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Protection? Perhaps ydu Heed A Vind-bredk, d sh2d, feed or salt trough We Have the very lumber you are looking for also mater ial for that new wind mill tower. A full supply of stock saltblock or sack. The Kenna Lumber Co. WE DO IT NOW We are running a general hospital for sore footed horses, broken down cairiages, Lug-gi-?, wagons, automobiles, broken or worn plows, etc., etc. Your patronage solicit ed, ami satisfaction guaranteed. JOHN M. MINIS, Kenna, N. M. Kemp Lumber Company, EL1DA, N. M. Wire, Posts, Cement, Lumber and - Building Material, Sash Doors and Hardware. CHARLES J. MACKEY, Manager. HOU SHALT NOT STEAL! WHITE CHAPEL Mr. Frank fclirara and. his wifecame up from Roswell in their car last Sunday and spent the day with his mother. A number cf people met at the w bile Chapel echool houte Sunday afternoon and decided to start n Sunday School. Following were the officers elected for the ensuring year. Mr. Rogers, Superintendant. Mr. Clubb, Assistant Supt. Mr. Abbott, Sec'y & Treasur er. Mr. Southard, Choir leader. Mrs. Thurmond was made teacher for the adult class. Miss Roberts for the Inter mediates. Mrs. Edith Clubb for the Pri mary class. Sunday School starts Sunday afternoon at 2:30. Everyone is invited to attend The school is preparing for a box 6upper to be given at the school house Saturday evening, Oct. 14 ' The proceeds go for improving the school. Following is the program to be given. Short Play "The Obstinate Family." . Short Play "A Pair of Lun atics. Music Short Play "Hans Yen Smash." Everyone is invited to come. It will be moon-light Voters of New Mexico Who shall fleet your representa fives T You or the Republican bossest The people's right to choose their- own government is the foundation of the Republic. If this foundation is blown up y Political Dynamiters what will become of Popular Government t Will you vote to put into power men who have used Political Dyn tmite in the pastt In 1J12 the Republican State Senate, acting under the orders of the Republican Uosses, unseated Abclino Romero, who had becu luly elected State Senator by the eople of Socorro county. He was riven 1,793 votes, as against 1,669 votes cast for A. U. Abeytia, lus Republican opponent, a majority for Romero of one hundred and twentv-four votes. Abelino Romero was thrown out without the shadow of au excuse and without a hearing. Whyt I localise the Republican Bosses wanted a two-thirds Republican majority in the Senate. Why did they want this two thirds majority! Did they want it in order to be able to pass good and just laws! They did not. They wanted it because they knew the Democratic governor would veto Had and Un just laws. They wanted it to en able them to pass Had and Unjust laws over the Democratic Gover nor's veto. But their unscrupulous scheme wns frustrated by the fact that they lacked sufficient Republican strength ill the House of Repre sentatives. They were forced to wait until the Second State Legis lature, in 1915. At thut session they went the limit. Nullifying the will of the people as expressed at the polls, and vio biting nil right and justice, they threw out four dulyand honesth elected Democratic represents fives. They did this for the sole pur pose of establishing a two-thirds Republican majority in the House a majority to mutch that estab lished in t!7e Senate in 1912. The Senate in 1915 wus the same as in 1912. Rafael Garcia, Democrat, wa fleeted from Bernalillo county The election judges gave him his certificate. lhit the Republican Bosses sneered at the election judges. In effect they tore up the certificate of election. They threw out Gar cia and seated M. f Ortiz, the Re publican the people of Bernalillo county had repudiated. G. 0. Smith, Democrat, was elected from Union county. He had a majority of 84 over Ills Dear- eat opponent. But the Republican' Hossvn said, " 1 he people be ilalili.ed. We Heed O. T. Toombs." So they kicked Smith olit fllld sea fed Toombs. Toombs is the man who publicly announced, when he reached San ta Fe, that although he didn't have an election certificate, he had a "jimmy." : A "jimmy" is a piece of;',steel used by burglars to. break' into houses in the night time. Serapio Miera, Democrat, was elected from Union county, lie lind 984 votes, while Gandelario Vigil, his Republican opponent, received but 800. But the Repub lican Bosses said: " We decree that 800 is more than 984." So they ejected Miera and seated Vigil. And the people of Union coun ty were disfranchised. All this was rank enough to dis gust every decent citizen. But the worst is yet to be told. F. M. Bojorquez, Democrat, was elected from Sierra county. He received 369 votes as ageinst 137 east for Antonio T. Ghave, the Republican who opposed him. His majority was nearly 8 to 1. At the direction of the Republi can Bosses, Chaves brought a eon test against Bojorquez. The seat ing of three repudiated candi dates ill place of three duly elected candidates Whs Hot enough to give the Republican gang a two-thirds majority. They needed a fourth puppet. But the Republican Bosses found the Chaves contest so flimsy that their nerve faile'd them. So they looked about for some other means of stealing Bo jorquez 's seat. They found that Bojorquez had formerly been a county commis sioner. They found that he had duly resigned. But on the out rageously transparent pretense that as his successor had not been immedately appointed by the gov ernor he was still a county com missioner, they declared his seat vacant. The report declaring the vacan cy did not recommend the seating of Chaves. The Republi can Bosses hadn't bolstered up their nerve to that point at that time. The vacancy was declared dur ing the afternoon of January 21, 1915. ' Early in the morning of Janu ary 22, 1915, Governor McDonald, acting under' his constitutional right, called an election in Sierra county to fill the vacancy de clared by the House of Repre sentatives. The proclamation call ing the election was filed in the office of the Secretary of Stute at 10 o'clock on that morning, and a copy immediately forwarded to Sierra county. Late in the afternoon of Janu ary 22, 1915, hours after the Sierra county election had been called, the proclamation filed and forwarded, the Republican Bosses got their nerve up to the point of holding an election for Sierra county in Santa Fe. They then elected Chaves to the seat stolen from Bojorquez. Their action was the rankest ever recorded in the history of un scrupulous politics. The Sierra county election, con stitutionally called by Governor McDonald, was duly held and Bojorquez elected a second time by a vote of 338 to 2 for Chaves. Fifty-one of the 338 votes were cast for Bojorquez in Monticello, Chaves' home town. That was 13 more xhan Bojorquez received there at the first election. Prominent Republicans of Sier ra county forwarded to Santa Fe a telegram of protest against the unseating of Bojorquez. These Republicans included Max Kah ler, county assessor; W"HJM Jlbh- fns, county treasurer; Dr. F. ). Given, county school superintend ent, and H. A. Wolford. former district attorney. Mr. Wolford even made a trip to Santa Fe in the hope of preventing fllf fla grant violation of the rights of the Sierra county voters. When Bojorquez presented him self as a member of the House of Representatives a second tim. , with his second election certifi cate, the Republican Bosses laughed at him. "We are in con trol here," they said. "The peo ple be damned." Ahi bt consequence of nil this the Republican Gangsters had it two-thirds majority lit botll branches of the last State Legisla ture. What use did they make of it They used it to pass", over the veto of the Democratic Governor, extravagant, outrageous and vic ious legislation; to pass laws for ihp lienefit of tile Invisililn (!nv. eminent and inimical to every in-1 1 1 - t il. . - 1 f r t ' leresi iii me people oi ixov iuc. ieo. i, Some of the very men responsi ble fof this legislation, in an at tempt to fool the people, are at present running about the sf ntc re pudiating their legislative off' spring and promising the people some Real Good Laws if they will only Forget the Past and elect them to office. Voters of New Mexico Are you going to entrust the Liberty you hold so dear to the tender mercies of Political Burg lars und Thieves! Are you going to give Political Dynamiters a chance further to wreck your Constitutional Rights! Are you going to vote for the men who Disfranchise you, who sneer at you, and who tell you "The people lie damned!" Are you going to vote against Decency and Good Government! Against your interests and the welfare of your State! Are you? . THE MAN OF PROMISES. Mr. Unr::m enn gut what he want from hl.j Legislature when he want It. If Mr. Umsoai wauls a special law to whitewash his penitentiary record he can get it. If Mr. Ilubbell wants a taw to en able in'nl ta get pay for fcIiooI visit 4(Kl days In tllf year, he can get ic from Mr. Hur.-om's Legislature. If Mr. Bursom wants a Hawkins bill to oppress the nilrord mail, he can get It. If Mr. Buioin's Legislature wants ta throw out regularly elected members, rob the voters of the franchise and elect Its own members, Mr. Burso:u doesn't t;t und in the way. HUT WHEN THE PEOPLE DEI MAND THE FULFILLMENT OK MR. utmso.M is promises from mr. BURSUMS LEGISLATURE TUEY DON'T GET IT! For twenty years during statu campaigns Mr. Bursum has been go ing up and down the length and breadth of New Mexico making prom ises. For twenty years during sessions of Mr. Bursum's Legislature he has never delivered the goods. Aren't you getting about enough of Mr. Rursum and his promises? Santa F4 New Mexican. ftURSUM VS. THE TRUTH. As a campaign promisor H. O. Bur gum Is in a class by himself. During campaign after campaign In this state and territory Mr. Bursom has been flooding New Mexico with promises, He has promised roads and bridges and building, dams and res ervoirs, drainage and reclamation, lr rikution and sanitation, reformation and appropriation, beneficent la.ws enough to make a Utopia out of the commonwealth, reduced taxation, curbed corporations, relief for the toiler, prosperity for the farmer and rancher, money in the bank for every body, peace and contentment and hap piness, world without? ml, amen Mr. Bursom Is still promising. It Isn't because Mr. Bursom hasn't been able to deliver the goods. Mr. I Bursom has come nearer being abso lute boss of the New Mexico Legisla ture than any other one man, with the possible exception of Charles Springer j The bosslsm of these two celebrated members of the third house, however, doesn't generally come into conflict. It has always beeu bosslsm for th benefit and In the interest of the cot poratlons and I lie Republican office grabbing ring. Mr. Muri-om has been in a post) Ion generally to make legis laturea do just about what he wauled. But he has never used this Influence for the purpose of redeeming any of his glittering and innumerable prom ises. Mr. Bursom's road promises are among his most familiar. There are others still fresh in our minds. ' Mr. Bursom promised taxation re form previous to the last Legislature, fie then assisted the Legislature in turning down a taxation reform bill, a splendid up-to-date, effective law drafted and introduced by Republi cans, and secured the passage of a law which Is not workable, and never was Intended to be workable. A law was passed with Mr. Bursom's active assistance for the taxation of mine corporations which is practically a law for the benefit of mine corpora tions, Mr. Bursom promises, but he never performs. During the campaign he promises every conceivable measure for the re lief of the taxpayers; when Mr. Bur som's Legislature convenes it tells the taxpayers to be damned I "During the.ie five years," said H. O. nursum, Republican candidate for governor, In his speech of acceptance, "not one sentence of constructive leg islation has beetl proposed by Gover nor McDonald." Tills is a fair sample of (he glaring misstatements of facts with which that speech abounded. To the first seslon of the first Stattl Legislature Governor McDonald re commended: IMacIng tin state educational and the state pena! and charitable Institu tions respectively under one general board, for efficiency and economy. A law giving the counties a fair rate of Interest on th?ir own funds. Larger nppropriiitlons for the peni tentiary. Adequate bnnklng laws, and n state bnnklng commission In view cf "re cent disastrous f-'ilure of banking In stitution"." (Under Republican ad ministration.) ' Adiustnient of countv salaries fair to officials aii.l taxpayers. Adlustme' rf cross Inequalities of taxation and wider powers for boar! of eqmtlization. Turnlni? over of entire Old Palace to State Museum. BMtor sunnort of education. Im proved school laws, free text hooka. Lesrlslrtlon "in Provide promntly for the admlnlaterlnar of t'' nubile lnnd trust with a maximum degree of safety und e' a minimum cost." doubtless including a provision where hv 70rt.non of public funds, for In stance would bring In interest for the peonle. . , Abolishment of coal oil Inspector In cubus on consumers. Another assistant to traveling audit or. Increase In mounted police force. Enforcement of I'nuor regulation laws and passage of effective antl g nihil no: law. Revision of statutes. Inheritance lex law and ratification of Income tax law. Direct nrlmprv and modern election laws and Initiative and referendum. Renosl of languane qualification In constitution as unjust to Spanish American citizens. New annoi'tlonivent to replace one characterized as "unjust, unfair and unequal." At the last legislative session Oov eynr McDonald recommended: Wider powers for corporation com mission. A board of Immigration. ' Closer supervision of state educa tional and penal institutions. Revision of statutes. 1 St filler enforcement of liquor laws. Higher rate of Interest for publlo funds. Further Improvement of highways. Workmen's compensation law. Strengthening of corupt practices act. Creation of state tax commission. "Not one sentence of constructive legislation." says II. O. Rursuin In the face of this record, "has been pro posed by Oovernor McDonald.' , After a statement like that, can you hel'e'o rrythlng that H. O. Burtum s- y-.i t'vr'--- t' ts fainnalgn? Salvage. Hotel Proprietor Was there any thing of value In the trunk of that fellow who Jumped hia bill? Clerk 1 bould tay so. It was full of our linen and silverware. Judge. Real Wealth. To be content with what we poe tess Is the greatest and most secure riches. Cicero.