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Snips and St. Johns Herald.
Published every Saturday at St. Johns, Arizona.
m The Official Paper ot Apache County.
LLOYD C. HENNING, Editor and Proprietor.
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One month 20
Three months 35
Six menthi 60
One year $1.00
3TA11 subscription, muif bepaid inADVAN(2E.
The paper vill&e atopped'af the'expiraflon ef ftic'tfme
Entered in the postofficc at St. Johns, Arizona, as
second-class mail matter. May 14, J 903, under Act
of Congress of March 3, J 879.
AdScrtistng rates furnished on application.
which causes the annual deficit department isn't so disiidhlfsl:
in the Department. The frank- after all; at any rate we can sfóiTl
ing privilege is als abused, es- continue with safety to mn il our
pecially by member. of Congress letters-
even thousands of pounds of mail
free under the Congressional
According to Senator Lodge,
the most clumsy machinery poss
ible for an investigation is a
Congressional Committee. Two
of them vqre unable to find any
thing wrong in the Post Office
The Canadian Minister of the
Interior says that every boy in
Canada should be taught the use
of a rifle and when he is twenty-; J
one the government should pre-! During a discussion in the
sent him with one of the best Semite, Senator Bailey spoke of
made. Such a plan is followed
in Switzerland, where eveor cit
izen is given a rifle and ammu
nition. The latter he must not
use except when called to war
The average Swiss it conse
quently the best marksman in
Europe and perhaps in the world.
William Randolph Hearst's stUl "wanting.
Representative Dwight, of
New York, has introduced a bill
"in Cotf&ress providing for a pos
tal currency with notes of 5, 10,
25 ancl 50 cents, to be issued ' by
the Postmaster General and sold
by all postmasters. This or a
similar system of postal checks 1 Angeles Examiner made its i
would be a great convenience tojfirst bow to the people of Los
the public. Our present money ' Angeles and Southern Cali
order system is cumbersome. : f0rnia December 12th. It isa
Even in large cities it is. impossi- ! g.rcat metropolitan paper in
pie lo get a money order in many : every respect all(j wu be the
offices 'after six. o'clock. It is leading journal in Southern Cal
necessary to write an order for ' i for n i a. It will be a friend of
the gentlemen" involved
postal scandals in Cuba,
call them gentlemen, for
cried Senator Tillman.
Colombia is eating humble pie
and is now willing to give us the
Panama canal for nothing. But
up to the present writing she is
the order and this in turn is
copied by the clerk. The recei
ver of the order has to establish
his identity and if the amount is
at alí large the smaller offices are
not able to pay it at once. The
order itself is "expensive.
the territories and
an enormous amount
Success l o the Ex-
The women and ministers who
It 'have joined together in a protest
would be a saving of time, labor , against Senator Reed Smoot Comb,
and expense to all concerned if it !-have sent circulars to the chur- These
Secretary of Agriculture Wil
son declares that the farmers of
this country will soon produce
all the sugar the country can
It is interesting to note that
fortune are frequently made by
the.. invention of articles ot minor
importance. Many of the most
popular devices are thoe de
signed fb benefit the people and
meet popular conditions, and
one of the most interesting of
these that has ever beqn inven
ted is the Dr. White Electric.
patented -'an. 1, '9 ').
wonderful Combs posi-
were possible to buy postal cur- ches throughout the country
rency as easily as stamps. asking that prayers be offered
Another resolution has been up for the expulsion of the Mor-
introduced providing for 1 cent
postage. This to
which the Department
lose through one cent
could be made up in part
mon Senator from the Senate.
The Middle Ages overlap the
twentieth century in many half
en lirn tened minds
tively cure dandruff, hair falling
out, sick and nevous headaches,
and when used with Dr. White's
Electric Hair Brush are posi
tively guarnteed to make stra
ight hair curly in 25 days' time.
Thousands of these electric
combs have been sold in various
cities ol the Union, and the de
mand is constantly increasing.
One hundred and sixty thou- Our agents are rapidly becomi no-
abuses in second ! sand persons are employed by the rich se'ling these combs. They
class mail matter. The privilege ! United States in connection with positively sell on sight. Send
ror bam pie. . Men s size 35c.
ladies' 50c. -(half price while
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uittuijf wui. phw.wuui a..u t.iv. aw- vws-ow ..... we are "introi nrincr h-iaivi. 'pi,o
vertisér. It should be accorded frauds described bv the Bristow Dr. White Electric Comb Co..
anly to 'btma fide periodicals, ' report. Perhaps the Post Office Decatur, 111.