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:| Painting, Paperhanging and Wall | I Tinting 5 I Also first class Auto painting and | I Furniture refinishing j | E. S. HAYDEN, Phone 162, Elbert, Colo | ITaaMfcawmiiiT«fWßa«Mae^ —KiM Wirt. Harris’ Wholesale & Retail MEAT MARKET LOCATED IN HARPERS STORE HOME MADE SAUSAGE, FRESH EVERY DAY. The Place Where You Got Good Meat At the Right Price. YOUR TRADE SOLICITED Ship Your Calves Free—No Commit*- f eion. J2,t , r t— ODD FELLOW LODGtf NO. 88. n’**etf t\i2 2nd and 4th SatvtfayB of Each Month, l*i the I. O. O. F. Hall. El ’OUT CAMP NO. 15N sfHeft Meets at I. O. O. F. Hall, every Tuesday Evening. Visitors Welcome The first entertainment of this winter’s plays for Elbert, will be MONDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 10, at the Schoolhouse Auditorium. Mary Hollingsworth, in her in terpretation of the Play— “THE PRINCE CHAP." Her audiences love every charac ter. You will forget the presence oof Miss Hollingsworth und Bee and live only with the characters as she protravs them. The shows this winter will be the very best obtainable. The citizens of Elbert, who signed up to have these winter entertainments are: L. G. Oaks, J. D. Foster, C. O. Peterson, G. R Rrown. Larsen Brothers, E, Johnson, W. L. Foster, ' T. W. Wirav, It J. Eisner, Charles Larsen. T. T. Kelley and A. Nep niau. Buy a season ticket for $2.00. which entitles you to ALL five 1 shows. Tickets may be had at 1 Larson Bros. Garage, Post Office cr T. W. Wray Creamery. GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! ' FONDIS ITEMS. The threshers climbed the bluff late lost week and ar© working west- 1 ward. Some good yields are reported by people around here. Warren Good had som<» rye that went 27 bu. per acre. I Lota of people arc hauling beans and grain. People sometimes have 1 to wait in line for hours at the ele- r vntors. Wo hear thp price dropped t from $8.75 to $3.50 for beans Satur- > day. ‘ I Don Good, George Bates and Hurry lender departed by flivver Saturday for Florida. s e Wnv Herald and family returned 1 Tporsdav from n week’s visit with friends in Canon City. i Toe Malloy returned from a visit a with his sister, Mrs. Alice Cain, and h family at Tabenash. We hear stock did not sell very well at the Bates sale Better time to buy than to sell, we think. Robert Ahl made his last trip on route B Friday, that Is he got as far as Fondls, then got Harry Bender to make the north end as his auto wasn’t working right. Sat urday John Pangbum was greeting the patrons on the route. Charles Schaner went to Denver one day last week to try to straighten out some trouble about his home stead entry. Ross Howard and Martin Malloy started Monday for the oeet fields near Longmont where they expect to work through the season. Mr. Wave Is putting a sixteen foot stave addition to his silo. We hear that Mrs. Courter Is doing ns well as could be expected since her operation. Mr. and Mrs. McCully made a busi ness trip to Kiowa Saturday. Tues day. he had to go to Calhan to get repairs for his pump. John McCune Is helping him get It In working or der. SCHOOL NOTES. Miss Corbett has her classes pretty well organized now, and those who haven’t started should hurry up or they will have hard work keeping up with the early birds. The four Polster children started Tuesday. The enrollment Is now seventeen. The pupils are very much interes ted in a swarm of bees that took up their abode in the wall of the coal house. They watch the bees work and can see to honey comb through the cracks. School hasn’t started yet In Dis trict No. 29, as they have no teach er yet. A Miss Tesaonl of Frederie was to teach but she was offered a more congenial position at home. Three of the districts around UonUs were fortunate enough to secure teachers who lived near enough to go home Friday evenings, and one did not. It will be harder each year - to get teachers to tackle these one horse schools. We must have better con* dtions or no schools. And there must be schools. ELBERT LOCALS. Geo. Hays and family have moved into the Mowrey cottage. Fred Albln of Kiowa was in Elbert Wednesday enroute on a. pleasure trip. Last Sunday John Mulligan, on tlr'e Paul Jones ranch, while trying to procure some honey, had the misfor tune of being stung by a bee in the white of the oye. Dr. Denney treat ed him and he soon got over the painful experience. Jackie Harper has turned his shoe! shining business over to Floyd Mend-! er who will now serve you. Jack helping him out on rush nights. The Windsor creamery will soon bo in operating order. The boiler and smoke stack and machinery have been installed. This Page used for Elbert Exclusive I Mrs. Geo. Sultz was shopping in I Denver Tuesday. The show given by the Shorthorn ' [ Breeders Association at the pavilion was a success and the people en ’ joyed a treat of good music and sing ing. Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Nouinan, at companied by Miss Kinma Neuman, aiitoed trf Denver Saturday, return ing Tuesday. Many Elbertites attended the Wml Poison public sale near Elizabeth on the 4th. Nearly everything brought top notch prices. Geo. Griffin is helping Roy Wheel er in the blacksmith shop. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Larsen and baby visited In Castle Rock Tuesday Forrest Vail and Doc Colbert re turned from their Indiana auto trij Monday. They had a fine trip, ex periencing much tire trouble going and much engine trouble comlnt back; but on the whole the trip wilt fine. Mr. Vail's father arrived from In diana Tuesday on a visit here to set Colorado. They will soon leave foi ' Utah where Forrest Vail owns some land. John Rhudy and Geo. Gleffe wen both in to see Dr. Denney Monday; both are suffering from very sort 1 eyes*. Wild ducks are reported to b< quite plentiful around here this fall Nellie Fredenburg of Elizabeth i: * working for Mrs. Pierce at the Beu iah hotel. Roy Brown this week purchased a brand new Ford car. Miss Richardson of Parker, whr has been visiting at the Wutts liomt returned to her home Monday. Chas. Melburn was transacting f business in the Springs Tuesday. News is very scarce this week. Nr •no seems to have committed any uns worth reporting. Monday night. October 10th, first lumber of the Lyceum at school • bouse. Get your season tickets now , *t Larsen BroH., Tom Wray or at . post office. Mrs. Van Temmen has been visit ng with her daughter, Mrs. Skoog. I n Denver a few days. A. Van Temmen bought a pure •red bull from Ed Orin last week. j The Ladies of the Presbyterian l burch will give a dinner at the I. O. I Hall Wednesday, October 12th , for the Shorthorn sale. Henry Matthews of Mead is visit ing his brother. C. A., and family. , Born to Mr. and Mrs, Glen Brown t October 1st a daughter. . Frank McNamara met with a very s Painful accident by being bucked off ) a horse which he started to ride af- I ter tlie cows. The dog barking and , jumping at the horse’s nose caused , the horse to buck. Mr. McNamara fell ou his back, severely spraining it and laying him up several days. Rev. Father Bastian left Wednes day for Wray, his new field of work. He will be succeeded here by Fathei Murphey of Denver. A farewell re- I ceptlon was given him Monday eve ning by his congregation. Mr. and Mrs. EJler Rasmussen are ! spending the week in Denver. Art G&rbardi of Fondis is attending to the creamery. i Roy Brown made ail official trip to Colorado Springs Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Cox and chil dren outoed to Wray Saturday to ;-pend the week with relatives. I Ralph Baldwin, who has worked at Gates’ store the past year, and made friends while there, severed his connection and is working for Ennr.ette Blakiey. Dick Morgan passed through El ! bert Saturday with a string or out law horses enroute to Castle Rock .'•ssistd by Clifford Casev and John LUInrer. and from there they go to Calhan fair. T r- ‘-T- -T-- *s^4 Eustace Little of Kiowa was up -one day lust week and informs us he has bought the Gates store there. LADIES’ AID MEETING. The Christian Ladles’ Aid t-i • with Mrs. Hei »i o n Beckman Scptem tier, 22nd. Each lady took one arti cle of food for the dinner which, with the generous provision of the hostess, was served cafateria. The afternoon was very profitably spent in sewing for the bazaar and making aprons which had been specially ordered. ■ The next meeting will be an all day meting and ladies are requested 1 to provide for the dinner as usual. LUTHERN SERVICES. There will be Luthern serviies in he Presbyterian church Sunduy. October 16th. at 2:30 p. m. Everybody invited. Rev R. B. Wolfe, Pastor. King Alfonso Is part owner of a movie corporation. He knows where real power lies. It isn't the rooster’s early rising that makes him unpopular; it's his bilking about it. Raw sugar at 4 cents Is an addi tional reason for hoping for a big fruit crop ibis year. As the French see It, there must be war reparation by Germany or war preparation by France. It Is pretty tough when you enn not even give away a home in a fashion able section of London. The French Ideu seems to be that the harder Germahy works, the more she should be made to pay. Until the aeroplane can be domesti cated the automobile will continue to be n popular household pet* The American hen is now facing a new yellow peril; 500.000 Chinese eggs have arrived in this country. Statistics show that while the cost of living has dropped, there is plenty of room below for improvement. An Important item In the return to normalcy Is to teach the girls to wield the broomstick as well as the Up stick. That wave of crime which is inun dating the world Is probably nothing but the recession of the tidal wave of vnr. French bachelors are to he taxed to aid the babies of the benedicts. Still, bachelors do not have to walk the floor. Many have tried but none has yet found a satisfactory way to Invest! gate a gasoline tank with a lighted match. * If love scones are barred from high school plays, think wlmt an Inestim able loss the American stage will suffer. When men demanded that their women folk wear rubbers, they never expected the horror of unbuckled •miosc.er, ■ : — '.I $653.00 For the lum- P b e proud to own and SEE FLOOR PtANS OTHER HOMES live in. COME TO OCR OFFICE AND SEE OUR SERVICE DEPARTMENT! THE COMPLETED P.LCK PRINTS- III, .'Wwl J l’ST HOW CAREFULLY EVERY HA S MANY OTHER PLANS -BOTH # DETAIL IS ARRANGED TO GIVE LARGE AND SMALL- ACTUAL SerVICC YOU THE MOST COMFORT AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF WHICH WE _ CONVENIENCE. WILL BE GLAD TO SHOW YOU. That WE IIA’. E ARRANGED WITH A THIS WILL HELP YOU TO DECIDE ' lRPENTER CONTRACTOR AND Q> . JUST XH E HOME PLAN THAT OUllciS CAN GIVE YOU A CAREFUL ESTI MATE OF THE COMPLETED ' VIL “ GIVE ' 01 LASTING SATIS- D mouse. faction. joetier We arc glad to offer this service to you—come in and take advantage Building'S ot it—it is a pleasure to help you. ® ELBERT LUMBER COMPANY, Elbert, Colo- J. E. .MAYER, President JAS. RINGOLP. Dlr*clor A H. MAYER, Cashier L\ REILM. Director Ok Elbert County Bank ELBERT; COLORADO Incorporated State Bank Cash Capital $25,000 Examined Regularly bv the State Bank Comrr ission Make your credit good by doing your hanking businest* with th*» »> ,i**»f • established banking institution in Elbett county. An exclusively banking husine.-*K conducted. FIREPROOF VAULT. SAFETY DEPOSIT BOXES FOK KrfNT The First National Bank Capital $lio,0()(J Elbert, Colorado. Surplus s2.of (' Member of the Federal Reserve System. Officers and Directors 3 u - J Pres. Irn B. Cufteel, Vice Pre». A. W. Mu-Vuivy, Cnsiiler D. K. Burnside I*. 11. Mulligan B. M. Xtrron Theo. Neuman Do Your Banking with a National Bank Under Supervision of The United States Government Checking Accou .If. 4 percent Interest paid r.n Saving Account' and on 'lime Certificates of Deposit. ... HWS——, » 810 Bflßn DANCE At HENRY HOPPMAN’S RANCH Two Miles West of Elbert Saturday Evening, Oct. 15th Music By Elbert Jazz Hound Orchestra Tickets, $l.OO. War Tax, $ .10.