The Red Cloud chief. (Red Cloud, Webster Co., Neb.) 1873-1923, January 15, 1904, Image 1

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VOLUME XXXJE.
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MINER BROS.,
Red Cloud, Neb.
Store News from the "Bfe Store"
CLOAKS.
Every garment marked in plain figures. When
we advertise 1-4'or 1-3 off, that is what we mean.
Prices are not raised for the occasion, but remain
at the same price marked earlier in the season.
During balance of January we give 1-3 off on every
article in our stock.
lff Garment ?rO-$?s? Garment $4 912 Garment 98
5 last season's garments at 1-3 of their marked
price, or $21 garment for $7, a $12 garment for $4.
EMBROIDERIES.
4 yard pieces Embroideries, splendid values. This lot con
tains many sett. Embroideries in this lot vary in price from
10c to .'Wc yard. By the piece only, special price, 38c.
WAISTING.
27-inch Mercerized Wnlstlng in plain and fancy weaves, in
Panama, Etumines. Voiles, Madrases, Challios, Oxfords, etc.
Instead of 81.2.1, price now t5c
Instead of 81.00, price now SOc
Instead of 7rc, price now 55c
Instead of 00c, price now 45c
Instead of 50c, price now 40c
Instead of IKo, price now 23c
FLANNELETTES.
For Waists, Kimonos, Wrappers, otc. Somo splendid values.
18c grade 15c
15u grade 12 1-2C
12c grade 9c
HOSIERY.
Somo big values in HONEST HOSIERY.
Cowboy, splendid heavy ribbed Hose, very
good for school use 15 and 20c
A goodvaluo in Ladles' fleece llued 12 l-2c
DRESS GOODS.
Somo big values in colored novelties at 25, 30, 40c.
Brillnntiue Is a very fashlonablo cloth lor spring. A big lino
at 50c, 70c, SI, 1.50, $1.75 por yard.
Broadcloth Suiting, 51 mchos wide, at 90c, $1,25 und $1,50
P 38-iuch Zlbllono, Venetians, Meltons, etc., 50, CO, 70c, por yd.
"Satisfaction or
MINER
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DUTCH FLAT.
Charles Tin oikniot ton is much im
proved In the liwt couplo of wiokp, and
may ho still keep on improving is tho
wish of all hisfiiunds
Thomns Brown, an old sottlir of
Logan township, Is back among tho
old nolRhora for a Wt. To Ju lg from
Appearance's tho world has bioo kind
to him. Ho lopoitsWm. Luwis and
family well and prospering, which
thoir friends will bo pleased to learn.
Breaking colts or wild horsos is a
thing of tno past, tho horses being
very easily bundled and provu to bo of
excollont quality.
A number of our young people nt-
tended tho Davis Frnssior wedding on
Sunday. We wish tho young couplo a
ong and happy life, as thny ate among
the esteemed of our joung friends.
Mr. Iloughtallng Ip somewhat Im
proved in health.
WALNUT CREEK.
Many of tho farmers are busy hauling
corn to markot.
Mr.-riold bad teams hauling corn
from Mfis. Marton's last week.
Mootinge will bo held at No. 3 this
week.
'J. O.Holcorob Is recovering from tho
rheumatism and is quite himself again.
' Newman Jones, who has been visit
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money bat-ck."
BROS.
ing witlj relatives at.McCook, returned
Immu Monday.
Mrs. John Sutton and Mrs. Arneson
visited nt Mts. Will Uosoneruns' last
Thursday.
Frank Cotilson bought a lino team
from Eimtr Robinson; consideration
$2r,o.
LESTER.
Mrs. Charles Fi'hbui eiitorlniued tho
Bichclor Girls club 'J'uesday evtning.
Muido Miller rutin tied Sunday fiom
a visit with fikmU in luavale.
Ed Raster Im moved with his fnmily
to the farm which ho recently put
chased of Ed McCuno.
The now Farn ors Mutual tolophone
liuo is nunring completion.
Mother Gray's Sweet Powders for Children.
Successfully used by Mother Gray,
nurse in the Children's Homo in New
York, cure feverishnes?, bad stomach,
teothing disorders, iriovo and regulato
tho bowels and destroy worms. Over
30,000 testimonials. They nevor fail.
At all druggists, 25o. Sample free. Ad
dross Allen S. Olmsted, Lo Roy, N. Y.
12 4.
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To Cure A Cold In One Day.
Take Laxative Bromo Qulniuo Tab
lots. All druggists refund the money
if it fulls to cure. E. W. Grove's signa
ture id on each box. 25.,
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I?ED CLOUD, X73URASKA, JANUAllY 15, 15)0-1,
STILLWATER.
Davit Flshol hnulod a lond of Roods
to Cowles for (). O. .Miller, Monday.
J It and Win. Crozicr and Will
Cling delivered cattle to Mt. Clniu
Thursday.
( M Albin and wifo wiro trading
in Ited Cloud Saturday.
Itov Hutchiu's, who hns lately taken
cbargo of Cow hs circuit, prouchul ut
Eokley Sunday at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p
niM and will preach ovcry alturnato
Sunday hereafter.
Mr. Sliaw of N'urknlls county was
hauliug cobs up to Mrs. Carswull'd
Tuesday. Peoplo expect t hear the
wtddiug bolls soon.
O. O. Mil'or loaded his car Tuesday
and stated for Sheridan county Kuns.,
whero ho will mike his futuro home.
His wifo nud family will follow him
later.
G. A. Wells has biutjht an intorest
in the hardware storo in Cowles and
will move his family to Cowles as
soon as he can get a house.
Died At the family residenco on
Sunday at 10 a m., Jan. 10, after a
lingering Dines, Isaac Taylor. Mr.
Tay'or was an old soldier, having
served his country io the Civil war,
and was also an old resident of Web
ster county, settling on a homestead
near where the town of Rosemont
cow stands, in the early 70i. The
funeral services were conducted by
Elder Headly of Guide Rook, after
which the remains were laid to rest in
the Ranney cemetery, about six miles
east of Blue Hill.
STATE CREEK.
Thore is n largo number of catllo be
ing fed near heio.
The Mountford Bros, hauled off hogs
lately at 81 20.
Corn is being sold in Red Cloud for
25 and 27 cents and also to the feeders.
Land values in this neigbboihood
havo inci eased rcmarkab y in recent
years. A few years ago ono could buy
an unimproved 80 or 100 acres for 5
to $8 per acre. The increase in value
is shown by somo locent transaction
in fat m lands. Mr. Maynard sold 580
acres at 830 per acre, or 810.0QO; Mr.
Rocher sold 100 acres for 83,000; Oscar
Provalt got 84000 for u quar'.er section
and H. Henry i of mod 85000 for his
quarter. A suoit description of this
pint of tho country may bo of somo
service to strangets. The land is high
and well watered by numirous crooks
which How into tho Republican river.
Corn, rye. wheat, oats, millet, cane,
I; ft Mr corn and alfalfa all maku good
crop", and ihcro is considerable lin
young timber. Alfalfa makos about
two tons per ncre, and can bo mowed
from two to four times each sensuii.
Hoises and cittlo can livo on it, whilo
hogs do better on It that on tho clover
of eastern stittts. Hogs can bo fed out
on alfalfa and corn much better than
ou corn alone nud are not so liable to
disease. Corn makes 50 to CO bushels
per aero, though tho soil is uot so wo 1
adapted to the smaller grains. No ono
over saw liner melons and potatoes
than ate grown horo.
LINE.
Mrs S. C. SIiuok. who h is boon under
tho doctor's caro for somo time, is nolo
to bo around again.
Will Aubushon is going to Dutch
Flat lo niuko that neighborhood his
home.
John Boauchnmp was tho guest of S.
C. Shuck last week.
J. E. Fox made a business trip to
Garfield this weok.
Tho Aubushon bojs shellod core for
Will Dahlon Saturday.
Miss Mabel Noblo of Walnut Creek
was the guost of Mr. and Mrs. Frank
Van Dyko Tuesday.
Will Dahlon hauled corn to May
nard's tauch Monday.
Master Ray Shtiok is attending
school at Pleasant Dalo,
Will Galbraith finished husking corn
for Charles Collins this weok.
A burglar entered tbo homo of John
Rooher, on Penny creok, ono night
last week, and stolo a new suit of
tjtaesr " t-
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o'.ot bos, valued at $15, and, smuo
otlur artlulrs No ohm to ttiu identity
of the thiol him yet boon found.
William Il'Hcnoians is talking of ro
iug to Illinois to livo.
BLADEN.
1). O Itnnnott is having tho founda
tion laid for hU new rusilouco.
Mrs. William Snarls is visiting nt
R'iroii tills woik.
II. L. Boyd nnd family aro moving
into tho.D. P. Kitnmcl property.
Floyd Williams returned from
Omaha last M nidny ovonlng, whom ho
has boen lenrning the burlier trade.
Kev. Wolf is hold protracted moot
ings at tho M. E. church this week.
Mr. and Mrs. Will Bonnott and W.
11. Hoffman drovo to Blue Hill Wednes
day. Wayno Rood and family visited at
tho home nf Fred Reed last Sunday.
Mrs. J. W. McCoy is roportcd to bo
on the sick list.
H. B Boyd and wife drovo to Rod
Cloud Tuesday.
Elmer McCoy wont to St. Joo with a
load of cattle Tuesday.
William Morrow It-ft Wednesday for
a trip through Arkansas.
Dr. Weman drove to Blue Hill Sun
day. E. Reed drove to Campbell Wednes
day. D. Roullor of Campbell was in
Bladen on business Wednesday.
Miss Bertlo Woodsido was a Red
Cloud visitor ono day this woek.
GUIDE ROCK.
Tuesday evening after tho business
session of tho lodgo bad closed, tho
Degioo of Honor lodgo installed
oflh-ors. After tho installation cere
monies a banquet was served to tho
members aud a few invited guests.
R. S. Denny is sick.
Mrs. Doudua is reported on tho sick
list.
N. M. Doudna and R. S. Proudiit
were in Superior the lirst of tho week.
Miss Ethel Burr has returned to her
homo in Illinois.
Mrs. Howell is ill with tho grip.
Mrs. A. Guv nnd Mrs. Virreil of
Eukley and Mrs. Clias. Guy and Mrs.
A. J. I la) ps spent Wedesday with Mrs.
Camel!.
Mis. Proudiit attended tho E.istirn
Star mooting at Rod Cloud Monday.
Dr. Bradshaw of Superior visited in
Guide Rock Sunday.
WILLOW CREEK.
MANiTOHA.
Mrs. Bnibaker andeistnr, Mrs. M C.
Jackson, returned last Tuesday from
Old, Neb , after a pleasant visit.
Mrs. Jitko Lacey Is on tho sick lift..
Wnrreu Edson anl wife and Mr.
Iloyt and wifo visited at Jako Lituoj's
last Thursday.
. Miss Nellie Bon is spending the woek
vUiting old neighbors ou Ponny creok.
Chnrely Brubaker and his nopbov,
Dock McPiieelers, aro building a barn
for Mr. Sallzmati.
Miss Minnie Harrington v lilted with
Mits Nellie Boa lust Tuesdny.
Mrs. Clio. Laltti and Mrs. Allen
Carpenter wero pleasant callers last
Friday.
Harry Brubaker lost ono of his fine
drivers last week.
GARFIELD.
Claronco and Com Reed visited Mrs.
Reed's parents last Mondav.
S. C. Munger nnd wifo visited with
Mrs. Emma Smith last Tuesday.
Arthur Shipmun has purchasod a
part of tho old Martin farm and is now
stocking it with hogs,
Howard Dow has bought a pony from
Llewellyn Kin.
Tho reception given by Miss Blancho
McCartney last Tuesday night to tho
members of hor Sunday school cluss
was a dooided success. Tho young
people enjoyod themselves hugely un
til a late hour and each ono was pre
sented with a souvenir to coaimomo
rate the occasion.
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CROPS ARE BIGGER.
Farming on Scientific Principle
Proving of Value. ,.
iBpnrlut R.ialt. of Carp fa I Inrctl
Itatlun by Government ISxpertB
Growth tn the Cora
States.
Not bo many yearn back It was the de
light of the granger and tho para
grapher alike to poko gentle fun at tb(
"scientific farmer." As a patron of hus
bandry ho was alleged to bo Id doubt
:oncornlng the proper timo to plant en
illago and he was urged to Invent nut
f his wisdom a process for tho dehorn
ing of hydraulic rams, says the New
York Mall and Express.
Wo have heard less of these pleasan
tries as the years have added proof ol
tho practical adantage accruing to the
farmer from the scientific Investiga
tions carried on ejstcniatk'ally by tin
government or sporadically by tin
ihemlst and amateur of agriculture
Tho latest and most important result ol
this activity Is brlrlly announced by
Prof. I. O. Holi!rn, of the Amos nerl
-lt'inl (oHcrii lu three words: "1
-jviry n.nair In the doui jrcat in
states give a few winter ovenl..gs to tin
task and 480,000,000 bushels will hi
added to the annual crop of tho con.
jolt."
Prof, llolden does not ask for an In
crease of tho 48,0000,000 ncrfs In the
socn states which grew each otcr 100,
DOO.OOO bushels of corn In 1002 namely
llllncls, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Mis
lourl, Indiana and Ohio he docH not
propose any form or method of an ciii
f :uIturo; he simply n?surcH results to tht
farmer who will p'.nnt 100 "live" ker
nels of corn In every 30 hills. Very sim
ple, yet altogether new, tho farmers
throughout Iowa hao listened to till!
ldvlce, and they are reported as belnj:
"convince! tint for onco a professor In
in agricultural collego has a reform
that Is thoroughly practical."
To find out how much the farmers ol
tho state wero annually losing by not
planting corn properly, Prof. Holden
last year sent 1,000 litters to nil parts
of Iowa asking tho number of stalkn in
pnch hill In cornfields. Ho found that
tho "stand" was but 75 per cent, of w hat
ho had demonstrated will pioduco the
largest yield, In making hln tables he
counted cither three or four stalks as
a 100 per cent, stand. For ten years the
average yield of corn in Iowa has bean
approximately 35 bushels to tho acre.
Such a )i,-fi vlth a 70 per crnt. Etnnd
the avrragr In it nurrlur of jnrr. wnuli'
become r0 bushels v. lth a 100 per cent,
btand.
Pi of. Holden put his theory to the
test last year, planting several thou
sand acres with seed sorted by hand and
through planters carefully adjusted to
drop the proper cumber of kernels.
Previous! the best yield was 58 bushels
an acre. Last year the average yield
was 72 bushels. Of the gain, 80 per cent,
is estimated to bo due to tho stand and
20 per cent, to tho superior germinating
power of the seed. In the experimental
fields under Prof. Holden's control the
yield has never been less than (0 bush
els an acre since 1896.
There Is something fine anrV tangible
In this; something to avraVn the ad-
mmftmaW , itffi ' 4trW
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miration of the hornyhandad son of
toil, who may still distrust th learning
of the coll physicist, but whose common
sense is allv. to th fact that It pays to
it up a few winter night and sort
grains of corn, when, If done every
where In the bolt, the result will add
480,000,000 bushels to the crop, or, about
8144,000,000 to the farmers' bank ac
count. nirda Eatlnet In "wltaerland.
Last year the Bwlss government gave
the cantons 10,000 francs ($1,930) for
the destruction of noxious animals. Tho
sum spont in the cantons for this pur
pose was 4,000 franca ($772). Seventy
two otters, 188 heronB and 303 crows
were destroyed. In tho list published
some years before we see the kingfisher,
the water blackbird, tbo grebe and the
fish eagle, but It would appear that these
birds are now extinct In Switzerland.
Matter ot Orthosraphr.
"Some ttmo ago," said the skeptical
boarder, "I consulted a fortune-teller
who Informed that a wave of prosperity
was coming my way."
"Well?" queried the human interro
gation point at the end of the mahog
any. "It showed up, all right," continued
the s. b., "but the old girl's orthography
was a trifle lnmo. It should havo beon
spelled 'waive.' "Chicago Dally Now s.
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WEAKNESS
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to nny doctor' raodlctno I ever used
and I rnour uhoroof I speak. I suf
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merntruallon vriilah completely pros
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my back and stdoa nnd J would havo
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good quilltieo.
Treasurer, Portland Economic League
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