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paper with Ideas; therefore read The Banner every week. No guess work when you us3 Banner Want Ads. They have brought satisfactory results. F-7 TV 7 A Tl A SECT OM Mi Jrk jj i-k li jL WEDNESDAY. JUNE 19, 1918. Douglas Fairbanks at Empress If you like plenty of action, and pep don't fail to witness "The Man From Painted Post" at the Empress Thurs day and Friday, June 27 and 28. It is a typical ""Doug" Fairbanks play of western life with all of the thrills, etc. that make him a popular screen idol. I y Write now and let us tsll you how to ravo $1.50 a ton on your V J next .'inter'i coal. We can deliver to you first class dependable lump, ' r nm mlnd coal direct fror.i "od irlncv. Save you the deaVcr' P J sss N'ow! Nowl Now! Is the time to order, your coal. Tho 1. S. Furl Admlnlstra- f lyy tion advics urges every family every manufacturer, evry, merchants every- V body who wants to keep warm next winter to b;iy coal r.OY. fix f lABt winter there were days and weeks T,!un you coulJnt buy It. ( ( erecold. I V I ill It8 finS to be Cv1 NHXT winter- I rettin coal next winter. WW I Now! Now 5; t'1' vso wise people HUY coal. ) J U I J ' NOW you can get it for LI1SS MONEY. ) ) rum coupon today now! ( l ( Dernice w ) ill. -vecause Thousand and you're golns to have 3IOKI2 trouble Now you can GET IT, and Dernice Coal Cfimpany, DOi Como Unlldlngr, Chicago, 111. Gentlemen: Let me know by re turn wall how you can save me $25.00 to $100.00 on my next winter' coal also, wnd me names of people near here who have bought coal from you f.nd recommend you. Name ............ Postoffice Street Number 11 EBBiilSi s ffi . A SANITARY HOG HOUSE OR PIGGERY (Shed and Gable Roof Type) Finished with White Pine Drop Siding Spaidlfiiiiil y p Fsnriii means raising more hogs two litters in one year instead of one and bigger litters, through ai properly designed and. well built Hog House. It means increasing the production of poultry and eggs through the building of more and better Poultry Houses. Cows produce more milk in a warm, well ventilated barna barn tnat is so insulated as to bwarm in winter and cool in summer. And every increase in the production of farm products brings the war that much nearer 'an end. Let us help you plan your building for greatest efficiency let us show you how you can make it pay for itself quickly in in creased pr6fits from your farm. . Practical working plans, specifications and bills of material for any type of farm building will be furnished free upon request together with ' our estimate of the cost. Besides we've a nice assortment of White Pine for outside finish that we know will please you. . It will interest you to know how much more of a building a few hogs will pay tor than they would a few years ago. Don't delay. Every day lost means lost profits to you. 1SEDDMG LUMBER CO. Evcrythinj in CzUdixj fcctcrial Phons SUNNYSIDE Mr. and Mra. . John Mehney and family were Sunday guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Skel lenger at Sunnyside Farm. Straw-be-ry shortcake and chicken were on the bill of fare. Mrs. Geo. North way of Detroit is visitinj: at the home of her daughter, Mrs. 'John Regan. Mrs. Mary E. H. Covillo was a Saturday night g'uei-t of Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Updyke. OAKFIELD Very hot and dry. so just send a shower this way, Mr. Weatherman, or there won't bo any hay or beans. Fair June is more than half gone. Will Deal and fam'ly and Miss Ma bel Dennis motored to Edmore last Saturday to visit the formeV's brother Frank and family. Mrs. Havens ac companied them as far-os Greenville where she stopped .off to visit her brother, John Elliott and wife. Mrs. Stults returned- home last week from an aptotrip to Bclding and Holland where she visited her children. Mrs. Judd Weilman and M. E. Stults were ;n Greenville Saturday and did some shopping and called on Mr. and Mrs. A. II. Johnson and Mrs. Thos. Anderson. Mrs. Clinton Branden and children are over near Greenville visiting her parents, F. Holmden and wife. Mr, boules and family of Ionia vis ited at Wm. SlaughtonV Saturday and Sunday, also tried their luck at fishing. The latter was .extra good. Tom Jones and fanv'ly visited rela tives, in Rockford Friday. Will Deal run the grist mill." Mrs. M. Stevens and daughter, Violet visited friends in Greenville one day last week. Jimmie Corrigan and Judd Weilman attended Catholic church at Harvard last Sunday. BRINK Mrs. Will Witt and daughter Belle and two neighbors of Saranac" mo tored to Mr. and Mrs.' Hite Eckert's Sunday and spent the afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Snow and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Anderson and son Roy spent the day with Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Howe Sunday. Mr. and Mr.- Milo Towne and daughter Lela and son. Herbert, and cpusin. Miss Els"e Mead visited Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Snow Thursday evening and Friday evening Mrs. Clarence Snow and . daughter, Hazel nrd Denzel Snow visited Mr. and Mrs. Towne. Mrs. Geo. Wooldridge, Mrs. Ern est and Mrs. Ed. Wooldridge and Mrs. Dan Wilson of Lansing and Mrs. Clarence Snow visited Mrs. M. L. Howe Thursday afternoon and took her two fine bouquets of flowers. Many tharrks to Mrs. O. A. Nummer and daughters find Mrs. Will Krick and Mrs. Albert Snow for the de lic ou3 stra"wberr;?s; nothing on earth equals good friends. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Wiley visited Mr. and Mrs. Dan King and Mrs. Lucy King Sunday evening. Clyde Cooper is having a new windmill put up by Mr. Snyder pf Smyrna. Mr. Weber's son Leonard has been visiting Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Cooper and left. Monday for Camn Custer to start for France soon., lie has been in army tra ning for over nine years. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Snow and Mis3 Hazel visited Mr. and Mrs. Jim Chadwick Sundav. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Clark and son,' II. E. Clark, and Miss Mabel Essen ger of Lakeview visited Mr. and Mrs. Milo Towne Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Orth of Ionia visited her parents, Sunday and re turned Monday evening. Ed. Vogle of McCord visited Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Phillips Sunday. Geo. Wiley called on J. D. Strain Sunday mornfng. The Brink Red Cross ladies met with Mrs. Chas. Brink Friday after noon, 17 being present and they lid quite a lot of work." They will meet with Mrs. Dell Cobb next t me. ' Mr. and 'Mrs. .Geo. Phillips and Geo. jr., and Margaret and ' Mrs. Williams visited Mrs. Wilson Phillips Sunday afternoon. Mrs. M. L. Howe Wishes that the party who left the bundle' of splendid papers at Lamb's store would please call her up at once so that she will be able to learn who the person was and be able to extend her personal thanks for the kind act and considera tion.' Mr. and Mrs. I. A. Yaw and son Lynn, viMjted Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Cooper Sunday but Mrs. Yaw stay ed, over till Wednesday. She is vis iting Mrs. Chas. Brink for a day or two. V She is Clyde Cooper's only rousin and will visit hjm and wife on Wednesday. Mrs. C. A. Towne and daughter vis ited Mrs. Milo Towne Thursday after, noon. ' Mt-s Cl.irrnfp Snow, visited Mr. and Mrs. Frank Locmis Saturday eve ning. . Mrs. O. A. Nummer and Misses Edna and Lritta motored to Alma Saturday afternoon and returned on Sunday evening after visiting rela tives and friends there. Mr. and Mrs. Truman Currey and Dr. Orr of Belding visited Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Brink Sunday.. M.r and Mrs. Earl Barnard and daughter of Berlin called on Mr. and Mrs. Earl Wilson Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Will Wilson attended a show er at Mr. and Mrs. Harry Trull's Thursday afternoon for Miss Gene vieve Biss. Mrs. M. L. Howe received news from Texas that her youngest broth er, B. Perry was very low with pneu monia fever. She says if she was as well as one year ago she would have taken the first train to Texas. Putting real pep into business is not done with a basshorn.. It's the soundless baton that speeds up the band. When you can, use discretion; when you can't, use a club. Thrift and patriotism are synonymous. WAR SAVINGS STAMPS BETTER THAN MONEY IN YOUR POCKET A $5 bill in your pocket does not increase in value; a War Savings .Stamp does. f ' War Savings Stamps are "little government bonds" bearing 4 per cent compound interest 'They cost $4.17 now. In five years they will be ' worth $5 each. If you wish to cash them in before that time you can do so any time at the postoffice with interest. Pledge yourself to buy War SavingsStamps on or before JUNE 28th NATIONAL WAR SAVINGS DAY War Savings Stamps can be bought in any amounts up t:o a thousand dollars. They are so good a security you cannot buy more. You can buy War Savings Stamps at the postoffice, at banks and at most stores. v NATIONAL WAR SAVINGSCOMMITTEE This space contributed for the Winning of the War by Jos. Alberts and Son Theodore Alberts ASHLEY The social held at John McNaugh ton's last Friday was well attended, proceeds being over $7. Red Cross workers met with Mrs. Sidney Brown last week Thursday, 17 ladies being present. Next meeting this Thursday with Mrs. Robert Lus comb. AH cordially invited. Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Hoover were guests of relatives near Sheridan on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Rasmussen called on his brother, Frank, Monday evening. Martin Snyder writes that at Camp McClellan it is 120 in the shade. Wm. Butts writes from "some where" he was well but the letter was written in April so a change may- have taken place since then over there Friday. June 28, Red Cross work ers will meet with Mrs. Louis Em mons. Mr. and Mrs. Will Beafdslee of Lakeview, visited with Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Beardslee, Sunday vand Monday. Stephen Brewster and son, Allen of Morley visited with Mr. and Mrs. C .L. Beardslee Saturday and Sunday. SMOKY ROW Lloyd Hammetree of Belding spent Sunday with Clayton Sparks. Lewis Seeley and wife and son, R. C. Seeley and Chattie Crozier were in Ionia Thursday and visited with Wal ter Rich and wife. Ed. Hotchkiss and wife are spending a few days in Detroit visiting their son, Lyle Hotchkiss and wife. Mrs'. Frank Tillotson and Mrs. Ray Tillotson visited Mrs. Wm. Leary on Thursday. Anthony Bre'meyer and family and Mrs. Peter Kopp visited Joo Zahm and wife Sunday. " Fred Simmon and .family we're at Camp Custer Sunday. Will Cave and wife visited Lewis Seeley Sunday. Ernest Benton and wife are visit ing in Lansing. Cleve Harrington and wife visited Ed. Hotchkiss and wife Sunday. Mrs. Carl Taylor called on Mrs. Eve Kilbin and Chattie Crozier Tuesday morning. "The Man"From Painted Post" at Empress next Thursday and Friday. A "Doug" Fairbanks photoplay. Halit the Hun After all, savin? is not sacrificing. Provied the boys with the things they need to make short work of him. Guns, clothes, aircraft, food munitions and the ships to get over with. These are the things the boys need, and they cost money hunks of it. JUNE 28th NATIONAL WAR SAVINGS DAY Make a pledge to buy War Savings Stamps ' The more quickly our soldiers have all the things they need, the more quickly the ships will be bringingour boys back to us. NATIONAL WAR SAVINGS COMMITTEE This space contributed for the Winning of the War by PALMES mOS.