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SHOP AT BLOCK'S YOU'LL FEEL AT HOME.
Block Brothers, ST. JOSEPH, MO., 6th AND FELIX STS. Members of Retail Merchants' Association. Railroad Fares Rebated. Friday and Saturday will be Booster Days. It will mark the opening of the Base Ball Season in, St. Joseph. There will be Parades, Band Contests and other attractive and entertaining features. Block's have prepared a list of sales this week for Women, Misses and Girls, Men and Boys, that will prove most inviting to the people of this city and surrounding country. It will afford a meat excellent opportunity for testing the full merits of this store as a shopping center. You will realize what a superior selection we offer, how far we undersell any other large storein Mis souri, how homelike and comfortable you will feel whileshopping here, through the surroundings and the friendly and courteous service that you will receive. If you have been shopping elsewhere and shop here once, you will shop here ever afterwards. Women and Misses' Store Offers This Week. $9.75 $19.75 $9.75 for now arrivals in Spring Coats, actual $15.01) and $18.00 values, representing tint seasons' end stock that wo bought at a great uudorpricc from one of Now York's most promiucutcoat makers. Tlie materials art; Kmerald Green and Bright Red French Coatings, striped mannish effects, large Shopard checks, gray striped worsteds, hair lino striped silks, and many fine all wool materials. nixes tor Women, Misses and Juniors. salt! of remarkable high grade Spring Suits for Women and Misses Mannish shop tailored garment of the popular newest colors and assortments, including a broad range in the much wanted Poplins. Itcdford Cords. Sponges, Serges and Worsteds, in the new blues, tans, Shepard checks, black and white stripes and staph; colors. In the new nalkan Mouse olleots. cut-away shirred back, and numerous other models. SALIC OK IMC.MAItKAKUC KINK QUALITIES IN WOMKN'S AN'I MISSKS' DUICSSICS. made from an unusual (imlity of silk. This special olfer of new spring afternoon ami street dresses, includes live remarkable styles of Foulards and Messaliues. Copies of the much higher priced fabrics. This is one of the most attract! veolfors of all our season's sales. Sale of Little Girls' Tub Dresses At 79c, 95c, $1.25, $1.50 and up to- $4.75. They are made just as mothers would like to have them, and possess more style and betterness than the usual store dresses. Made of Plaid and Check Ginghams, Percales, Natural Linens, Heps, Kpouge and Lingeries, in Balkan Blouse Russian effects, and plain tailored styles, with either gored or plaited skirts. Attractive Sale of Men's and Young Men's Norfolk College Models and Business Sack Suits, At $10.00, $12.50, $15.00, $20.00. Kvery man, young man and youth within a reasonable distance of this Men's store, should join this opening Spring Sale of Suits at these popular prices. At any of these prices you can have a selection of Blue Surges, Club Checks, neat Grays, rich shades in Tans and Browns, Black and White Effects, lively tonus in new Blues, Pencil Stripes, Black and White Silk mixtures. Also special sizes for stout men, tall men, short men, and extra large men. A Most Attractive Offer in Boy's Norfolk Suits, With Two Pair of Pants, $2.95, $3.90 and $5.00, Ages 8 to 17. The season's newest colorings are represented in these three grade ranges offered here. The L.'J5 and 8 ..)) suits include fabrics carefully selected for wear and durability, lasting colors, and best adapted for boy's and children's wear. The $5.00 Suits are made from Men's wear fabrics, and represent the new est weaves and colors of the season. Cassimeres, Scotches, Tweeds, in Tans, Browns, Solid Grays, and Bluish Effects. Forest City. T. K. Tearo was In St. Joseph, Tuesday. Mm. It. W. Hawks spent. Tuesday In St. Joseph. -Hay Hfner, and lloli King went luck to Fortescue to work, Monday. IM MuKarland and Will King are visiting In Kansas City, this week. Mrs. Oscar Moore has returned I from a visit with relatives In Mound I Oily. Mr. Halter Sparks, of St. Joseph, vWtedat the home of C. I'. Devault, Tuesday. -Mrs. Nate llaker lias been unite sick, the past week, hut Is now slowly recovering. Mrs. Carrie Long, of Hamburg, Iowa, Is the guest of relatives here, tills week. . -Neal Combs- and family, of Ore gon, visited hi mother. Mrs. Ilesslo Combs, Sunday, (Julio a number of young people from the country attended church here, Sunday evening. John Gould and wife, of the Lin coin neighborhood, visited relatives here, one day, last week. .Mrs. MeGulreand Nate llaker are entertaining their father, Mr. llaker, of Nodaway county, at present. -William Waddle, who has been lsltlng his brother In tnlsclty, has returned to his home In Littleton, Colo. Mrs. Llge Hopper and daughter, Miss IMna, also Miss lleltlu Heeler, were shopping In St. Joseph, Satnr day of last week. - Uncle Simp Notand, who has been very sick, is slow ly convalescing. Ills many friends hope to see him In hit usual health soon. Dr. Kdward Thompson, of St l.ouls, spoke to an attentive audience at the M. K. church, Monday evening, on "The Observation of Sunday." - Karncsl l.uusford and family, of Mallland, were guests of relatives here, several days, last week, called by the sudden death of Mrs. John Turney. Mr. Truman I'arrlshaud Miss Ida Kline, of Falls City, Neb., were mar ried April .", llil.'l, at the M. 1 1, par sonaeo.by Hev. C. C. Miller. Mr. 1'arrMi Is a brother of Mrs. I.. I Watson. -The protracted meeting, which has been continued the past two weeks at the Haptlsl church, closed Sunday evening, and we are Informed l!ev. Stllllon has accepted work. else where, lie has many friends here who regret his leaving, but the good wishes of all go with him. -This is the last week of school. Thursday, Friday and Saturday even ings will be devoted to the programs. There will he nine graduates on Fri day evening, Max J. llucher, llcrulcu E. Hullock, Catherine it. Dawson, Arlie II. Ilawley, Opal (i. Haw Icy. Sam II. Ilulatt, Hoy ('. Mills, Ella L. I.. Waddle, Maude M. Stallard. Ittmi. Napier and Vicinity. (Delayed correspondence, April 11.) An awful rain vIsltedthlHvicinltYi Monday night. lames llyrd visited with his sister, Miss Kthel, Sflnday. Mrs. Louie Fields visited her mother at Fortescue, Wednesday. F.d Scott, agent at Napier, pur chased a cow, one day last week. Mr. and Mrs. Karl Case visited her parents, Jack Ogden and family, Sunday. Will Nclghcrhouso and mother spent Sunday with O. O. Brown and family. Miss Kthel llyrd and Mrs. C. C. Hrown visited at the Jack Ogden home, Friday. Jack Ogden received tliosadncws, Sunday, of the death of his brother, John, at Fortescue. Mrs. George Swopoand Mrs. Klmer Swopo and daughter visited Mrs. Jack Ogden, one day last week. Mrs. Jack Ogden, who has been sick for some time, Is reported better, but Is still confined to her bed Lee llyrd returned homo Sunday, after a few days' visit with his uncle, Frank Miller and family, near Forest City. John Hook came Sunday to visit his daughters, Nell Hook and Mrs, Ezra Martin, and to look for a location here, FRED RAYMOND'S "Missouri Girl" AT THE- FOREST CITY OPERA HOUSE, Friday Night, April 25. SEAT SALE AT ALKIRE & ALKIRE, Price, 50 Cents. Henry Ford has built more automobiles than any man who ever lived. He knows how. That's the reason he can build "The Universal Car" at a wonderfully low price. Better get yours now-ii' you want a Ford this season. Our great factory has produced nearly a iuarter of a million Model T's. 1'rlces: Runabout, f.VJ.'i; Touring Car, ;oo; Town Car, MK)-f. o. h. Del roll with all eiilp inent. For particular gut "Ford Times" an Interesting automobile magazine. It's free from Keeves Cook Auto Co.. Oregon, Missouri. bottom is the saint1 ter used on tuts nrii s behiK used by the U. S. ioviriimeutaud Private Projects with such wonderful results- at Carlsbad and lloswell, N. Mexico. This is the laud that produces the famous IVa Crecii al alia that, tops the markets of the world. This is tin1 hind that holds intact nature's riches, never laving wasted by erosion. This is the irrigated laud that is selling at an extremely reasonable price for a short time. Call at my oflice for Descriptive Literature and Terms. R. C. BENTON, Oregon, Mo. Real Estate Mimeograph. ropuiiuu wwciaY nv w. n. niciuiiDU, OHSOON, MO. orricK ur-HTAiug m tiik moork mack. Abstracter tad Ntiitor ot Loaat, Transfers tor week ending April 12,1913: WABBANTY DEEDS. Battle P Thomas to John II Gentry, 2 tracts sw 21, (II, 38..2,000 Clara Wlcklser toChas A Dough. ty, lot 20, block 14, Craig 1,(100 ltobtS Dowel) to .Ino Wehrll, w2sw.1l,ti:i, .IS 8,4(N) .Ino It Carter to Ilallle I'Thom- as, tract In tie (l, (II, 38 2,400 Wm II Noland and wife to Geo Watson, their Interest In two tracts In ne 29, UO, 38 58.1.78 T O Ward to .1 T Carlton, lots 4 and 6, block 1, T B Ward Add Craig 400 T B Ward to Claud Yandall, lot . block 1. T B Ward's Add Craig 200 Guv Strlckler to Mary J Moser, n2 nw nw 31, 02, 38. 0,000 .1 E Chunlng to Felix Gambrel, a2 s2 of sec 11 7,000 Mary uonan, et ai to uoy w Wehrll. lots 2. 3. 4. 0. block 8, Mound City Ex Co Add 2,000 Ida D razer oy Aamr to ueorge Watson, her interest in Dart ne 29, 60, 38 3,018 David Ogden to Wm Ogden, s2 frl sw 12; w2frl 13,60, 40. 1 Nkmo. Anyone who hasn't contracted a good case of spring fever this week Is not in the fashionable set sure. Derr Uussel and Watson have It bad neither able for duty In the garden but will be O. K. for the garden truck by and by. Ezra Folton.who makes his home with Earl Uenton, live miles south of town, came up Tuesday evening and staid over nlgnt, and nest day plowed Mrs. It. O. Benton's garden and truck patches for her. Mrs. Benton said that formerly "R. C." would do such little Jobs like that, but some way she catft get hiss "nitchad up" aay asort. ATTENTION, PLEASE. I have a proposition and Literature you should read con :crniug irrigated land in the Pecos Valley. Texas. Thewa- i Pecos Riven which New Point and Vicinity. There Is a great deal of sickness here now, but nothing serious. -Mrs. Kate Kearney went to St. loseph, Friday, to visit, her daughter, Hazel, and other relatives. Mrs. Kayhlll went to Oregon, Monday, to help her daughter, Stella Kneale, while Tom Is sick. -Mrs. Orcn, Minnie Kramer and F.lsa Hardman attended the funeral of Mother llornecker, Monday. I -Thos, Cain iceelved the message Thursday evening, that his nephew, Ed. Cain, of St. Joseph, was killed by a train. .lames and Thomas Cain went to St. .loseph, Friday morning, to at tend the funeral of their nephew, Ed. Cain. Mrs. Illoomer received word Thursday, of the death of her father, Mr. Sloan. Ills body was brought back from Exeland, Wis,, to Forest City, Mo., to bo burled. Many of the old residents will re member John Carson's daughter. Ills daughter, Mrs. Mary Turney, died suddenly In Forest City, Wed nesday night of last week. She leaves a husband and two children. Nmio. and Mrs. Lena Fox visited Monday at Sherman's I'rolllt s, -Ida (iarner, who Is working at Italph Markt's, visited home folks, Saturday night and Sunday. Albert Wilson and family, of An drew county, and Mrs. John I'.uter sou spent Sunday at Joh Chllcoal's. -(race and Valeda Smith ami AuN Hughes vMt d Saturday night and Sunday at Clarence 1, 11 ley's, near die gon. -Those that spent Sunday at Wm. I'. Graham's were, George Graham and wife and Winnie, of near Fill more, and Tom Hughes and wife. CLIKKOltll. Monarch. Nellie Luiriloy spent Sunday with Itosa Polsgrove. Mrs. Frank Col hour spent Sunday afternoon with Mrs. Addlngton. Harry Lllley and wife and Mrs. Raines visited at 8. L. Karr's, Sun day. Sam Bollars and family, of near Amazonia, visited Sunday at James Brown's. Mrs. R. L. Hushes and Anls.Mrs. James Smith and valeda made a trip to mimore, Monaay. Mrs. George Hughes and children hi Nickell's Grove. Preaching Sunday night, .lames Donovan was visiting St. Joe, over Sunday. A number from the Grove attend ed the Andes sale, last Friday. -Charlie Fuhrman and K.raSmlth were calling on friends up north, Sun day evening. -Mrs. Hoy Hardman and children, Lillian and Don, of Kansas City, are visiting In the Grove. Frank Hunt, and w ife, of Mound City, were visiting relatives in the Grove, Saturday and Sunday. .-Mrs. Kllle achmau lead the V. I'. A. meeting, Sunday night. Karl Ste phenson Is leader for Sunday night. Subject Is, "Mission Work at Homo and Abroad," Acts 17:1-12. Sun. Hugh F. Ruley, who returned from the Hlgglnsvllle Confederate Home, last week, where he had spent the winter, has sold his home here, lot 1, blocks, Western Addition to Oregon, to Ralph O, Moore and wife, forl615. R. O. Benton made the sale.