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eaen on r will be found a f brief paragraphs, in Ring out a few of s a query in each para- The party who first an them correctly in detail given choice of the prizes elow The next or near rect, will be given choice remaining prizes, and so on until the prizes are exhaust ed. Names must not be abbreviat ed but given in the firms' usual style of advertising: street num bers must be given correctly and all answers must, be neat and legible. Thereisaclue in ev ery one by which the identity may be confirmed. Answers may be sent by mai' or brought in person to the Clo vis News office until Wednesday January 17th. Thurs day.of next week the correct an swers will appear under each paragraph, and the winners of the contest beannonnced. This contest is open to every one who reads this, except em ployes of this office and their relatives. Address all a lswers to Knowl edge Contest, care Clovis News. and at a price never be equalled in this section. ' said, Do you know them? Number. 14. butter ! Wher get it? While oldest grocery is one Qf the store with thj wGold" in the city, this Nun- is the name m Laundry s employ- and the prompt delivery service, ment to about twelve people and THE PRIZES: 1 1 be found here hut always the dry has been an enterprising test on sale at prices as low as .faction to the cleanliness of the the lowest. They are the sole people of Clovis for a number of distributers of such famous pro- years. Its system of deliveries ducts as Folgers tens and coffee, are accurate and prompt and er- Wifhitia Rnal (tnnr inrl M mini-, li .-, . .-!,!..,,, Aitaii Tr la rku in with five men are employed at this shop ,'and no long waits between "next" are encountered. Just ice prevails here and it is widoly known as the best pU.ce in town to get proper tonsorial treatment. dive tl e.tor'8 name. propn- Num ' er. 28. Do you buy ciate your i epresenta ran the One Dozen Photos, Claiborne Studio, $10.00 CASH, in Gold, $5.00 Twelve Months Subscription to Clovis News. Number 1. It matters not whether you live to eat or eat to live; in any event, since you will eat, you want the best there is to eat; and the place to geti the best neals is at the splendid hotel on S. Connelly. Good, welt-cooked meals and courteous service are two of the many dis tinguishing features that has made it the most popular place in Clovis to appease the cravings of the inner man. The cooking here is of the home variety and reminds you of the time when your mother used to supply "the meals that would make you Jong for dinner time. Splendid electric lighted rooms, with hot and cold water and bath, are to be had here at ieasonable rates. The best place in town to get your Sunday dinner. and the young men and ladies of this section will be afforded Jthe opportunity of fitting them selves for the higher business and education d walks of life. What is the name of the college and who is its president? the of Name the hotel prietor, and the pro- Number 5. Can you give nalhe and telephone number the company in Clovis that does the best and most prompt plumb- Number 2. "If you have beauty, come, I'll take it; if you have none come, I'll make it." This is the incentive offered by Clovis' leading photo studio; and it goes without saying that its threshold is crossed by hun dreds of the smart set and other sets as the days go by. The work done by this artist is second to none in the entire southwest. Portraits are his specialty and they are produced in the latest and the very best style and be6t finish known to the art. Special attention is given to the baby's picture and no pains are spared. All work guaranteed to give satisfaction. Give his name. Number. 3, For a number of years this store has been the best place to get bargains in hardware and harness. It has the exclusive agency for the cel ebrated Arcadian ranges, Radium heaters. Whites Mentor stoves and Remington guns and Do Pont amunition. The very best in tools, cutlery and builder's supplies are also to be found here together, with a full line of harness, whips and saddled! This store occupies one side of a large store on Main street an is in close proximity to the post office- Can you give the pro prietor's name ? ing? It is the hardware com pany that has the exclusive agency for those celebrated Mailable ranges, the kind that never break and last a lifetime. Located on a prominent corner in a commodious building they are fully prepared to properly take care of their large and in creasing trade. Number 6. Who is the prop rietor of the neat little Chili Parlor and confectionery on the Xeast side of Maid street? Chili Number 4 a new edi was opene On January 10th ttional institution in Clovis which should receive the hearty sup port and encouragement of every citizen. Instruction in short hand, typewriting, book keeping, arithmetic, commercial law, spelling, grammar, and banking will be given by a competent corps of expert and specialists. English, Spanish, German, French and latin will be taught is served he: 6 in a manner known only to people who make it their specialty and this parlor enjoys a lame and rapidly grow ing trade. The choicest of ci gars, tobaccos, fresh fruits, and confections are also sold here by people who appreciate and de sire your trade. Give prop rietor's name. Number. 7. Where in Clovis are they at present holding ah "Unloading Sale, A Bargain Event ?' ' This is the store where your every need can be supplied in dry goods, shoes, hats, furn ishing goods, men's clothes to order and staple and fancy groceries. The goods put out by this establishment are the best money and experience can secure and are sold on the small est margin possible. The two large rooms occupied are filled to overflowing with choice bar gains and it is well worth your time and trouble to go in and look at the Model arrangement, even though you do not purchase. The present proprietors have only been in charge a few months. Can you give the firm name and the name of the store ? Number 8. What is the name of the oldest and largest bank in Clovis? This bank has been bulwark in the financial history of Curry county since its found ing and is the kind of a bank that cautious depositors are in search of. It has a capital and surplus oi jhz.uuu.uu ana . is owned and controlled by home people. Every accommodation consistent witn good panning is accorded its customers. They respectfully solicit your business for 1912. Round Oak stoves and ranges? Here the best of tools, cutlery, queensware and in fact every thing in . the hardware line is constantly on hand. Here it is that you can secure a full cob bler's outfit for 50 cents, the regular price of which is 85 cents at other stores. The best place in town to get sporting goods. The name of one mem ber of this enterprising firm corresponds with that of an early president of the United States. You are4to give firm name and the name of their leading brand of cutlery. Number. 10. When you want something that for the instant puzzles you where to get it, this is the store that will come to your mind. This is the noel tv and necessity store of Clovis, carrying all these odds and ends that are so cp-gntiv netued and 6uch a source of trouble in finding. It matters not what brand canned eatibles of all kinds. If you can't come just phone your order and it will receive the same careful at tention as if you selected the citv. itis faction to ,1 for a Who is its m your need may be in little things for the household. McKinley sheet music is one of their lead ing specialties. Can you give the firms name ? Number. 11. The famous Washington Company Garments! Where in Clovis do you get them? There is only one place that carries them and that is that is the exclusive men's furnishing goods stire on Main street. Here also is a complete line of Man - What ten shirts, Hanan & Son Shoes and Interwoven hoiaery. This is the place where price and quality are right and one trial will make a steady customer of you at this store. What is the name of the company ? Number 9. What prominent hardware company is it in Clo vis that handles the National and Number. 12. Full many a literary gem of purest rays se rene can be found at this splen did news stand and confection ery. All the latest newspapers and magazines are on sale here together with the choicest of fresh fruits, candies, cigars and tobacco. If you want any of the leading dailies delivered to your office the proprietor of this cozy store is the individual to notify. Give his name and tel'e nhone number ? Number 13. What store in Clovis has announced a "Big Pinch Sale" beginning January 6th and ending January 20th, of their entire stock of men and women's wearing apparel? This has long been known as the store of quality and some rare bargains are now being offered. Did you ever attend one of these Pinch sales? If you haven't you should go, as you will see something you have never seen before. It matters not how hard you are to please you can find just what you want at this store goods in person. Giveflrm name and telephone number. Number. 15. When you want .something neat, nobby and up- to-now in the line of men or boys furnishings no mistake can be made bv going to the gents furnisher of Clovis. Here you will find afutl line of furnishings of the best quality, as well as a large assortment of trunks, suit cases, grips, etc. Ed. V. Price made to order suits and over coats take the lead here as they d-i all over the country. The proprietor is no stranger to the people of Clovis. His store is the cheapest place in town when you consider quality. Give his name. Number. 16. Where in Clovis do you get the Edison phono graphs and records, the best watches, rings, necklaces and silverware ? Everything in fact that goes to make up a well equipped and first-class jewelry store can be had at this up-to-date establishment ? The pro prietor is a thorough jeweler and employs an expert watch repairer and all wojrk isguaaa- ffeed. It is the oldest jewelry store in town and the most re liable. Can you give the pro prietors name ? Number. 17. Among . the flourishing business enterprises of Clovis is a millinery establish ment conducted by two enter prising young ladies. All the latest designs known to the mil linery world can be found here and at prices that can not be duolicated. It is the store that handles nothing but high class goods and has the same price for evervbodv. Give the firm name. Number. 18. What large store in Clovis is it that has the ex clusive agency for the Kneeland union made shoes for men. Shol by shoes for ladles, and the Headlight overalls ? For a num ber of years this has been the best place l get lh bargains in dry goods, clothing, hats, caps and shoes. The proprietor is a strong advocate of quick sales and small profits and the best iroods are always on sale at Number. 22. Who is the elec trical specialist in Clovis ? This is the ma. you will consult when v,,,. want any wireing done or want to in. tail motors or any electrical specialty. His line of chandeliers and stand lamps is complete and he can supply you with all kinds of electrical novel ties His repair shop can fix anything that ne ds fixing. Give his name and street address. with the erihg and choice sU oysters eai the name of tnis phone number. oldest and most tiarket in Clovis, ientrally located, es its own butch -one where those fresh fish and ays be found A ir will get the home as satisfac lal call. Give the market and the ban out pro! plus tmber. 23. Bunk t that is reliable, that throw.6 every safe-gua.'d for your action has capital and sur of $30,000, an alert and ac comodating board of directors and has the most conservative business policy. One of the strong features of this Bank is that every accomodiation con sistent with safe and sane bank- i ing is accorded its patrons. You i can safely Trust this institution for they are home people and are all Americans. Can you give its name. Number. 29. Located on iii-nmiiiAnr n-Hnoi i a ma tinn no I - . . fll ! Tl. U .t.. nriiK si ore i uiovis. it una me b st line of drugs and druggist tundries to be found in tho southwest. Their stock includes such famous products as the Rexal Remedies, the highest of high-grade toilet articles, soaps, perfumes and stationery. The handsomest soda fountain in town is found here and the most palitable of hot and cold drinks aredispensod by an expert clerk It is the store where pre scriptions are filled promptly and accurately. Can you name the marager ? Numbei News Stw to ttv A U tUo St! A. Clovis has a equal in every way id m large cities. tiany papers and . .. 1- .,.... A magazines are on saie nerc. n. full line of stationary and writ- i -1 U - - . 1 ing material aiwuys wi utmu. This is neadquarters for all the leading brands of cigars and a large assortment of tobaccos pipes and smokers novelties are on display. This stand is located in the most frequented building in the city. Can you give tie proprietor's name and the foun tain pen for which he has ths agency. Number. 25. Clovis has among ; its many business enterprises a National Bank that is surpassed by none in the entire southwest for reliability, accuracy, and ac commodation of its patrons. It is as old as the towr for which it is named and since its estab lishment has been the standby of the farmers as well as the town people. It has a capital slock of $27,000 and is on a sound Number 30. Who is the man ager of the most reliable lumber company in Clovis? This com pany handles lumber in all di minsions of the best quality, ' Mound City paints and the very best of Colorado coal. Don't get the idea that "lumber is just lumber" and that is all there is to it. Quality attaches to lum ber t he same as it does to cloth ing, groceries, corn ar.d alfalfa. Cati you give the manager's tv me? v financial basis, been steady due strength of its conservatism of prices that dety compehtu If you can locate this select store accommodation it will pay you to get their prices before buying elsewhere. It is the Clovis home of the Ladies Home Journal. Can you give the name of the company ? Number. 19. RllHardx is the fame that here hold (way, Its growth has to the financial directors, the its officers and extend to its lossible banking Give the name r tins oanit ana its president Number 26. nl iere 2I in is the ria? Number 31. Every dealer makes a specialty of something and the establishment depicted in this paragraph is a specialist of fuel of all kinds. Here the best Colorado coal and the Daw son nut and lump coal can be had in any quantity and at the lowest pos3ihle prices. The man- ocror nf iWo anToinrWlitfi gfjm- " fj - v " v.u.1.1 .... - - - e, puny is at prqaent holding the highest office in the gift of the oeople of Clovis, and the com pany he represents handles noth ing but the highest grade pro ducts of fuel. Give the man ager's name and the yard's tele phone number. Number, 32. Can you locate the splendid grocery on Grand avenue, where the best of high grade provisions can be had for just a little cheaper price than at any other store in Clovis. All Roads lead to this store and the genial proprietors want your trade. Give firm name. ty's pri is electric lighted rl with We pocket table la the rear, itnd spell out the name. 1 and revel In fame. Number. 20. Here we have e exclusive cash grocery that akes a specialty of high-grade The famous Chase & coffees, teas and ex e among their leading goods Sanbo tracts lines. and it is Jl name. It throughout, hot and cold . The halls and inviting vow anffaaf If you ai were stop when th to Clovis. Number 27. Do Prompt delivery service, where to go for a you nice know clean Number 33. There is a pop ular garage in this city where they have the sole agency for the celebrated Overland automo biles and supplies, the standard )f them all. Cars are cared for here by the weex or month at reasonable ra'es. This is the Auto Livery of Clovis and while it bears an eastern name it is one of the very beat in the val ley. $900 will buy one of their famous Overland cars every piece of which will bo guaran teed. Who is the manager?