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tip mm 1 it IK f ! I ! t 1 l i I 1 n 5 mm East LoaeOak. High School Notes. The Delta Kappa Literary Society It looks now as though spring had in a recent meeting elected Eugene . come. We hope so, for we would Arnold reporter. A vote of thanks : not like for the weather to continue was given to Messrs. G. P. Wyatt, very long like it was about three days Ed Culver and Win. B. Miller for of last week. their presents or a .dollar eacn on our Rev. Bengtson filled his regular curtain fund. Any contnoutions re- appointment at Peru Sunday night ceived will be deeply appreciated oy There was quite a crowd out to hear the worried looking officers of the societies. , At a meeting of the Athletic Asso-: ciation Friday, Windell McHenry was j elected temporary base ball captain, j Mac is just the man for the place. He j has been one of the leading players j of the High School since his enroll-j ment. He is quick witted, aggresive and a good judge of the worth of a player. He has decided that he will play shortstop. A position in which his talents will shine brightest As Mac believes in an early ?tart, the first practice was held Tuesday evening. A large squad of promis ing players reported and with this material Captain Mac will undoubt- ! edly pick a winning team for the spring games. A list of the players and positions will be published later. The Association is in need of funds him. The little Misses Fern and Dot Harper spent Sunday and Sunday night at the home of their uncle, Will Harper. trnest uougn visited mends in i Kansas City the latter part of last ' week. Mrs. Roy Latham, who has been very bad sick, we are glad to note, is much better at this writing. Miss Nellie Thomas was enter tained at the Mrs. R. A. Belt home Sunday. James Slyter and wife visited with Harry Latham and wife Sunday. E. E. Eckles and wife spent Sun ; day with Mrs. Ella Thomas and fam juy. ! Lot Warren and wife visited his The Republicans met last Wednes' i i .i ii aay ana tne following were nomi nated for the respective offices: Trus tee, L. W. Smith; Collector, F. L. plankenbaker; Clerk and Assessor, Roy Latham; Justices of Peace and members of township board, J. A. Marstellar and T. J. Morgan; Consta ble, Ernest Gough; Township Com mitteeman, A. M. Beard. Mrs. Visa Gough entertained last Sunday W. C. McGinnis and family, H. H. Evilsizer and family and Joe Rogers of Rich Hill. for the baseball season. A benefit t SISier' Mrs- ueo- nomas aunaay nnfnrtoinmont rf enma bin ft U.'i II nPfiL 3 ft 61710011. ably be given soon to supply the nec essary cash. Many business men have contributed to the Basket Ball fund and the association is sure thankful for their help. Sophomore Sputters. Of all sad words of tongue or pen, Of all sad things within my ken, Of many deeds in many years, Of many acts to bring sad tears, The Juniors gave a program. The Juniors really did give a pro gram. Yes, it was a marvelous thing. They got right up on' the stage and said things and sung things and then read more things. Anybody would have known them to be Juniors. No body else would have the face to wear such remarkable garb. Many of the tortured spectators thought that some circus had strolled into town and loaned the High School their animal exhibit. Nothing was missing but the cages. Sister Funk in a neat but unauthor ized little article wonders why we did not join in the yelling. We did ; not notice any yelling. When I ask- cd a friend if he had heard it. he re- i plied that he had heard something! Uell wasn't last Friday and Sat but that when he was just getting in- j urday some winter weather. If we terested a pin dropped and the spell j owed e editor a month of bad weath was broken. j er and he wouldn't take those two However those who were seated ' days for the debt we wouldn't pay on the front row said that the pro- j nun anything. gram was good. We will have to j The party at Ed Winfrey's was held give it to the Juniors. They can get j one night last week. A Little One Takes Away. One of those peculiarly distressing sorrows that may come into Our lives was visited upon the home of Walter M. and Anna Rice in Passaic on the: 15th inst, when the- Angel of Death took away their . little son, Leslie, nearly three years old, after an -31-1 ness of only three days, and on the j morning of the 17th the Angel of ure Drougnt into tne same borne a i little sister thus bringing to them the ' rare experience oi seeing one cnild i born and another buried from their. own home and on the same day. Tru- l 4L. .1 I i j tjr ujc apu ti iwu uiuvcs uie uiusi ren der and sympathetic ties of humanity - - , goes out from all of us to the parents ! in this distressing visitation of na ture s possibilities, for such are the experiences of life and death though many generations may come and go and yet not see the reproduction of, I an event that is so mixed in with life's intricate problems. We share in their sorrow over the loss of their . little son and in their satisfaction over the birth of their little daughter, yet through it all runs a pang of bitter rPDTPt that mi ict nroHnminato null overshadow owing to the peculiarly sad circumstances that cast a gloom so dark and impenetrable over it all that tha frlammir fmm Ka Kmrhfr I ... ... V .U . U U . . Will till MUC can but faintly shine through, if at all. Not three weeks had passed since ; the same home had gone through the funeral ceremonies over the remains ' of a little girl who was was an aunt to little Leslie another thing thatj added to the sadness of the occasion. i The funeral services were conducted ; by the Rev. Snow of Butler and were ' most solemnly and beautifully carried ; out at the church in Passaic at 11 o'clock on the 17th inst. in the pres ence of a large audience after which FOR 1913 FRESH BULK GARDEN SEEDS NOW ON SALE " W. Atlee Burpee's Select Stock Cabbage Seed. Early Jersey Wakefield. Early Winningstadt. Early Flat Dutch, Early Copenhagen Market, Early Etampes. Extra Early Express. Early Stonehead. Pordhook Mainstay Early. Early Baseball. Danish Ballhead. Burpee's Danish Roundhead. Henderson's Early Summer. Burpee's Allhead Early. Charleston Wakefield. Surehead. All Seasons. Autumn King. Burpee's Short Stem Drumhead. Late Stonehead. Danish Round Red. Large Red Drumhead. Mammoth Rock Red Cabbage. Late Flat Dutch. Large Late Drumhead. Have Just as Good an Assortment in Asparagus. Beans. Beet. Brussel's Sproutes. Carrot. Cauliflower. Celery. Chard. Chicory, Col lards. Sweet Corn, Corn Salad, Cress. Cucumber. Egg Plant. Endive. Gourds, Kale, Kohl-Rabi. Leek, Lettuce. Musk Melon. Mustard, Okra. Onions, Parsley. Parsnip, Peas. Pepper, Pumpkins. Radish, Rhubard. Sage. Salsify, Spinach. Squash, Tobacco, Tomato. Turnip, Dill, Coriander. Summer Savory and other herbs. - nniAn 0A1 Large Red Wetherfield in one pound packages C 4 Af UlllOn OCCU under seal of 1913, per pound P 1 tU Water Melon Kleckley's Sweets. Tom Watson, Halbert Honey, and all the rest, in stock. BURPEE'S Fine Mixed Sweet Peas and Nasturtiums in bulk. Beautiful stock, true in name and color. These sets run very uniform in size. Red, White, Yellow and Multipliers. Onion Sets Pure Kentucky Blue Grass Solid seed, no chaff. White Clover, Red Clover. Timothy, Dwarf Essex Rape, Etc. Pop Corn. Seed Peanuts. Will have in season Cabbage and Tomato Plants raised from Burpee's Seeds. - BURPEE'S Large New Catalogue Free on application. The Democrats held their . conven-! his remains were taken to Oak Hill tion last Saturday and nominated j cemetery and laid by the side of his their ticket as follows: Trustee, Neff grandmother, there to await the final Blough; Collector, J. E Bartlett; 'destiny of all humanity. ; Clerk and Assessor; Will Harper; Little Leslie was a bright and pre- j Justices of the Peace and members jcocidus child, with a disposition that; of the township board. Andrew El-! made him an idol to his mother, n chum to his father and a friend to all. S. South Side Square DE BUTLER, MISSOURI KING GEORGE OF GREECE SLAIN BY ANARCHIST ledge and Newton Write; Constable, Grover McCoy. Miss Lizzie King is suffering from ar attack of pneumonia. PUSSYWILLOW. Elkhart up a good program In the Sophomore history class there is a lot of excitement over the contests. The sides lead by Helen Maxey and Ethel Coonrod are in the lead at present. "The Liberty Boys of 76" is the story many have selected for English. Miss Boggess stands pat on ''Buffalo Bills' Secret Mission." AU jhe classess except the Fresh men Class- were wearing green the other day. A bright Sophie tells The writer took dinner at the home of Fred Armentrout one day last week. George Lockridge and wife took in the sights at Amoret one day last week. Mrs. Shafer of Kansas City died last Sunday and was buried at the Scott cemetery. We didn't learn the cause of her death. She was a sister j of N. M. Gregory. us! W. H R'pptnn nnH familv falloH o that the Freshmen were wiring j the writers eveni Jagt week their complexions for St. Patrick, i ' They celebrate St. Patrick's Day all j George Fulkerson was a county the year 'round seat vis'tor one day last week. Freshmen Flurries. i Weddings seem to be all theg0 out The ooor Senior reporter's brain ' in LIkhart here of late and we think Ohio Street M. E. Church. On Monday morning, March 24th, Rev. Claude S. Hanby, minister of this church, leaves for Annual Con ference. The notices which were sent out to members, saying that the pastor leaves on March 31st were in error. Officers and all concerned will please accept notice of correc tion. Sunday morning Mr. Hanby will have for his subject, "The Res urrection of Christ A Vital Chapter in His Quest, for the Least, the Last and the Lost." The Sunday . morn ing services both in Sunday school amtat the preaching hour will have especial features, in recognition of the Easter season Shot Through Heart as He Walks City Wrested From Turks Saloniki, March 18. King George of Greece was assassinated while walking in the streets of Saloniki this afternoon. The assassin was a Greek of low mental type, who gave his name as Aleke Schinas. He shot the King through the heart. The King was accompanied only by an aid-de-camp, Lieut. Col. Fran- coudis. The assassin came suddenly at the King and fired one shot from a seven-chamber revolver. Schinas was seized immediately and over-1 powered. Is Lifted Into Carriage The wounded King was lifted into 1 1 T yl 1 1 Sunday night we are anxious to a carriage and taken to the Pafafion have a large attendance at our Ep- worth League Devotional Meeting for we want to discuss our District Con vention, for which we will soon be gin to make arrangements. The min ister's sermon subject on Sunday night will be, "The Stumbling Stone Transformed." Since these services are the last of the Conference Year, and since next Sunday is Easter Sun day, it will be a matter of much grati- must be terribly racked from writing such long and tiresome notes as were seen in last weeks' papers. As for entertaining the Seniors no such thoughts have entered our heads. Of course as the Senior scribe says j 'Squire Jeter tied the knot and -the 'The Seniors are venerable and re spect is due them" but this only proves that the old maxim, "Age be fore beauty" is true. All the Freshmen are doing good -work and are having some fine con tests in history. Mrs. Hill has pro vided a guard-house for the non- studious and we are all working "cum magna constantia" to keep out of that place. Junior Gush. Here are a few of the things the -Juniors heard Ibis week. ''Horrible." Miss Boggess (to Junior English class): "We will take the life of Stevenson tomorrow. . Come pre pared." Mrs. Hill (addressing Freshie His tory class): "What great thing did Alexander do?" Paul Sbelton: "Spread Greece all over the world." , : Miss Grube warned the Vergil class ' about a passage containing the con : junction "nee' very maliciously the , other day. She said: "Now class 1 look oak tor your 'oecs" We did. i Miss Orabe: "WelL. Eugene, since Incola' can be either masculine or feminine which would choose." ;-:v -; Ecsne solemnly): 'TenOnine.'.' that there will two or three more be fore long. Evans Spillman and Miss Ella Her rington slipped down to Butler one day last week and were married. boys say he is a boss hand at the busi ness. We. wish the young couple the best of luck. There will be a big egg roast next Sunday one-half mile west of Con' cord school house. Come out and bring the eggs and we will have grand old time. W. H. Keeton says he don't mind cutting the boys hair and shaving them when they are going to marry but he thinks they ought to tell him what is going to happen. Arthur Westover has got to be quite a horse trader. John Garber left last week for Texas. He is on a land trade. John Messick has gone to EI Dora do on business. uncie joe uiapp was trading in Elkhart last Monday. Miss Bessie Allen visited Mrs. John Messick last Saturday night and Sun day. JOHNNY. To Trade. We have one of the best' family mares in Missouri that we would like to trade for a pair of gentle ponies. For former information write or call phone No. H Butler, Ma 19-4 J. F. fferrell A Son. fication to have a large attendance of members and friends. Remember that Mr. Hanby leaves for Conference Monday morning, March 24th. Decision For City in Water Works Suit The Federal Court of Kansas City has rendered a decision in favor of the city the case of Chas: Gill Receiv er of the water works against the City of Butler. The suit was brought by Receiver Gill for the purpose of obtaining an order of the court fixing a water rental to be paid by the city, and be stow power of collection by allowing the water to be cut off in case of re fusal to pay. Under the decision of the court the city will continue to pay the $2000 per year hydrant rental as heretofore until the matter is finally adjusted, with the exception that payments wul be made monthly instead of quar terly. Township Republicans Nominate Only Partial Ticket The Mt Pleasant township Repub lican convention held in this city Sat urday endorsed W. W. Ross and W. F. Hems tree t, Democratic nominees for Justices of the Peace, and nomi nated the following ticket: Trustee A. H. Culver.' . Members Board G. P. Wyatt and J. R. Baum. - . . : Collector J. O. McMuDen. AssessorW. P. Hart ConstableMaiming Wdcoz. Justice of Peace Harry Gough. Hospital. He was still breathing, but died within half an hour. Prince Nicholas, the King's third son, and other officers hurried to the hospital. Arriving first, Prince Nich olas summoned the officers, and speaking in a voice choked with sobs, said: "It is my deep grief to have to an nounce to you the death of our be loved King and invite you to swear TTdeTiry to your new sovereign, King Constantine." Crown Prince Constantine, who suc ceeds King George, is at present at Janina. He is expected to come here with all possible speed. Assassin Evil Looking BE SURE to see OUR HATS BEFORE YOU BUY Styles CorrectPrices Right Mrs. J.W.Allison and Daughter Dr. H. M. Cannon and Dr. T. W. Arnold returned home from Kansas City Friday where they attended the annual banquet of the Kansas City Dental College Alumni. Next year the alumni and their families will be entertained at one of the leading theaters of the city which will be chartered for one night for that ex press purpose. Mens work hats, Black-Arnold; The new "1913 Model" nickel has been placed into circulation here, (al though the writer happens not to be in spring coats The assassin of the King is an evil- looking fellow, about 40 years of age. On being arrested he refused to ex plain his motive for the crime. tie declared that his name was Aleko Schinas, and in reply to an of ficer, who asked him whether he had no pity for his country, announced that he was against governments. Schinas maintained a perfectly im passiDie aemeanor, wnicn was sug gestive of his being irresponsible for his actions. Precautions were at once taken through the city and perfect order is maintained. King George was in his sixty-eighth year and had ruled fifty years. He was a brother of Queen Mother Al exandria of England and a son of the late King of Denmark. He was chosen King of the Hellenes in 1863 in succession to Otho 1. .' Life Soagftt Omco Before. . A previous attempt to assassinate him was made in 1898, but was frus trated. King George was married in Octo ber, 1867, to Princess Olga, eldest daughter of the Grand Duke Constant tine of Russia, a brother of the late Emperor Alexander IL -;. Oar new suits are here. Get one for Easter; Black-ArnokL : . . so fortunate as I the Farmers Bank of this city having received a shipment of the new coin some days ago. The nickel carries an Indian head on one side and buffalo on the other. Trsanrple7nooxes inasmuch as the greater por tion of first class matter is received here on the night and morning trains. Visit our new Drapery Department Walker-McKibben's. Arthur Vaughn, who lives on the Christy farm south of this city is firm believer in good roads and sets a mighty good example, by getting out and working practically to that end. . The other day he got out his drag and put it on the road on which he lives, dragging from the city limits soutn to the Mound Branch bridge, stretch or about one and one-half mdes and he put every foot of the road in extraordinary good shape. Spring Munsing Underwear. Walker-McKibben's. Alex Cameron has purchased one-naif interest in the west side barbershop from . A. Hobson who some tune ago purchased the busi ness from Mr. Cameron. Alex has been practicing the tonsorial art in this city form any years, and although he frequently gets a severe attack at tee wanderlust and sells out he al ways "comes hack" and his friends tod patrons are always glad to see Smartest styles 19.00 to $17.50. Walker-McKibben's. Postmaster C. A. Chambers on Sunday, last, put into effect a new order making one Sunday distribu tion of mail to the lock boxes, the distribution to be madeara o'cloclr a. m. This action was taken in re sponse to a petition of patrons of the office which was circulated some weeks ago. The new arrangement will put practically all important mail into the hands of those having lock Hay Wanted. 200 tons or more of good timothy or light clover and timothy mixed. The very best prices paid. Phone 161, residence 150. 39-tf J. S. WARNOCK. SGGS I FOR L Hatching $1.00 for Fifteen from Prize Winning Barred Rocks Winning first and second cockrel; first, second and third on pullet; also first , on display at Bates County ',' Fair, 1912. .Wv-ii 17. II. l!o!!r;:; 213 South Broadway; ) i 20-4t EUTLEX. 110.