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Uncle Sam Sets a Good Example
Patton's Sun Proof Paint! The Kind that Goes on Right and Stays Right On A paint or varnish for EVERY PURPOSE. China Lac and Sole Proof Colored Varnish for floors and furniture. We guarantee all our goods to give pertect satisfaction. pits ;3i:'Jf:.i(.,; as;. 'wmmmsm ,S 53,K ...US' 4 VIEW OF U. 8. CAPITOL DURING PAINTING. The dome of tlie United States Capitol at Washington Is kept In excel lent condition by painting It every few years. For this work forty painters re steadily employed for three months' time. Over five thousand gallons of paint are required for one coat. The reason for painting the Capitol dome at regular Intervals Is to prevent disintegration of metallic aurface. THE COSMETIC OF THE INANIMATE. f I am the saver of surfaces f I am the world-olcf preserver. f Noah knew me, for he pitched the ark within and without. fThe Pharaohs sought me as an adornment for thejr tombs their mummies endure because 1 conserve. HI am the woad of the ancient Britons : their blue battle hue. Because of me the treasures of the Sistine Chapel defy efface- tnent. . ' --g-l . , -II am the keeper of the antique. j'-.- 1 am the servant of progress. IColumbus found me bedecking the savages who watched him plant Ferdinand's banner on the shores of New Spain; and the very sails of his caravels resisted the elements of the West through my aid. UThe pioneers westward wending their way daubed the prairie schooners with my protection. 4!J am the royal robes of civilization's monarchs, Steel and Lum ber. IJThe taut wings of the airplane gleam under my protective veneer. fThe sullen dreadnaught and the homing transport plow the seas impervious to corrosion because of me. f I waterproofed your agents of destruction, the bullet and the shell. flThen I drew the mercy of my concealing camouflage over your hospitals. 1 glisten on the homes, and on the barns, and on the cement surfaces. JlWhere life is, I am alive. 11 Where death and decay set in my absence hastens them. '-11 And my mission is to preserve. ifSaver of Surface, I am PAINT 1 MmMM" -A ' it. -'tfvj-.i... ;.-5".-!t'-':''-t;-A- i 3flr if J I ' THE QUINCY MANSION, QUINCY, MASS., BUILT IN 1689. America's classic example of a clapbourd building preserved for over two hundred years by careful and frequent painting. It has secret panels, rtlnjiiey staircase and biding places, said to have been used by smugglers. Later the home o4 great statesmen and of the famous belle, Dorothy Qulncy. ' pi cace: REMEMBER, THE BEST IS THE CHEAPEST Southern & Spalding's Pharmacy. RTY OWNERS KNOW THE VALUE OF GOOD PAINT INVESTMENT of over a century's work and thought is represented in each can of Harris on's Town and Country Paint. So sure are the manufacturers of their product that the analy sis is on every ean your guarantee of PERFECT satisfaction. Good Paint is the Least Expensive Kind of Insurance C. S. JACK SO Monroe City Missouri N herman- Wi hamsPaint A Paint, Stain or Varnish for Each Paintable Surface SOLD by this store in Monroe City continuously for THIRTY-FIVE YEARS. Sold all over the entire world wherever paints are used. Don't experiment with paints, use Sherman- Williams : It costs no more than make-shift paints and lasts far longer The Big Daylight Dru Store Woods Drugs, Paints, Oils, Wall Paper Clean Up and also Paint Up!