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WW s W D Me lamon 1 - r n 1 Owing to the peculiar condition of the money market we purchased from a big Diamond concern in the East a quantity of Diamonds at a remarkably low figure. We bought these Diamonds at a close price by paying the SPOT CASH and taking advantage of all discounts. They are now going to be passed along to our customers at prices that make each one of them a wonderful investment. PIAMOKlftS CHRIST MA Nothing equals a diamond as a Christmas Gift. Come in and look over this wonderful selection and make your choice early. We can positively save you some money and remember everyone has OUR ABSOLUTE GUARANTEE. These Values Can Also Be Obtained at W THE OPTICAL SHOP v4 These Values Can Also Be Obtainedat THE OPTICAL SHOP 112 N.MA1N ST. CLOVIS, N.MEX. wm mm, m MAKE THIS A Practical Christmas Give distinctive gifts that will always serve as a reminder of your thoughtfulness. Nothing rnaks a nicer Christmas present than a good piece of furniture, a nice rug, or a cedar chest. They make the entire year a happy one. And these arc only a few of the many practical gifts you will find in our store. Conic in and we will be glad to talk over your Christmas shopping problems with you. Didn't Look Like Police. Pport Is milking great stride In France, but the police occasionally make strange mistakes when they see long line of runners sprinting ulong the ronils and across country. Nut long ago nt Vlncennes a number of young nthletos from the mllltnry school of sport were Indulging In n paper chnse through the woods when they wero arrested by gendarmes for being Improperly dressed. They were all In white vests and running short. The gendarmes, however, hnd appar ently not heard of such Articles of nt tire or of the military school of sport. Protests made by the colonel In com mand hnd no effect. A few days Inter, however, when the local gendarmes made a fresh haul of n dozen athletes, they realized their er- rur, for the lender explained that he was on Inspector of pollco nnd thnt the runners behind him were nil Paris policemen enjoying a fortnight's train ing. Krotn the Continental Edition of tbo London Mail. Harris Furniture Co. CLOVIS, N. M. 114y2 North Main Street PHONE 86 Side Whisker Back In London, The London exquisite Is doing hit best to cultivate side whiskers, a fash- Ion thnt was somewhat frowned upon a few yenrs ago when Lord Kocksav- age Attempted Its resurrection. But that wns In the days before the war and probably It Is as a change from the regulation military mustache of the Insc five or sis years thnt British young men of today are growing tufts of hnlr In front of their ears with most hideous result Tbo earl of Lonsdale And his broth er, the Hon. Lancelot Lowther, have always been famous In the fashionable world for wearing "sideboards," but In this hirsute face fitting they are usual ly credited with a desire to suggest the "sporting" atmosphere In which they a'O generally to be found. Biggest Freezer In World. Tbo biggest freezer In the world, with a capacity of SO.OOO.OtX) pounds, has Just been completed and Is now In operation at tbo Chicago plant of a hirire meat nacklng concern. It has been erected for the dual purpose of freezing meat products, particularly for export, and of stming products iliirlnir I he ncrlod of heavy production, to Inr iire a supply at all times. The building Is ten stories high nnd was erected nt a cost of ?2,000,000. RANCHVALE NEWS The baby of Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Groves is very sick. Miss Gladys Matthews, on account of sickness, has been unable to teach for the pabt three days. John Bohar.non is steering the F. W. D. school truck. Most of our young bloods and the teachers attended the ball game in the Clovis school auditorium Saturday evening:. Mr. Furr of Young; County, Texas, lis visiting- his daughter, Mrs Hcndrix. The entertainment in the auditor ium given by Miss Mozer's pupils and both societies was, by the public, pronounced a success. Farmers in this section are about through threshing grain but not much kelling. If provisions would tumble as grain has, the can that would an swer the farmer's call would be loaded to the limit. Singing Sunday night was pleas ant and profitable. Short on account of the snow. Next meeting on next Sunday at 6:30 p. m. Citizens, this singing is what you make it. Our boys lost the third game to Pleasant Hill last Saturday evening, but boys, you'll do some hustling if you win all the points over us In the spring track meet If you do our hat POOR TURKEYS Grindstone to Ax: Weil, old boy we better is off to you then as now. NOTICE OF PUBLICATION. east quarter of Section 1, Township 8 North, Range 36 east; aa will fully appear by the complaint herein j and that unless you be and appear in said court or file answer herein, on or be fore the 1st day of February, 1921, decree Pro-Confesso and judgment by default will be taken against you. Witness my hand as Clerk and the seal of said court this 11th day of December, 1920. (SEAL) W. C. ZERWER, Clerk. Walter W. Mayes, Clovis, New Mexico, Attorney for Plaintiff. 12-1M ""s The United States has one infantry division, or 12,000 men, upon the Rhine, two years after the close of the war. After four years the ban on bull fighting In Mexico has been lifted. News Classified ads get results. W. I MILES SECOND-HAND STORE Moved to Old Home Bakery, one door west of Cotter Hotel. We buy and sell second-hand furniture. Al so we sell new Singer sewing ma chines. Trade and take in old ma chines on new ones. Call and see us. To William Franklin Smith, Mary Jane Smith, (the name Mary Jane be ing fictitious for the reason her true name is unknown) wife of said Will iam Franklin Smith: The unknown heirs of said William Franklin Smith and Mary Jane Smith, if deceased; and nil unknown claimants of interests in the premises herein described ad verse to the Plaintiff: You are here by notified that a suit has been com menced against you and is now pend ing in the District Court of Curry County, New Mexico, in which S. J. Pieratt la plaintiff and you are de- fendants, said cause being No. 1697 on the docket thereof, the object and general nature of which is to quiet the title of plaintiff, and to debar and estop you and each of you and all per sons claiming under you or any of you from having or claiming any interest or estate In and to the following real estate situate In Curry County, New Mexico, to-wit : The north half of the northwest quarter, the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter and the northwest quarter of the north tttTttTtTtt"tTTTtt r w w . Help Settle The Dust... With a good drink at our fountain. Clean and Sanitary Ask your friends. Let's Go To MURRAY'S Confectionery SUnthter Marray, Proprietor.