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AN INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER.-AUSOLl TEI.Y CLEAN AND FIT FOR ANY MEMIIER OF THE FAMILY TO HEAD
CAPE GIRARDEAU,' MISSOURI, MARCH 20, 1911
MORE PLAIN STATEMENTS
OF FACTS REGARDING THE
BIG FREE FARM CONTEST
Figure it Out Yourself and See if You Wouldn't he Making
Pretty Good Wages if You Devoted Your Entire Time
From Now on Till the Close of the Contest
BATTLE FOR WORLD'S RACQUET CHAMPIONS!!!
SEND YOUR NOMINATIONS IN AT ANY TIME
The Contest is Now Fairly Started, so There is Still Plenty
of Time for You to Get in the Race and Win One
of These Valuable Prizes
offering in their
How many contestants
ciiito tin- bin prizes that
Publishing Co. arc ottering '
groat newspaper subscript ion content?
It'n a bin thing ami tin wide-awake
ones aro hustling to the full extent
realizing that right now is the time
to eineh things anil even win the
valuable little farm. The contestants
who make it a point to get as many
subscription as possible right now
will have a reserve fund that will
put them on "easy street" during
the strenuous times to come. There
is no candidate in the race whose
lead cannot be overcome by a few
hours' active efforts. Right now is
the best, time in the whole contest
to get started in the great race for
the HMle farm or handsome piano.
There are unusual good chances
in several localities of Cape (iirardeau
county to get a lot of subscriptions
nnd win a prize in this great contest.
Why not get started today. The
contestants are very inactive and
there is really unusual good fields
to work in. With a couple of hours'
work, any contestant from these
localities could easily gain a big
lead and with a little energetic work
between now and the close of the
contest, could cinch the grand prize.
Why not start, your race and win
the big prize?
Those names, of candidates who
do now show some activity within
the net few days will be dropped
from the content. Do not blame the
contest manager for this action.
You have only yourself to blame
if vou do not get into the race and
win one of these valuable prizes
Are I'riics Worth an Kffort.
The grand prize is a line profitabh
'J()-acre farm, with residence, bain
chicken boi'sc, piggery, line orchart.
1 1 1 1 1 1 s , cherries, berries
know that j
It pays to i
noi l li
I :i il
ami m a gi
tint the best
dong the line of
i station, and is ,i
celebrated ' 'ape -il
I. -in i-t.-iie mad.
in the coiinly. It
1. o:; (!. wiikin sight
near churches, seho
I III IvMiolllooil. II
nnl in the eouiilv,
I .1 1-
Don't knock the other candidates.
Remember the ''(ioldetl Iillle." i
Don't forget the children can do
most effective work in collecting cou
pons, livery little helps.
Should your father, brother or
friends belong to any organization,
get t hem to work for you.
(io in with a determination to win.
Success is the reward of persistency.
How can a person win n thousand
or two tliousaml dollars easier than
by an honest effort for the next
few weeks in working for this grand
little farm? We honestly do not
believe there is such a chance for
the next few weeks in the whole of
Cape (iirardeau county, to secure the
value of this farm, as there is right
here in this contest. You say,
"I can't win." Some one will win,
why not you? You can't win if you
make no effort, but you con win if
you go actively at work and ask
your friends to assist you. Get them
to subscribe for a year, or several
years for that matter. That will
roll up big votes and you will soon
stand at the top.
A Few Suggestions.
Now for a few suggestions as to
your plan of campaign. Never neg
lect to see any one personally if you
have reason to believe that they
have not already pledged their votes.
Sometimes the prospects which appear
the most improbable pan out the
When you have your prospect
secured get him or her to put you
on tin' track ol allot tier or more
The result will be that
will iicciituiilate more
daily and increase in v
a snowball rolling down
Again, don't 'n
tise the fact that
7 ? ff Tto
Royalist Mobs Cry "Down
I Willi the Republic; Long
j Live the King
CALMETTE CALLED A HERO MANY OTHERS ARE MISSING
Km in fii I
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''..-.' jL- y :-: :4'-
George Covey tleft), professional racquet champion of Ureal Hrituin, nnd
Jay Gould (right), amateur champion of America, contestants for the, world's
championship at Philadelphia.
LIABILITY OF DIRECTORS.
ARMS GOING INTO ULSTER
ADDS TO M. A.
Stun lulled and I ."J Injured
When Rctif of Seed Store
is Crushed in
City Authorities Conden.ned for
Allotting" Store to Continue by
Mil, , ,'
d lo ai
are :' catnil
I e .-I ' u I, 1 1 1
"Directors must direct or be held j
liable," said a 1'nited States judge i
not long ago when entering up a
heavy judgment against the recal
eitrant directors of a national bank
in a country town. The bank had
operated on a plan all too familiar
to this country that is, the cashier
had run it practically to suit him
self and thi' directors had complacent
ly taken his word that he was run
ning it properly. When it transpired
that the cashier had looted the in
stitution the stockholders sought to
recover from the negligent directors
This is good law and g I business
morals. A suit for many million
has already Iwi n brought against
those directors of the St. bonis A
San Francisco Railroad who partici
pated in syndicates and underw ril ings
Britifh War Office Is Preparing
Uprising of Anti-Home Hula
which the road was
even a prospect of
suits ; m : 1 1 1 1 -1
the New York, New Haven .V' llart-j
ford directors who plunged the road I
into its ruinous, speculative expansion!
with such dubious legal warrant. '
We hope to see it more and inore i
i ideally athnned that a director i
, a t rii-tee: and f hat if be aim-:-- ,
J his iriist by negligence, or by pui-uni".
i hii personal piolit to I lie detriment
j of the st. ii'I. holder-, or by .-ul jeet lie,
the inr'i'Tl v lo reel, e.v- h'lard-. '
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iWXI' News Service )
London. March 19. The lntene
gravity of the Ulster Hituatlon was
shown by the action of the govern
ment In Increasing the force of royal
constabulary in that Irish province.
Large shipments of ammunition, In
tended for use by the constabulary
also are Je!ng made secretly I) tbfc
The war office has counseled
against the presence of troops In Ul
ster, and Premier Asrjuith and other
members of the cabinet have derided
that if force is to he encountered on
the part of the I'lilonists the constab
ulary should be used against the anti
home rule "army."
('apt. James Craig, one of the
I'tilonlst leaders in Ulster, has de
parted for Helfast on a mission re
ported to be connected with the mo
bilization of 4,(ld0 veterans of the
Sir Edward Carson chief of tbr
anti-home rule forces In the north of
Ireland, will depart later in the
week, following the session of purlin
incut, when- the opposition in 1 1 1
house of commons will talie a vote ot
ce'i-nre against the government I'm
its Irish policy.
It is certain that hitter and fieri
Iliollio'.ls debate will !H "I. the res
sbms of th" co'v.cii'i; . '.ml many
Vein!. M !ea.!"t's i. hire that th- t'l
in i i-M moil .-'. by
aiii aiiy as good
WNT N. s s. r l. e
Paris, March l'.. The assassination
of (l.islon Calmette, the briliant ili
tor of I'lgaro, by the wile of Joseph
Cailh.ux, minister of finance, has
stirred the linaginal Ion and the pas
siotis of the French public as no event
has done since the In.yfus affair.
The Royalist party is making the
most of the crlis. Arthur Meyer, edi
tor of the Royalist paper be Caulols,
says that the occurrence Is another
proof of the saying of an eminent Re
publican, that "The republic will end
Fernand l.abori, who was the attor
ney for Capt. Dreyfus, Iuih consented
to defend Mine. Calllatix.
I. ate in the evening the Royalists'
association was called out by I. eon
Daudet, the leader. He attacked ('ail
iaux In violent terms, while his follow
ers shouted: "Down with the assas
The demonstrators were finally
scattered by llcnnlon, the prefect ol
Paris, in command of a large body i f
police, who hurried 'he miinlfestantH
down the boulevard while they shout
ed: "Down with the republic! Dong
live the king!"
Huerta Orders 149 Mutineers
Out of Firing Line for
A DOXEN NEN AT A TIME
Dictator, Displeased by Defeat or
Fear of Treachery, Tries to (Jet
Even With Own Men
II. 1st 'ea.!"l's
I'll posiils 111;
:. r Asqiiith
l sualnp of Millie llll.le-il:d.le
It Is a g 1 r.'liiesental ive
, ' i
I' .i' , -
and hriii!.' i t. 1
:1 iiiaKe a nice Iioine
pf III iell.'e to s. 'llll lucky
whom a free deed will
I t he end of t his emit i-t .
not be much said at
this time in regard to the handsome
piano to be given away as the second
pri.e in the contest, as every body
is pretty well acquainted with pianos
iiiTd know the prize is worth a g 1
bard struggle. It is this valuable
little farm we wish to impress upon
contestants, and the lucky one who
wins will be amply rewarded for the
time expended. Figure it out your
self and see if you wouldn't be
making pretty good money if you
devoted your WHOLE time to se
curing subscriptions from now on
until the close of the contest.
How to Secuie Yotes.
Enlist the interest of your friends
and your friends' friends. I'se your
telephone. If you have friends any
where in the United States, send them
a letter asking for their support.
The contest manager will furnish
printed letters absolutely free to all
contestants. Ask for them.
A-k your political friends to furnish
ideas. Tiny know bow to cover the
Speeial Oldef books for securing
subscriptions may be had by writing
the contest manager. Do so today.
If you belong to any church, let
yout church friends know that you
are out to win.
If you belong to any organization,
:i t ..:
:. .pel II. I
heart to heart talk will li
friend.', something like this:
1 rieil.ls, il you haven t
your votes to any one yet.
a friend w ho deserv. s to
give him or her the votes,"
That's the sort of an impression
to leave behind. Again don't hesi
tate to ask for the biggest subscrip
tion at the outset. Co after the
(ive year subscriptions.
The contest manager will be glad
to assist you in any manner he can
with all fairness to the other daii
didates. Send for printed matter
today. Then go to work.
Work for this grand little farm
and il will work for you the balance
of your life.
(Continued on nago 71
Truant Juror Fined $25 He Made.
New York, March 19. "But I made
$25," said C. E. Cashmore, when Jus
tice White reproved him for being
late as a juror. "All right," said the
judge, "you're fined that $23."
: - not
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Car Jumps Track; Seven Injured,
Woburn, Mass., March 19. Seven
persons were badly injured when an
electric car containing iO passengers
jumped the track on a sharp curve at
the foot of a vteey hill here.
g to be
lb ,M , ,
the n. all
Improper Lette.- Sent President.
Newark, X. J., .March Iti. l'.ecaiisi
investigation tdiowcd he was Buffering
mental aberration, Samuel llarr, 4u, of
New Ilrunswlck. was released utter
being arrested Saturday night I'm
sending an improper letter to the
president. Parr suffered concussion of I
the brain when ho was tho victim of a
fall, some time ugo.
AtTIVi: IUS1NESS NCKNKS AT,
FIKST NATIONAL. i
The first National Hank present
a lively business activity since its
re-opening, and the recent flection
of new ollicers meets with the ap
proval of all who are acquainted
with the sterling qualities of which
they are possessed. It is conceded
uilla ut dispute that no betti r se
lection could have been to fill the
eli e .1' j. resilient than that of .Indue
Si h. , lei ; and the ability and bu-i-ni-s
t u ft possessed by (i. S. Siiiainei.
so well known, removes any can-.
for criiieisiii in placing him in ilu
po:.;tioti of ca-hii-r. Ill fact the whole
list of lillicel's is such as to i r. ate
fo lifeline- in the management of the
concern, and its solvency under their
liiallMgi'liicit cannot be doubled.
Prospects are bright and the future
of the institution is more encourag
ing in outlook than ever before.
!'.:. II s
: to i
, 1 1 walked ",
ii and tell !,
, March 1 7. - - A I '.T
cemetery n'ld t.-il ii,;
had a lir. ; i mil inn t hat
to iiie soon, M. K. Vh-
. v I
I of a th izen in
j w. v taken lr,
' at .loj,:t! i, li::
i wall llllsl cxi
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I WNT News S. I X I.
St l.ouis, March P. Willi seven
(lead ami CI persons '.ajured in the
collapse of the St. bonis Seed com
panv building, a score of workmen
made fast proenss In removing the
debris to determine If any others pos
hlbly might he buried in the ruins.
Officials of the Wlninu r Construc
tion company, which had IS men at
Vor'i miking repairs on the seed
(tore building, stated at noon that
four or the of their workmen had not
been reported to them. They ex
pressed uncertainty as to whether the
men bad escaped Injury and left the
scene without reporting, or whether
Ihev would be found In the basement
wreckage when it was cleared away.
WILLIAM DAVIDSON, :U. K.10
! Park avenue; laborer
i CI (Alt I. KS L. C.KYDLU. r.!i, 71.1
j North Thirty second street, East St.
KUNNK WKIIKII, laborer, address
! unknow n.
FOUK UNIDENTIFIED MEN initio
ruins. ' ,. .
Missing: , ,'
O. HALL. .
W. SP.M LDIXO.
Police and reporters sought to ob
tain the names ol the workmen unac
count' d for, but Wlnmier Construe
tii.n company officials i;hI(1 the men
were known to them by numbers. As
the men were taken Irom the ilehrlv,
th. said, they had bei u checked olf
S.aieh.-is managed to clear away
all the debris ubove the first-floor
level before noon and then they be
gan removing timbers and bricks
from the basement.
No Trace of Woman.
Il has been persistently rumored
It woman still was buried in the
wtukage. but no trace of a woman
lias been lound by tile senrt hers.
'Hie responsibility lor permitting
the seed company to reopen for bus!
1 i;- s in its Iniihlii: ' has not been fixed
'Ph.- building imih woi't.imod by water
pencil 'iilo the M. A. C. buililiiit! and
i a I ii
A .) i he
111 : i'.ia'!si
unit meet s
.1 a st. me
I in' t tj.
'd a! nil lu lu
:.ei,- n rv M
by I hi
:i, 1 1; i
i I t'.i.
: :.;o;;,.i i it i popi.m: m.i ff
Wil l. LOSE pk; FA TOItV.
There is A ,,
l:,r I'.lull is soon
lii; Industrie- th.-i
poilant factor in
lilt! 1 1 1 1 1 1 . i . I i s to
or afl-ial that Pop
to lose ol f the
t has been an ini
bringing that tlui
the front. It i-
-aid that the Dalton Adding Machine
Company expects to remove its plant
in, in Poplar lilulT to ( 'inciniial i.
about July 1st. This will be a hard
blow to business interests ill the
lilillTs as it will mean the removal
of several hundred high salaried
experts, the loss of whose payroll
will be keenly fell.
While the citizens of ('ape (iirar
deau lament the misfortune of our
neighboring town, since the move
has been decided oil. the Tribune
would suggest that the plans be
changed further and I he factory be
brought to the ('ape where location,
environment, facilities, and cvciy
thing that, could be considered in
selection of a site, shows favorably.
There is big exciti merit ill Poplar
1,1,1,1 on account ot ti.e i iccii.ui i
determine on the qtn-tion of city
owner-hip of the elect ire litdit plant,
w hich w ill be held in tha I, i'y on '
Thursday March P.llh. The Mi soiiri
Public Utilities Co. ai" ndeavoring I
tn overcome the inunieiaiil plan, audi
Mr. Tin.dey of this city is in t
PIulTs lending his aid in the light.
I. s I
I II III"
.ill. aie I
iiii.I !- i
w 1 1
e who had face. I
il'in m rs only a
I i., .1
I I: i
i i. r
i . I 1 1
a:i In -'
ol ii :i
k, ,1 1, ll
.1 . I.i.-I
i h ah in.; th"
s'pia'l i wi re
coj'ig to their
:!; form:! of
I'.e lilies ol' the
fe ..' Ill in 11' i s be-
t it iitiii.tr
ied in one tr,
thi: t asp.
V (silling up
did yez put out
Casey "Oi did."
Casey -"Oi don't
I h in a liar, get up and
Verself."-- London Sketch
NKWI.Y ELECTED OFFICERS FOIt
In giving the list of nffiei rs elected
under the rc-organizal ion of the First
National Hank, in Wednesday's issue
of the Tribune, the names of two
directors were omitted,
reel ion of satin
list is given.
H. Schacfer; Vice-
sider.t, Dr. II. l'ocrsler,; Cash
(!. S. Siiiiiiner.-': Directors, H.
Davis, Dr. O. E. locl-tci', and
S. Siinitner-, (iilioniv Ibmck,
A. Vaudivorl, John L. Miller and
H. Schacfer; Advisory Committee,
A. Cilctin and Eobcrt Matteson.
I. ii lie.: aie I
I In. 'Hi I- di
w bile to give
1 : 1 1 ,' I i : 1 1 t : 1 1 1 . 1 1 -
II. Ill the l,
d. it i worth
some stinlv lo unlivi.
ly with a view lo di-c.
work a given man can .
Excluding drones who
redemption, it has been
men who were it failur
would not even if allow,
stay in one lii f work
valuable cmplovcs m
fine industrial concern believed it
worth while to investigate this theory
arid asked every man who left it-
, and who
I to do so,
shops, or who
for tlistnis-al to
resigning, or why
better work, and
work that he would li
felt that he could do well.
ty of the replies indicated that dis
satisfaction or unsatisfactory service
was .m. to ii misplacement of men,
rather than to shift lc-sne-s ot- aim. I
in. Ilii ieticv. Elect lie i'ailwav Journal.
say why he was
lie was not doing
whether there was
to do and
Advertisers who u-e The Tribune
do so wilh confidence that through
its columns they reach the sturdy,
reliable element of the community
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