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S30;iT0 rnooss iaAi UVmJIMAM' ' KOT TOD EVIZZia j "as :54 a ' J J'X Clark aVprceeais Depart ir 3 fr ftasjaertf. at Watblaf ' j.ftml R. Clad, commercial egent tMari of tha bureau of foreign tft donwetk commerce of the de tartBi I of commerce. waehlag ton. S..C, la expected in Rock le laad aoaa on a tour of investigation and aaetatanee tat the promotion of fovatKB-tratfe, tile local Chamber of Commerce haa been informed. I Mr. Dark will be .available to meet with the board of directora t4 aidreaa general gatherings of tasmees men Interested In foreign and domestic trad at luncheons or dmaers, sod will be ready to fill any otaer engagements that mar be made for htm.'' i rit ta aUted that foreign trade haa assumed a greater importance than ever In the light of latest develop menta and that It Is hoped the Chamber of Commerce, acting for tie dty, will make the most of Mr. Clark's visit , . i FAMOUS AUTHOR OF 'THREE WEEKS" SEEKS SUPERMAN The training School tor ecoutams ters which .waa scheduled for this aa-mtna- at arttat ha&flanartars tMM been peetponed antll Monday eve- ing at toe request oi several w scoutmasters. Special .annoanw ment of the postponement haa been sent ont to all seontmaatera, but m. aamuch aa many Sunday school and ksv arnrkar. ham inreaaad their wish, to get In on these claasea It a hoped latv mis unnwranwij ill lu Mail , Tlia meetinc will I commence promptly at 7:30 o'clock nest Monaay evening. B.UU.. -l- UavHinar haa (a. . i tha Iftnva Of HCV m pUUuvu w ..... ' America in which be expresses bis .-ft. . L . .ftln.li kw MMllii W1HD UMl Bcrj Alumna. ftj " be a scout. Mr. Harding wllL be lUw UVUUi bm J - Be W7B-w- ica't Boy SconU when b ammes - . . a ..U his offlee of oresweni nun jurai. Following is bis message: "I am with the scrmt movement heart and soaL It la an organisation teach ing the spirit of service and honor hih wa mnst always have in our clUxenehlp. It la a school of onr democracy beeaaae in It atandlng is won oniy oj uraiuwji DIAMOND DYES . t aria Man fcDV IB ABeT' Ilea coald haTe the advantagw and ta boaor of being ia ta noy acoei organisation and of learning there 4 ha : niiiinafflnm tastlce, the teaaa of fair play ana ue but and the gen- ft. -w4 MjnMH maka for neace and growth as distinguish ed trom ue resiuis m uiaui"'" and selfishness and' cowardice which lead to con tectums and con flict. " . . The Bor Scout hand met yester day afternoon for a special re hearsal at scout neaaqnaners. ir. band will play at the trig scoot ral ly which ia scheduled for Friday evening., Dec 17. Troop No. S of Longfellow school tatf leadership of Arnold Haaerwaa via plaan'.ng to give a motion ylctqre at the school gym- aaaiam Fnaay eveamn, uee. it. Ifoaey taken la at tola time will be aaad for troop equipment . ,v VIOLA (Special Correspondence.) Oreille Slmms was an Alpha call er Sunday. - Rev. J. Seekina of Wyanet waa the guest of Mr. : and Mrs, O. N. Carnahan several days last week. - Mr. and Mrs. A. T. Gooden, who are in the Jewelry bnaraeaa here went to Chicago last week on a buy ing trip. - Mrs. James Mann and Mrs. F. L Stevena attended a missionary eon Tention held in Geneaeo last week. Mrs. W. C. Millikan entertained about twenty-five members of the Green township unit of the home bureau at her home on Friday aft ernoon. After the regular business mnoing a shower waa given Mist Elsie Gildersleeve, .county superln- tendest of the association. She waa presented with a aet of silTer tea spoons. Miss Glldersl re haa re signed from the work and wilt leave soon to visit her parents in Florida, ! to be cuiminatea oy ner marriage to Glen Gillmore of Ohio Grove. Light refreshments were served and a pleasant time enjoyed by alL Mrs. Herbert Beard spent several days last week in Springfield hay ing been sent as a delegate from the local Rebekah lodge. Miss Edith Garner went to Day en port Friday to see her brother, Harry. - Mrs. Flora Cooper of New Wind aor flatted several days last at the borne of her mother, Mrs.- El- Hott Frank Frftch went o Peoria one day last week oa basin so i, Miss Isola Ralston of woodnnii spent the week end with her par ents here. : Mr. and Mrs. S. J. Upton of Pre emption were Sunday guests - of Dr. and Mrs. G. C. Lipton. F. L. Ashenhurst returned home Sunday evening from Galesburg, where be attended the Tan Kappa Epgilon stag banquet held at Hotel Custer on Saturday evening: Mies Dorothy Russell returned to New Windsor on Tuesday after a short visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Russeli. ( ' - Mrs. James Parker returned to her home In Astoria, Til., on Satur day after a short visit at the home of her daughter. Mrs. Fisher and family, east of town. Mrs. Fisher haa been quite III for the past week but ia much Improved at this 'time. Mrs. Pearl Hoppes and baby de parted Monday for Chicago, where Mr. Hoppea ia attending a Salvation Army meeting. Mrs. Hoppea has been visiting with Mrs. Elisabeth Bolt, while her. - ' Mrs. Lee Person and sister. Miss Mattie Johnson .were shoppers in Galesburg on Saturday. , " ' Miss Laura Hopkins, of Nokoma and Mr. Harry of near Cable, spent the week end with their father and brother here. Mr. and Mrs. Tim Plnnkett en tertained a number of their friends at their pleasant home on Friday evening. . Dancing and cards were the amusements of the evening. Very delicious refreshments were served. A number of relatlT friends from Rock Island iasV mouth were present POTATOES ATCOST Effinrham. in'v-v.. " eating potatoes are bein.S ;at cost for members of tEaS?1 ham County Farm bwesigf ! affiliated with the IllinSi iSj president, and L. P. Masta tarr-treasnrer of th. , . . are the purchasing agents. CHICAGO BCSWESS lEXSPtil TOASKSfilTKGWlOtro o.u Bireei WOUid be BTSbU 1 iui9 Kuuucnui Biore. Do .vTM - Any Woman can Dye now Each package of "Diamond Dyes" contains directions so simple that any woman can diamond-dye any old, faded garments, draperies, cov erings, everything, whether wool, silk, linen, cotton or mixed goods, a new, rich, fadeless color. Buy "Diamond Dyes" no other kind then perfect results are guar anteed even ltvyou have never dyed before. Druggist will show you Diamond Dyes Color Card. .a Dtaaw dya, aa hat arrival ia New Yerk. Elinor Glyn, whose startling book, Three Weeks," brought her fame, haa come to America to find a "su perman" for the hero in her next . book. "He must be as chivalrous as Bayard, as strong aa Sampson ' and aa ambitious aa Napoleon" she aaya, . , . TO CCU A COLD Dl ORI SAT. ' Take Grove's LAXATIVE BROMO QUntlNB. tablets. The genuine eeara the algnatara of E. W. Grova Me.(Adv,) Etq the Roots of Saperfluons Hair Vanish Mew aMaeai Warta Wfiwi) ;Wks "Is ta mm of Ska aatr-was aad sat tmuvrtai ttw raou el lirana aairf Da joo know that ma aackly nam tha liaaisi tha rooU. with ordi- t JnatliTil! It ia odor- aiai llllliya. aad aa karmlMa a child avid aaWy cat it. Far aupanor to da ptlalartM. alactmtyalt. ate.' Oct (tick 'of paaiaouw today tmai yoor drntsut and aa tbm phwawi of actually removing lu hair-reota at latt tofora yew Vy aaa.(AdT.) V Area Dipbtlieria A ton throat is a good breedinffplaee for Dipbtlieria genns. Protect yoor cbil cbyaveneetiiiffaSceTlmt. Joej an .wisely expend upon TONSI LCSa GiveTooaline upon tbe first ap saraaea of Son Throat dont rive Diphtheria achance ia that throat in iU weeJmaad condition. When TOMSI- " . " immh wimn in ceatact with the diseased surface mL, and indooes a healthy condition giT of taemembrtnes then tberrtr 11 tarn eaa better oWend the throat " ft if atteoked by Diphtheria germi. j'A ahrays. . Si,, 60e. aad lim U. ro, appreciate our ba j II I Slr Timely fix!v I IMM Gift Suggestioiis 111"" A gift at Christmas time should suggest thoughtfulness, fidelity, and the warmth of true friendship. These, s!(? f ' f VJJLL in turn, suggest a gift that is permanent, useful and practical. -Furniture makes just such a gift, and this year S-L!-J I 1 -----siJ ' we are in a position to offer the biggest assortment of furniture, appropriate as gift suggestions, at prices that fw J ifeV I 0m have not been so tow in years. In selecting an article from our store, you can be sure that you are getting the .-s I finest the markets afford, at lowest possible prices. Come u now while our stocks are still complete and get the $265.00 aSSS. $279.50 To make your Christmas shopping a pleasure, do it early and do it wise ly. For the people you really care about, the ideal gift ia one which combines usefulness and beauty and which lasts a long time. Why not make out a list of your friends now, and select a Waterman Ideal Fountain Pen? THE VAILE COMPANY Omee 8 applies, Statiea ery, Books. 1714 ThM A venae. Beck Island, m. ressive, Electric light. Photo Portraiture "Movie" Pictures are made by the electric lighting system they , are beautiful. , We have Just Installed identically tha same system for producing It raou roruatu. - - :.', Ton are aow sure of fine reenlta, I . rata or shine, day or aight v ttsj aaa arrange ta have roar sit .tsa made daring tha evenings Tbasxadw"la always open. ' Toe MaTonage solicited. , . jEiStStudBo i (New taaarlea) ;'-T-t. .aealkte,, . ' -rtS .bloaksU,.f Pawie,: --. Ubrarr. t w i " QAe Secret of Beauty A waoderful now aatuDfal akin treatment, for remeviag wnaklee and skin blemishes was recently discovered in tlw prmta bboialoria mi Cervaiea Cwhem, tbe world ismeas beauty aparialiat, wiio nnmben smwig her patrons sock celebnted women ee Geiekbae Faner. Kitty Gordon, sad many el the world's beautiful womea. This entirely new treatment which was named tha Graham Beauty Secret tightens the loose eater ekia, miaevee wrinkles qakkly.lirmthemgging mnstlee beck ate pkmy ' Ttm-tt Jilsrkhssila radacaa ooaaaa. oalargod pons, nourian ee the ssaar skai basues aad saakee tha tesreied. brown pasta, entirely durerant rrooa any used. which von have ever It aivee almoat mtmediats tesaha aad will Yea i toikt tha large iar laata for aavcrel mnait Theaa woe have aaad it nrar ami ant Hs ejakk re ha, and diKgnwd with the This Beautiful 3-piece Suite In Velour, Sells for Only A suggestion tor a gift that Dad might consider as his Christ mas gift for the family. "It consists of a massive davenport and a large rocker and chair. It comes upholstered in your choice of either blue or rose velour. This suite hsa Marshall cushions and springs and padded roll anna. , This Handsome Rocker in Mahogany $ 13 .75 We have just a limited number of these rockers to be offered at this low price. These comfortable rockers have mahogany finished frames, comfortable back, spring ' filled seats, upholstered in a good grade of leatherette. These rockers are very suitable for Christ mas gifts. There is not a home that cannot use a new rocker, and this is a splendid opportunity to secure one at a very low price. Sold on convenient terms' if de sired. ' ; .. - . Do Your Christmas Shopping Now! Franc's Saturday Special! Big Handsome Cedar $ 9 Q Chest, Tomorrow - - - O. I O This unusually distinctive cedar chest is offered for one day only at this remarkably low price. The enor mous buying power of this store enabled us to purchase them at a ridiculously low figure and we in turn are offering them at a price that cannot be duplicated. All are big and roomy with . copper ornamentations and hinges, and are made of genuine Tennessee red cedar. Convenient Credit Terms - Select your cedar chest now, and pay jutt a small ' amount down, tbe balance in small weekly or monthly terms. We will gladly bold It until any day previous to Christmas, when we will deliver it promptly to such address as you may designate. A more practical and beautiful Christmas cannot be found. To morrow only, it may be bought tor the low price of $28.75. De cide bow to take advantage of this remarkable offer. You can Just bet Mohter will be proud to own this suite! Let it be tbe gift from "her family." You get an extension table, six chairs ind buffet, walnut finish in the favored Queen Anne design. A dining suite is a gift that remains in the home for years and years, and ou that is used and enjoyed by every member of the family practicallr every day. Spinet Desks Priced from $36.50 Up Imagine tbe Joy and surprise of the young lady who, on Christmas morning, finds that ahe is the re cipient of a delightful Spinet Desk. What woman wouldn't be overjoyed with such a gift? It is as practi cal and useful as it is ornamental and Is just one of tbe Innumerable gift suggestions to be found in this store. We have these Spinet desks in various styles, and execut ed in the most popular woods. Gifts Selected Now Will Be Held Until Christmas Just a small deposit now will secure any gift you select. W wfl! gladly hold it until the day previous to Christmas, and deliver It to any address you may designate. Many gifts may be purchased on convenient credit terms. Dont overlook that. Do Your Christmas Shopping Now! Columbia Electric Vacuum Cleaners $45 " Christmas Terms, $1 Cash $1 Per Week - w Here la a practical, useful Christmas gift any home woman will delight in the k lightweight . Columbian. It only weights ten pounds, but my how It gathers dirt and dust every speck of it aa it glides across tfie floor. Here, tofore the price and terms on electric vacuum cleaners have been so high that it haa been impossible for aU to en Joy their use.' But such la not the case now. All you have to pay la ILO when the sweeper la delivered and .$1 per week after it is deliv ered. With such convenient terms and the extremely low price of the "Columbian," you cannot afford to do without one. A Genuine Columbia Grafonola Only $32.50 It isnt very often you have the opportunity of baying a Colum bia Grafonola at this unusual price. We are able to sell this Grafonola at this price, only because they are models" that the manufacturer no longer makes, and needing every inch of floor space available at this time, we decided to give the public a gen uine value. We have only a few to sell at this price, so come early. ' . The Distinctive Gift The Columbia Grafonola is sure to bring real joy and Christmas cheer to every heart and home. Beautifully finished, scientifically designed, the Columbia Grafo nola with its wonderful tonal qualities is the distinctive Christmas gift. Come in and let us show you what a splendid Yuletide gift the Columbia Grafonola wi" make. Hear it played and you will appreciate why this instrument csn't fail to add to your Christmas cheer and bring lasting joy. Thik Special Xmas Grafonola Outfit $128 Included In this outfit is the E-2 Cabinet Model Columbia Grafonola. eight records (sixteen selections, all your own choice), and four hundred needles. It Is equipped with the ex. elusive Columbia non-set automatic stop, and comes in genuine fumed or golden oak, walnut and mahogany, zj sold on tbe convenient terms of $10 Cash, $2.00 Weekly B m T AM- I AYz III Choose Yonr Gite Now Pay a Small Amount Down and a Small Part of the Balance Each Week. , , SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSBaw aassSBBBBBBk - SBaaaaak aT m xmrnm Zverythtag far tha Wen Famished Hesse a CeavenJeat raysseats MT-MS Wart Bam Bt Oanaaan. rkeaa te-aaat sat Step in and Hear the New December Colombia Records, Now on Sale. Ex clusive Agents in Davenport for Co lombia Grafonolas and Records.