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- ld 1 11Z am77 ieelf FARM, GRAIN AND HAIL INSURANCE c- --17C1 8 .110 , ,, , ah aker brothers lArtliTera ,111 PA ,:Fw air ,441 1 a, B AGENCY FARM LOANS-LOW RATES,EASY TERMS baker Brothers AGENCY FARM, GRAIN AND HAIL IliSURANCE Baker brothers AGENCY ) Of lieni Newipn!er 41 the United Stateol 1.aod Office and of the People of Curry County 11NaMDWIM,ONE.1rMMMOMoMmnd 101,1511e. 10. NO. 36. 1101 N, NI.11 MEA 0, t i'llittARY 22, 1917. $1.50 PM MR . L WESTER IS pt Of "Wp, the Jury, find the defendant 'sot guilty." was the vertliet jury found lit tile State vs. A. Chester, Wilt has taken up the greater part of the time of the Distriet Court during thP few days. W. W. Nichols was foreman of the jury. The jury was giv en the late Monday evening and brought lit the verdiel 'Tuesday after noon. Chester was charged with the kill ing of Sam Byers lit the Dents Saloon al 'relict) ion Nov. 2:I, MK Ile was tried al lite September term of Dis trict court lit 1915 anti wits acquitted of first and seetnel degree murder and coovieteti of manslaughter atm! sentenc ed to a term of 712 to years in the penitentiary. Tlw NIKO WW1 111)1W1114M1 thP court of tile stute and was reversed last December. TIIP ver diet of acquittal rendered by the Jury in the re-trial this week brings to a close one of the most Mostly contested 11104.1 ever tried in the mute ty The state was represented lit the ens, by Distriet Attorney Dow and hitt assistant and the defense toy Attorneys Maw Dilution of this city, O. O. Ati itrell of Roswell and W. It. Metall of 1.11 Lands. The isnot has disposed quite ii few Ober eases. Several pleas of guiltY haw. been motile in minor criminal eas es tinil fines assesses!. Among them are: Slate vs. Rey Jones, selling liquor n license, fined Wound costs. Stop vs. W. NI. !fisher. towelling a co;olly weapon lit throltelling rights were greeted with laughter. 1'4 lett $1110 owl vosts. elltrowit smith. priteth.hig .(114.11.i Ittistinparahly the reaching prohibition letris. without a hossose. thuan slow "tot costs. most tar lotion ever itipproveti by eitlwr house Kipsw. ELL cm N 111611. lot votigret.s W4tatiti ritimt liblitilate barrier ugaill,1 the shipment of liquor hito fifteen states whitre it Non loto I1v1111111g 01111118U 2 Id ported legally 1111W Mill MIMI. 11111. tip, thit tont! Ittgit Hints ttr mirth eittp411111141 Illt littitoot Istittli int the basketball wooly. 11 woloð add in thp bone frottit ItotsWitil high Sitillettl. This 1,11,y 1,1,11.3. niint t, omit pine Koalas., too toe the hest pomp of Whin' 1'11401 StallP, the season sot tar awl should be Hit Forbids tenons! Irtle hog t111111 I" (1111411 it1"1111 111114 .it the tweitly-twol states which will oue oot the largest high ',1111111' 11' he prohibition territory oil .litly 1st. lull" 111111 1.111vis 1411l:2 111 ..11.tt the amendment would be ettiot, &soul the lies! the -tale hen this ritt 11111. torbillolion intimor mole I. hittlaill. t r rur personal use. 1.1"vt' 1111111111'1' 11"1 1'1'1 11 glint" :lite fourteen around which the prole against allY '1111'''' 1111 1'1'11" 111111': Jae would 'Teel a ition-importation will loll n 111111g 1 t'""11 "1" rag. al.. Alabama. Colonial Cow trotni eleall 14011111V 1111111 I laillot. Neloras lwatile"r clod, hop ittlq.1'11.4' ;kn. N..oon North Carolina. itoteteo On high W1,10.161111 smith vanillin,. smith 0". till tt :!tal vraW.I Ititilt.i vii.tittiii twit &ill it tAp,,,1161. Tho gamy wilt eosin m.,0 1. tiw,e mq limitatiun t000l0000 t.i 7:311. on the amount that rail be broolight lit ;al foot Cron Noel fur 110110,110 tea.. tall in several eases 111 In "LI 1" 11111 0111" 111111 will the amettometot wont,' tiiretWo e. . a lett" t'n,111 1411111 III" 1!"11111 stun. station, permitting int Th.. Isom,' ill tolooy sot 7:17o. timelatent itt stipulated :Impalas lit.r ILL Vil illt01) Wo-1111rzl,1,. .:1 P11'411'111 V11-1"111111 will 11111 them litio ine intorno. sol, 11,1, itroelletill 4141111111111111.1 to all- 'thou goill111111 ',Midis.' to ow 1Thski,, iiii eittivir,. 'in ow I;er a the 'teed amendment. Altierienti lute thily Federal Step. the sittilltiott hikes 'rite !Intendment marks virtually the a vastly more eritival Writ. the presi 1111. ihr h'1111111 itppeltrative before the Joild seq- govertittietit Wilde tristi, lill 1111'411111 .14411 011 melody Iti tisk brood pow revenue lows. to extend its control tors lit "proteel rig111,4" Drier Itver the liquor throughout the tositgroNs litet adjourned. stales. It is the only speeitil fetlerni ittI ',affecting Intuit'. shipments excepting TAKING SCIITTISII KITE IIEGIIEES the Vehit Iiettylitt how, which merely gave federal torn. to state regulations providing' thiu no liquor shall be V. it. Duckworth and 11. Browder ore la Sonia Fe IIIIN week litk Int" sill"' ("1.11111 ity Setiliisli Idle degrees lit aolirv. These genilemen are a port of "Whil"Pl 811011 "11114 itt elti,s torlvrive rrom liquors lit lie trans ported In Interstate rollinwris.:' the aeetions tit New Melett, slinentlinent stipulates. exeept for liAltDEN S14,11. talent if ie. ineilielind ineelinniral imposes. any stale tir lerrilory prohibiting' lite tuniinfuettire or salt, 41i 1,"ii itotterl l' itherulit hilloleallity liquors tor 1111, .111,1 reeeivell rwit, Ault 1, (11114411 ;11111 1;111 111111 i'llitgresquilli ilty st fine of nisi mom than S1,114141 4.1 iiwt,11i,11-L 11 )1111.11111 '111111: or.lett re.r 11,1 11131i ittill rimpr wells for 111,1111.100n ið 1,11,. filo r,. y s,,,,,,. NI '1111 SiW N1001111111111111.rS141114,111 olVetet. linprisitheil ceityre,, how moiled titiewil,4, y11,.. on their thornily 11,1, 1111 411141.1. 11 1. ;11.41 141141414.d 111:11 111 114.P11. Sfflit 14) 111P 1;11141 tire the lisq tie tither or toter remainder of their liquor otivertking shall he 'lir 1110,0 -01,14 '41010.1111114 vied die moll, in -1,11,- that 1110111- fit te to the l'iðdivity Wire:111. shit hill I afive, Stilild 11 ,0111 vitt be 1)&11 111 ',Her reoellid sill 11,. r,hhit drive tools :11111VP 11.1.111.r111 1.111316 It, S1111, 1111.11111111111S woo. art .. ,.., . ,11, sorghmu, r 111 I S 111 stork immera anti areas lit the aggregate tit 111'W 1111111 may " '"" '''' '''''''''"- '"'" 1""-- '" by providing thib no liquor shall ht stilton may gt1 to Senator Kasentan of V. it. Duckworth find '. 11. I treders or steers. lambs and hogs may ht. 1411111rd to small grat Millit ritly tquirmull 'imported Into slates whiell forhill its trowiler are In Saida Fe this week tak in 1917 hike rim iiih.,,,,t,,,,,,, 4,1t min alibis lik,, kilim. ,,,,,1 nolo, am 1,,,tmer Iteritalillit or Stmator itrinittirg or Dona itiii, 1bl:rows hi ma, importation. lions that point Itt 11101 priers tor all (Tops likt .4ttrghtins and suilam Cattle. Atin' II "1111 tel. tð be Ilet"Illitieð l'Y II --- - tug dm Seiatish I "Whoevri shall taoirr ittirtita,e or it miry. Timm. gent 11'1111'11 1111 11 part of , . 11,41,,airb,s iit lite, sheep and hog, will hi fetid liqs ninkl Itelliiiilictill COWIN. The News has placed an order will ,ettlisr biltoxirating liquors to lie trans- Barnhart Itrothers & Spindler Typo ,.1..., r rortyrive oatotitato, rrom au i , Tho warritig nations in Enrols. may 11 ready anti profitable market at home it is atintititassi thin thevertior 1.111(1- portost in intrrstate rotimmree," the stions a sow sioNoo, , hhtstor marlin that lomat how they tor all (red 'Tops. l'ho ',maw( of ?rpm!' .'eY II" "'littered It' 1. Ile a Item- rotittiirv rit.. or itallas tor a new fold amentimmit stipulates. -totrept rot' , . are aide tit whip each oilier lit ii IiiiiSh Mid 01E141 IiiilitS lilt 101.1191SM' emu.- well the 1111Peintmelit III the Hee et Mg inuchitir. IVIirn this urw machine seirtitifir. ineilitlind ow mislinittrat , legal advisor to tht 1:evell'er II Is arrives It will tocilitati the work of ,Atitt HIP VIII' may vontinue. Still there intously and Nrw Nftirsi may profit CAltDEN SI:Ell. imrptises. Inlet nity stale lir Itrritiory lintv be peace iterlitreð. but vvell Iwo ,tit minib,.. 4,, ,b,11,,,, by ,,,,,,Ibm its iiiiiirrstooll that Mr. Held will areept mailing the News. It is too small ti.tsk - tproldhiting the manufacture or snip No other elititaPes have !tern annoutteeti.10, tam 17:,,, piiiiiEs hy halo each ,ivis,k would Hill iliMrill.l. the . 'INDIUM t401. bill i li Mid ,11111) Ill illitEkl'i. !WNW(' 1,1thil Commissitontr Itoheri lt Er- thrriin a itiliticating liquors tor Among the tirst mattrrs that will 11'1 linð this r. ,1,,los ow 0,1,,. h, puni,two 1,,,,,,,t Hail moot. 'rho oval artaom anti 1 for the killer. T11.11 1111s .111,1 reoeivell rrott, spatitor,11,,,,,, 1,,I,,,,,,s Ault hi, , tiro the attention of Mr governor 1 , 11,,,.,,,, atm pall and Congrrs,t11:111 by a me iti ma att,ee limb sbattil , 111111111. retort! ho dentobiltai.,1 lit limy To take 11,111,11,w 4 'be NI will& ii ' 1 gi11.111: into the mail, as promptly. as iliwt,01,,ii ,. 3 iiiiiiiisi sail. ,,i. it:11.,1,,,,iiiiiiirisaiiiiiiai reil ,ii1 ii,iiii iiimi six for toe men It. lake a Patel ito prottlite 1,,,,ttli:Ittle Cc:. a 11111:or 111'0,111111,,11 11f Will he the Seleet jell el leen t 4'r IIII it should. The robler will tie doing me industry in Ill17. "'lie tillitien, op ,Itte.111 mill meal lit NttP MPNICi1 111t, 11"111"' "tilee'' wet member' "r IIII' wort, t, tho ott,,, ,, about March 1st awl nape'. ,eetls tor 111411'111110m ill ittiontle, or both. and tor any stiltso , i 1 1. boards. Tt o It to ,,,, - 1,10,,,1 t, tho matottracture tif war stip I banker. Iiii,iite,, hum. the Caroler. "1ln" sa't -I I l' Ill ir !how ,, to, dolor in getting it 11111,. Ni." Mi.,1,,,, '1111, SiW Nil.011 11111111114's 111111'111 011.1.11'1' '11;111 1W 1111111.1s11"1 111'1 . I 1, I' i1111V 11 fl'W 1 110 iI1111, S I or hail int 1 . 111 li itt plies cannot he I itrited til lirttiltictive lit- , the liii 'dock Wrowor 111111 r,,,,,or mu,' l'ht managentimt or the N 1 .4s ,.. ,,.. a cottgro-, hair mailed -eed, to 'inc.'. i moo, 11,1,,, ,,,,,, y,,,... anti the maittritv a 1111NV 111, stql, it 1,, :0,4, pi.,,1,1,,,1 1 hat 11,, n,.t. thi,try lit a Itlitr, 111 the meantime ;co operate 111 every etatiptatilly. The -1- th, ,,, ,t ., ,, 11 Itni eeetlitigi PHI pitta,cd with the ill nit their littillitiV. 11,1, Anil I111. 41'1'11-.1. 1111Y 1111' 1111 villiN111111,1, 111' 1111'1111 111111 .1.:11110,r ipti,t int citiedillist eh 111,1111ve . "nate It i.e t r ,,,1 Andy a ,,,,....1 ht,,,i1,,..., that i, eollit,c Itt the seta lit the land ettpalli,,Ititier tire Mit," ,,,,. now,. iiiiiiii,,Iðiun I. "ler mil. ,,,1 ow 1,",,,,...., him, int ow hi,,a0 few days heron. Ins death. iht sen.de 1,31..,. 8,1,1 ill,. ,,,,,, ,,, 1,..,.,..1, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,1 remainder er their animal allotment,. inhibit! 11,1,1,4. ii,iv,1,,ing ,b,,11 b ,.,,,. 11"'111 111.111111041 risewitore. Au.,,,,,. in 01,, pr,,,,i out, ihi, unii,,,1 ,,,.,, 1,, ilk iv ow t,,,m,,,,, 11,1,1 ii,,, vottimittees had not hall time ho 44111,, lit .4,1,11 :1 1,,,,,. 1,,..11 1,.,t,,,,I, . , , ,,,, TI1o,i. i,11111.: 1110,0 .01,14 '111,111,1 111114 i ritS1 II, 111, 111;111, ill '1AP, 111U1 111,1111- . , , ' , ' ' , ,.1:1 1's 111111', 111, war. a targr army wt. stork grtmers may gni, notch more sltler the,e attpointittilits, 'hat 11titaz-1,,,,,,i,r,,,.,,,,.y ,,,,.,,,.,. I it,,,, .1,,i. at ,mte to 1110 l'ultlielt itareatt, ,..tat,1 mid lta' 11111-1 Is' crL1atilzed tor or- ,,looti.a, to preloctital lite! hi 110,1111h:1"s illar I"' "nide "I" 11"1 he dviernilliell ' il, iltt'ir l'ic t',0-s Ise I tirritte. Sahli l'e 'A ll it,,,I,1,1., I hit soli att. cid kilitZ, r.,,,,, and thfttli,ivit ittirptt.es. 'Hat It tat prtitilita for market. tit !hi, lime. bill it I, pot Ill all Mad) Pill bit fitittil lit itrder .er tecttilit. sti I t, hitt 1 lien' will. he illiv storioll. ,11110,. 1 tittlitttr Ititz rabbit drive tattl pima.' 1 itit-ti Statc, iltotrelty become, 111 PN I Tho ,,.o -,,,,,a, or tic , at sod I . I tih, 1.,,,, 1,.., . , i. ,, , ,,,. olive i to c 1-. 111,. ,i11110 Ia.!. . ITIotirttito of till, vet,. Thee drke. It, 1,.!Vi pito ht cr or itritoti nod weal. :,Itstr. slitill N,,w Mwsi, , 1,,,, :, 1,:,, ,. , 1111. 111,,i:,.,11 1111. 1111.111.11Y 11( 1110 1"1"1"." 111:10 il I' 1.1:!' 1 .01. , '.., ertmitc, of It 1.,,, 1,,,,,,,,h,...,, ,,,,,,,,T,,,, that they ilicreit dlr.!' the tilretel -.treat', dentatttl increase In the phslmtim, or broapt I" ill 11.1"Irl'AY h11"111". Itvillibli"1" i old rttilot Ime I:1,d, chetciale thi, Pettl, tied tit.t,, , -,ttitt that they ,11,.1 cli,,,,alatii lit grects', l'tairtictiitt,- iPlil Ile doted htlp to rid the county or rpm, lila...ad. Atte! ?twat tit P.II7' Opposition lo New ('Inittly. A NI 1 11 INT.. 1 '41,111 II: 1st vomit Isi et .-11.111 tt 1.1 1, Ill .i ' P - V:111 t l!',.!,. I ' a 11111TY "11"11 Illt it rabbits to Silltlf 401.111 at least. Under the elicien,tatittc, the Nep Pry. CIEREO MURDER CHAREE NEW PRODUCE FIRM The Lubbock Ilide and Prmluee Com twiny will open a produee business in Clovis and will occupy the building next door to the Clovis Creamery. The business will be under the management of T. Zinn, an experienced produce num. Mr. Zinn has made several trips to Clovis and last tall handled a num ber of turkey shipments from this plaee. NO YE ROOS IN THE DESERT NOW Washington. Pith. 21.--The senate -bone dry" otinemintent to the ptetql bill prohibiting shipmenta of liquor into states whieh hove prohibition laws aceepted by the house today 321 to 72. It is counted as one of the nowt far reaching prithibillon measures in years because it will make absolute ly dry states which now pertnit ship. 1111.1IN ill litilliPli Every effort to change the amend molt was defeated overwhelmingly. Cries of -bone dry" rung throughout the house and the sentitimill swept till. 111.11sl. 1111111 lilt. Vole tor (sinew roar wits cast. letstbers who attempt ed to explain that they Wl.rt. prohibi tionists al heart but stood tor states' loan. Vir;.titlin mei Vv.' vinthita. the-e haw set nil lintilatilm ee the amount dull eau lie breuglit ter halhillual tee. I.ut several ease. the amenouleat tlireeW -Ante i 111",1 ;W11111111111! 1111 1'nela 1 Hui et ainpulas per 11.1.1itieu N1.41110111 awl italialia lune laws Melt pui them lute the pridlibi. ilea vellum, subject to Ow prevkillus 'Weil amendment. thily reolenti Tile amendment marks virtually the oulv step eer taken tly the federal gewrutiteitt aside (rein lite revenue laws. to extend its control NEW MEXICO MOURNS. All New Mexiej bows Its head lu grief over the death of itm chief executive, E. C. Daiwa, which occurred at Banta Fe Huntley afternoon. Every effort possible ham been made lu the past few months to save the life of the Governor, but be suffered from an incurable disease and the medical efforts put forth only served to prolong his life a few months. While Governor De Baca was sworn In am governor a month or more ago, him health has been ouch that he could take little active part in conducting him office. Since behm tu Banta Fe am governor he ham been at a sanitarium. tate Monday afternoon bin body was removed from the undertaking parlors to the executive inaumion and thus it was fated that only in death should the man chosen November by the people as their executive find resting place in the building provided by the state for him place of abode during him term of office. Governor Danes wam a man of indomitable will power, and was re. spected politically by his foes as well as friends. Ile wam clean and upright and New Mexleo would have profited by his services. Bud he survived be undoubtedly would have made AD excellent record ON gov ernor. lie was a mau of high ideals. absolutely honest and upright and one who mild not be swerved from him chosen path of duty. 100t Of INMAN MIMI IS MD Major General Frederivk Funston, Pruvru Wel the American army died mud. While colonel of the famous Twenti doily Itt Sun Antonio Monday. eth Kansas volunteer infantry in the Sot until 1$1011 whim the Cuban in- war. Funston performed surrection was at itm height did Fred.. feats of daritig that brought him the prick Full:stint become known through- 1111e "t brigullier gelwral Ills eaPture out the United States as a firAt class of. Aguhutiolo and his fording of the fighting 1111114 hilt his friends in Kan Rip Grande river tit t'olinupit under sits-- where lie spent him early man- fin' featured his work. hood long had so elassed him. When the volunteers were disellarged As student at the University of Funston retained his rank as a mene Kansas, when he weighed less than her of the regular army. It vat while Isatints he emlitttereil 2011.110111(1 11P WIIS 111 command of the troops tit itiiiii" wh,o threitit.iled him with Vern Cruz in 1914 that he was raised ,, razor. To add 1,, the ghtlic,4 himiti. tithe rank of major getterul, Ile was hubs'. Fimstoo !Handled him through ti it -19 years old. the streets et Laweellev koil lit th The 8110110ot Futiston's youth W1111 1)14111 "f 11 revolver to ti tita.. to pv) 1'est PoInt; Imt he failed hi I init an martinet' extittlimitiett Iti Inter years A few yetoN litter white elly editor he repeatedly outranked West Point of a paper tit Flirt Smith. Ark.. yomig ers witu were lit sehuill when he lulled rittistmt stIrreol ilit luteo-e feeling by "r 11111flissinn atitteking ellitiorially the publication's Physiettily, rititstott WI'S 1111P of the own 'mimeo pat ty legoler4 during HIP 411111111.4 1111'11 111 1111' United $1111eS itiosenve (Pr thr eitiet Many army. Ile wits Imrely live feet mid five ' threats wen, made nail 111(1 111111141 11111 111111 usually weighed less the newspaper propet'. 'Alt he remain. than 120 pounds. in eivil life he wits ell on guard milli his superior return. modest and retiring. ed and then turned th plant over to Nlajor General Pershing. who Nan kin' itithormeð ranston mantled the eolutun just withdrawn also resigned. 1 from Mexieo. succeeds General rims A',,a,!..t flip S1111111 Fe ritilroatl they item temporarily as emninander of the ..11 ,,Jsotitherti Freiterivk FunNton, Wean Ettitstett. its pas. llll twin Ilt,t"ttttt 1 rain m tr. threw a stritilkom eirmlitty 4srr met litter SET lq)11 MONDAT. hit Iturlitti a rotek through n14111011 witaltwv. lammed him several tailmt Int 1 next 31 1 111V 1111 itaitimbNbasers (ma whilit 1111, train waittal. l'anstlat's first o,Istriettep tat tia,11,""1" "v.' " 1"."1.11": 11". T". mine rub". where ; salmon problem. 11hp vourt 111N twelt thquenti Ibtatezs artillery .pOltiompti tit revolitt the litattist's of the I , CAI remarkable rt,alts. AttPr tm- ,:taattis thialt stall dm imit,t will bit gagitig '22 battle alai beim! witatal- Iltra.htal oat Monthly. - NEIN MEMO HORD NIECE MORE RAO ANO MEAT rer hyoid Heil meal. Niex len (miners. live teek ermvers owing til the 'Peculiar 44,9116901mi et live sleek reeilers hoe a gulden tipper eiremilsilinves exkl log 111111 tilility lo luereitse their hieoines through lifrairs. will visillititie strong. 'rile New inerefisell prilthietion lit .1917. Greet ed three times he resigned him com mand because 50 guerillas who had aided the Spaniards WITP executed against his wishes. Captured by tbe Spaniards on his way to Havana, he eseapts1 death by swallowing a letter to the president of Cuba which would have proved his identity. While colonel of the famous Twentb eth Kansas volunteer infantry in the Phillipitie war. Funstou performed! feats of daring that brought him the title of brigadier general. Ills capture of. Agithialtio and his fording of the Rip tirande river tit Columpit under fire featured his work. When the volunteers were disellarged Fuliston retained his rank as a mem ber of the regular army. It vat while Ito was in command of the troops at Vera Cruz in 101-1 that he was raised 1 Itv the rank of major general. Ile was years old. The ambition Funston's youth W1114 pv) to 'West. Point; but he failed in an entrance examination. In inter years he repeatedly outranked West Pilitil ers who were iti school when he failed of admission. Physically. rultstott WitS 1111P of the smallest men in the United States army. illirPly 114' Mid five inches tall and usually weigiuml less than 120 pounds. In eivil life he wits modest and retiring. Major tieneral Pershing. who emit mantled the ',Munn) Just withdrawn I from Mexteo. succeeds thliPrill MI NEM LEIB ROM THE STATE CAPITAL Santa Fe, Feb. 21.The legioNture bus done little work thin week. The passing of Gov. E. C. De Mara on Sunday afternoon brought sadness and sorrow in the capitol. out of respect ti) the late governor both houses ad journed after brief Reardon until Fri Arty. Among the matters considered yester day warr an appropriation to Mrs. E. C. Ihr Baca. The late governor was not a man Of Inf lin and him long Ilinentr was a severe drain. The members of the legislature hove been aware of the governor's financial situation and for many weeks the matter of extending aid has been discussed. The greeter majority of meridiem were ready to make an appropriation, but this mild only ill, done by unanimous vide. The governor iti paid quarterly under pro visions of the constitutions and Gov ertior DP Mit would him. rim.f.ivpd him lirst salary the last of March, Thp ppifittp hill introduced on Tues day appropriated $3,000 to Mrs. E. (1. De Baca and provided for vented sal ary. This money IV for Mrs. De Itaeo's personal use, the funeral ex penses to be paid from the contingent fund. MP bill passed tier suspension' or rules. A bill intro duced In the house provided an appro priation or 5,000 intcnoled for paying oloohts and another $5,000 to be paid, to Mrs. De listea in $250 quarterly la-' stallinents. This bill passed the house by 31 14o 11 votes and the senate bill was not coneurred in. A eonferenee committee WKS appointed. but the sett 11 IP had already adjourned. A bill of this kind will pass. it being 'newly a differenee or opinion as to the proper amount. Heal work will begito ono Friday and 'from that day until adjournment the legislature will IPP verY busy. Few WIN hit VP taVil PIISS011 11111 if ', bat a lona list 'or bills have been killed and both houses are therefore pretty well up with the work. TIIP Malt (WS an. ready los report many bills in the next few days after the long recess or Wed nesolay mod Thursday. The state goo4m1 roads convention on Friday and Saturday will be well at tended, there being a number or dele gates already here studying the various road bills. The matter or eontrol. road building and road maintootioulee will lw fully thre,:liell out Hail will result in reesommenolations to tho Lindsey Now (;overnor. Itovernor Washington Lindsey , ,ent a message to both houses of the' 14.4:1,4111111.4. Monthly arternitott, that he lit Illo'ithatk 11. tn.. taken the Itath idlitv as W11.1'114.1' i.r 111,, state of No Nii.iis., filo that 11,, wits moos to consider soil' hiettliatt,tt at, the leak. tat Inv ?nay have Oh the 4.petitive of tint state. The secretary or state, An tonio imettro. hall previously n011114.41 both houses MP iluitill lh, Viten 4.11 Stintitty after noon mai that the lielototnant governor motet' the orovkitaitt or the ettostitti t antontaintally became governor. Sttnator John S. Clark. priNittent pro tempore of the senate sueettetis Lieu tenant ttovernor littlittey retthient of the senate awl assumed the chair at the t4ession on Monday. Senator Clark is an experienced partintentariati anti voulitirts liw husittesm of the sen ate with ilittpateli. Ite wits also the notimity leader mid sueeessior Is not yet seleeted This imis,riont pp. may gtt 10 Se luttlir tilowniou iternaliiiil fir Senator Rendlorg Donn o mailer to lie determined not be? The question is very live la SUP Just now around hotel lobbies sad the atlas. house. The promoter's of this niqV oninty to be formed out of the plains part of Chaves and &Hy ou tlets up to a few days ago had every- thing their own way, there being no apricots opposition in sight. Old Eddy finally awoke one bright morning aud decided it was not ready to have one third of it's area eut away. Some of the people included within the lines of the new comity without their cousent also were heard from. So old Eddy sends a delegation to the capital to see about it. When W. F. Me Main. C. M. Richards and Copt. E. Bujas appeared in Santa Fe on Monday, something began to happen right away. Tuesday afternoon the house coat imittee on county and county lines 'Istave the delegation a hearing. Capt. 'Inject spoke at some length and pre sented some facto Mid figures that made an impression on members of the committee. Earlier in the day a com promise had been suggented by the Llano county people that they were willing to give up territory in tomtit eastern Eddy. This wan brought before the comnsittee and discusned. The com mittee later proposed an amendment of lines, and by leaving eighteen milee in the southeant part out of Th. report of the committee is favorable with thim amendment and its likely to he made Ito the bolus. on Friday after MOM.. The OPPOS111"11 10 Llano county front Moly resulted in n ter help nnd on Wednesday delegations from Chaves eoutity arrived to fight in favor. W. .1 Atkinson is to,re. so 1,4 Sooutor .1. Ir. 'tinkle and they Liam a thing or two about legislative matters. But the Eddy eounty delegation is holding its owa and the end of Ilse battle its not yet la sight. SID Milli,' sof the niembers of the legislature are in altendates- of the rotten! serviees over the remains of the late governor that on Wednesday and Thursday eotnparitively little direct work can be thew by either side. Hot on Friday Ilw battle will be en le ParliiSt The Llano eounty bill is likely to pass the house. I'le real fight will be in the semi's.. !loth sides have wide awake iottNill4NS 11W11 (Iti the ground tool the fight will be made on tts merits ilw question whether Llano comity 411111 lie er not he. A. M. in 'VV. Ft QUA GOES TO liEltEPORI). lat. M11114'441 Ids resig nal if at a, cashier fir tht Batik and will 11:1 VI. ,011011 tor Here tf,rd where he will he cashier ot thtf Pirst Bonk. No otftive iffr has been itatiff.fl tow the i'lfwis No tional 1.1 tato. Ow lot:144. tlf ilk Part 4.r tilt. duo., id the bank will be rmol by the Vire President 3, I Nelson tool Assist:int I '4,11 li'l CpPorge 11:11'.1111W. FltriSt Long has tiffeeptell a 1).Nif itm as bookkeeper hi the hank and assumed hi, ditties lost week. NR15 IS POTTINS IN MODE NEW EQIIIPMENT 1 ) teN00,ggENNW. ten 11.0.1110.