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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15.
ANOTHER UNNECESSARY RISK.
Tsn't the chv taking an unnecessary risk in allowing the wall
at tin- ton of tin- new wall on the south i Ic hill to re n; in ungual i
and particularly in inviting the public t use it by building a cinder
path where the sidewalk formerly was? During the soft weatl
ami ulii-ii t ic street al that DOinl
comparatively little danger f anyone using ordinary care tailing
over the wall, but a coating of snow and ice will pul t very different
phase 00 the matter, and if someone takes a sudden drop ol ten,
twelve or fifteen feet off the wall there is very likely to he a damage
suit that will le expensive. And unfortunately the street at that
point is not always well lighted. Ofi at least one ccastOn the safe
ty isle lights have been out for the greater part of the night, if not
for all nifht. When that is the case the place is dangerous for
anyone not familiar with the ground. This portion of the side
walk could le temporarily closed without great hard-hip to anyone.
People living east of State street could go over to Christie tr;et
and down jo public steps without adding much if anything to the
distance traveled. C ustom make- the old mute the popular one
and the steps are objectionahle to many. They are not models ol
comfort or satetv it is true, hut
dition and if kept clear of snow and ice would ! e safer than a
slippery walk at the top of an unguarded wall. , Walking in thi
nadwav on ( ourtnev street is dangerous at best, and with the roai
way in tiie deplorable 0 ndition it now is. and in which it must in
all probability remain for the balance of the winter at least or until
the necessary settling takes place, it is doubly so. Autos going
up and down the bill between them use the whole street, and upon
the assumption that they are entitled to the whole roadway, pay!
little or no heed to pedestrians. With the unevet
way it would be next to impossible to dodge "" stop
suddenly come upon,
Of course, no one thinks it is the intention Of tl
to leave the place long in its present condition,
underway, it is understood, to have it made as
The pi int is that the city has been and is running an unnecessary risk
rf being obliged to pay big damages when it is not necessarv to do
so. If it cannot be rendered safe it should never have been opened
after the wall was, built, as it has been by putting a cinder walk at
the top of the wall and leaving both
gvalk should be made safe or closed
INCREASING PURCHASING POWER OF THE DOLLAR.
The American dollar, the present standard of value for nearly
the whole commercial world, is coming back to its own purchasing
power. The near collapse of commerce Occasioned by the world
war was felt less severely in this
Iw.r,. -,w snllVientlv U.r
iin iiviv s.t nuuivn-iiu rvii inn iii li iv. mvvi ' ' ' " tw,b I
the first attempts to return tb normal conditions to depreciate the
purchasing power of the dollar to
Ti ST V. t
i ins was m -iay, 1920, vvneu wnoiesaie prices reacnea Hie apex. ,-1
It was then that that one dollar would procure only a little more than
a third of what it did in pre-war limes. This is shown bv -1 tabula
tion recently issued by the United States bureau of labor statistics,
which shows that the general wholsale price level in ( Ictober averaged
fifty pei cent, above that of 1913, the year preceding the war.
Wide fluctuations are still shown to exist w hen considered bv groups.
Compared with 1013. wholesale prices, food products as a whole
are only nineteen per cent, higher, while M ine foods are forty-two
per cent, higher; clothing and building materials are away above
the ju-3 figures, in some cases reaching ninety per cent.; fuel is
eighty-two per cent. ; house furnishing goods one bundled and
eighteen per cent., while metals and metal products are but twenty
one per cent. These estimates are based on wholesale prices in the
markets of Chicago. To the consumer the ratio mav have lluctuat
ed still further, it depending in a great measure on jhe disposition
of the retailer. The statistics furnished bj the goternmeni indicate
that while wholesale prices Of food in the year ending October 15th
fell off thirty per cent., the retail prices to the laboring man's
family dn pped but twenty-three per cent. If the figures are cor
rectly stated it seems to be the case of "Get all you can. while the
getting is good."
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c ) im on .onuiesoia invvii 01
endeavors to help in meetine the
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iscis, mix- vMciuii.-Mn.il .1 UV.-U nun
betl made the measure In
wherewith t Inn
could dispose ol only at low rates. By the adoption of this system
the farmers and merchants of W atonwan county have re-established
the old method of "barter and trade," which system preceded the
introduction of money as a medium of exchange, l'.ut when the
time comes, as it will sometime, be it near or far, when the bushel
01 com comes DacK to its -own.
barter and trade will again be relegated to tlu
Mrs. Breever. .Mrs. Rheads, Mrs. spend Thanksgiving with her daugh
McCarthy of Ottawa bpent Tuesday tar, .Mrs. Louis Larson, and family
afternoon with Mrs. J. F. Blakeslee. Mrs ,lo.l Ui,TMmil from n);r
.Miss Rebecca Baker has returned i park WSS an Ottawa visitor VMtar-
home f:r the winter after finishing
the season in millinery in streator.
from Waltham were La Salle shop
Mrs. George Meyers and daughter,
Mrs. Wilbur Anderson and little girl
from Walthom were La Salle shop-1
Wiliiam Landers Jr. and Ed Mad
den attended the K. of C. banquet In
La Salle Tuesday.
Mis. John Kelly from La Salle via-'
ltsd her mother yesterday,
Mr. asjd Mrs. Ed ftyers went to
Streator to spend Thanksgiving witii
the former's folks.
1920. ; tif Post 0h at Ofta
: c.l llvilteH at IIIlIU men
thev are kept
tor a pei
a commissi!. tiers
Steps are now
safe as possible.
ends i pen and unguarded,
country, probablv, than elsewhere,
,l.,rinr tu -l t"t,.r.. ,!-;, ,1 ,L,'.rr
approximately thirty-seven cents
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.viaueua me merciiants, 111
fhictuatiup conditions of the nut
hi viime. utisnei nt corn nasi
corn Has 1
debts mav be paid and
found themselves w
ties inn aid nave com
as tne dollar is coming back, th
is coming hack,
helves of antii
W. B, Croalar came
Kansas to spend Than!
George Sehmeidlng left Wednesday
night for Ohio to accept a position
Mrs Swanson went
to Ottawa to
Mrs. Harmon ,Hoppe visited her
daughter. Mrs. Walter Hyson, in La
Mrs. Jack Neary was a La Salle
Mrs. Ed Lewis and daughter, Mrs.
Lloyd Pearson, were La Salle visitors
Mrs. Leon Toombs and little girl.
Mrs. Jim iMuQuire were La Salle
r- -- "lav.
Mi . Ellen Jwanson was a I : Salle
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GENERAL BUYING ON
TODAY'S GRAIN MARKET
Chicago, Not, 25. General buying
' wn-at teak play a In the wheat mar
u wuuy miring uie cany pari i un
lou. I'hi- tininl.i.s etui" from an
upturn in prices at Winnipeg y ester
nay and from in-;h advanoea at Liver
pool end Buenos Aires. Report! were
entreat tint Europe was. purchasing
Wheat heavily in Australia auJ that
India was albt) buying, initial iii ta
It.ons, which rangtd from Vie to !'.
higher, with December $i.uvfe tb
$1.1114 and May $1.1-1 to $1.14, wero
followed by liiu-Le rial further gains.
Corn and oaUi were Brtnw with
Com started c to -C
r.j ti i
Ii'shi :, May
at. about the
tatioas on hut
OV. a Hutti r
! creamery extras. 44 e; firsts, 35-
SeCOnUS, ,.--,,(',, StanuUTuS, uov
her; receipts, 2,35 caves,
tc; ordinary Brats, 43r47c;
mi iicllanious. 50-63c; refrigerator ex
tra, 8R-3c; refrigerator tests, 37-
Poultry Alive unsettled; fowls, 13-
e; springs, l'Jc; turkeys, 33c;
a. 14 c.
lirst 4s, MJC
at noon: 38
bid; Becond is.
nr. t 4
05.36; third 4B,
i5.&j; victory 3is
viutcry 4s, 99.90.
iChieaco. Nov. 25 -Rd& SftOS 1
held over, 1.035; opening: 15 to 25 1
hiKKar than Wediie.lday'a average;;
mostly to yard trade's and
7,19 paid for light butchers
; bulk 01
good hogs 7,00 7.1:5; pigs higher up
to 7.25; quality nios'ly good, average
eoBt Wednesday 0.75.
Cattle, 1"). i 00.
New York, Nov. 25, Dealings were
light at the opening of today's stock
market and speculative interests con
tinued to center around selected is
sues. Davison Chemical rose 2
points to a new high record and Caa
1 Traction ami tuxpress vjonapany snares
hi : e :i u 1 nenei 1 . . iiiei nan .--ao-iuii,; i
preferred, American tee and 8nmstra
TohacCO also improved, but rails,
steels, equipments, textiles and mail
prder stocks were disposed to ease.
Weakness of German marks featured
the foreign exchange list.
.Times Cahill of East St. Louis has
returned to bis home In that city after
spending the past number of days
visiting with friends and relatives in
Walter F. Jackson of Decatur, 111.,
has returned to his home in that city
alter pending the past number of
days In this city on bosineag.
William Higgins of Morris transact
ed business in this city this morning.
Joseph Nevins and Patrick Smith
were among those from this city who
visited with friends In La Salle last
Harvey Mohlar of Columbus street
visited friends and relatiyi s in Strea
Vincent rat of East Superior street
spent Inst evening visiting with
friends in Peru.
Mrs. Jerry Manor. Miss Nellie
Matter and Ed-ward Maher of Wash
ington street api .t Thanksgiving In
fctaM Margaret Louth visited friends
in Aurora over Thanksgiving.
Jud Tunkins says after studying a
picture Of Justice he decided 'he lady
ougVt to take oiT the blindfold and
keep her eyes 0n the svu.es. - Wash,
Chicago market report furnished by
(I. W. Kirby, manager Simons, Day
."4 Co., Room 312 MoJauey Building.
High. Low. Close close.
Dea 1.13'4 l.U 1.12 l.lOVi
way .... J.lf. 1.14 IM 1.134
lies 30 .411 i .49 Vi .r.0',
May 55 .54 .54 .55.
DjBC 327 .33 .33 .33
May :vj ,U .38 .3.s
- mixed . .
'' yellrw .
I White . .
3 mixed .
4 mixed .
Nc w No.
New No. 3
Now No. 4
white 50- 521;
No. 2 white
No. 2 white
No. 3 white 29
No. 4 white 27
No. 2 white 42Va
No. 2 yellow 42V&
No. 3 white ...4. 41
No. 3 yellow 41
No. 4 white 39
No. 4 yellow 39
. .? .95
. ( . .29
. .. .27
. . i .43
. . . .43
. . . .39
. . . .39
3 white .
4 while ,
2 white .
3 white .
2 white .
3 white .
4 white .
2 white .
4 white .
4 yellow 39
Old Toms. 20c.
Old Roosters, 8c.
i Cream, 35c.
I Eggs, 53c.
i Butter, 40c.
1 Hens. 17c.
1 Turkeys, 33c.
FRIENDS OF IRISH
tI , jCuptd In a manner that caused as
Hon Frank Demsey. mayor of Mal-JnilK,h merrimet as any other char
low, fork. Ireland, will speak at the , aster n the play.
Oayety Heater Tuesday, N'ov. 29,
1921, at 8 o'clock, on the Irish re
publican bond issue. All who are
friends of liberty should hear him
Mrs. W inifred Mason Huek will al
so speak for the Irish Republic, and
Friends of Liberty. It has been sug
gested that Mrs. Muck make the race
to fill the place of her father, who
was a great friend of the republic
Come ;.iel hear those aide speak
ers Tl'.-v will make you better
American.- ,nt real friends of liberty
T.,P,.. will also be a -musical program.
J i ' s. ruKis ion
MISS WINIFRED YOCUM
MRS. ONEY ROWE HOSTESS TO
THE WOMEN OF ST. AN
The Woman's guild met on Tues
da) ;ii the home or Mrs Rows for
SII all day meeting and spent a do
ciil' dly uisy day as they were com
pleting arrangements and working
on articles for the annual biaaar with
a lupper in connection to be held at
the home of Fred Peck. lour miles
west of the village, on Dei S. The
public is extended a cordial invita
tion. School Closed Until Monday.
Ttaohers and pupils btosed their,
school work Wednesday for the week
and all will have an opportunity to j
observe the national Thanksgiving
holiday, School will not open again I
until Monday. I
Indoor Oall Saturday Night.
'i he indoor ball game to take place
in the lull hire Saturday evening
promises to be Ot very interesting
ir, I on the odd Fellows' in
door team of Grand Ridge clash with
the American llottle works team of
Streator for honors The Odd Fel
lows hall here is becoming the busi
est plaee in town.
Entertains at Family Dinner.
Mr a N It. Langley entertained at
a lamily dinner rnanasgivioi nay.
The guests being Mr and Mrs. Geo.
Woolenhaupi and daughters, (ota and
Catherine, and .Mr. and Mrs. Hans
Johnson of Ottawa.
Many Attend Mrs. Read's Funeral.
It was a large eoncourse of friends
and netgbboFi aasettubled at the Meth
odist church Wednesday afternoon to
pay their last tribute of respect to
Mrs. Harriet A. Read, one of Grand
Ridge's most beloved women. for
Mrs Read was possessed of a beau
tiful and sunny disposition. 10 en
dowed with unselfishness that none
Could be in OOn tact with her with
out feeling they had a real friend.
The services were conducted by the
Rev. J, C Cralne, while a quartette
composed of the Misses Frames and
Mildred Kutan, Nellie anil Velma Wa
key sung two numbers. The many
beautiful floral tributes spoke for the
high esteem in which the deceased
was held. The Royal Neighbors In
which she had held the office of chun
eellor for more than twenty years, at
tended In a body as did also the
local W. C. T. U. organization. The
remains were aid to rest In the
i Grand Ridge cemetery. The deepest
sympathy Is tendered the bereaved
relatives In their hour of sorrow.
1 Mrs. W. R Rinker was a dinner
guest Wednesday at the home of Mr.
and Mrs. John Lehr.
Mrs. Lewis Antram was hostess at
dinner Tuesday to the following:
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Antram of West
Main street and their house guest,
Mrs. Jas. Antram of Kansas.
The card party and dance held
Tuesday evening at the hall under
the auspices of the Odd Fellows was
a very successful venture. Clark's
Harmony Hoys' four piece orchestra
furnished the music.
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Dimmiek were
recent I'tica callers.
Prof. W. E. McLeod has gone to
Lincoln to spend the Thanksgiving
Robeit Dugan of Galesburg spent
the Thanksgiving holiday with his
cousin. Miss Lucene Hlbbs, at the
home of her father.
J. W. Wakey and son Earl spent
Tuesday and Wednesday in Chicago.
John Read was among those from
out of town here to attend the funer
al of the late Mrs. J. B. Read, held
iMr. and Mrs. George Schobert of
Burlington street and Mr. and Mrs.
Earl Wtikey were entertained at ai
Thanksgiving dinner Thursday at
the home of the former's son, Frank,
Miss Bertha Hoffman of Streator,
who has many friends in this village,
Who will be interested to learn that j
she has gone to Long Beach, Calif.,
where she will visit her brother, Wm.
Hoffman, and v.'ife, also many others
from Streator and this vicinity now
located in Long Beach, among them
being Mrs. Griffith Brown, well known
both in Grand Ridge and Ottawa.
Mrs. Ernest Hodgson was an Ot
tawa visitor Wednesday.
Kenneth Porter arrived home from
Champaign to spend the week end
hoiday with his father and sisters,
on Sylvan avenue.
Mrs. Opal Williams and little son
accompanied her husband to Cisne,
111., to attend the funeral of the for
The Grand Ridge Odd Fellows' In
door ball team will play the Ameri
can Bottle works team of Streator,
here at the hall on Saturday evening,
Nov. 26. Dancing will follow the
game. Admission 31c, war tax 4c.
SCORE SUCCESS WITH
ST. FRANCIS CLUB PLAY
(Continued from pure M
edy leads of the play. Poosessing tho
mien of a dlgolBed clergyman who
was noted for his curt, disposition, the
i narsoo succumbed to the wiles of
One of the real finds of tho play
was Mrs. Justin Jaeger, who mad"
her bow to Ottawa as an actrcsr yes
terday. Mrs. Jaeger was one ot the
most pleasing characters on the stage,
winning the audience with her per
sonality, her poise and her musical
though distinct spcakinf? voice. In
the song "What a Fool I'd Be." which
she sang with Mr. l-elx and n chorus
of bachelors and maide. Mrs. Jaeger
scoml a big hit.
Georgei Velli, who becuuse of his
vCry rr-markrMo velce, has been In
creat demand ,is an ntprtainer fOT
i several years, played in an entirely"
Office Phone, Black 176. House Phone, Black 35.
Office over Star Theater.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1921.
Bazaar Nets $80.
The ba.aar given at l.atlnn : .V- Ho-
henshelFa store this week cleared
over S0 tor the ladiea or the Trinity
Lutheran ehureh. The women ur
quite pleases' with their suoccsa and
return thanks to those who as latsd
to make their enternrtse a aueci ;
either by work or patronage
W. R. C. in Regular Sisaion.
The iltoaMo Relief Corps h 11
He If r. -.alar UU ling on too lay
afternoon in Odd Fellows' hall, uiih
a fair attendant o. oon sideling Thank
giving cattle the next day, and every
woman was anxiously arranging for
1 he dinner next noon.
The subject whii h eauseil the mo. I
Interest was a oonuntnlcatton from
the reire.iiion dlreetor of the Re4
fro . at Dwluht, where th re Is an In
stitution of some kind tit it takis care
01 civil war veterans. That is, a civil
war veteran asked for ao'istagce from
the ktis of the district at Morris.
The answer was to the effect that
elothes and all delicacies like eendy,
fruit, cake, tobacco, etc,, would he
gratefully received by the soldiers
It seem as though no soldier should
be dependent on the charity of the
public, as much us Is appropriated for
them, and there should be an Investi
gation to determine just how mallei
stand, and that before they all die, aa
from their age they are rapidly doing.
Rcyal Feast Attended.
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Graffis entertain
ed al a Thanksgiving dinner about
twenty-five. Among those prteent
were Mr. and Mrs. Charles Qtaffis,
Mr. and Mrs. George Olson, Mr. and
Mrs. Grover Killolea. Mr. and Mr. Ait
Allee. Mr. and Mrs. George Maker of
Beer Morris, and Mr. and Mnv Rulle
Baker, also from sotttA of Morris;
Mr and Mrs. Hen Granby and chil
dren. Mrs. Cora Granby and son, Mr.
and Mrs George PhilllmOte and fam
ily. They all enjoyed a royal dinner.
LOCO at I. O. O. F. Meeting.
There were over a thousand at the
district meeting of Odd Fellows In
Strt-ator on Wednesday evening, a
which Marseilles was well n pit sen'
ed. having chartered a car to go from
Past Grand Master II M Blood of
t nlcago ami Past chief Patriarch
Hut Ungton James of Kankakie were
the great attractions of the m etlng.
Mr. BlocJ spoke for over an hour 011
the good of th" order, and the inter
ested audience would have hi en will
ing to listen long) r. Mr. .lames spoke
a few mtOUtOS is an Interesting man
ner. Our B. C. Ashley was given the
honor of being ell cted deputy gtansl
master of district 2S, which comprises
La Salle county.
The Streator lodges arranged a fine
program Of athletic feats, consisting
Of aeroba'ic Stunts of various kinds,
wrestling match, svvord fight . also a
vtxail solo and a concert of various
The next meeting will he held 1n
Ottawa on Dec. 19, which will carry
through a lot of business of all' kinds,
as there will be a large attendance.
Guests From Ottawa.
Mr. and Mrs. S. H. Montgomery en
tertained at their home on Union
street Mrs. Roy Conard and Mrs.
Lucas, both of South Ottawa; Mi
and Mrs. Henry Troup, also of South
Ottawa, and Mlsa Edith Dawell of this
Thanksgiving passed off quietly in
this city. The mills all closwl down
for the day and the people generally
celebrated their thanksgiving at
home. Storeo were all closed, and the
family gatherings with friends vvn;
generally indulged in throughout all
parts of the city.
Entertain at Dinner.
Mrs. Kffie. Fenton and sister, Betilab
Thompson, entertained at Thanksgiv
ing dinner yesterday the following:
Mr. and Mrs. Grover Millikin. Mr. and
Mrs. Hiram Briot, Mr. and Mrs. B.
.lankey. Miss Tuttle, William Suddit k
all of Chicago; and Mrs. Thomas
Grace of North Dakota, Harry Tim
mons of Moline and Mr. and Mra Gil
bert Coffeen of this city.
Patched and coated. Curtains made
to order. Curtain lights of all kinds
and sizes. D. H. jONES,
156 Lincoln street.
new role yesterday that of a college
professor. Mr. Welsh, in spite of Ms
rubber tired" glasses, proved him
self to bo, as capable depicting the
character of a middle aged bachelor
professor as he has of playing the
light aud debonair characters on pre
vious occasions. His song, "Don't
You Remember the Time?" sang with
a group of student at the masquerade,
was probably the most appealing mu
sical number of the play.
Mbs Veronica Brown and Justin
Jaeger, as Bridget, tho cook, and
Jimmy, the stable boy, were tho com
edy leads, and sent the audience in
roars of laughter every time they ap
peared on the stage. Possessing far
more than ordinary talent and Being
as "at home" on the stage i3 in a liv
in,; room, the talented pair were able
to depict the characters they reprc
sente-d to perfection. Miss BrownV
song, "I'm Bridget the Cook." nccom
panted by a chorus cf six cooks, won
more laughter than any other part of
Miss Alice Roser played the part of
Aunt Matilda, the maiden aunt, In a
very realistic manner. Miss Roser
had on of the most difficult part:
in the entire play and carried it off
in U admirable manner.
Senora, the pretty Spani.-h maiden,
was ri presented by Ml. Marie
Schmidt In a very able manner. Miss
Schmidt possesses a remarkably
beautiful voice, and sang a Spanish
songsjnji in inner that tft : the au
srlex Vauchey of Marseilles sang
Ring Out Sweet Bells ot Peace" as
REV. LAWLER HOLDS
Rev. H. F. Lawler, Pastor of First
M. f ehureh. Ottawa, delivered a
Thanksgiving nenuon to a full uujdl
torlum at Anbury M. E. church,
Thanksgiving evening. Rev. F. A.
Stevena, pastor ot Congregational
church, who was to preach the
Thanksgiving sermon, was called
away and did not expect to return In
time for the service, but did return
In time to participate in the program.
The various choirs assisted in tho
Many out of town people were pres
ent, coining from Seneca. Brooktleld
and south of town, as well as Ottawa. '
A thankful spirit provaded the con
gregation. Program For Month,
The pastor of the ehureh made the
following announcements :
De( ember 10th. the ladles Aid of
the church will hold their annual
bazaar and supper in the basement of
I be church.
December 24th, a special Christmas
program, entitled: "Currying Christ
to Every Child" will be conducted
jointly by the church and Sunday
December 31st, an old fashion watch
night meeting will be conducted in
the ehureh will hold their annual
Watched out and the new year watch
ed Plan to take this in.
January. 1922. the Kpworth League
will stage their home talent play, en
tilled: "Safety First." The exact
date will be given later on.
Mrs. Mayme Muaatto took her
Thanksgiving dinner with friends In
Mr, and Mrs. JanM Kllburn of
Broadway announce the arrival of a
nine-pound hoy v d-r'av. Some rea
son fi r than';s"ivlrg th' re.
Margaret 1-ano. teacher 0' 'V s' tllh
prairie, la In town today and will go
to Ottawa this afternoon.
Daisy Ricca arid her brother.
"Angel" Ricca, of Spring Valley arc
here for a few days' visit at the home
of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Migllo of ClarK
Edward Smeating of Kankakee was
up from that city over Thunakgfvlng,
and spent it at the home of his daugh-
I ter, Mrs. fassius Buckingham of the
I west bluff.
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Jaffa3 and family
j spent Thanksgiving with Mrs. Jaffa,'
relatives in i merry. wmmf n i.iwiiv.-u
A big N'asli tearing car ran on th"
hard reads between here and Semice
yesterday. It was etui beside ;the
road last evening with a broken
Supervisor and Mrs. Frank State
were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Walter.
F, Weil of Miller township for Thanks
giving. Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Allen, Mr. and
Mrs. 11. C Allen of Tl.-kilwa and Mr,
Harold Linton drove to Jollet thU
Mr. and Mra Parnell Vaughey took
Thanksgiving dinner with his Bister.
Mrs. C. E Talty. of Seneca.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Morrow of Sen
eca took their Thanksgiving dinner at
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John
Vaughey of Washington street.
Carl Tonelli and Alvena Prosser mo
tored to South Wilmington to spend
Thanksgiving with friends.
Edwin Halligan of Chicago was a
Thanksgiving guest with hh parents,
Mr. and Mrs John Halligan of Lincoln
There will be a basketball game at
the high school auditorium on Friday
evening between the All-Stars and the
Jolly Boys. Also an indoor baseball
game between the east side mer
chants and the west. side.
Best Perley Bread
From Joe Balatto's new bake shop.
Having heretofore sold our bread to
nifvavHaa It frnm th sbon we WOUld
! Li-e our customers to go to Proca
Irtrno Xr Tonie.lll. Theresa Bolatto.
Dine'.li, Fenoligo and Mrs. Haynes.
where our bread can be found.
South Side Coal.
$6.50 per Son In two ton lots or
more. $6.75 per ton for single tons
and on the hill. For prompt delivery
'phone Black No. 6.
Manufacturers' Coal Co.
the, feature of tho finale of the first
act. Mr. Vaughey has one of the com
ing voices of the entire country. The
filiate opened with a drill by a
"league of nations" group dressed in
khiki and carrying flags. Mr. Vaugh
ey, dressed as a soldier, entered and
saxg his solo, after which Miss Tessie
Nagle, as Columbia, and Herbert
Dickinson, as Uncle Sam, came onto
the ulage, forming a very pleasing
Little Margaret Hichborn took the
role of Cupid in a very pretty man
ner. One of the most beautiful parts of
the play was a chorus of baby dolls
and Cupids, who sang and danced in
the second act.
LA SALLE TIGERS
BEAT M0MENCE TEAM
Before a large throng of football
devotees the professional foot ball
eleven of La Salle overwhelmingly
defeated the Momence team yester
day afternoon at that city, by a final
count of 82-14. The La Salle team
proved a far superior aggregation to
that of Momence and at no time were
they threatened by the opposing play
ers. The game was played at Mat
Actions speak louder than sSftrd'J
therefore, orttjelse , by cjwgllgg' near
MlndnnSs not by finding fault with
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