THE HOLBROOK NEWS. HOLE ROOK. ARIZONA, ggPT. 30. 1921
Tailoring Cleaning Pressing
OppoeiU Hotel Hoi brook
' PRACTICE BEFORE ALL COURTS
SPECIALIZE STATE & FEDERAL LANDS
W. B. CROSS
Local Representative for
WIXSLOW UNDERTAKING CO.
Complete Line of Caskets on band
PHONE 20. HOLBROOK, ARIZ.
WHEN YOU VISIT
STOP AT THE
B. L. GIBBONS. PROP.
Under New Management.
All outside rooms. Good acco
mmodations, moderate rates.
C. H. JORDAN
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Dr. ARTHUR F. SWITZER
Offio North Holbrook Hotel
Hoar 9-121-5 -
Lloyd C. Henning
W. E. FERGUSON
Attorney and CouoUor-t-Law
Practical in all State and Federal Courts
Attorney at Law
Practicing in all the Courts
W. Hugh Fletcher, E. , L.
Story, George D. Gadd have
been spending several days
in visiting tne noiorooK
Dr. Daniel A. Poling and
wife of New York City are
the guests of Dr. and Mrs.
S. Earl Taylor. Dr. Poling
was reported by the Associ
ated Press as having met
with a serious automobile
accident and is in Holbrook
for the purpose of convalesc
ing, and incidentally looking
over the oil held.
Many an otherwise idle
moment has been happily
employed this week discuss
ing what to take on the com
ing hunting trip.
Bert Potter and Joe Woods
left Wednesday for a leisure
ly trip through the southern
part of the county, incident
ally they plan to be on deck
when the open season on
deer and turkey is declared.
Many of the Holbrook peo
pie have made one or two
trips to Woodruff during the
week to legitimately acquire
one or two watermelons.
The season is just about over.
Anton Barth, Represent
ing The Cudahy Packing Co.,
Los Angeles, nas been in
town this week trying to buy
Arthur Miller? manager
Clear Creek Cattle Co. of
Winslow was in town on
Wallace Bailey of the m Ce
dar Springs trading post
visited town last Saturday.
ARTHUR T. LAPRADE
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Arizona Fire and Insurance Building
PHOENIX ; ARIZ.
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Dr. OSCAR S. BROWN
Santa Fe Hospital, Winslow, Arizona
Banners observed on pass
ing automobiles. Nashville,
Tenn., Ft.- Worth, Texas,
Washington, D. C, Miami,
Fla., Calgary, Alta., Houl
ton, Me., Minneapolis, Minn,
in fact it seems that the
whole world and his wife are
touring. Little do they real
ize the golden opportunity
they overlook when they
give Holbrook that superior
G. H. Bearrup and Joe
Skinner of Albuquerque have
been in town for several
days. This interest in the
purchase of lambs we hope,
means a better market.
Mr. Tom Ortega had plan
ned to take his family to
Heber on Monday, then he
saw three lamb buyers and
decided to wait a while.
The man who is constant
ly in argument with his
guests overlooks one of the
first principles of hospitality.
Miss Loa Cross, efficient
government employee, has re
turned from her vacation to
Colton, California. Miss
Cross had a splendid time
and is somewhat smitten
with the coast country.
"Davvy" Thompson, whom
everyone likes, arrived in
ilolbrooK Tuesday evening
on business. We may pre
vail upon Davy to stay with
"If you birds are leading me
to awhite mule, I'm with
W. H. Chamberlin, coun
cilman, resigned at the last
meeting of the council. His
resignation, however, has
not as yet been accepted.
It would . seem that the
East keeps an unlimited sup
ply of tourists on tap.
W. W. Franklin, the Over
land man, made a business
trip to Winslow Wednesday.
G. C. Hall, president of
the Hall Lumber Co., paid
the Holbrook branch a visit
the first of the week.
Ed.' Howell of Adamana
and J. W. Richards ofCheve
lon had a lengthy conversa
tion on Tuesday. Wonder
if they were planning an at
tack on the whites?
The TJdall Transportation
Company put another Over
land "into service last week.
Two people in Winslow pur
chased new Overlands from
Franklin: we were unable to
get their manes.
Mr. Bartholomew, the
Arizona representive of The
General Gigar'Co. is agree
ably surprised at the general
spirit, of optimism which he
meets in Northern Arizona.
Speaking of his business a
long the main line of the
Santa Fe, Mr. Bartholomew
found Williams . and Flag
staff good, Winslow only fair
as the merchants . and rail
waymen are undecided what
effect the strike vote will
have, and Holbrook is in
much better financial condi
tion than on his last trip.
District manager Wm.
Rogers of the Vulcanite Roof
ing Co. called on the trade
in the territory during the
week. Babbitt Bros, was
made headquarters as they
handle this line with great
We cannot help but re
mark on the generally bright
spirit which seems to have
made it's home in Holbrook
this week.- Welcome, and
dont hurry away.
NEED GLASSES? SeeDr
Schell of Tuscon on his regu
lar visit, at The Holbrook
Hotel, on Sat. and Sun. Oct,
8 and 9 th. Special at
tention to children's eyes.
Mr. Tom Pavatea, the In
dian Trader at Polacca spent
part of the week in town.
Tom is one of thebest known
traders on the Northern Re
servation. His reputation
for hard work and acumen
are refutation of the cynical
theory that the native Amer
ican is a poor citizen.
PEOPLE OF OUR TOWN
PEOPLE OF OUR TOWN
If the Farmer ever Tucked his Pants
In his Boots, said "Gosh all Hemlock r
and Worried about the Mortgage, that
was when Hector was a Pup. Now he
is a Live Business Man who drives to
Town in his Sports Model Speedboy,
amputates a few Liberty Bond coupons
and Pays for this Paper Two Years
Better See Lloyd C.
Henning at Once and
Insure for Sure.
Banking By Mail
A GREAT MANY OF OUR MOST VALUED DEPOSITORS WHO EAVE EZEN
CUSTOMERS OF THIS BANK FOR YEARS SEND THEIR DEPOSITS TO US BY
KAIL FOR WHICH WE MAIL RECEIPTS. AT THE END OF EACHMGNTH WE
MAIL STATEMENTS ON ALL ACCOUNTS THAT HAVE BEEN ACT1YE- DURING
THAT MONTH. LH FACT THE DEPOSITOR W30 LIVES AT A DISTANCE FROM
THE BANK AND SELDOM OR NEVER CCHES IN TO BANK, ENJOYS THE BENE
FITS OF OUR MODERN BANKING SERVICE JUST THE SAME AS IF HE WERE
BRINGING HIS DEPOSITS TO THE BANK LN PERSON. WE PRIDE OURSELVES
ON BOTH THE QUANTITY AND QUALITY OF OUR DEPOSITORS AND OUR
STANDING AT HOME AND ELSEWHERE AS A STRONG CONSERVATIVE FINAN
CIAL INSTITUTION. WE INVITE YOUR DEPOSIT LARGE OR SMALL EfflLR
IN PERSON OR BY MAIL
We pay Five per cent interest on time certificates
and savings accounts
LET YOUR MONEY WORK FOR YOU
Merchants & Stock Growers Bank
RESOURCES OVER SIX HUNDRED THOUSAND
I I HI
The Easy Talker is all Warmed Up
and is going So Good that he has for
gotten All About the 'Speaker of the
Evening, whom he is Introducing.
Every town has a Self-Made Orator
who can Go t the Mat with the Dic
tionary on ehfírt notice and Gomes in
Handy when the Regular Speaker
can't Get There.
In the Superior Court of the State
of Arizona in and for .the County of
Action brought in the Superior
Court of the State of Arizona, in and
for the County of Navajo, and the
complaint filed in Said County Nava
jo, in the office of the Clerk of said
Superior Court. v .
The State of Arizona, Plaintiff, vs.
P. T. Coleman, and Verna Coleman, his
wife, Woodruff Irrigation Company, a
corporation, Jones Grigsby, Holbrook
State Bank, a corporation, A. & B.
Schuster Company, a corporation, and
the Standard Oil CompanyDefendants
In the name of the State of Arizona,
to P. T. Coleman and Verna Coleman,
his wife, Defendants. GREETING:
You are Hereby Summoned and re
quired to appear in action brought a-
gainst you by the above named plaintiff
in the Superior Court of the State of
Arizona, in and for the County of Nava
jo, and answer the Complaint filed
therein with the Clerk of this said
Court, at Holbrook, in said County,
within twenty days after the service
upon you of this Summons, if served in
this said county, or in all other cases
within thirty days thereafter, the times
afove mentioned being exclusive of the
day of service, or judgment by default
will be taken against you.
Given under my hand and the Seal of
the Superior Court of the state of Ariz
ona, in and for the County of Navajo,
this 29th day of Sept., 1921.
(Seal) LLOYD C. HENNING,
Clerk of the Superior Court
By OLIVE CLARKE, Deputy Clerk.
I understand, and it is very
likely true, that an effort is being
made to buy Adamana stock for
a less price than it will be worth.
It is strongly urged that every
Adamana stockholder hold on to
his stock at this time in particular
and wait developements before
selling at any price. . .
C. W. Cook
y ' Managing Director '
Adamana Oil & Land Co.
Notice ot Sale
The Hall Lumber Company, a cor
poration, PlaintifT, vs. Juan Már
quez and Feliz Márquez, Defen
dants. Notice of Sale of Real Estate.
Under and by virtue of, a special ex
ecution issued by the Superior Court of
Navajo County, State of Arizona, in a
action wherein The Hall Lumber Co., a
corporation, is plaintiff and Juan Már
quez and Feliz Márquez, are defendants
upon a judgement issued in favor of
said plaintiff and against said defen
dants, for . the sum of Two Hundred
Seventy (?270.00) Dollars, with inter
ests, attorney fees and costs of suit.
and to me directed and delivered, which
execution was duly attested the 28th
day of Sept. A. D. 1921.
I have levied on all of the right, title,
claim and interests of said defendants
in and to the following described pro
AH of Lot No. 31 of block No. 33 of
the Clark Addition to the town of
Holbrook, county of Navajo, State of
Arizona, according to the official plat
thereof, together with all improve
Notice is hereby given that on the
22nd day of Oct. A. D. 1921. at Hol
brooke Navajo County, Arizona, I will
sell the above described property, or so
mucn thereof, as may be necessary to
satisfy plaintiff's claim, besides costs
and interest, and accruing costs at Pub
ic Auction, to the highest bidder for
cash. Dated this 2Sth day of SeDt.
A D. 19Í1.
R. L. NEWMAN, Sheriff
WHY WE AR
E GOING TO MAKE ANOTHER REDUCTION AT THIS TIME
At the beginning of every year every successful business establishment will formulate
plans upon which it expects to operate during that year. These plans are worked out after
a careful study of the previous years record and experience. No haphazard method or
guesswork can be used. Only concrete facts and correct figures are considered. If a care
ul accounting of all items of insurance, taxes, depreciation, interest, salaries, advertising,
:ad accounts, sales, etc, for the previous yeai has been recorded, then an accurate budget
or the new year, based on previous experience, may be arrived at. That is just exactly
ow the Hall Lumber Company1 perfected its plans for the current year-1921. We esti
mated our expenses of every nature; we knew that last year it cost us a little less than one
percent of each dollars sales for advertising; we knew positively that our sales were $77,000.
00; we knew also to the cent our cost of doing business, and our net profit. Our excellent
system of accounting made all this possible. While it cost us considerable money to tablu
late all these records, we are now going to show you how they helped us, and how they
are going to save you money. At the expiration of this month-when the year is but three
fourths spent-these records show us that by using the newspapers throughout our territory
to tell our customers what we had to sell and what it was sold for, our sales have exceeded
our every expectation, and have now almost reached the figure we anticipated for the entire
twelve months. In other words, we anticipated sales aggregating $100.000.00 for the entire
year, 1921, and based our selling price above our cost so that by selling that amount we
would secure a fair profit on our investment. Our records show further that while our ad
vertising to date is considerably in excess of last year's total amount for that period, yet
our sales have shown such a decided increase that it is, costing us but THREE
FOURTHS OF ONE PERCENT of our sales. These same records show further
that this company, by its wonderful increase in business has been enabled to operate at a
fiigure below that anticipated at the beginning of the year. That means that we have by
increasing our sales, both made and saved money. So during the balance of this year we
are going to share whatever saving we may make with our customers AND BEGINNING
WITH OCTOBER FIRST A SUBSTANTIAL REDUCTION WILL BE MADE ON MANY ITEMS CAR
RIED BY US AT OUR DIFFERENT YARDS WHICH WUL MATERIALLY AFFECT ANY BILL WE
HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO FIGURE FOR YOU.
Several other( things have come about that have some bearing on this
splendid showing which enable us to make a reduction at this time. The
purchase of the two yards at Winslow in November and December of last
year turned out to be a far better investment than we ever hoped for. The
addition to our business of a wholesale department, which was inaugurated
some sixty days ago, is another splendid asset, for now we are enabled to
purchase many items, such as cement, patent piaster, doors, roofing, etc.,
in large quantities, and thus make a big saving for our retail; department.
Wm have also added many new lines to our business, such as plumbing
supplies, corrugated iron, etc., that have greatly assisted in increasing our
sales without increasing our sales force.
In our efforts to conduct our business in a careful, conservative man
ner, and realizing the hazzard connected with the contracting business, we
have steadily refused to enter into that branch of the building line, and 1
have therefore suffered no loss from that source; and at the same time re
tained the good will of the carpenters and contractors who are regular cus
tomers at our different yards. We also, expect a good business from our
coal department, as we have recently completed at Holbrook a spacious
coal bin. with new scales, and this bin will always contain a sufficient a
mount of good clean Diamond lump coal to take care of our Holbrook cue
' tomers. ,
The successful operation of the two yards purchased at Winslow Jt
year, and the splendid results obtained were sufficiently encouraging as to
cause us to purchase outright a fourth yard during the past ten days, and
now this cempany, that started in business a little over two years ago with
one small shed, now owns and operates four lumber yards, and is piacning
for further expansion within the next thirty days. We have more to say
about this contemplated expansion next week. Watch for it.
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