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WILL CENTER IM (TALAHOMA MIN ING DISTRICT WHERE CHIL DREN OF FOREIGNERS ARE AMERICANIZED ? áñS"BM 0F THE SOUTHS rjMtfFdó I ! tTlW ' 1 rí . BS Wlm nv x i i.n.v III! 5 rCíd ví.j!,'3-kt j-"" iyy- - ftx, china, ercctbw sir KK "L WJ -f t -2 LWS1S;MB1 BAPTIST . Mf s MsVowW fzf Sil Snrinrfi SWfU' J tH lí ORGANIZED WORK I' ' I tí Ti 1 T 1 ífl fi 1 IClWSi' ''sl . S " Iamong southern ... b " i 111 I . nnri ri lynfTSP rfWb -M g oaptist mnN 'iif. if t it.-T- tTr . - i-, --m I fl.rt rín a?n F :rrr I Vi vté--i t SSKTi'- - I ' 11 1 88í2?.i ft-tSáT. -37fv. .WOriAN X o ? o o . L " 3. 3 5? m a E. 3 m ra en 3 c a. 5. . 3 - NOTIGE TO TORRANCE COUNTY TAXPAYERS Estancia; N. M., Dec. 10, 1919. The assessor or hid Hflnntv will visit ths several precincts of Torrance county on the dates stated below, for the purpose of receiving the returns of property for the year 1920. All taxpayers are earnestly, requested to meet the assessor at the nearest point and make a personal rendition of their property, which will be more satisfactory than by mailing to the office of tne assessor. DAYS DATE 1 Tajique 1 17 Jaramillo 9 Palma 14 Lucy 6 Willard 21 X-Ray Monday and Tuesday Jan. 12-13 3 Manzano 6 Punta 13 Abo Wednesday Thursday " Friday , " Saturday " Monday and Tuesday " Wednesday " Thursday , " Friday " Saturday " Monday and Tuesday " Wednesday forenoon " Thursday " Friday and Saturday " . Monday and Tuesday Feb, Wednesday " Thursday " Wednesday afternoon " Friday " Saturday " Monday and Tuesday " Wednesday " Thursday " Friday " Saturday 14 15 10 17 19- 20 21 22 23 24 20- 27 28 29 30-31 2-3 4 5 28 0 7 9-10 11 12 13 15 January and February MARY P. WILLI NGH AM SCHOOL AT BLUE RIDGE, GA..WHER YOUNG WOMEN ARE TRAINED FOR SERVIC6 NO. PRECINCT PLACE 8 Moriarty Equity Store D. D. Shaw's Store Z. V. Gordon's House Willie Dow's Store Walter F. Martin's G. W. Bond Bros. Postoffice Postoffice J. G. Shelton's Store E. A. Mattingly's Store Howell Grocery Co. Postoffice 21 Mountainair John Cummiford 15" Mountainair Office of R. L. Shaw 10 Duran M. S. Sanchez & Bro. 20 Varney Jno. T. Kimmons 18 Cedarvale Hanlon Mercantile 21 Gran Quivira Lum Fulfer 11 Pinos Wells R. S. Garcia & Co. 11 Progresso C. M. Pearce's Store Store Juan C. Jaramillo Store Nestor Candelaria J. S. Keller's House B. B. Spencer's House Donaciano Aragón Court Hntina It is the duty of everv inhabitant of the state, of full age and sound mind to make a list of all property subject to taxation of which he is the owner or has control or management, in the county where the same is situate on the first dav of January of the current year, but in no case lis he to fix the value of such property or any portion thereof, except the average value of merchandise for the year ending December 31, 1919. Such list must show, in the case of real estate, a description thereof Isuch as would be sufficient in a deed to identify it so that title thereto would pass. Such list must contain a detailed statement of all personal property. including the average value of merchandise for the year ending December h31, 1919. All cattle, horses and other live stock, except sneep ana goats, snail be assessed for purposes of taxation in the county where same are found on the first day of January of oach year. Sheep and goats shall be as sessed for purposes of taxation in the county where same are found on the first day of May of each year, and the owner of such sheep and goats shall make and deliver a list thereof on or before the fifteenth day of May of each year. Such list must be verified by the affidavit ot tne party making same. If any person fails to render a true and complete list of his proper ty, "the assessor must make such list according to the best information that can be obtained, and such person is liable toa penalty of twenty-five per centuni: and any person who knowincrly makes a talse or defective list of his property is liable to a penalty of twenty-five per centum, and shall be deemed guilty of perjury and shall be punished accordingly. A penalty of 25 per cent as provided by law will be added to all tax re turns received after the last day of February, current year. An exemption of $200 is allowed to a head of a family, a bona fide resident of Torrance county. Such ?200 must be deducted from the full cash value of his property, and assessment made on remaining amount. An exemption of two thousand dollars will be allowed all residents who have served in the army, navy or marine corps of the United States in time of war, and their widows, upon presentation of an honorable discharge. The personal return of your property with the Bssessor when m your precinct will be found advantageous tó all concerned ahd greatly facilitate the work in the assessor's office. Very respecetfully yours, DIXIE C. HOWELL, Asessor Torrance County. By FRANK E. BURKHALTER schools and hospitals on the foreign Are you used to thinking of wo- fields; training women and children mail's part in church work as mere-' of foreign birth in the English lan ly that of going to Sunday School, : guage, Americanism and the Cbris pniyer meeting and preaching serv-'tian religion; maintenance of Good ce?, giving pink teas occasionally Will Centers in the crowded tene in honor of distinguished visitors. 1 ment sections of the cities and in and a chicken or oyster supper now the. mining districts with a view to and then to raise funds for a new reaching the mothers and children hint of clothes for the poorly-paid with a message of cleanliness, en pastor? I lifthtenment and Christian love; and If so, probably you have not been ( various other forms of Christian to c hurch recently. : work. Since the Southern Baptist wo-; For instance, the Woman's Train-! lished the Kathleen Mallory Hos- men besan their organized work ing School of Louisville, Ky., which ! pltal at Laichowfu, Shantung, China, through tiie Woman's Missionary , lias for its object tbe training of j In appreciation of the services of I'nion they have contributed more young women in all branches of Miss Mallory, a native of Alabama, tlnn ?5. 000.1100 in cash to the vari- Christian service, is fostered by the . as the general corresponding secre ou.s causes fostered by the denioiii- ttuptist women of the South as a i tary of the Woman's Missionary nation, and when the value of boxes lióle, as are the Margaret Fund ! Union; those of South Carolina mountainous section of that state, have provided a girls' school at Kuinamoto, Japan, and have launch ed a campaign for the erection of the Catherine Bryan Normal Scbpql at Shanghai, China, for training kindergarten and other school teach ers, in recognition and appreciation of the services of Miss Catherine Bryan, educational missionary in charge of the kindergarten work at Shanghai. Women of Alabama have estab- maintain Long Creek Academy, an Institution for girls and have estab lished a domestic science depart ment in Morris College, an institu tion maintained by the Negro Bap tists; those of Illinois carry on spe cial work among the Lithuanians tlv'y have made up for orphan chil- established for the purpose of pro dre:i and other benevolent causes is ' viding education in Baptist colleges a ided their total contributions reach i for the children of foreign mission t :e sum of 5.710.433.71. i aries on fields where ample educa- Knrouraae'l by the general spirit tional facilities in English are not of the lijptist 75 Million Campaign, 'available and the Fannie E. S. however, the women gladly assumed Hock Memorial, which Is a loan the task of raising $15.000,000 dur- fund for aiding weak but worthy 1 and other peoples of foreign birth in ii3 the next five years, or one-fifth ( .lurches in building adequate tnat state Baptist women becom th" total sum sought in the cam- houses of worship. In addition to i lnS "friends" In a special way to p .-n, and their leaders have no the Fannie E. S. Heck Memorial, : tn various foreign-born women in doubt that they will raise every cent which is supported by all the South-! "leir midst and thus seek to help of this amount and more. ern Baptist women, a large number ' tllem along general as well as re- Ar.d the women's part of the of special memorials are maintain-, "gloug lines and similar work is money is going to be raised through ed by the women of the individual i done by the women of Florida in the the hard work, earnings and sacri- states, the proceeds of these me-' Cuban and Italian missions In fices of the women themselves and moríais likewise going to aid weak i Tampa. not through sums contributed by churches in erecting houses of war-1 In Maryland, the chief work is tho men of their families. ship. Georgia leads In the numjier done at Baltimore, where the Good Legitimate Giving Will -Raise Fund, of memorials with 82, while South j Will Center enables the workers to NVr are the women going to de- Carolina is a close second, with 80. 1 reach all classes and kinds of peo pand upon church suppers, fairs, ba-1 Throughout the South each year ! pie. The Daily Vacation Bible mars, ice cream socials, pink teas the women take a Christmas offer- j School forms a connecting link be and things of that kind, to assist itig for the Lottie Moon Fund, ! tween the work of the spring and them in their undertaking; All such which is applied to missions in i fall at that place. maulóos oi raising money for relig- ( Ulna, while the annual thank of ious purposes are frowned upon by fering, taken in the spring, goes to tho leaders of the Woman's Mission- the Home Mission Schools in the ary I'nion. Instead, the women will mountains of the South. Already, work, sacrifice and save in 'order the Baptist women of the Southern that they may during the next five Baptist Convention, through the years give $15,000,000 to the ad channels of their organization, have vancement of the Kingdom of God tiven $2.995,492.22 to foreign mis in the world through larger contri- sions and $1,824,072.43 to home mis buttons to foreign, home and state Uons. The total value of the per missions, Christian education, hos- nianent property owned by the W. pitáis, orphanages, ministerial reüif M I'., including the Baltimore head- '.tinners and the training school at 1 o-iisville, is in excess of $300,000. Build Hospitals and Schoolj. Indicative of the character of work which While there is some support given the Women's Training School, ope rated at Fort Worth, Texas, in con nection with the Southwestern Bap tist Theological S minary, by the women of other states of the South west, the bulk of the money for the maintenance of this institution comc3 from the women of Texas. Large Good Will centers are main tain d in the mining districts of Ok lahoma by the Baptist women of that state, in the packing center of Fort Worth by the women of that city, and in the tenement sec tions of Louisville and a number of to assume the support of all wo men missionary workers sent out by the Foreign Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. Aid Development of Young People, But the women do not confine themselves to gifts of money alone They are doing a large educational work and contributing much to the development of the children and young people of the homeland in the various Christian graces and In personal lervlce. The chief aims of the W. M. U. for the current year are set forth as follows: "Individual and united prayer, regular Bible and mission study, systematic and proportionate giv ing, and organized personal serv ice. Grateful to God for His mani fold blessings, and desirous of knowing God better, we again de clare ourselves on the side of these forces which make for righteous ness, standing for patriotism, sup porting national prohibition, main taining Sabbath observance, keep ing the home Inviolate, urging a general re-establlshmcnt of the family altar, and assisting Ameri canization, better industrial condi tions as regards women and chil dren, public health, education and purity of life." In the program of personal serv Bible Schools in the rural "sot-Cons mission Sunday Schools, neighbor hoed Bible classes and Honieinak ers' Clubs." Personal Service Given tP Many, To afford the students of the Women's Training School at Louis ! vilie practical training In personal service a clinic or laboratory to enable them to put into practice the theory which they get in tho class room, as well as provide a center, of Inspiration and neighborly help Í fulness to that part of the city, tbe Good Will Center established in 1912 by the training school has ac complished large results. Reports for the past year show an average attendance at the Good Will Center i Sunday School of 94, at the Friend- j ly Circle 37, prayer services 42,! story hour 29, Victory Boys' Club! 19, Victory Girls' Club 8, Blossom Shop IS. Camp Fire Girls 21, and Blue Bird Club 32. Library trans fers given numbered 1690, the number of music lessons given was 116 and the number of baths given 28. The students did a larga amount of hospital visiting, where Bibles and religions literature were dis tributed and personal work done, winie orner personal service was carried on at seven different Bap tist churches of the c;ty, the Good í i 3 O C-, o r c 5" f "2 ra n " to ra a 5 O. s c s Ice for this year the women adopted Wi" tn,er pttleme.il a id Cab- hich the r,en of the several j other large cities of the South by'p d s 0I ' n s,e if are doing independently of I the women of those cities. In many ! raise tho arta,i n, i,.i,h . ' nm,,8, and other equally deserv lences. Every Good Cause Is A'de-J. Kvery missionary, educational and benevolent work, local and so-.er..!. carried on by Southern Baptists Is supported liberally by the womwi. the general organization and of the ! of the states the women are support but ,n a number of states they, as- other states, those of Georgia were ! ing missionary workers on foreign sume, In addition, suc.it isks as the largely instrumental in the erection fields, providing scholarships for XZ , "P , E,,fOT the r'f a hoipltal for women at Hwan- j young women preparing themselves training of women for Christian ser- ghlen. China, of which Dr. T. W. ; for this character of work and oth v.ce as missionaries, Sunday School Ay, ,-., I, the superintendent; they 1 erwise promoting the cause of Chris experts denotes, district and buil, and maintain the Mary P. Wil-' tian missions at home and abroad genera mn, and the like; liaban, School at Blue Ridge, Ga It is the aim of the general To support ot kindergartens, normal for the training of the girls of the , man's Missionary Union ultimately the following resolution ' That we continue organized ef fort to reach the oppressed and un saved in our immediate localities. Thatlo this end we. study tho state and federal statutes relating to health, employment of women and children, and general public wel fare, reporting lack of enforcement to the proper authorities. That we study the policies and methods of missionary and social service or ganizations, adapting those best suited to our aim of preventing and eradicating community evils and making known the power of God unto salvation. That we strive to meet the needs of our soldiers, to bage Patch, Wesley and Mr. Little's Settlements. Home for Incurables, Home for Friendless, Masonic Or phans Homo City Hospital, Asso ciated Charities, the Y. W. C. A. and seven factories. The total number of visits made was 3.319, religious conversations 269, conversions G4, prayer services 5ol, Bibles and pieces of literature distributed 1.757, missionary talks made 35, Sunday School classes taught 1.031, total average attend ance 2,200 number clubs held 489, and total average attendance 3,097. The entire program of the 75 Mil lion Campaign, in which the women have assumed such a large part, contemplates raising during the nrav fn than. nJ I n f:"' ' i" "eip next five years $75 OOO.COO to be an- he Red Cross and our own denom- portioned as follows: Foreign mis national agencies In efforts to re- j slons, n,0n0,C00; home missions, habilitate the war-stricken coun-1 f ,2.ooo 000; state missions $11,000 Snes of Europe. ;000. Christian education ifnnnn. "That we bend every effort to 000; hospitals, $4,8(10,000; orphan- raise the standard of health in our communities. That in cities of 5,000 and over we establish and maintain Good Will Centers or a number of Homcmakers' Clubs, in dustrial schools and Daily Vacation Bible Schools; that in the smaller towns we conduct Homemakers' Clubs, industrial schools, mission j tory Week, November 30-Decembtr ounaay scnoois or uaily Vacation I 7th ! re lief. $2.500,000. g Cash and subscription " with which to put over this program of carrying the gospel and gospel In stitutions to all parts o( the world will be taken in every Baptist church In the bounds of the South ern Baptist Convention during Vic- 3 V! ra o C r S n 3 2 p O r o gtsff14? 5 r? n a - , ra ra 52 "a X 2 5 n ra S 2 5' w 2. W is 5g.r 3 S S 1 8 a T W I 3' 3 ra 3 re 3 a ? ra i - " o o S' 3- " a t c 3 2. o a 5 3 n w re M ff K Jai AMERICAN LEGION MEETING The Turnor-Ficklin Post of the American Legion held its election of officers for the year 1920 in Es tancia Monday night. The following officers were elect ed: Post Commander Dr. Jameson. Vice Post Commander Mr. Ham ilton. Post Adjutant W. H. Trentman. Finance Officer R. Burrus. ! people seem to have forgotten that Sergeant at Arms M. H. Fred-.there ever was a world war. The members of the Legion must them selves keep in their minds the mem- It was decided that the regular I If' "7 T l uu , ... .. - .. s i time and many their heath and monthly meetings for the year would 'y,.m , - Ua uJa . 1 ., ' -,lllves for the PeoP'e who so easily crick. Post Historian B. G. Wills. be held the first Monday night of each month at the county agent's office. One thing which all We paid the highest price for men can readily see is that -'SBiSS?1'- Ut ex-service forget. MITCHELL-GRAHAM white crepe de chine and white furs. On December 25th, 1919, at three The groom wore a suit of black. P. M., Miss Lois Mitchell and Mr. I They were attended by Mr. and Mark Graham were united in th4jMrs' Alfrcd Gunn' holy bonds of matrimony. Thc Immediately after the ceremony wedding was solemnized at the home , refreshments were served to a num of the bride's parents, Mr. andMrs.bcr of guests. A. J. Mitchell, at Cedarvale New At six o'clock in the evening the Mexico, by Rev. Warren Graham, ' couPe 'eft for Topeka, Kansas, their father of the groom. future home, where they have many The bride looked very dainty in,f5iends 8nd reIatives to we,come them. 6 X-Ray por la persona que la haga. Respetuosamente, DIXIE C. HOWELL, Asesor del Condado de Torrance. Oil Cans Fire Shovels Stove Pipe Elbows , Blue and Gray Enamelware All at Bargain Prices Get your delivery orders in early so we can get them out early A. T. COCHRAN ia-Phone No. 51 First Impressions. Mrs. McPherson Gun yc lend me bowl, Mrs. McNelah? I wlrlna list like our new lodger to take his mr rlth fra the pot for the first day or two, Exchange. . True Genius, ' How grnteful we are to the man of the world who obeys the morale, as lu humility, and In the obligation to serve mankind. True genius always hns these Inspirations Emersuu. \n\n 1 16 Mcintosh 1 19 Lucero 12 Encino 1 12 Neura 14 Pedernal 2 Torreón 4 Ciénega 7 Estancia AVISO A LOS PAGADORES DE TASACIONES Estancia, N. M., Die. 10, 1919. El asesor o su diputado visitarán los precintos de este condado en Ilas fechas abajo mencionadas para tomar retornos de propriedad des por el año 1920. Suplicamos que vea al asesor en el punto más satisfactorio que enviar por correo a la oficina del asesor. PRECINTO 8 Moriarty 19 Lucero 1 Tajique 17 Jaramillo 12 Encino 9 Palma 12 Negra 14 Pedernal 14 Lucy 6 Willard LUCAR FECHA tienda de Equity Lunes y Martes En. 12-13 casa Z. V. Gordon Jueves " 15 tienda 'Wm. Dow Viernes " 16 casa Walter F. Martin Sábado " 17 tienda G. W. Bond Bros. Lunes y Martes " 19-20 estafeta Miércoles " 21 estafeta Jueves " 22 tienda J. G. Shelton Viernes " 23 tienda E. A. Mattingly Sábado " 24 tienda Howell Grocery Co. Martes y Lunes " 26-27 estafeta Miércoles A. M. " 28 6 Gran Quivira casa Lum Fulfer Miércoles P. M. " 28 15 Mountainair casa John Cumiford Jueves " 29 15 Mountainair oficina R. L. Shaw , Viernes y Sábado " 30-31 10 Duran tienda M. S. Sanchez & Bro! Lunes v Martes Feb. 2-3 20 Varney casa John T. Kimmons Miércoles " 4 18 Cedarvale tienda Hanlon Merc. Co. Jueves " 5 11 Pinos Wells tienda R. S. Garcia & Co. Viernes " 6 11 Progresso tienda C. M. Pearce Sábado " 7 2 Torreón tienda Juan C. Jaramillo Lunes y Martes " 9-10 3 Manzano tienda Néstor Candelaria Miércoles " 31 5 Punta casa J. S. Keller Jueves " 12 4 Ciénega casa B. B. Spencer Viernes " 13 13 Abo tienda Donaciano Araeron Sábado " 14 7 Estancia casa de cortes Enero y Febrero Es deber de toda persona de edad lecral v mente sana An hacpr una lista de propiedad sujeta a tasación de la cual el es dueño o tenca en ella control ó manejo, pero no debe fijar valuación, excepto en mercancías, promediando la misma por el fin del año 1919. Dicha lista debe dar, en caso de bienes raíces, una descrinción canaz para identificar la propiedad suficiente a buen titulo. Tal- lista debe dar un imforme detallado de pronriedad nersonal. in. cluyendo valuación de mercancías a fin del año 1919. Keces, caballos y otros ganados, excepto oveias v cabras serán asesados par fines de tasación el dia primero de cada año. Oveias v cabras serán asesadas para el mismo fin el dia 1ro de Mayo cada año, el dueño de ovejas y cauras acoe nacer y entregar una lista de dichas cabras y ovejas en ó antes del dia 15 de Mayo cada año. Tal lista Hehe Cuando una persona falta a hacer una correcta v eomnlet.n lista Ho su propiedad, el asesor la hará coniforme a la mejor imfqrmación obten ible, añadirá una pena dé 25 norciento. El oue a sabiendas hiciere una lista falsa o defectiva, queda sujeto a 25 porciento de pena, y al hallarse culpable de perjurio será castigado comforme a lev. Una ciento se andira a los retornos recibid después del dia ultimo de Feb rero del corriente año. Una exención de $200 es permitida a reseidentes activos, cuando son cabeza de familia, dicha reducción sera substraída del total aseso. Una exención de das mil pesos sera rebajada a la tnrW 1n SnM.Jn. que ha servido en el ejercito, navios ó marina de los Estados Unidos en tiempo de guerra, y sus vindas, en presentación de un discargo honorable. Haga su rendición personal cuando el asesor visite su nrpclnto. v aBra mas ventajoso y conveniente para todos.