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About The North Platte semi-weekly tribune. (North Platte, Neb.) 1895-1922 | View Entire Issue (Dec. 17, 1915)
UNIQUE SERVICE AT BAPTIST
CHURCH SUNDAY NIGHT.
IRA L. HARE, Editor and 1'ubllshur.
One Year by Mall In Advance.... $1
Ono Year by Currier In Advance. .$1.50
Entered nt North Platte, Nebraska,
PoHtoUlco as Second Glass Matter.
FRIDAY, DECIPHER, 17, 1915.
LOCAL AM) PERSONAL.
Will Crnlglc, of Norfolk, Nob., will
nrrlvo the first of the week to spend
Christmas with rolatl7cn and friends
The Yeoman drill team will give
thojr regular weekly donee at the
Lloyd opera house thin evening, to
which tho public Is Invited.
Mrs. .Tnck McGraw and Miss Maude
Itcos will loavo tho first of tho of next
week for Elsie, Neb., where they will
sconrt Christmas will relatives.
Weather forecast for North Platto
and vicinity: Fair tonlgri and Satur
day; warmor tonlgnt. TPi;ho?t tem
perature yesterday 21, a year ago 18;
lowest last night zero, n year ngo 2. j
Your cholco of any hat worth up to
$7.50 for 05c Saturday, Doc. 18th, at1
tho Parlor Millinery. This Is certain-'
ly a chance to sccura a bargain. I
MRS. EDW.' UURKE. .
Tho Ivanhoe dancing club of tho Yeo
man lodge will glvo their monthly
danco at tho Lloyd opor.v houso Tues
day evening, to wh'ch all Yeomen aro
Tho ladles of tho Christian churcn
will hold a dressed doll salo In tho
window of Howo & Maloney's store,
Friday and Saturday aftornoons, Dec.
17th and 18th. Corns and buy your
dolls for Christmas.
Mrs. Robert Armstrong onterlanod
tho Zcta Zota club Wednesday after
noon, assisted by Mrs. T. Mcnglo. Tho
afternoon was spent In kcnslngton and
at four o'clock a two course luncheon
was served. 'The tablo was boautlfully
decorated in tho clubs colors, white
and green. Tho club will meet Jan.
Cth with Mrs. J. U. Rcdllcld, Mrs. Asa
Tho local camp of United Spanish
War Veterans are gom to organlzo a
ladles' auxiliary for tha camp. All
ladlos whp aro relatives cf tho Span
ish war veterans aro eligible to be
long and aro rcquesto 1 to moot In tho
First National bank hall Saturday af
ternoon at 2 o'clock when an organiza
tion will bo porfected and officers
Tho fcaturo of tho ontoualnmcnt at!
the mooting of tho Uowcnii CUcio
Wednesday afternoon was a "Wilson'
wedding" and a "Wilson lunch." Two j
Iinmenso dolls, ono dressed in full
bridal costume, tho otlior in tho con
ventional suit of a groom, wero paitd
cd to an altar neath a largo Hag in
step to a wedding march, and tho wed
ding coromony performed. Following
this rito a luncheon Ir. keeping with
the wedding of a natlojml chief ox
ecutlvo was served.
Sunday night at the Baptist church
there will bo a drama-sermon given
entitled, "The Return of tho Christ
mas Spirit". Thero will bo three
scones In the sermon. A synopsis of
the mcsage is as follows:
Scene 1 Hans Ivcrson sits in his
houso and rails against what he calls
tho extravaganco of Christmas, While
thus engaged the children come and
sing Xmas carols at his door. In an
ger ho drives them away.
Sceno 2 Hans goes to see what
dcvllmont tho children have done. Ho
finds n packago on ids steps, opening
It ho found several useful gifts. Ho
wonders what has happened that
ills hoart Is so cold and doos not re
spond to tho gift. He hears tho chimes
of the cathedral and decides to go and
hear tho Xmas music.
Sceno 3 Ho returns homo and has
a peculiar fooling In his heart. Finds
a blblo which his mother had given
him. He makes a now resolve and
finds tho Xmns spirit in his heart.
Tho sonnon will be interpreted by
tho following numbers: Anthem, "Joy
to tho World"; duet, "Hark, Hark My
Soul"; nnthom, "Sond Out Thy
Light"; anthem, "Arise, Shine;" an
them, "Tho Heralds of Heaven"; trio,
"My God, My Fathor, while I Stray";
Cathedral Chimes, Christmas Carols,
My Mother's Bible.
Will bo paid for information lending
(o tho nrcHt mid conviction of pnrtlcH
who Htolo tho electric fixtures and
fniirel s from tho Charles Ell property
nt 121 West Second street. Tho pnrtles
who buy these stolen goods arc Just as
bad as tho thief who takes tlicin. Va
cant houses In this city aro no longer
safe from such thefts. This reward
will apply to all houses showing our
"For Rent" card on theni.
BRATT & (WOMAN.
Nurse Brown Hospllnl Notes
Mrs. Irwin Temple, cf Staplcton,
was operated upon Wednesday.
Homor Gray, who wac rocolvlng
treatment, was ablo to return homo
Mrs. W. JVl of Ulgncdl, who was
oporatcd on, Is recovering nicely.
Chas. Peck was able to leave tho
hospital tho first of tho week.
A Carlson is recovering and will bo
ablo to return homo soon.
"Mutt and Jeff In College."
'Laugh and tho world laughs with
you', 'Weep and you weep nlone,' wore
never better Illustrated than In the
now comedy, MUTT AND JEFF IN
COLLEGE, which is to be seen nt the
Keith, Wednesday ovoning, Dec. 22d.
Tho now production, which is tho lat
est of tho Mutt & Jeff series, is spon
sored as usual by Manager Gus Hill
who was tho first to seo tho wonder
ful possibilities of trnnsforing tho
cartoons to tho stage. Mr. Hill has
gathered ono of tho best companies
and local followers of all that Is good
In theatricals inay bo suro of
witnessing a performance up to tho
standard of cxcollanco demanded by
Broadway attractions. Tho cast la
composed of thirty clover people who
havo boon ongnged for their respec
tive abilities as artists, singers, fun
makers and gloom destroyers. Tho
comedy, which Bclntlllntcs with gen
ulno novoltlos, original situations,
wholesome mirth, fcaturos that aro
out of tho, beaten path and nn elabor
ato scenic and electrical adornment,
is in two acts and threo scenes. It
contains excluslvo musical numbers
written especially for tho picco which
is described us bolng ebullient of In
cessant laughtor, hilarity and notion.
Two million Britishers Eullf.
Botweon 2,000,000 nnd 2,500,000 men
havo enlisted under the plnn of the
Earl of Derby, director of recruiting,
according to tho British Dally Sketch.
Tho paper says this tlguro may bo re
duced under analysis and that It is
qulto possible that tho figures relative
to slnglo men may provo to be below
tho required standard.
Havo you seen our Imported Jnpm
flower baskets and forn dlsho3.
CLINTON, Tho Jewolor.
Why Not Get Busy and Build?
Wc Are A Nation of Builders
Prosperity, free nnd enlightened, we aspire
to homes ol our own, built to conform to our
ideas of comfort and convenience.
Build A Home of Your Own
And Consult Us About The Material
Cdates Lumber and Coal Co.
The Home of Good Coal
h 1 i eg T in si ci
Your remembrance list bears
the names of several men who
would be delighted with some
thing in the following list:
No Better Place to Purchase than from
"The Store with the Christmas Spirit"
President Will Wed Tomorrow.
Washington dispatches state that
Prosldont Wilson iutd Mrs. Gait will
bo married tomorrow. Thoy will spond
a week on a wedding trip In tho south.
WHlnrd Will Fight Fulton.
Articles of ngrcomcnt binding Jess
Wllllnrd, tho world's heavyweight
champion pugilist, to a anatcli March 4
at Now Orleans with Fred Fulton of
Rochester, Minn., for tho world's
championship, wero signed at Chicago.
A Whistling Moth.
A. wliLstMng moth Is nn Australian
rarity. There Is u glassy spneo on tho
wings crossed with ribs. When tho
moth wants to whistlo It strikes these
ribs with its antennae, which have a
knob nt tho end. Tho sound Is a lovo
call from the male to tho female.
O. O. l. to Meet In Chicago.
Chlcngo was solected by tho repub
lican national committee Wednesday
as tho meeting placo of tho 1916 re
publican national convention to bo
hold Juno 7, ono week boforo tho dem
ocratic convention In St. Louis.
Tho voto stood: Chicago, ,51 San
Francisco, 13; St. Louis, 7; Phila
Lots of people liuvo been having
trouble wjjth thejr flour tills) fall;
wo haven't had n slnglo complaint on
our l'urltan flour, but linvo had nu
merous coinpllincntv We will con-
tlnuo to sell this Flour at 1$.C0 per
Hack tho lialanco of December, not
withstanding that flour lias advanc
ed ten cents per 6ack. Better antici
pate your needs "ast Flour is solng to
bo much higher.
tt RUSH MERCANTILE CO.
A Last Resort.
"Can't you do anything nt all for my
"Nope," said tho barber. "Hair all
"But my dome Bhlnes like a newly
starched collar. Can't you glvo it a
nort of dull finish '("Exchange.
1J111 Did you ever try to stand on
"And what did you learn?"
"That tho insldo of tho egg was
stronger than tho outside." Philadel
Austria's reply to Secretary Lans
ing's noto on tho Ancona is regarded,
on the basis of tho unofficial reports
received yesterday from London and
Amsterdam, as wholly unsatisfactory,
unacceptable and disappointing to tho
United Statos. Diplomatic relations
lietwcon tho countries may safely bo
described as standing at the breaking
It is reported in Paris that tho stock
of gold held by tho ban of Franco has
reached tho record figure of $1,000,-000,000.
Psychology Is tho science of explain
ing whyTdlo tlmo between weekly pay
days seems longer than tho period
from one monthly gas bill to tho next.
Toledo ninde ,
"I havo a wife who is like a bird that
can lug and won't."
"You'ro lucky. Mine can't sing and
will." Baltlmoro American.
Farmers and Stockmen
Just received a car of Cotton Seed Oil Cake,
screened, 41 to 43 per cent protein.
Also, car of Armour's Digester Tankage, Meat
Meal, Blood Meal and Ground Bone.
Head quarters for Shorts, Bran, Alfalfa Meal,
Corn, Corn Chop, Oats, Barley, Sack Salt, Block Salt,
Rock Salt and Crushed Rock.
R. N. LAMB,
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