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The True Christmas YULE-TI Dfr Methodist Church. Next Sunday morning the eleven o'clock service will be for the boys. The subject of the sermon i3 "Goliath of Gath" We invite every boy under 99 years of age. The evening sermon will be an appeal to young men. Two Bids for Your Manhood or the Saloon Against the Church. I wish to say that this means no abuse or insult to the men engaged in the saloon busi ness; as men they need the church as other men do. But it does mean unconditional and unremitting antagonism to the liquor traffic, and its attendant ones. The fact that sixty thousand American boys must learn the drink habit each year in order to keep the saloons running, is enough to make every man who loves a square deal, tremble for oir future sunn hood. rdially invite every saloon mn to this service. The Pastor. No. Railroad Time Table 113.. Ar. from Chicago, Kan sas city, Wichita, Amarillo and points east 10:50 a. m. 113.. Dep. for Melrose, Fort Sumner, Vaugn, Mountain air, Belen, Albuquerque and points west 11:20 a.m. 114..Ar. from Pecos, Carls bad, Roswell and Portales 10:55 a. m. 114.. Dep. for Amarillo, Wich ita, Kansas citv, Chicago and points east 11:45 a. m. 117.. Ar. from Chicago, Kan sas city, Wichita, Amaril lo and points east . . 12:05 a. m. 117.. Dep. for Portales, Ros well, Carlsbad and Pecos 11:25 a. m. 118.. Ar. from Albuquerque, Mountainair, Ft. Sumner, Melrose and points west 4:30 a. m. 118.. Dep. for Amarillo, Wich ita, Kansas city, Chicago and points on Coleman cut-off 4:35 a. m. 'Tis a beautiful custom- -this Christmas Remembering each old friend, With some little tardy memento Which takes with it love without end; 'Tis sweet to be thus held in memory By one you hold close t your heart, But at Yuletide let's not be for getting That the gifts are but one little part. There's a far grander, holier lesson To be gleaned' from this season of cheer. It isn't just jewels that are craved for By the ones to whom we are near; Give kindness and love and as sistance, Not only to body, but soul, And you'll find that you're draw ing much closer I To the season's significant goal. Give a word of sweet solacing comfort To those who are laden with woe, Give sympathy where you can mete it Hold no such thing as a foe; Send some little glimmer of Sun shine To the lives that are far from the light, 'Tis then that you'll know the full meaning Of that star that shone forth in the night! Make your friends and loved ones happy this Christmas with a photo graph of yourself. There's nothing that will cost you as little that is half as appropriate, or that will give half the satisfaction. Our specials for Christ mas presents are high grade leather novelties, calendars, and folders. Make an appointment NOW with ROBINSON "The Photographer in Your Town" Phone No. 145. Opposite Post Office. There is too much said in these days of the manger, too little of the cross. Of Christ's birth we hear very little from the Apostles, but everything of his death and resurrection. Helice it has rightly been said the vicarious atonement is not a doctrine of the Gospel it is the whole of it. Child's Reasoning. Mamma, Santa Claus isn't married, is he? "I don't know. Why do you think he isn't dear." "Cause if he was Mrs. Santa wouldn't let him stay out that way at night. NO ROOM FOR ANY MORE. "Gain' to hang up your stock in' Christmas, Mickey?" "Naw." "Better. You might git it filled." "It's filled now." "What with?" "Holes," A Preference "Bobbie, would you rather find your Christmas present in your stocking or on a tree?" "I'd rath ;r have it on a tree, 'cause there's more room there." Wise King Solomon "King Solomon had a great head, all right" "Ortainly. He was the wisest man who ever lived." "I guess he was. He had all of those wives of his before there was any such thing, as Christmas." The Taylor Stock Company filled their engagements with the Lyceum Friday and Satur day nights, and, although the weather wag decidedly incle ment both nights, large crowds greeted Mr. Taylor and his troupe. "My Father's Son" played Friday evening and "Alias Jimmie Valentine," for the Saturday night engagement, were clean, moral and entertaining. Our Store is Full of Nice Gifts for the whole Family. Don't forget that men will appreciate one of the New Style Mufflers, Hats, Shoes, Shirts, Gloves, Box of Hose, and Ties. We are Headquarters for Dolls, Dressers, Trunks, Suit Cases and Toy Pianos. We have a great many items that will make nice Gifts for Ladies. Kendalls August Carlberg and John F. E. Lovett, of Texico, was Starkweather were in the city in the city the first of the week Tuesday. Mr. Carlberg made and re-enlisted in the CLOVIS proof on his homestead before News subscription service for Commissioner Curren. another year. Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Huguley, of Salida, California, were in the city visiting Mrs. Huguley's brother, John F. Taylor and family from Sunday until Wed nesday. Mr. and Mrs. Huguley have a splendid home in sunny California. Subscribe for the Youths Companion and the Clovis News under the new clubbing offer of $2.50 a year, until Jan. 1. See Earl E. Forbes or call at this office. 4 t. Bpnml ijxiltitaij From now until January 1, 1914, the News will accept subscriptions at 50 cents per year, cash, to all addresses within Curry County. This offer applies to back subscriptions as well as renewals and new subscribers. Now is the time to take advantage of this exceptional offer, we are making for a short time only, in order to increase our list of sub scribers. 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