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About The Red Cloud chief. (Red Cloud, Webster Co., Neb.) 1873-1923 | View Entire Issue (Nov. 4, 1892)
: MictUoml Department.
. H.WCTKR, Editor.
TMefcars' recort of the first
asMta' sehool of thin year in forty
it dlitriets of thin county gSvo the
KwsUauHt. Mlo, 384. Females
447. ToUl831. Average attend
mm, a1a 205. fmalee 339.
Fran directors' Juno 1802 census
rafoft we gft the following rannera
tien of ehildrrn of sehool nge in the
hmi fert.ono districts: Kaamerat
lag, 808 males, 744 females, 1552 to
tal. If we consider 135 at the aver
age aiaanso a aionth for sohool pur
ataa la these distriors, allow
three aaunerated in each of
that alittrieU at married or profioi
at la the branches taught, we have
Number that should hare boon in
eeheel 1429. Cost of each pupil should
have beea 11.00 Tho cost of each
Bapil according to cniollraent was
$1.72. Aoeording to avcrago attend
It ia the fault of partuts that tbo
eoetof educating each child, last
moatb, ia these districts as $2.26
latitat of $1.00.
It it the fault of parents that their
children are not getting value receiv
ed for the money, tax, paid for tho
tapfeft ef school in theso districts.
Mtaay earned bj children kept out of
aeaeal will aot pay for the Jack of
edaeatiea eaated by non attendance
' tefctol. Parents should not defraud
their ehlldrea of that to which every
child f this country has a right, a
good eoamoa school cdaoation,for the
rpN af jaiaiag a few dollars that
that nay earn at a eott to them of
thai which is of far more valae.
Maty kept out of sehool earn nothing
bat SMttl their time about hosae to
Naay boys and girls kept out of
aekaalwaea thay wero young aro
ashamed to go to sehool when thoy are
We ta g iato classes with younger
Mafita, It is an everlasting disgrace
fareaU to keep ehildrea out of
: till they are ashamed to go to
seen them and they are all right
And we find them square!
A Boston Boy's ByotlgM
By Hatfa gaataania-BI4 Fata
aaaed wf Caaker.
ftse a Mewiat fresa a gralsM aetwMri
N Mr little bey a4 Saarlet Tin warn 4 tsars
M, ai4 II kftm varf weak aa4 wlta -4
psls a wtsk Maker. Bis th a
se Ittuti that kit safsrlags ware Utease, a4
Coulfi Not Opon Hlo Byoo.
I took Mm twtoe 4artm that ttsso to us Ire
m4Eat IstrsMryeaCBMlM strut, bat eMt
rfM41os toUoatoao kla tbo (alatott shaatv
I feet I ssaaasasia iMaa; M ears
ptmtirilli s4 It aooa cured hiss. I kav
feeeaasotl theweaaorful tjeodltdld ay sea."
Aasra V. ucaauir, assa wasmacum k,
Hooo'a Pill mu, h4w
istt la omsosUUm. ttit m4 HMnae
"d?S JP. JicS
sg i?l sJ.
aaA obVKbV X&W
WImw were the 424 boys and the
297 glrla aot enrolled la aay sohool
iathfM forty-one country district
We 4 aot say that this aUU of
affairs ezitta ia this county and not
ia aay other. We suppose that pa
tron Mad papils to sohool as regular
ly ia this couaty as in any other in
We do know that many parents
sheald be snore thoughtful of their
children's welfare both present and
fatare, and should not allow so many
f any t icauin out of sohool whilo
it la ia session.
A great deal of missionary work
aheald be doae by the earnest teacher
in his district by pleading and reason
ing with parents to send their chil
dren to sehool. Sohool officers should
insist upoa having all children of
aehool age in school whilo it is in ses
sion. Igaeraaoe is the worst enemy that
ear country has to fight.
The time that it takes our boys and
girls to grow to the ago of manhood
aad womanhood passes ere wo are
aware of it, Thsy should go to
sehool so that thoy tatj booomo intoll
Igeat, iadopendont thinkers, cood
UUeas, not more tools, dull-edged at
Parents, you aro responsible for the
iatelligeaoo or for tho ignorance of
the rising generation. Why not uso
the amas at hand for their advaoou
suiBt intellectually and morally, tho
publio lohool in your own district ?
Utker reports will be given in this
column during tho year. Wo hope
tor an Improvement in attendance in
A teachers' meeting was held at
lilue Hill on last Saturday, Oot. 20,
'92. Twenty-ono teaobers were pros-
at No foreaoon seision was held,
bat the exercises in the afternoon were
iatemting. A groat deal of good
practical work was done during tho
few hears devoted to the program.
8eme excellent papers were read,
questions oa the reading oirole
work were presented, and Bearly all
present took part ia tho meeting in
omo 'way. Prof. Thornton was alios
a secretary of tho meeting. Only
OM af those oa the program for work
did at respond, So far this school
yeai ewr meetings have been a success.
Daring the month of November
two meetings will bo held; one at
Ouido Rock, Saturday, tho 10th, one
at Bladon, Saturday, tho 20th.
A few of our toachors aro giving
the teachers' meetings no attention.
It is thought that their object is to
step out of the buaincs of teaohing
A few teaehers' moathly reports
are paat due. Many reports have
been received that show an improve
ment in grading and in tho uso of the
8tato Course of Study.
Ho port of sohool taught in District
58 for month ending Oot. 28, 1802:
Number of pupils enrolled 35..
Ayerage daily attendance 24
Those pupils not absent during the
month were Vicoie MoVey, Charlie
Haffer, George Heffelbower, Iliohard
Those not tardy wcro Vicoie McVey
Lillie Huger, Hannah Wilhelmson,
Agaes Street, Charlie Huffer, George
Waldreo, Miles Doyle, Floyd Street,
Klmtr MoVey, Walter Patmor, Ed
Lui-u C. Bariikr, Teacher.
i iiti a ii
Piles of people have piles, but De
Witt's Witch Hazel Balve will cute thorn.
We are prepared to show a first-class line of
Dry Goods, Groceries,
Clothing and Shoes,
And this fall will make a specialty ol
CLOAKS AND OVERCOA
Having secured the best assortment ever shown in Webster County. Call and
See the pictures given away with $10 and $25 worth of goods.
Asackof Amboy White Loaf Flour given free with every $25 worth of goods.
R. M. MARTIN 8c SON.
For Bala at Oottlng's.
BBBBWBBBm. 'bI IB
25ozs. fob 25?
Absolutely Pure JustTKyIt.
8. X. COZAI, Proprietor.
All hauling intrusted to me will be promptly attended to.
THE TRADERS-LUMBER CO.
THE DEAR PEOPLE !
Of tkla ceHHtjr will pleaee bear In mind that
A pointer to young men oontem
plating nurriago is to got fitted out at
Wionorii Golden .Kaglo. Wedding
ouvQts a specialty.
For fine tobaooo, oiirars, candies
Ac, go to J. O. Lindloy't).
Call on T. K. 1'onman, Jowelor and
optician for fine watch cleaning and
repairing, artiitto letter, emblem and
monogram engraving. A full line of
watchos, eloelcB, jewelry, speotaoles,
eto. always on hand. Can fit any eye
with tho very best of Bpectaolcs. You
will find, in (Jotting's drug stor.
Thore is no use talking, noithor Ilnrrl
son or Otoveland will be eleotod unless
thoy tnko UoWitt's Little Enrly ltlsers.
They hnve n "got there" quality possess
ed by no other pill. For snlo by (Jotting.
ForFiro Lightning and Tornado
Insurance in the German of Freeport
and other reliable companies, call oa
or writo to Ohas. Sohaffnit, oflico over
Jieyo'a drug Btoro, Hod Cloud, Nebr.
ujtfpopBin, uisireas alter eating, soar
tomnch, poor nppetito, bad taste, coat
ed tongue Bnd (WHrtburn are cured by
DeWitt's Little Early Kiwre, the famous
litto pill. For sale by Gottiflg.
IlM jHt received a carload of
Cook and Heating
And will Discount Any Price in the Valley '
lryouarefealldlagdea't fall to call on lilm, FOR MONEY IS
WHAT YOU aro TRYING TO SAVE.
Call in and get a Golden Gem.
Lumber, Coal, Lime, lath,
Red Cloud Nebraska.
Prices Lower than any yard.
C. MJSMITH & SON.
All draying promptly attended.
Oiiinllv I'l.llc-ftio o (UconVroftb Rlilnev,
ml iru nii inmurM) UyuUI bo laktn to
prtvtut trriuuA lanililn
Iti thulr IiiIi1(i.im.
rnetilruGd, mity U'cung Uanarou.
rtn. J. H. MCLEAN'S
And Ulalistai. 1'rloo 61 iht bottln. Hvsi
K-cjnt .tnrnp for book or AnM.Tww to Uw
sad cure tbcoe ilUtriuwlnn oompluiuu,
THK DN. J. H. MCLEAN MID. 00
Warner & Warren,
" THE TWO JO'S "
Have opened a Real Estate Office,
AND AM 1IADY TO SILL 70V
Farm or City Property, or .Auction off your Stock or House
hold Qoodi. Have some Bargains to offer to any
who call a this office,
2d Door North of F. & M. Bank, Up Stairs
MawriBT " w -i ,wwirp.m. m
Fort Abstract Co., Red Cloud,
L. b. FORT, Manager.
iu ml rm,th
Furnished to all Lands in Webster County, Accurately" and
ON SHORT NOflCE.
UavlnR had ten years oxperlonce In county records and ono of tho most completd sot of Ai
struct books In the state, wo Ruarantce satisfaction. Yonr l, ors solicited
All ordoxs filled promptly. 10,000 dollar bond Hied
I nd approved. Address or call on
L. H. FOIIT Manaqkb, Bed Cloud, Nob.
HARRIS & GUST,
Wwmmlk M Bali Maf m
North of Henry Cook's.
Your Patronage is solicited. We Keep
Nothing but the Best Meats.
For Vlamr j)fl Feed
Qo and see L. P. Albright. lh tops
the best brands and soils his flour just
as cheap as others. Also sells hard
and soft coal. Prioes reasonable Of
fioe and aoales, corner of Webster
street and 4th avenue.
I WaatlcTliuy Parma
Parties having cheap farm lands for
salo, improved or unimproved oan find
buyers by calling on I), it.
Ileal Jsstato aad
Loan Agent, Hod
Blakialce A Kaloy, at tbo Oincin
nati Sboo Store, bavo scoured the aer
viocB of a flrstolass sboemakor and
all wishing iae custom vork or rp-
atriae caa bs aoeoanaodateu. Balis-
t 1 Dariaglka aoath of Novebr ,nBU;v. Cbuhfc mo. M
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a. e. ppyp,
Conveyaacprt Real Kstnte,
Loans, Iiuuraacp, and Pen
OFFICE OVI.KSPOKI.SI IEI.DS
Red Cloud, Nebraska.
I especially iuvite you to cult en mo for
anything in tny Hue. Loans mudo on
farm property lit 8 per cout. Insarnno
in the best cotnpnnles
II. E. l'OM.
Farm loans at lowest intorcst.
Strictly firat-olnss loans at lower ratos
than ba ever boon given in this coun
ay, before. Qptiontopay part orall
ateai of py jcar.p. f. PAyrijjB,
NOW IS THE TIME TO bUV !
W, W- Wright
Has a fiiio line of
Heating and Cooking Stoves!
nd is selling so low tlmt all can aftbnl to buy.
YOU WILL MISS IT
If you do not consult him before buying.
FLOUR and FEED,
Perkins & Mitchell's old stand.
Choice Flour & Feed,
And sells it chep.
Get liis prices before buying ) oui flour.
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