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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 23, 1921. '
PAGE SIX MRS. FRANK A. WELLS DIES IN SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA Mm. Elizabeth Barratt Wells, wife of F. A. Wells, a resident of pueblo until last July, died In San Jose, Calif., yesterday morning at 11 •’clock at the homo of her daughter. Mrs. R. A. Sword. Mrs. Wells or ganized the first Parent-Teachers as sociation in Pueblo In the latter part of 1 f»10 and also originated the idea of the Mothers’ Congress council which plan has been adopted by the National F.-T. association. Mrs. Wells was active in promoting the or ganization of the following move ments in Pueblo: Supervised play grounds; better babies movement; board of screen picture censorship: thru her efforts the Child Welfare association became a part of the municipal government; interested the school boards and the c. F. A- f. to ward the support of the Child Welfare station. Mrs. Wells was president of rh« Pueblo County Mother’s congress and Parent-Teachers association for eight years. She was active chair man of Pueblo Municipal Child Wel fare heard for two years. During the war Mrs. Wells was appointed state and county chairman of Child Wel fare by the war hoard and chairman of the Pueblo .Food Conservation committee. Thru her activity and In spiration the Child Welfare movement of city and state has been acknowl J Bros.' Bill ? | Cedar Chests I Our large stock is more depleted every day. but we are still able to offer a good selection for your satisfactory choosing. And you could not select a more desirable gift for the home. Its neat appearance— its almost indespensible usefulness in pre serving costly fabrics and furs pays divi dends every year of its indefinite service. Think of it—A practical sized chest. 36-inch inside measurements, at the low special price of $lO.OO A 45-inch chest substantially built of beautifully grained red cedar. Special $17.50 N Mahogany or Oak Smoking Stand edged as of national importance in parent-teacher work. Mrs. Wells was a woman beloved, of high ideals and an intense love for children. Mrs. Wells has been in deelining health but a few months, having sought relief at Mayo Brothers’ hos pital in June And not being encour aged there, she in company with her husband, left Pueblo on July -8 for Ca lifornia. Mrs. Wells was born in London, province of Ontario. Canada, in 1854, being 67 years old nt. the time of her dea*h. She came to Fountain. Colo rado, a bride, coming to Pueblo in 1881. Her father was Joseph Bar ratt, pioneer, who died in Pueblo sev eral yearn ago. Her husband waa engaged in the music business in Pu eblo for 86 years. the firm being known as Pueblo Plano company. The Wells resldencp was at 211 West Twelfth street. Mrs. Wells is sur vived by sly children. They nro Mrs. R. A. Sword. San Jose; Ben T. Wells, of (iuatamala. Central Amer ica: F. Barratt Wells, of Ordway, Colorado: IN*. M. Wells, of Berkeley, Calif.; Arthur C. Wells, Eos Angeles, Calif., and R. Dean Wells, of Guata mala. Nine grandchildren also nur vlve. In 1919 Mr. and Mrs. Wells took a trip to (Juatamala to visit their son, Ben. returning the first 1 of March. 1920. While absent their i THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN INSURANCE TO BE GIVEN AS PRESENTS The Ray-McKinney Clothing com pany will give the employes of their Pueblo, Ea Junta and Durango stores SI,OOO worth of life insurance protec tion as Christmas presents this year. The policy is written to cover all of the employes of the organization col lectively, any protection forthcoming will be paid directly to the employes, according to the arrangements with the Missouri State Eife Insurance com pany with whom tho policy has been taken. STRANGE ISN’T IT? ♦ There are 53 Sundays jn the year ♦ 1922. the first, and the last days of ♦ the year being Sundays. Ordinarily ♦ ♦ this does not occur unless in Eeap ♦ ♦ Years. The last year having the ♦ ♦ extra Sunday wa.s 1910. ♦ son. Frank A. Wells, died in Tort land. Oregon. The body will arrive in Pueblo Sunday and will he at T. G. Mc- Carthy Undertaking establishment. Funeral announcement will be made later. , Every woman knows that furniture—good furniture, will stand thru years a monument to her good taste and discriminating judgment. Why not make this her memorable Christmas by selecting from the store of unusual quality, a gift she will long appreciate. Our prices will not make you hesitate. EXTRA SPECIAL Large comfortable, leather, substantial fireside chair or rock er with wide, comfortable wings. A chair that will give years of good service. A real gift for Dad! Very Special. $24.75 TASTY RAG RUGS Hit and Miss Rag Rugs. 24x36, a practical gift 65c Tasty Rag Rugs—a better grade, size 24x98-in. solid col ors. value $2.25. $1.45 Guernsey Ware Tea Pots What lady wouldn't appre ciate one? We offer them in 5 beautiful colors and designs. Special $3.60 For Xmas What More Gould She Ask Than Something to Wear? BUY IT AT Moore’s UP-STAIRS SHOP 206 * i, N. Main Consolidation Wj Two Stores in One. Oloelng out Den- \ ver Shop, startling Value*. High n Cliss Garment# [7 SUITS, glfi.OO UP BLOUSES 98c UP COATS. *7.98 UP. PETTYOOATB *1.98 UP. DRESSES. |fi.9B UP. SWEATER SPECIAL *4.98. Smaller Gifts for the Home Mahogany Candle Sticks $1.50 Cut Glass Bud Vases . . . $l.OO Art Statues $2.00 up Mirrors $lO.OO up Brass Cuspidors .... $1.50 up Fancy Metal Match Holders and incense burners $2.50 Cut Glass Pyrex Casseroles with . .Nickel Servers $7.50 Tea Wagons (Solid Mahogany) at $35.00 Gateleg Tables . . . $35.00 up Sewing Baskets, beauties $1 5.00 Oak Extension Tables with six . chairs $52.00 A beautiful line of Day-beds and Davenports. Mahoguty Floor Lump Silk Shade Thi«* is a cift that will be appreciated. Every has use for one or two. They add the “fin ishing touch’’ to a well appointed living room. Solid mahogany, dou ble or single fixtures with a heau iiful shade. Regular $32 ">0 \alue $24.75 « High Chair or Rocker A practical way to remember Baby or Little Sue. Both are well built and neat appearing. Very special $1.35 Mahogany Serving Tray* As a smaller gift for the lady, what could offer more dignity and value than a mahogany serving tray, transparent glars bottom, over a pretty design. A s»j>rcial, going fast at *1.'15 SLIPPERS, SUPPERS 406 N. MAIN (EXTRA SPECIAL PRICES) ON ALL KINDS OF SLIPPERS FOR THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY Ladies’ Kells—nil styles—colors and sizes. Prices cut In, choice of anything in the house, 51.45 Quilted Satins with silk Pom Poms all colors and sizes .45 Broken lines of Ladies’ “Comfy” Kelts—several styles— to so (ast.oorr. Men’s Soft role Kelts—two tones m blue, grey and brown a dandy .Y'J.'l.) value, to close out ut $1.85- Men’s Kelts with leather sole and heel in *1.85 Men's Kid Leather Slippers -the finest quality shown in the city—any style you like -black <>r brown —in *2.H5- __ One lof. of very good leather Slippers for men all styles (>■ *2.1 O Before you do anything else this morning step in and let us show you some real Slipper values. AND FOR THE KIDDIES We have everything in the way of a Uorufy Slipper, 500 1° *1 .*25 ( You will miss a real bargain if you fail to got a pair or t"” of tho«e! Red Top Boots for the little tots, size* t<» 10’ ~ $2.w5 Come early if you want a pair of these. OPEN EVENINGS UNTIL XMAS 406 NORTH MAIN THE MEDILL SHOE CO Pathe Phonographs Ears that would be distraught by the blare of "Talking Machines" have more than welcomed the jeweled music of the I Perhaps ibis Christmas you’d like one in your home -a gift from ihe family, lor music reproduced perfectly, lor a machine that must play all records. For the famous sapphire ball feature )ou must insist on the PAniE. As a Christ mas special they are greatly icduccrj this week. $250 Machines $l5O $225 Machines $l4O $196 Machines $lOO $l5O Machines $3O $llO Machines $B5 The small payment of $lO.OO delivers one to your home. Balance as you enjoy it. \ » I