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And Tucumcari Times. Volume 4. No. 35 TUCUflCARI, NEW MEXICO, SATURDAY. JUNE 8. 1907. Subscription $1.00 a year. Second Street North from Main to Depot, Showing the Southwestern to Move Shop to Tucumcari. The El Paso and Southwestern will move its shops and round house from Santa Rosa to Tucum cari. This was prophesied by The News several weeks ago when it printed the exclusive story that the E. P. & S. W. would soon acquire that stretch of track lying between Santa Rosa and Tucumcari and be longing to the Rock Island. It is now a settled fact, as the contract to erect the new shop and round house buildings has been let to S.E. Pelphrey of Tucumcari and the work of grading up the sites of the new buildings has already been begun. W. J. Harris, the well known grading contractor, has the contract to prepare the sites and as soon as he has finished that work, Mr. Pelphrey will begin the erection of the buildings. When the shops and round house at Tucumcari are ready for busi ness the division point of the Southwestern will be moved from Santa Rosa to that place, and Tu cumcari is enjoying a big boom on the strength of it. The Southwestern will take full charge of its newly acquired track on the first of J uly. El Paso News The firm of Kabrich & Mitchell has bought real estate in the Smith addition this week. W. A. Jackson is gathering 500 two and three-year-old steers this week and will drive them to pasture near Amarillo, Texas. Amos Aker, father-in-law of Si las May, who has been with them for a month, returned to Lincoln county Thursday. M. Rudulph, Supt. of schools, left Friday morning for a two weeks trip into Taos county, where he is interested in property that he intends to dispose of. F. Brandenburg, assistant cashier of the First National Bank of Amarillo. Texas, has bought real estate this week from W. A. Jackson, in the Smith addition. P. P. Branch of Roy, Mora county, is here lor a few davs visit with M. Rudulph and family. Ru dulph's daughter, Miss Cuca, who New Moma of the Tucumcari News has been in school at Denver, Colo., came with them. The Tucumcari Water, Ice & Power Co., is making preparations for day power at the light plant. There is a demand for motors for fans wind mills and all other pur poses where gasoline engines are being used. Judge V. S. Montoya has been in town several days from his ranch and says he has had phenominal success with his flocks, getting about 95 per cent of lamb and the wool clip is going to be good. G. C. Igo is gathering his cattle for shipment to Clay, Robertson & Co., commission merchants at Kansas City. Bud Lee is in charge of the work and will throw the cattle into the Bell pasture until ready to ship. There will be some thing like a thousand head of steers. N. C. Crockett of Elk City, Ok'.a., came in Tuesday, and in conversation with the editor of this paper, said that our special edition had brought him to Tucumcari, and that he found things more fa vorable than we had represented them. He likes the country and Under Construction. will locate and invest in both land and town property. J. P. Welch of Carrollton, Mo., is here visiting his son, T. L. Welch. Wm. RowelPs ten-year-old boy was bitten by a rattle snake and is in town for treatment. The physician believes his chances are good for recovery. W. A. Jackson has sold Otis Truelove, an attorney with the Santa Fe at Amarillo, Texas, an acreage property in the Smith ad dition. Chas. Lowdnes, cashier of the First National Bank at Amarillo, Texas, has bought property from W. A. Jackson this week in the Smith addition. Tucumcari is going to have a band organization. The instru ments have been ordered and are expected here any day. The leader and instructor, Prof. Capps, is a man of experience and the instru ments ordered are the best in the market. The organization begins with eleven experienced men and the prospects for a good band for Tucumcari are very flattering.