THE CLOVIS NEWS, THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 19 JO.
On account of having to vacate
the building, I am closing out my
entire millinery stock at cost.
Sale Starts Saturday Morning
and will last till all the hats are
gone. Come early and pick your
iss LiUcy lurner
Barnett, who ii in the hospital and
has recently undergoiu an operation,
that she waa doing very well. We
incerely hope the will be well won
and at home aln.
Last Sunday a car owned by Floyd
Wall and being driven by 0. K. Rob
erts was turned over and badly tgrit
up, but fortunately no one was hurt.
Mr. Wingo has sold his place to a
man from Colorado.
Mr. and Mrs. Ford, Mr. and Mrs.
Frotcher of Clovls were callers at
Mr. S. R. Wilson's Sunday.
Hershey Hyman is very sick.
Mr. and Mrs. Carnahan plan to
leave Wednesday for Dimmit for a
visit with their daughter, Mrs. Ship-man.
Misses Nova and Vera Wilson and
Jimmie Burns and Mr. Dewey Wll
son attended Sunday School and
Church at Fairfield Sunday after
i FOR 12
ij-lNCREASE THE YIELD OF
MAIZE AND GET A GOOD
CROP OF PEANUTS TOO
(Curry County Farm Bureau News.)
Headers of the Farm Bureau News
will remember tho peanut demonstra
tion carried on by Emmet Davis of
Ranchvale last year. We are now
ready to report the results of this
demonstration, as Mr. Davis has just
finished threshing his maize and still
has the peanuts on hand.
As you will remember Mr. Davis
planted his peanuts and maize in al
ternate rows, that is, two rows of
peanuts and two rows of maize, al
ternating all the way through the
field of twenty acres, or in other
words, half of the land was given over
to each crop. The mails threshed
out at the rate pf fifty bushels per
acre, or five hundred bushels from
the ten acres actually planted to
Besides getting this good crop of
maize and peanuts, Mr. Davis has
fattened out ten beautiful hogs on
the land after the crops were re
moved. Mr. Davis is so thoroughly eon
verted to the advantages of this sys
tem that he is going to use it with his
entire crop this year. He figures
that this system will relieve the labor
problem to great extent because
livestock can harvest these crops and
at the same time return a good pro
fit to the owner. '
Besides these advantages it is a
well known fact that peanuts add
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fertility to tho soil and we may rea
sonably cjpect an increased yield of
grain this year from the land which
raised peanuts last year. Mr. Davis
will use the same land again this year
but will plant his maize in the rows
where the peanuts grew last year.
By this system of rotation Mr. Davis
is solving the fertility problem and
at the same time getting bigger yields
and bigger profits.
Let Mr. Davis tell you how he does
it He says the little Spanish pea
nuts are the best for this system.
(Curry County Farm Bureau News.)
The problem of the farmers is no
longer making two blade of grass
grow where one grew before, but it is
making a fair profit on what he pro
duces. The farmer must make fair
labor income or be compelled to give
up the business. He cannot afford
to raise crops at present prices and
pay the excessive price for labor, and
expect to hold his standing in society.
So the problem of marketing is one
that must be solved, and we have no
hopo of it being solved by anyone
but the farmer himself.
Marketing Is one of the major pro
jects in the Farm Bureau program
this year, and this organization asks
for the co-operation of every farmer
in the county to help solve this most
important problem. There ara sev
eral committees at work now, and it
is hoped that the farmer will co
operate with them in order that they
may arrive at something definite. Let
us all get together and be prepared to
more adequately handle the crops in
the future than we have in the past.
We will take In your tecand hand
furniture In exchange for new good.
Clovis Furniture and Undertaking
Own your own home, It' cheaper
than paying rent.
Make your arrangements now to
attend the Clovis Auto Show which
will be held on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd
rhono No. 97 for job printing.
There is Sunday School every Sun
day afternoon and services Sunday
night at 7:30. We invite you to
The box supper Saturday night was
a success. We will finish payinir for
the piano unu then have quite a bit
left. The box of candy for the pret
tiest girl was voted to Miss Jewell
Carnahan. To all those who came
from other communities we extend
our thanks to you for your help.
The close of school is drawing near.
The teachers havo worked hard this
year to get tho pupils all graded, as
they had been scattered through all
grades in the previous years.
The following were entertained by
Mr. E. W. McGregor at her home
Sunday: Mr. and Mrs. Willie Mc
Grcgor, Mr. Ben Sncll and family,
Mr. Hoover and family, Mr, and Mrs.
J. R. McGregor, Miss Mary Ruth
Woodward, Mrs. Martha McGregor
and Mrs. Mary Hershey.
G. A. Fanning of Roswell called
at Joe McGregor's Sunday morning.
Fred Houston was a caller at the
Wilson home Sunday afternoon.
Several from here attended church
at Moyo Chapel Sunday morning,
Miss Carrie Neff of Clovis visited
Lenora Chceley Saturday and Sun
day. Miss Mary Ruth Woodward spent
the week end with her sister, Mrs.
Miss Jimmie Burns was the guest
of Miss Nova Wilson Sunday.
Mr. Frank Walker, who has been
quite sick for a long time at Sudan,
Texas, has recovered sufficiently to
be brought home.
Word was received from Mrs. A,
Strublo this week, who is at Topcka
attending the bedside of Lola Mae
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