]
Idaho Baptist CcnvenMon will preach
at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. m. Morning
subject, "1918, the Year of War."
Evening subject, "1919, the Y ar of
Sunday school will be bold for the
first time since tho lifting of the
ban at 10 o'clock. Mr., Kcl Gill, Supî.
B. Y. P. U. at 6:30
"Come, let us worship together."
Church of Christ
Are you interested in your
This is a day of great
The world has never
experienced its equal before Thou
sands are daily dying of starvation
and thousands more are dying with
plenty of worldly goods but not much
Does it concern
Prepare to meet your God
hope of hereafter
Tin 1 church services will help you do
On next Sunday we will have
a special Thanksgiving service, with
offering for Armenian and Syrian
Relief. Come prepared to take part
Bible- school at 1"
Sermon subject ; "Some
vices at 11
Be Thankful For."
Important business to consider at the
Every officer should be pres
Evenlng services at 7:30. Alt
well people are welcome.
E. A Palmer. Minister.
Just a Ltitle Belter than
"IT'S THE COOK"
Next Door to Bakery.
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1-or increase In our business, and personal satisfaction to ourselves,
we prefer one good satisfied customer to all other means of publicity
that have been devised.
We dem't want either neutrals or
belligerents on our list—
WE WANT BOOSTERS
That is why we are willing to turn the Universe partly up-slde-down
to please you.
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PARTICULARLY AS YOU ARE DEAL
ING WITH A STRONG, LIBERAL BANK.
If your Bank is right. your account properly
handled, your credit requirements will be
taken care of as fast as they may arise.
Whether or not you are in business today,
we solicit your account as a foundation for
your business requirements later on.
; THE BANK. THAT BACKS THM. FARMER
GIL BERT O. WHire.BKES. ^
l M.ZUG, Vice Plies. •«<
WALTER E. WHITE,CasHIUK.
G. T. MASSEY, Assr Cash
X .S JOHNSON, Assr Cash
JEROME HARDWARE COMPANY
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Give mother a
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