The McCook tribune. (McCook, Neb.) 1886-1936, February 24, 1910, Image 1

Below is the OCR text representation for this newspapers page. It is also available as plain text as well as XML.

My Property On Lower
Main Avenue
3000 One third Cash
Balance on Easy Terms
Write For Particulars to
2322 Walrond Avenue
Kansas City Mo
Christian SciKNCE Subject for 27th
Jbxist Jesus
Morning subject Paul at Philippi
Morning subject Jtalousy
At 8 p in there will he a union moi t
Sojrat tho Methodist chinch Rev C
If Lewis General Spcrotary of tho State
Sunday School Association will ijive the
address at that timo He is a splendid
speaker and we invite everybody to at
teaten service are being held every
Thursday evoiing at eiyht oclock in
Xh German Ev Lutheran church on
Stb street east
Et seems from the reports of several
influential farmers who have been to see
tts lately that the prairie dog pest is
jetting worse and worse all the time
These farmers are WBging a destructive
trar on these little destroying animals
poisoning them with a preparation reo
ommended by tho U S Government ex
periment Btation
We have obtained a copy of the recipe
for preparing this poison also the direc
tions for using it Anyone wishing to
ioia in the war against prairie dogs can
obtain valuable information along that
Sue free at our store
C R Woodwortb Druggist
Some Staple Prices
Simpsons prints 5c the best Best
tabic oilcloth 15c American A 2 bu
Sraln bags 23c Best apron gingham
JjSc Unbleached muslins 5c 7c
10c Bleached muslins 5c to 12c 9--quarter-wide
bleached sheetings 25c
Meas blue denim overalls and jackets
39c each A heavier grade G9c each
Boys double front and double at over
alls 39c Rompers 39c We mean busi
ness We make business The Thomp
soa D G Co One price plain figures
eash only
Buy the Giant Cleaner
Tt perfectly cleans dresses draperies
rags carpets etc J G Stokes is local
agent He will demonstrate tho cleaner
and deliver
Money to Loan
Tit low rate of interest on well improved
Sarms occupied by the owner
J E Kelley McCook Neb
Whittaker Gray room 3 Masonic
temple McCook Nebraska 25 tf
A photo valentine would have been
an appropriate gift If it did not occur
to you in time better see Kimmell right
away about getting some easter photos
ken First door uorth of Commercial
hotel Phone red 428
For Rent The National hotel Mc
Cook Nebraska For particulars see
-or write C G Bosworth Prop
Wednesday Night March 2
Typewriter ribbons papis etc of
-sale at The Tribune office
McConnells Balsam cures coughs
j After the Show or Dance
Hot Chocolate and Sandwiches
Has been Busy
Rev Gustav Heiikelmann has been
busy with homo missionary work late
ly On the loth and 10th iu Sedgwick
Colt whory tie baptized 3 confirmed 1
and administered the Lords bupper to
44 On 18 h ho vvim in Allttiuiv
XStit baptizing preaching tin re I
i tie 19 h found It ltd in EJfiiiofiifS I
preaching on JMimiay ho pnaclied in
tbo Presbieiinu cturch of that city
continuing 2 and btpnzni 2 be prracu
ed morning ari rtioon and evening hem
Monday fuuud turn la scwUnilutl Neb
dulllg nulllt visiting
At Temple Theatre Monday Feb 2-
Dk B b KoLLhU
Dit Frank Ducijay Geo G on
Dr Rjllt r ihmh auu th Jetfrits
Goteh UumbuiHim iInle Dr IJucray
is Irom our tilatw Uuiiisiy nuuGturne
Giou is one of the bepu heavy heights in
the Went
People who enjoy su jh contest should
not fail to nee t m
Prices 50j 75 81 00 St 50
Stockholders Meeting
There will be a meeting of the stock
holders of the McCook Driving Park
association in the cigar store of W E
Hart Wednesday evening March 2nd
at 830 for the purpose of electing offi
cers for the ensuing year and the trans
action of any other business that may
come before tho meeting
Attest C B Gray Elmer Kay
Secretary President
Indifferent Success
Hillmans Ideal Stock Co played in
the Temple Monday Tuesday and Wed
nesday eveninus with but rather in
different success The company is
strong and their offerings were above
average but they failed to strike the
publics taste for comedy etc
If You Get It Charged
it may be satisfactory to you to give 3
for a Stetson you get hat and time but
if you have the cash gefcjthe Stetson hat
from us for 369 Others at 8150 82
and S250 The Thompson D G Co
Utmost value
Monday February 28
Greatest Wrestling Match of the sea
Prices 50c 75c 8 00 150
are troublesome at the best Often they
lead to serious complications and there
fore should not be neglected You will
find our cough cure effective
A McMillen Druggist
Only 55c
a peck for large juicy and sweet Sun
kist navel oranges
J A Wilcox Son
John Cashen Auctioneer
ndianola Nebr Dates bookod at Mc
Cook National bank
Farm Loans
Optional payments No cash com
mission required P S H Eaton
Straw For Sale
Both wheat and barley straw Pnone
cherry 1651 Dave Deveny
For Sale
Property with 8 room modern house
at 412 6th street east
Money To Loan On Farms
See Rozell Sons at clothing store
A McMillen prescription druggist
Everything in drugs McConnell
Feed of all kinds baled hay etc at
McCook Flour and Feed Store
Wednesday Night March 2
At the Intermission iu Temple theatre
building for the Judge Norris 10c cigar
and Novum Templum 5c smoke
We have the Wedding Breakfast
syrup to go with the coffee at
I am agent for the Spirella corset
Ladies desiring to purchase one will find
me at 504 west 3rd street Phone red
136 Thulia Molindeb
Did you see a style or finish of photo
somewhere that struck you aB just what
troubles to Kim
you wanted Tell your
mell and he will make you something
as good if not better First door north
of the Commercial hotel Phone red 428
Tho word proposition has fallen heir
to the unreasonable and unwarranted
popularity for long enjoyed by the word
thing Both words are being used to
describe the whole realm of mans im
agination Incidentally they add to
fluency if they do cot encourage ele
gance and exactness of descriptive
f SS9
McCook Lodge No 42 Scored Another
Social Success Saturday Night
Music by Pythian Ochestra Panama
Canal Pictures Vocal Music
Addresses Toass Make a
Delightful Event
One of thrt most notable social affiirs
in the tiitor if M Coik Lodpn No 42
Knights of Pythias wn realized last
Saturday evininif in their celeW utiou of
the 46 h pi no 1 or anniversary of their
pplemliri ordt r which is hero so finely
About 1C0 knights members of their
familiiH and guests participated in the
c debration which uptned following
several enlivening numbers by the Pyth
ian orchestra of ten piece with the
reading of tho annual greeting address
of tho grand chancellor an inspiring
presentation of Pythianism
Miss E sie Campbell offered a vocal
solo wih her uual t ITectiveness
That masterful old pagan philosopher
Pythagoras was the subject of a thought
ful address by J F Forbes
A lnrge number of most interesting
pictures were then thrown on the can
vas illustrating the Isthmus and Pana
ma Canal These slides are the property
of Conurestmau G W Norris tomo of
the pictur s being taken by him in per
son during a visit to the canal zne H
U Rosebush projected them with bis
fine lantern and Mr Cone delivered the
letter presd description They were great
ly enj yed
Fuilowing several selections by the or
chestra tho assemblage proceeded to
the banquet hall aud negotiated an ap
petizing sproad such as the boys
kaow so well how to cater Beautiful
bouquets of white and red carnations
were the decorative elements in tho af
fair besides the order colors were indi
cated in some of the viands done in
blue red and orange
A brief post prandinl effort closed
what will long leave a happy memory
with all present
Mrs U D Ritchie spoke in encour
nging tones and diction of the recently
organized Pythian Sisterhood Mr
Kimmell gave a brief historical sketch
of the organization institution of the
order etc twenty five years ago and
Mr C A Rodgers gave a short talk on
the lodge as at present manifesting its
tenets and activities in this city
I is interesting to note iu this con
nection too that the silwr anniversary
of McCook lodge occurs this summer or
A Barnett Gives Handsome Medals
A Barnett has offered a handsome
gold and silver medal to be awarded as
first and second prizes for declamatory
contest work in the high school Eleven
young people in tho high school are
working hard on their selections The
contest will probably be given about
March 26 The winner in addition to
tho gold medal will represent McCook
High school in the Southwest Nebraska
High School Declamatory Contest at
Alma April 8
of spring house cleaning is hovering
about you like an ugly little shadow
just fifteen minutes spent in looking
over our beautiful new wall papers will
banish it and cause you to look for
ward to the new bright walls with the
keenest pleasure Call now while the
assortment is complete
L W McConnell Drupgist
To My Friends
I wish to take this way of thanking
all my friends for their assistance in the
voting contest which won for me the
beautiful watch Clara Burton
old Trusty Incubators
for sale at the McCook Hardware Cos
store price 5980 for 100 egg machine
Right now is the time to buy
Remember if there is any error about
your subscription credit this office will
be most prompt and willing to correct
it We only want what is justly and
really due us No more
For sale at a sacrifice if taken soon
my residence Hot water beat modern
Investigate this bargain F S Wilcox
Ed Walters commenced work on a
five room cottage for C L Bunstock
this week
Wednesday Night March 2
A F A M Meeting
Regular meeting of McCook Lodge
No 135 AF A M Tuesday March 1
at S p m Work in F C degree
By Order of the W M
C L Fahnestock Secy
I Declamatory Contest
About March 28tb there will be a
i declamatory contest between members
of the McCook high school for hand
some medals For Borne timo prepara
tions have been going on by a number
of pupils under compete it assistance
for this event which is anticipated with
no little interest
The medals nrj handsome and valu
able the gift of Albert Barnett mem
ber of the board of education One is
a gold medal the other is of silver
The inners in this contest will rep
resent McCook in the district conttst to
be held in Aln a in April during the
meeting of tho Southwestern Nebraska
Eaucaiional association meeting
More interest is being shown in de
bating and declamatory contests in this
city and section of the state than ever
b fore and the McCook high school ox
p ots to bo at the front in tho matter
Paul Anton Remarries
Paul Anton and Mrs Delia Gilmoro
Kendrick both of McCook were mar
ried at the office of the county judgo on
Monday February 14th They left
the same night for a western trip Tren
ton Leader
Paul Anton and Delia Giimore Kend
rick both of McCook were united in
the holy bonds of wedlock by Judge
John M Williams at bis office Monday
February 14th Trenton Register 18tb
Mr and Mrs Anton arrived home
last Thursday from their honeymoon
in Denver and have gone to housekeep
ing in the Everist residence on corner of
and 1st street east
A complete manicure outfit costs but
little and it is a satisfaction to be ablo
at any time to give your own hands at
We carry a full assortment of the
latest manicure utensils and also the
various reparations made by leading
manicure specialists
L W McConnell Druggist
File Claims fur Damages
The city is now brought face to face
jyith the consideration of several claims
for damages as a result of the recently
completed viaduct at foot of 6th st east
The claims filed alreaCtgregate 4 600
and are as follows James Shepherd
1000 Maria E Simmons 100 Lulu
Easton 1000 Minnie Snyder 700
Jacob Frank 600 N J Johnson 400
L C Blount 400
No action has yet been taken in the
This is the time of year to begin get
ting that team of horses in goodshape
for spring work 50c or 100 spent on
them now will enable you to get a great
deal more of labor out of them later
We have several brands of stock fnod
and condition powder also a big supply
of other veterinary remedies
Remember us when you come to town
Woodwokth Druggist
RGWland Hartman Wedding-
Mr Thayer E Rowland and Mis3
Jessie E Ilartman were united in mar
riage Tuesday Washingtons birthday
by Rev Francis E lams at tlm Baptist
parsonage The groom is employed in
the Burlington shops here They will
make their homo in East McCook
Get one of the those
Ice Cream Cones
Crisp and sweet be
tween acts at the
Always prompt service
Cream Separators
The Sharpies Blue Bell and Domo
any one of them will pay for itself with
in one year by saving what you waste
McCook Hardware Co
Hay For Sale
Loose wild and baled hay and alfalfa
hay for sale Ed Flitcraft phone ced
ar 3682
Wednesday Night March 2
Pierced Brass Materials and outfits
L W McConnell Druggist
Dont forget Nyals Beef Iron and
Wine Tones up people when they are
all run down 100 per bottle Six for
5 00 at
Woodworths Drugstore
Why make boys waists We can sell
them cheaper than you can make them
Best percales stripes checks and fig
ures 50c to 100
C L DeGroff Co
mccook red willow county Nebraska Thursday evening February 24 1910
Annual Sunday School Convention
Tho annual Sunday School convention
frr Red Willow county will bo hold in
McCook on February 27th and 28th
Baptist Church Sunday 27th
230 Opening service
Invocation Rev Baynu
300 Address by Rev C II Lewis of
Lincoln General Secretary
345 Address by Miss Margaret E
Brown State Elementary Supt
Methodist Church Evening Sorvico
800 Opening Service
Invocation by Rov lams
815 Adorosses by Rev C II Lewis
and Miss Margaret E Brown
Congregational Church Monday 28
900 Song and Praise service led by
Mr Howe
930 Report of officers
1030 Adresses by Rov Lewis and
Miss Brown
Afternoon Service
200 Business reports of committees
election of oilicers
245 Adress by Rev Lewis
330 A dross by Miss Brown
Union Temperance Meeting-
The Methodist Baptist and Congre
gational people united Sunday evening
lait in a temperance meeting at the
Co gregational church with Rev lams
of the Baptist hnrch as speaker of tho
evening He gave a Christian citizens
view point of the liquor question
The meeting was well attended and
an interest and sympathy iudicutcd
which make it clear that temperance
sentiment is growing in this city that
the inroads of intemperance are being
more rationally and determinedly oppos
ed by Christians
Debate Trenton Saturday Night
The McCook High school will bold a
contest debate with the Trenton High
school at Trenton on Saturday night
The question is Resolved That labor
unions are on the whole beneficial
This is the first of a series of debates to
pick out the champion debating team of
Southwest Nebraska Adaline Koller
Ray Scott and Helen Schwab will rep
resent McCook with LoRene Calhoun
and Joseph Moore as alternates Quite
a crowd is going up from McCook
Pierced Brass Art Work
Art brass is becoming very popular
furnishing individual and artistic art
icles for the home office and gifts
So Easily Done
So Very Effective
Most beautiful and dainty candle and
lamp shades necktie racks vases
whisk holders waste paper baskets etc
We also have the bras3 work outfits
L W McConnell Druggist
McCook Team Lost Decision
In the debate at Wray Colorado last
Saturday evening between the McCook
i High School Debating team and the Yu
i ma County High School Debating team
the locals lost the decision
j Their next debate will be with Tren
j ton next Saturday evening on the same
subject Resolved That a a whole
i labor unions are beneficial
i Better fortune to them
The Price of Speculation
It is conservatively estimated by qual
ified individuals that in years or
longer of McCcoks existence specula
tion in various forms aud most of the
speculation might well be otherwise
spelled has cost this city easily half a
million dollars
The assessed valuation of McCook
real and personal is 616621
Were Well Patronized
The ladies of the Aid society of the
Me hodist church were given a liberal
patronage of their excellent Washing
tons Birthday dinner aud supper Tues
day Their baz iar was also remembered
with quite open pocket books These
annual dinner supper affairs are always
looked forward to by the public
Our stock cf wall paper has been
large in the past but it is better than
ever thi3 year
L W McConnell Druggist
For Sale A fine high class piano
Ludwig nearly new Will sell for less
than half cost price J P Meyers
East McCook
Clothcraft suits made for you Tail
oring and fit unexcelled Prices 15 to
25 at C L DeGroff Cos
We now sell the Phoenician Massage
Cream at 25 cents
Woodworth Druggist
Press Work will be the W C T U
topic February 2oth Mrs E S Waite
hostess Mrs Inglis leader
Wednesday Night March 2 I
New lot of Spring styles in Wall paptr
at Woodworths
will soon bo grown up ready to
start in lifo on his and her own
account What will thoy havo
to begin with A neat little sum
to start with may mean a diirer
enco of thousands of dollars by
the timo they are forty years old
Start an account in tho name of
your boy or girl and insist on
their adding to it and havesomo
thing ready for them when they
aro old enough to uso it
P Walsh Prosidont
C F Lehn V Pros
C J OBrien Cshr
J J Loughran P F McKonna
Soms Interior Improvements
The county commissioners are carry
ing out some interior improvements of
a necessary nature at t c court house
chiefly lookitg to a relief of the san
itary conditions in tho baseinHiit Tho
water cloaets have been moved out of
the dark lower hallway and placed in
separate rooim for the sexes on tho
north side of tho building parts of the
northeast basement room and of the
boiler room being partitioned off for tho
purpose The vault door in the north
Bide of the basement has been changed
to the hnll for convenience sake Some
slight changes were also made in tho
It is with pleasure we are able to an
nounce that Mrs Heaid State President
of the W C T Q will give an address
in the Baptist church Monday evening
March 7th at 8 oclock All should
avail themselves of the opportunity to
bear her She is of a beautiful and
charming personality and will be an in
spiration to all who are interested in the
cause of temperance She has the cause
earnestly at heart Nebraska may well
be proud to have such a lady as their
You will miss something good if you
miss this address Come out and hear
Mrs Heald
Lidie3 meeting in tha afternoon All
invited Date to be announced next
Parties who are owing the McCook
Electric Company will certainly confer
a favor bv making prompt remittance
McCook Electric Company
Silk Petticoats
of black taffeta at 399 125 450 and
475 Colored ones in all the desirable
shades at 450 Dont pay 300 or 10
for skirts that are no better We ren
der you the utmost service for cash only
The Thompson D G Co
Vacuum Cleaners
We sell the Regina price 2500
Let us show you what it will do
McCook Hardware Co
Piano Tuning
W J IcGilIin is in the city for a
week and will attend to your piano
tun ng Call up at Suttons Jewelry
Wednesday Night March 2
Gordon famous hats prevailing colors
this spring steel gray and blue soft hats
or derbies 300 at
C L DeGkoff Cos
We have a deserved reputation for
compounding prescriptions in the most
scientific manner
L W McConnell Druggist
By the Catholic Ladies
St Patricks Night
March 17th
Menards Hall
Full Orchestra Tickets 100