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THE BED CLOUD CHIEF, FHIDAY, MAY 19, 1899.
Courage and Strength
in Times of 'Danger."
cftead the warning between
the tines. Wfiat is that warn
ing? It is of the danger from
the accumulation of badness
in the blood, caused by the
usual heavy living of the
Winter months. Spring Is
the clearing, cleansing time
of the year; the forerunner of
the brightness and beauty of
Follow tho principle that Nature lays
down. Start in at onco and purify your
blood with that great specific, Hood's
Barsaparllla. It never disappoints.
Crip-" Sixteen weeks of grip nindo me
wek, but after nil clso fulled Hood's Bar
aparllln cured me. Later I overworked,
and dyspepsia nnd ranker In mouth and
atomaeli bothered me. 1 took tho Sarsapa
rllln again nnd It completely restored me."
Mrs. Kmzadctii 1'oman, lCxetcr, N. II.
Rheumatism - " Myself nnd a friend
both suffered from suvcro nttucka of rheu
matism. Hood's Hnninpnrllla cured both.
Wo would not bo without It." Vu. II.
Lester, 05 Leonard St., Kail ltlvcr, Mass.
Head and Back - " Tor one year pains
In my back und head prevented my house
hold duties. I took Hood's Barsaparllla nnd
am a well woman. It also cured the grip
In our family." Mas. Mattik Hihdf.iboh,
Cor. First and Franklin Avc.,Columbus,Ind.
Waod't fill cur IUr lH. tli non-It fluting tad
,lroihrtloioukwh Hood'i 8rmmS,
of tho building could bo finished off
with portnblo raised scats so tlmt In
case tho room was wanted for a daneo
or other ontertninmunt tho scats could
bo removed. A stngo could bo built of
largo enough slzo with dressing rooms
so thnt attractions which mako Hast
ings and good shows which will not
como lioro on nccount of no suitable
placo could bo induced to do so. It is
no fairy talo whoa wo state that per
sons will como ton to twenty mllos to
ooo a good attraction in tho show lino
and when thoy do thoy will spond their
money hero. Tho money put Into a
stock company by our cltlzons would
soon como book in increased business.
Tho establishmontof a hall of this kind
would bo another stop forward in tho
way of advancement. If you want to
bring pcoplo hero from a distanco let
our cltlzons havo attractions that will
Do You Trade in the Big Store ?
IF NOT, WHY NOT? We lead. Competition acknowledges it. You often hear, "Just as good as you 3i
rrnt nt UTinnr'a " nr "Tncf nc rhnnn R; vnn rrfit nr Minpr's." Tlmf nrlfnnwlrHorc: 1rnrlnrcVi5n Wr nfiinnntpp rnornlni- f?
orices to be lower than others SDecials. We mark all (roods in olain fierures. A dollar is a dollar, no matter in
whose hands it is. Marking in plain figures secures fair treatment for all and means a satisfied customer.
Satisfied customers come again. We buy and sell for cash, no bad debts to look after. If you are not satisfied
TO with your purchase bring it back and get your money back.
I Ono Caso Dt ess prints at 4c.
jii Ono case fancy prints Co per yard.
W? 1,000 yards silk finish novelty at Oc.
j 1 caso fancy novelty at Oc.
i Reds, blacks and blues at Co.
W. L. MoMILLAN.
PUBMSIIBD BVKIIY FIUDAT
nterod at the post office at Red Cloud, Neb. as
itcond class mall matter.
Local advertising 6 cents per lino per Usue.
Local Advertising for entertalnminti, con
certs, socials, etc., given by churches, chartlablo
saclotles, etc., where all moneys raised there
from are used wholly for church or cbarltablo
societies, first ten lines frco and all over ten
lines avi cents per line per Usuc.
Local advertising of ontertalnmonts, concerts,
recitals, etc., where per cent Is given to pro
moters, 6 cents per lino por Issue.
Ono column per moulh.................-l7 00
Ono-balf column per month. 3 W
One-fourth column per month .... ... 1 73
Ocnoral display advertlilng By cents per
Inch per Issue
Little Stuff Which Almost Escaped the Pub
lic EyeThrough Carelessness.
Tho fact thnt tho Nebraska Tolo
phono Company has begun operations
hore couu',8 ouo slop ahoad for Hod
Cloud. Elcctrlo lights ought to havo
boon another stop but thoy wcro not.
Tho having of tolophono connection
will not break tho sllonco of some
thoy will not oven talk over tho tolo-
phono. It Is said that somo of our
loading populist f rionds arc of tho num
hot'. And also that thoy do not lovo as
thoy onco did. This is sad but tho bes
of friends beuoma enemies sometimes.
Talking about telephones, a long
distanco tolophono Is not in it with tho
method taken by nu Arkansas girl to
call attention of mnrringoablo young
men that sho is in tho market. She
placed her messago in n strnwborry
box tilled with that luscious fruit. Sho
does not givo tho information as to
whether tho berries wore picked by
herself but tho supposition is that thoy
wore Tho mossngo is ivs follows:
"Hollo boys, If you wish to correspond
with nn oliciblo young elil wrlto to
May , , Arkansas." Wo with
hold tho namo for it might turn tho
young lady's head to receive n letter
front each ouo of lied Cloud's niarri
ngeable yonug men. And then, somo
of our rcsUonts, who havo no visible
moans of support, might think sho
owned tho berry patch and want to
marry her for nor money. (lot your
job printing done at tho Ciiief ofllco.
Pap Rust got Into a llttlo fix yester
day evening whero n tolophono would
havo como In handy. Ho wontupon tho
roof of his brick building to put u llttlo
palut on tho root in spots whoro tho
rain leaked through. Iu ordor to gain
thu roof ho had to go through tho otllco
of Dr. Rood. Supper tlmo coming ou
that, gentleman locked up und wont
homo forgotting that Pap was painting
things red on tho roof. After lindiug
that hu was a prisoner ho scoured tho
services of a bloyolltt to go up and toll
tho doctor to como down and lot him
out, which ho did. Thou It rained and
Pap's rod paint worked.
Something Badly Needed.
Our city should bo supplied with n
building built for tho purposo of an
opera houso ami placo to hold publio
mcotiiiKS and outnrtalumonts. Such a
building could bo erected by a stock
company of our cltlzons and would not
cost any ono individual a sum that
would bo missed. This building could
bo built of brlok a llttlo ovor ono story
high and of largo enough proportions
to seat from six huudred to ouo thous
and persons, Tho eutrnnco could bo
mado directly from tho street, and al
so havo roar exits so that Iu caso of
tiro tho audlonco could got out in safety,
and best of all good ventilation could
bo had from all quarters. Tho insido
New Train Service.
A now train sorvlco on this lino bo
twoon St. Josoph and Oxford It is
stnted will bo put on Juno 4, Tho ser
vice will most hkoly bo tho samo as
wo had before trains Nos. 10 and 14
woro taken off, which was ou Sunday,
August 13, 1693. At that tlmo No. 13
for tho west left nt 7.40 n.m. and No.
14 for tho east at 7:17 p.m. Tho fob
lowing In regard to tho now sorvlco is
taken from tho Stato Journal qf Sun
day: "It is said that tho liurlington
will put on n now train between St.
Louis and Denver. It will bo a coun
terpart of tho Chicago-Donvor sorvlco,
carry 1 nr through sleeping and chair
cars, with a dining car west of tho Mis
souri river. It will make a double
train sorvioo over tho southern lino
through Nobraska, which is something
that lino has not had before. 'The train
will loavo St. Louis at 2:05 p.m., arrive
at Kansas City at 0:45 p.m., at St. Jo
soph at 2:20 a.m. and at Donver at 050
p.m. Returning it will loavo Denvor at
1:40 p.m. nrrlvo at St. Joseph at 9:10
a.m., at Kansas City at 10:25 a.m., and
at St. Louis at 7 p.m. Tho now train
is expected to bo placed in sorvlco on
Juno 4, nt which timo tho Kansas City
Lincoln trains, put on several months
ago to accommodato travel to and from
tho south, may bo takon off until tho
season for travol to tho south again
Llttlo Nolllo May, tho 0 year old
daughter of Mr. nnd Mrs. Chas. Robin
son died Friday, May 12, at her homo
after throo wooks of patient suffering
from n sovoro burn. Tho funeral ser
vices woro held in tho Christian church
In Rod Cloud at 4 o'clock, May 12th,
conducted by Rev. Hussong, assisted
by Rov. Darby. Tho remains woro
laid at rest in tho Rod Cloud comotory.
Llttlo May will bo greatly mlssod by
hor many playmntos, as sho was so
much loved by all who know hor. Rut
while wo think of her as our earthly
loss wo know it is hor honvonly gain.
Tho boroaved parents havo tho sym
pathy of a largo numbor of friends.
1 balo mill ends unbleached
regular 7c grado, 8J to 7 yurd
at -lc per yard.
GOO ynrds unbleached mullti,
wlcto ni uc
Best L. L. at Co.
A good bleached muslin -lc,
Ilopo blenched muslin Die
Fruit of tho Loom or Lonsdale, Oc.
Waist patterns and trimming silks.
Wo have Just received another largo
lino of silks. Ono of tho largo eastern
silk importers overstocked. Wo re
ceived a few patterns.
8oc to $1.50 per yard.
Tho best silk values wo havo ovor offered.
Remnants of Brussels, Moquottes and
Axminstorsinshortlongths, just enough
to enrpot rooms about 0x12. Prlco $1.00
Remnant prlco 8O0 mado up.
Tapestry carpots 50o mado up.
Cotton Ingrains 25o to 85o mado up.
Union Ingrains 40o to GOo mado up.
Light weight wools 45o to OOo made up.
Medium (l " OOotoOBcmadeup.
Extra super all wools at70o made up.
Our oarpec selling this season has
been far in excoss of expectations, com
pelling us to repeatedly order carpet.
We carry twenty rolls of ingrain in
stock. Guaranteo tho fit of all carpets,
all carpots cut without waste. You pay
for actual carpot for covorlng floor.
This is proving our most successful soiling
season from dress goods stocks. Wo
are offering many excellent values.
When wo say values wo do not moan
25c goods marked 40c, and thou offered
for UOo special.
Wo moan 11 pieco 01 goods tliat Is a
tho samo applies to tho
iu plain figures,
tt Furniture Boom.
May 1st oastorn manufacturers ad
vanced tho price of f urnituro. We an
tisipated tho advanco nnd secured a car
load of goods. -""""
This car will arrivo about May 25th.
Wo guarantee to savo you money.
Wo make tho prico and lead all com
petition. New Idea Patterns.
This Is a now department and Is prov
ing a great success.
New Idea Patterns guaranteed tho
Our polioy in all business is tho best
for tho least money.
NEW IDEA PATTERNS at 10c for
all sizes and all styles enables us to
agalu fulfill tho.polioy.
Wo mark all goods
ono prico to an.
Wo buy and sell for ensh, that means
at least a 15 por cont saving. Wo givo
you tho benefit.
Dress goods in all tho latest novelties
henriottas, aorges, cropons, covert cloth,
etc. at 10c to 81.50 por yard.
Shirt Waist Material.
Wo are showing tho newest novelties
in this stock. Values! Yes, every ono
of them. Why? Again we say. BUY
ING AND SELLING FOR OASU. Wo
are now showing our second largo in
voice in these goods. The line com
prises picretines, percales, plain colors
and tanoies, fancy percales, silk finish
calicoes, English shirting, piquos in
,, colors and whlto, corded gingham, fancy
French gingham, etc., at Go to 25c por
Got our special prices on Quoonsware.
We are closing out soveral patterns in
ordor to mako, room for new goods.
7 pounds fancy navy beans, 25c.
8 bars White Russian Soap, 26c.
0 bars Santa Clans Soap, 25c.
10 bars Fern Soap,25o.
8 ono pound barssonp, 25o.
1 gallon pall syrup, llnest quality, 35o
15 pounds No. 1 Grnuulatod sugar,.81.
Second grade, tho kind handled bv
many dealers, 83.45 por cwt.
Wo also entry Fancy cookies, Low
noy's caudles, vegetables, nuts, hud,
nnd nil articles that coinprlsn n tlrst
class grocory stock. Wo guaranteo tho
freshest stook. If you nro not satislicd
bring back your purchase
Apron Chocks 3c to Oc.
Fancies from 80 to 25c.
The largost assortment of tablo linen
ever shown in Red Clo.ud.
Linen finish damask 18o to 30c.
All llnon 40o to $1.75.
All linen napkins from 75c to 95.00
Extra values in spreads at GOc, 00c,
$1.00, $1.40 and up to $3.50.
Soo our special No. G500 fringod quilt.
A very handsome pieco of goods, suro
Plaids and chocks, 5c.
Othor grades to 15c.
Southern Stlk, tho best values, 80.
Regular Ranchman's black or blue, 12)0
Ranchman's seconds, lOo.
Ladies Muslin Underwear.
Special clearing sale on tho entire
stook. Rapid selling has broken lines.
We place them an sale nt special prices.
Why pay $30 to $45 for a sowing ma
chine whon you can got a machino
guaranteed to have no peer on tho mar
ket for $25.
Wo sell direct from the factory. An
agent offers you $5 to $10 for your old
machino and asks a$25 to $35 diffaronce.
Wo sell you tho machino for $20, and
you may bo ablo to got $5 for your old
SPOT CASH PRICES.
3 drawor Vindex, high arm ... .$15 50
5 drawer Vindex, high arm.... 1G 50
5 drawer Vindex, drop bead.... 20 00
5 drawer Field, high arm 20 00
5 drawer Fiold, drop head 25 00
A full set of attachments with each
machino. Guaranteed tho best. All
machines oak finished case.
A strictly up-to-dato high grade bi
cycle, Morgan & Wright tires, Sholby
tubing, Brown saddle, seat post and
handlo bars expander, two piece crank
hanger, Indiana chains at $25.
Miner Bros., Red Cloud, Nebr.
Cheap Tickets to California.
Tho lowest rates of tho year arc
thoso which tho Burlington routo will
make lato in Juno nud early in July,
fjr tho annual mooting of tho National
Educational Association, nt Los Ange
les. Liberal roturu limits and stop
Tho coolest routo to tho coast is
through Denver and Salt Lako City.
Go that way and for a day and a night
you rido through tho Wonderland of
tho World past canons, mountains,
rivers, waterfalls, and landscnpos gay
Information nndCalifornla llteraturn
on request. J. Francis, Gonornl Pas-
songor Agont, Omaha Nob.
I had a little boy who was nearly
dond from nn attack of whooping
couch. My nolKhbors recommended
Chamberlain's cough Remedy. I did
not think that any medicine would
holp him, but after giving him a fow
doses of that tomedy 1 noticed an im
provement, and one bottlo cured him
entirely. It is tho best cough medicino
I ever had in tho uouso. J. u. (iooke,
South Burgettstown, Pa. For salo by
H. E. Grico.
ToJCure a Cold in One Day.
Tako Laxative Bromo Quinine Tab
lota. All druggists refund money if it
fails to cure. 25c. The gouuiuohas
L. B. Q. on each tablet.
after you havo concluded that your
colTeo docs not ngreo with you. It Is
not a medicino but doctors order It, bo
causo it is healthful, invigorating and
appetizing. It is mado from pure
grains and has that rich seal brown
color, and tastes llko tho finest grades
of coffco and costs about ono fourth as
much. Children thrivo ou it becauso
It Is n genuino food driuk containing
nothing but nourishment. 15 and 25o
Little, neglected scratches ami
wounds frequently result in blood-poisoning.
Hotter hcnl them quick with
DoWitt's Witch Hazel Salvo, a
thoroughly nntl-soptio application vith
n record of always 1 curing piles,
old ulcers, sores, cuts, wounds and
skiu diseases. '3. L. Cottlne;.
Rogular examinations for porsons
desiring to tench in Webstar county
are hold in tho superintendent's otllco
nt Red Cloud, the third Saturday In
Eva J. Case, County Supt.
Examinations for pupils of countv
schools who wish to tako advantage of
tho now high school law will bo bald
at Guldo Rook, May 25, 1808; Bluo Hill
May Ulst, 1890; Rod Cloud, July 31st,
1800. Examinations bogin at 0 a.m.
Eva J. Cask,
County Supt. of Schools.
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Big Bargains in Choice Farms.
I havo for sale within two miles of
Red Cloud about 1000 acres choico im
proved farms 6f 80 acres or moro, very
cheap on favorable tofms. Thcso lands
must bo sold regardless of prlco. Como
nud see mo for bargnius tu land.
F E. Goiim:.
mm A i
is a liniment for expectant mothers
to use externally. It softens the muscles
and causes them to expand without dis
comfort. If used during most of the period
jof pregnancy there will be no morning
sickness, no rising breasts, no headache.
When baby Is bom there will be little
pain, no danger, and labor will be short
and easy. 1 a bottle at drugRists.
Send for a Freb copv of our illustrated
book about Mother's Friend.
The Bradfield Regulator Co., Atlanta, Ga.
I am positive I would not be
living today but for your
wonderful remedy, Dr. Miles
Heart Cure. I had heart dis
ease four years and doctors
failed to help me. When I be
gan taking this remedy I was
unfit for anything, but for six
months I have felt perfectly
Well. Mr.. Martin Wgldrorf.
E, Qrarid Forks, Minn.
Uohl by nil (Iruk'ulsts on guarantee
tlrst boitlii liuiii'Uts or mouuy back.
1 norvs sent freo,
Dr, Miles Medical Company, Elkhart, Ind.
It is truo we soil all kinds
of shoos Men's, Women's
AND CniLDUEN8. Wo SOU
all styles of each of these
kinds. But each shoo is
mado In a factory dovoted
exclusively to tho making
of that particular kind.
This is why our shoes aro
far superior to many others
that soil for a much higher
prico. It also insures tho
wearer 01 guniug mu vury
best material and workman
ship as well as tho latest
Oar foot Form Shoes
aro tho talk ol tho town and wo fully
guarantoo ovory pair or your
money back if you want It.
BERG- - & - SMITH,
REl'AIUINO well done.
25000 IN USE.
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Famous ohio GUiiTiVMOH
THAT ALL TRY TO IMITATE. FOR SALE BY
JOHN . CHAFFIN,
BTTORNBY - HT - LRW,
Will continue to practice In Dlttrlct. Supreme
nnil Federal Courts,
Office Ovkk Mizr.it's Stoke, Oi'EUA
notary pudlio in offioe,
THAN ANYONE. CALL AND HP. CONVINCED BEFORE BUYING.
F. V. TAYLOR,
The Fomttur e (Dan
IS STILL DOING BUSINES8 AT THE OLD STAND.
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