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THE OMAITA DAITA" REE: FIJI DAY, DECEMBER 4. IflO.l.
! v1 nells drugs.
IXTert's glasses lit.
Btockert sella carpet.
A store for men "Beres.
Celebrated Mets beer on tap. Neumajrer.
Diamond betrothal rings at Leffert's, )
14-K and 18-K wedding rings at Leflert's,
The Oakland Avenue Reading; club will
meet tills afternoon with Mrs. Klnley
Miss Mary Berkshire of Oakland. Ia.,
Is vlHitlng at the home of B. F. Berkshire
on South First street..
Lost On corner Broadway and Pearl, at
M:40 a. m. on Sd Inst., two 16 bills. Reward
for returning to Bee office.
There will be a Kpeclal convocation of
filar chapter, Koyal Arah Manons for work
In the murk masters' degree.
Mr. VI. E. Griffith went to Den Moines
yesterday to attend a meeting of the Btate
Iwoman'a Home Missionary society.
Wanted Places where young men may
work for board and room or tart. w
nne a i- i
tending college. Address western low a
For rent, office room ground floor; one
f the most central locations In the busi
ness portion of the city. Apply to The Be
The regular meeting of the Woman's
Christian Temperance union will be held
this afternoon at the residence of Mrs.
G. O. Baird, 7G6 Mill street.
Mrs. Aleck, widow of Xavier Aleck, died
yesterday morning at ' Bt. Bernard's hos
pital, aged 62 years. '.The remains were
taken to her former home In Logan.
Mrs. O. P. McKeopon and daughter
Maud, have gone to California, where they
expert to remain a year or more. They
will be followed soon by Mr. McKesson.
John A. Urayblll, a 'farmer of Weston,
this county, has tiled a voluntary petition
in bankruptcy. His liabilities amount to
. J682.76 and hla assets, scheduled at 1, are
claimed aa exempt.
Mr. and Mrs. V. B. Walte, former resi
dents of Council Bluffs, but now of (Ira
ham, Mont., who have- been visiting friends
here, have gone to Los Angeles, Cal., where
they will spend the winter.
Klmer Pratt, a railroad switchman re
siding at 14J3 Fourth avenue, has filed a
petition in bankruptcy, scheduling liabili
ties amounting to V)-t and aetH valued at
J2K1. all of which are claimed as exempt.
Articles of Incorporation of the Western
Adjustment company were ll'r.d with the
county recorder yesterday. Che. Inccisoru
tors are Oeorge 11. Slillman, Oeo-ge H.
Mayns and A. S. Hint lion. The capital
stock la placed at &,00u.
. Miss Alice Tyler, secretary of the Iowa
Library commission, who addressed the
club women's convention here Wednesday,
went from here to Elttora, where she us
sisied at the celebration yesterday of the
twenty-fifth anniversary of the free pub
Uo library there.
Stato Senator Saunderx of this city,
representing the Drake university alumni,
will make one of the principal addresses
at the services to be held t-itinday after
noon at the university in memory of the
late governor Drake. "The Citizen and
Soldier" will be the subject of Colonel
Prof. B. Shimek of the department of
tiotany and-curator of the herbarium at
the University of . Iowa, will lecture this
evening In the auditorium of the high
school on "The Iowa Desert and the
Building of the Missouri BlulTs." The
lecture was originally scheduled for to
night, but was postponed to Saturday so
as not to conflict with tiie Dramatic club s
terformance at the New theater for the
enettt of the Associated; Charities.
Meyer H. Pearlman of the Novelty Bar
rain store has effected a settlement with
his creditors. The stock of goods which
blnce the bankruptcy proceedings were
brought against Pearlman has been In the
bands of a receiver has been sold, the pur
chaser being C. O. SaUnder. attorney lor
JPearlman's trustee. Pearlman's liabilities
amounted to something over fHAW und ly
the settlement the .creditors, It is under
lood. will receive about 6t cents on the
Mrs. Ellxa Dudley, wife of Myron
Dudley, l,uw- Avenue H, was committed to
Bt. Bernard hospital yesterday by the
commissioners on Insanity. The Informa
tion was tiled by M rs. Matilda Wallace,
a' neighbor. Until three months ago the
Dudleys lived at Woodbine, so Mrs. Dud
ley's legal residence was found by the
cornmiHsioiiers to be In Harrison county
and the authorities of that county were
notified of her committal and instructed
to take charge of her cane.
Verna Mauer of 29-.' Harrison street was
awarded yesterday the prise offered by
Harvey DeLong for the most correct cos
tuming of a Filipino doll, 400 of which were
given by Mr. DeLong to the little girls
who took part In his red hat parade. John
t). Grelxer, who served with the First
Nebraska volunteers and later was In the
postoitlce service in the Philippines, and
Sumner Knox.- a member of the Flfty
lirst lows, volunteers, who served through
out the Philippine campaign, acted as
Albums for kodak pictures and postal
tarda. Alexander's, 333 Broadway.
Plumbing and heating. Bixby Son.
rvf Hi r
$1,50 School Shoos
That Will Wear
All solid the best oak Bolea
jiuid box calf uppers. The best
pn earth for tne price, ar
LOOK FOB TIIE BEAU.
COSlLT THK Klftft OF AIX
CLAIRVOYANTS AND PALMISTS,
PROF. K I RO
B(ta V-oarth !., Con aril lllaffa, la
(Cor. 4th St. and Willow Ave.)
Rdneed prices for n few dayn
longer. Ladles BOc. Gentlemen 4fl.
All business strictly private and confidential
CLEANING AND DYEING
' Ladles' and Gentlemen's Clothing Cleaned,
tyed. Pressed and Repaired; also Dry
Cleaning.,' No shrinkage or rubbing off
guaranteed. Work djna on short notice.
COUXCIL BLUFFS STEAM DYE WORKS
TeL 6UO. 101 T West Broadway.
k. fre.am ! if.
snk rm jrsa r n srn a i
NEWS OF IOWA.
STARTING WORK ON DITCflES
Contractor Announces Pint More an Alien
and Willow Crek Work.
DREDGES TO BE ERECIED DURING WINTER
Contract Calls for Completion of the
Entire Work In May, 190(1 Calls
for Kxpendltare of Eighty
. Thoasaad Dollars.
K. A. Frown of Huntington. Ind., whose
I Arm was awarded the contract for the con
struction of the portion of tho Harrlson
Pottawattamls county drainage ditch
known as the Allen and Willow - creek
aiu - teg, has written County Auditor Innes
that he expects to begin the preliminary
. . . .ni.
work In a few days.
The preliminary work will consist In pre
paring two dredges and having them ready
for work as soon as spring opens. Barges
on which the dredges will be floated will
be constructed during the winter months
and coal for the engines will be distributed
along the route. The contract calls for the
completion of the work by May-1, 1906. Mr.
Brown's firm has the contract for the en
tire construction of the Willow and Allen
creek ditches In both Harrison and Potta
wattamie counties, which will amount to
Bis; Advance Sale of Seats.
Every seat In the New theater promises
to bo token tonight at the performance of
"Coulter, Jr." by the Council Bluffs Dra
matic club for the benefit of the Associated
Charities, which deserving Institution will
undoubtedly reap a neat sum in conse
quence. The play will be produced tinder
the direction of Miss Lillian Fitch and the
following Is the cast:
Christopher Coulter, sr.. a gentleman
with a successful career and parental
ambitions David T. Stubbs
Christopher Coulter, Jr., his son, a pro
fessional failure W. L. Douglass
Major Headway, a retired officer In
trade, with a penchant for chess
P. J. McBrlde
Bert Bellaby, a young-barrister
Mr. Simpson, manager of the Bombay
branch Dr. Claude P. Lewis
Mr. Glib, "the personification of ac
tivity" George C. Westerdahl
Job. Christopher, jr.'s valet... W. S. Rlgdon
Whimper, the Coulters faithful servant
George B. Phelps
Dora, Major Headway's niece
Miss Murlan Benton
Nellie, Christopher, Jr.'s plater
Miss Frances McMillan
Mrs. Coulter, sr.. Christopher, Jr.'s
mother Miss Genevieve Baldwin
Mrs. Glib, promoter of amateur the
atricals Miss Zoe Hill
Tire of Delay on Library.
Jvnerul members of the library board
have expressed themselves as being op
posed to any further delay In the matter
of having the plans tor the Carnegie
building prepared by the architects selected
by the board for this purpose. At the
meeting of the board next Monday night
they will Insist that the. firm of Chicago
architects be notified to come to Council
Bluffs at once and begin work on the
plans. The members who are desirous that
this shall be done contend . that it will
take several months before the plans will
be completed and approved and that if
there Is any furthr-r delay work on the
building cannot be begun In the spring.
President Rohrer, since his return from
Missouri, has consulted with the members
of the board and has found that a majority
of them are In favor of having the plana
drown without further delay: The mem
bers say the board ought by this time
to be able to tell the architects what
kind of a building it wants and there
seems little doubt but . the call for the
architects will be made Monday night.
Lodge Elections. -
These lodges have elected officers as fol
Council Bluffs tent No. 32. Knlvhtn of the
Maccabees: Commander, Frank Klgan;
lieutenant commander, C. A. Kpps; record
keeper, L. Soloman (re-elected), finance
keeper, J. C. Jensen (re-elected): chaplain.
L. Chose; sergeant, H. C. Black; master-at-arms,
Charles Holden; first master of
guards. George Osborne; second master of
guards, Harry Bergman; sentinel, George
HeJley; picket, George Knight; trustees,
James Peterson, chairman; L. Solomon,
George II. Gable.
Encampment No. 8. Union Veteran Le
gion: Colonel. C. M. Foster: lieutenant
colonel, J H. Brooks; major, Knoch Hess;
chaplain, Rev. 8. W. Snyder; quartermas
ter. L. A. Ilelsler: officer of the dav. Wil
liam Rolph; trustee, George Carson; his
torian. A. R. Nicholas; daughter of the
regiment, Miss Rylvlu Snyder.
ladles Auxiliary: President. Mrs.
Frances Foster; senior vice president, Ar
meta Brooke; Junior vice president. Bertha
Malt on; treasurer, Clara Whlttell, chaplain,
Catherine Hess, conductress, Jessie Dal ton;
guard. Agnes Rolph; color bearer, Sarah
Park City lodge No. 606. IndeDdent Order
of Odd Fellows: Noble grand, Ovlde Vlen;
vice grand, T. G. McMullen; secretary, it.
A. Bacham; treasurer, I. N. Parsons.
Claim a Vast Estate.
Mrs. Josselyn, wife of B. S. Josselyn,
formerly of this city and now manager
of the Union Terminal Railway company
of Sioux City, Is one of the claimants to
valuable property In the heart of New
York City estimated to worth over $1,000,
Guo.W. Mr. Josselyn has gone to New York
to look after his wife's interests, In the
Tho property, which Is situated In Har-
i lem, was granted in . colonial times by
Kl.ig George to twenty-two settlers, whose
til lo It Is claimed tins never been extin
guished. Papers substantiating the title of
these twenty-two families have recently
been discovered. It is estimated there
are about 40.0U) descendants of the orig-
Inal grantees, a number of whom have
contributed to u fund to carry on the liti
gation necessary to establish their claims.
Mrs. josselvn'a share. It is said. In the
; event of the litigation being successful.
will be at least $700,000.
UeUsc'i (irandnta Voting Contest.
Iast night's standing of contestants hav
ing over 6,000 votes:
.Mrs, ( narle lebolson .11,025
U. Tnlliott lO.lta
Mrs. . W. Williams ,:tw
Mrs. W. 8. Mayne, ,256; Mrs. John Rog.
ers. T.879; Mrs. John Llnder, ,J04; Mrs
I harles Lunkley, 8,01(5. One vote is giver.
, with oacli cent's worth purchased In either
j the printing or stationery departments at
uurvey ueutng s. 911 Hroadway. The con
ie closes Saturday evening at 9 o'clock
fr'aaernl of c, Petersen.
I he funeral of Frederick C. Petersen,
tamer or Theodore N. Petersen, aenlor
member of the firm of Petersen V Schoen-
Ing. Henry D. Petersen snd W. T. Peter
sen of this city, who died Wednesday at
his home In Charter Oak, la., will be held
this afternoon. The remains, which will ar
rive at t o'clock on the Milwaukee rail
road, will be taken direct to Walnut Hill
cemetery, where the services will be con
ducted by Rev. Jepker, pastor of the Ger
man Lutheran church. The pallbearers will
be B. GrsbJ, J. Krers, Joseph Robinson,
Henry Sperling, Fred and Henry Bcbensee.
Besides the three sons living In this city
Mr. Petersen Is survived by his wife and
two daughters, who reside In Charter Oak.
1 lr. Petersen was 82 years of age and doath
was due to old age, he passing away quietly
while asleep. Only last Sunday the entire
family gathered at the home In Charter
Oak and spent a pleasant da- with their
Doeraer Falls to Appear.
The divorce suit of Mrs. Lena Doerner
against August Doerner was to have been
tried before Judge Oreeir In district court
yesterday, but owing to the failure of
the defendant to put In an appearance,
the hearing was postponed until this morn
ing. The plaintiff and her attorney , and
witnesses and the attorneys for the de
fendant were all In court and waited
nearly the entire day for the defendant
to show up. )
Mrs. Doerner bases her suit on charges
of cruel and Inhuman treatment. She was
Miss Lena Korgan and her marriage with
young Doerner, a Seventh Day Advent
(et student, was at first bitterly opposed
by her parents, wealthy residents of this
county, who In order to try to prevent the
marriage had young Doerner arrested on
a charge of Insanity.
Suits brought against his wife's' parents
by Doerner for damages . for the alleged
alienation of his wife's affections and for
having him arrested on the charge of in
sanity are pending In the district court.
Hafer sells lumber. Catch the idea?
Two Days to Vote for Grandma.
DeLong's Grandma Voting Contest closes
Saturday night at o'clock exactly, so If
you arc interested In any contestant It
would be a good Idea to make some of your
holiday purchases now. Votes given on
dolls, books, stationery, perfumes, holiday
goods and orders for printing or rubber
stamps. A vote with every cent's worth.
Harvey A. DeLong. printer and stationer,
Heal Estate Transfers. -
These transfers were filed yesterday in
the abstract, title and loan office of Squire
& Annls, 101 Pearl street:
Sarah J. Hardy to I T. Hendrix. lots
b and 6. block 4. Street's add., w. d.'.t 800
rirat national onnk or Council Bluffs
to W. O. Hlnton, lot 4, block 21,
erry acid., w. d loo
vt . Ka. aiaxe, trustee, et al. to C. H
and A. H. Huber, lot 211 Original
h7v,d"l'-'v-V ""U :. LOW
ji. cvuiib to j. r. itrensniems,
lots 47 and 48, block 10, Wright's add..
w. a. 200
j. u. ana J. M. KonK and wives to J,
B. Forsyth, lots 12 and 13, block 7,
t. arson, w. d ; i.soo
nrrman u. ttoescne to Mrs. W
Boesche, lots 6 and 7. block 4, Myn
ster s add., q. c. 1 x
onerin to James f. Kecord, lot 6, block
4, Mynster"s add., s. d L.... M8
i.oumy treasurer to A. J. Seaman,
lot 7, block 16.; lot 13, block 27, and
eV lot 8, block 40, Beers" subdivision;
lots 8 and , block 18, Bryant &
Clark's subdivision; lots 13, 14 and 15,
block 32, I Railroad add., and lot 6,
block 2, Steel & Wroods' subdivision.
and lot 1, block 9, Twin City Plat, t d
- Eight transfers, total
N. T. PluTbIn Co., Tel. 26a Night, F-861
Doll Three Feet High fl.RB. .
We sell dolls three feet high for $1.85 and
give votes In the Grandma contest on all
purchases today, find Saturday. Harvey A.
DeLong, printer and stationer, 307 Broad
EXONERATES JEWELL FACULTY
Jory Finds Young- Students Who Per
ished In Iorra Fire Conld
WEBSTER CITT, la., Dec. 8. (Special
Telegram.) After a three days' session the
coroner's Jury returned a verdict this
morning In the matter of the Lutheran col
lege fire at Jewell Junction. It says that
Herton Melang and Julius Peterson came
to their death from suffocation and burn
ing. The faculty Is exonerated from all
blame. The Jury also found that the build
ing was amply provided with fire escapes,
but that the young men became bewildered.
Convention of Rebeccas.
CRESTON, la., Dec. 8. (Special.) All of
the Rebecca lodges of the county closed a
two day's session here last night, at which
time they completed the organization of the
Seventy-fifth district of the' Rebecca order
'according to the new organization plan of
the state assembly. The sessions were de
voted to discussions of plans for the im
provement of the order and the following
officers were elected for the year; Presi
dent, Mrs. Sam Jolly of Creston; vice presi
dent, Mrs. E. M. Johnson of Afton; secre
tary, Mrs. Nicely of Kent; treasurer, Mrs.
Barber of Cromwell. There was a large
representation of the different orders of
the county present, nearly every lodge
sending delegates. Ivy lodge degree team
of Afton exemplified the w.-k of the ritual
and the next meeting was e-1 for Afton
some time next fall.
Dec. 3. (Special.) An
enormous cabbage was brought to Harlan
the other day by Mrs. S. W. Dayton, who
lives about eighteen miles northwest of
the, city. The specimen weighed thirty-one
pounds. Iast spring a local firm as an
advertisement, distributed 2,000 packages
of cabbage seed. The firm also offered a
prize of $10 In gold for the best and largest
cabbage grown from the seed planted In
the county. Many specimens were brought
In, ranging In weight from twelve to
twenty-four pounds, but the Dayton speci
men gut the $1).
HOW TO 1RKVKT CROIP,
some Readiaar That Will Prove later-
eetlaar to louna- Mothers How to
Croup is a terror to young mothers and to
post them concerning the cause, first aymp-
tons and treatment. Is the object of this
Item. The origin of croup Is a common
cold. Children who are subject to It take
cold very easily and croup is almost sure
to follow. The first sympton ia hoarseness :
this is soon followed by a peculiar rough
cough, which Is easily recognized and will
never be forgotten by one who ha heard
it. The time to act Is when the child first
becomes hoarse. When Chamberlain's
Cough Remedy is freely given all tendency
to croup will soon disappear. Even after
the croup cough has developed It will pre
vent the attack. There is no danker in
giving this remedy, for It contains nothing
Prise steer Comes from Shelby.
HARLAN. Ia., Dec. I (Special.) Shelby
county stock men take some pride In the
fact that the great Shorthorn steer at
the International Stock show, "Silver
Crown," was formerly owned by C. A.
Saunders and later by T. J. Ryan & Sun,
both breeders of Shorthorn cattle in this
county. The steer was sold by T. J. Ryan
st Son to the Iowa Agricultural college.
What Thsy Denaad.
Headache, liver complaints, bowel dis
orders demand Dr. King s New Lit pllis.
They are gentle, but curs or no pay. (uo
ye sale by Kuha C-
NEW SUPREME COURT RULES
Lawi Recently Effectire Bender Change in
OVER THREE HUNDRED CASES FIRST TERM
Members of Republican Stato Com
mlltee Meet to Cheek Orer the
Affairs of the Late Cam.
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
DK3 MOINES. Doc. 9.-(8peclal.)--The
long-deferred announcement of the new
rules of the Iowa supreme court to conform
to the new laws of the state was made to
day. The rules were ' received from Iowa
City, where Judge MacClaln had thein
printed. The change In the rules wos made
necessary by the fact that the last legisla
ture passed a law requiring the court to
sit practically all the time and to have
a session every month In tho year, the
plan being to have the decisions rendered
as soon after submissions as possible. The
most Important port of the new rules re
lates to the terms. The court provides for
three terms In the year, beginning In
January, May and September, and each one
divided Into four divisions of a month each.
The first part of each period Is to be do
voted to arguments and submissions and
the last half to preparation of opinions.
Cases shall be docketed as now for each
term for the entire state, certain districts
assigned to each period. The first assign
ment has already been made by Clerk John
C. Crockett, with the advice of Judges who
are here, and the docket will run as fol
lows: January 12 Cases from First, Twentieth,
Third and Fourth districts.
January 12 Cases from First, Twentieth,
February 9 Fifth to Ninth districts, In
clusive, March 8 Tenth to Fourteenth districts,
mirt Seventeenth tn Nineteenth districts.
Anril 5 Fifteenth. Sixteenth and
This will be the general order ,of pro
cedure of the districts at each term. It Is
figured out that this will give about 350 1
cases to the first term. It Is provided that
the court shall hear and consider these
cases and determine ." them promptly. In
other respects the rules of the court are
not materially different from the rules that
have been in force for years.
State Committee Meets.
Chairman R. JL Spence of the republican
state central committee arrived In the city
this morning from Mount Ayr, and was met
by members of the executive and finance
committees, consisting of George C. ' Scott
of Sioux City, S. X. Way of Wesley, Charles
W. Phillips of Maquoketa and W. P. Fitch-
patrlck of Nevada. The purpose of the
meeting was to have these committees go
over the books of the chairman and his ac
counts during the last state campaign and
to check up on 'the same. This was pro
vided for at the. time of the organization
of the state committee at the time of the
republican state convention In July last. It
Is the first time members of the republican
committee heve - got together since the
! close of the campaign, as most of the mem
bers have been busy In court. .
Examine Xorraal Departments.
At the time of the meeting of the State
Educational board a few days ago the ap
pointment of Profl i. F. Rlggs of Slgourney
as special agent tq examine and report on
the accredited high Schools and academies
engaged In normal i work was announced;
but Prof. Rlggs Is' preparing to move to
Des Moines next week ed as to be ready for
his work as state superintendent, and
asked to be relieved odf at least a part of
the work. State Suerlntendent Barrett,
therefore, today designated that. Prof. Rlggs
should examine-only, the normal depart
ments of Drake university, Highland Park
college and Slmpsort college, and assigned
other members of the board to work as fol
lows: President Seorley of the State Nor
mal school at Buema. Vista college, Ep
worth .emlnary, Ellsworth college. Tabor
college and Western Union college of Le
mars; President MaoLean of the State uni
versity; at Cornell college, Cedar Valley
seminary, Decorah Institute, Lenox college
and Upper Iowa; Superintendent McManus
of i Council Bluffs, ';at Denlson Normal,
Woodbine Normal and Western Normal of
Shenandoah. The work-of examining these
schools will all !e done in the next two
Candidates for Jadge.
Already the politicians of Southern Iowa
are getting action In regard to the pros
pective vacancy on the district bench by
reason of the resignation of Judge Parrish
of Leon. When Judge Parrish was a candi
date there was a large field, every county
In the district having a candidate, except
counties already -having Judges. William
E. Miller of Bedford has the distinction of
having received on the seventy-fifth ballot
of the convention a majority of the votes.
but before It could le counted, there was
changes that deprived him of the nomtna -
tlon. This record Is believed to give him
great prestige In the race. H. K. Evans
of Cordon has been brought out as an
active candidate. He, also, was a candi
date for the nomination. There are rumors
that T. C. Hardilnger of Clarke county
may also be a candidate, but It Is not yet
announced. The governor will appoint.
Iown Fair Dnte Unchanged.
Secretary Smpson, of the Iowa Depart
ment of Agriculture, returned from Chi
cago, where he attended the stock show
and the American Association of fairs. The
date for tho Iowa State fair next year
was not changed, though the Iowa mem
Iters desired a date one week later. The
fair will be held the week of August 19 to
27. The Minnesota State fair will be the
following week, and this Immediately pre
cedes the opening of the Cattle show at
St. Louis. The fair association admitted
the Sioux City and Hutchinson Fair asso
clattons und Cleveland Driving park to
membership, Liough this was opposed by
some. Dates were arranged for all the
state fairs In the midland region.
Object to Assessment.
The Great Western Railroad company Is
making objection to the assessment of its
new line. The Milwaukee tried to pre
vent taxation of its southeastern cut-off
because It was not In operation at the time
of the making of the assessment and
claimed that a right-of-way la not a rail
road until It is operated. The Great West
ern makes the same claim with regard
to some of Its lines.
Mayoralty Candidate Quits.
The campaign for mayor of Des Molncs
for next spring's election begun some time
ago, with three active candidates In the
field Mayor James Brenton, Ex-Mayor
John McVkker and Police Judge Ia J
Silvara. The campaign has already
warmed up surprisingly and much money
Is being spent, although the campaign Is
several months off. Today Judge Silvara
announced his withdrawal on the ground
that the campaign, to be successful, would
be too expensive for aim and because of
the disagreeable nature of the campaign
already started. It ia expected that others
will enter the race.
Kiowa me World Over -
For Its wonderful cures Dr. King's New
Discovery for Consumption, Coughs and
Colds. It cures or no pay. For sale by
Kuhn It Co.
Match for the Book Ikamber.
Oil Sunday, December C our First Annual
Br.ok Number will appear. A great treat
for any person interested In books. Flvt
cents a oory. Order now.
WANT AD PRIZE WINNERS
Second Award of Prises. In Tho Bre-'s
Series of Spelllaa
Conteats. It Is easier to slip on the spelling of a
word than to flop over a banana peel.
Such no doubt will be the conclusion of
a large number of readers who fail, to seo
their names In the list below among the
winners of prises In the second contest of
the spelling sleuths of Omaha and the
central west. The championship this time
has been won by a young lady of West
Point, Neb., Miss Margaret A. Llndale,
and the editor of the want ad contest de
sires especially to . congratulate her upon
the neatness and care dl3played in the
preparation of her list. The following are
FIRST PKIZK-SW.OO IN CASH.
Miss Maraaret A. Llndale. West Ptitni
Neb., ft; mts-spelled woriis.
SECOND AND THIRD PRIZES-EACH A
tlu.W DINNER SWT.
Mrs. C. A. Penover. 1802 Corbv street.
Omaha, 88 mis-spelled words.
Edna Parker. Ib26 Lothron street. 88 mis
Mrs. C. M. Wllholm, 2241 Howard street,
Omaha. 8 mis-spelled words.
FOURTH PRIJ5K-HET "LIVING ANI
MALS OF TIIK WORUD." fci.OO.
Hoy C. Miner. 1KJ Corby street, Omaha,
7 mis-spelled words.
FIFTH AND SIXTH PRIZES-EACH A
SET, "L1FK OF NAPOLKON," 3 VOLS.,
K. L. Hoag. 3M North Thlrtv-sixth ave.
nue, m mis-spelled word.
SEVENTH, EIGHTH, NINTH AND
TENTH PRIZES EACH "GREAT PIC
TURES BY GREAT PAINTERS," $1.50.
Glenn Wallerstedt. 1803 Corby street.
Omaha, 82 mis-spelled words.
mrs. vv . j ivasseoaum, zira St. Mary s
avenue, Omaha, 6t mis-spelled words.
Mrs. C. F. Morgan, 4014 North Twenty
fifth street, Omaha, 66 mis-spelled words.
Mrs. F. A. Wallerstedt. 1803 Corbv street.
Omaha, 66 mis-spelled words.
UtlHLn UOUHIU PAINT HOOK.
Mrs. S. J. Rumel. 2:W Ohio street.
Omaha, U4 words.
Frank do la Vega. Jr.. 383a California
Street, Omaha, 63 words.
Allss A. K. Hoskovec. 1403 Houth Six
teenth street, Omaha. 63 words.
B. M. VanHorn. 630H North Twenty-
fourth street, Omaha, 61? words.
Charles A. Hall. 118 North Thirty-ninth
street, Omaha, 61 words.
?1.S) BOOKS AND 1VVELS.
Mrs. B. Verdon, 1403 South Sixteenth
street, Omaha, 69 words
Edwin D. VanHorn. 5309 North Twentv-
fourth street, Omaha; 69 words.
Mrs. Clark Perkins, St. Paul, Neb 59
F. A. Nelson, 2232 Farnam street, Omaha,
Margaret IT. Hogan. 516 North Twenty
fifth street. South Omaha. 67 words.
Mrs. George S. DeFrance, 2629 Parker
street. Omaha, 67 words.
H. M. Nestor, 1234 Park Wilde avenue,
Omaha, 6ti words.
Leta Kellogg, 1419 North Twenty-fifth
street, South Omuhu, GO words.
Lotta Giennan, 1707 Webster street,
Omaha,' SK words. .'
John F. Flynn, V. 8. P, O., South
Omaha, 6G words.
D. L. Franklin, 1304 South Sixth street,
Omaha, 65 words.
Miss Clara Brennan, 1916 Chicago street,
Omaha, 64 words.
Charles C. Schlersteln, B72 South Twenty
eighth street, Omalm, 54 words.
Florence N. Brown. 613 N. Twentieth
street, Omnh, 63 words.
M. P. McRriJe, 3814 Charles street,
Omaha, 53 words.
Miss Violet M. Nurse, 2128 North Twenty
ninth street, Omaha, 63 words.
' Mrs. James I. Henry, 800 South Seventh
street. Council Bluffs, la., 53 words.
J. V. Considene, 256 South Twenty-second
Btreet, South Omaha, 63 words.
Mrs. H. G. Hoerner, 2813 Seward Btreet,
Omaha, 63 words.
Mrs. W. A. Smith, 833 Georgia avenue,
Omaha. 62 words.
STATE MAPS. i
Mrs". George Malsey, Missouri Valley, la.,
George R. Porter, 107 South Seventeenth
Street, Omaha. 61 words.
Miss Helen Lundstrom, ?C33 Seward street,
Omaha, 61 wotds.
A. Baker, O'Neill, Nob., 61 words.
Olive Graves, Ilaltsmouth, Neb., 51
Herbert T. Bone, 5S19 Pacific street,
Omaha, 60 words.
Mrs.- Dave Grow, 212 Fourteenth -avenue,
Council Bluffs. - la., 60 words.
Miss Agnes Mese. C. O. U. P. headquar
ters, Omaha. 50 words.
W. D. Radcllff. 820 South Twenty-second
street, Omaha, 49 words.
Mrs. jonn Nemets. fiattsmoutn, reD..
49 words. .
Arthur Evans. 107 Fouth Seventeenth
Omaha, 49 words.
Mrs. F. C. MacDuffee, Custer, B. v., ts
Wlllard Slabangh. 104 North Fortieth
street. Omaha. 48 words.
F1 Haslett, York. Neb., 48 word.
Mrs. W. G. Thompson, Hooper, Neb., 48
L. J. Harris, Missouri Valley, Ia.
Herbert Lee, viH Hickory street, Omaha.
Theresa L. Wallace. 3059 Pedlck avenue.
Mrs. E. D. Copeland. 18 lirnam street,
Mrs. M. L. Zook, 1623 Nortn Twenty-sec
ond street, Omaha.
j. v. uoraan, ii-U. Missouri avenue, eoutn
Harry F. Hooper, Clarks, Neb.
Mrs. K. L. Doughty. 241U4 South Thir
teenth street, south of Grover, Omaha.
Mrs. j. n. HrooKS, I'acinc junction, ia.
Marguerite Stewart, Blair, Neb.
Mary Morrison. Fremont, Neb.
L. L; Porter. Plattsmouth. Neb.
Warren Chrlstensen. 2318 Spencer Btreet.
Ada Jackson, Blair, Neb.
Mrs. Fred Baker, 1506 Farnam street.
Irene Estes, 2509 Bristol street. Omaha.
Mrs. A. A. Ainsworth. 2411 South Thir
teenth street, Omaha.
Margaret E. Hodgson, 1623 North Twenty-
I seventh street, Omaha
Mrs. J. M. Buchanan. 1326 South Thirty-
third street Omaha.
Mrs. H. Bernhart, 4o02 Hamilton street.
Frank R. Martin, 4708 Boulevard avenue.
Mrs. William Nuese, Z12C North Twenty-
ninth street, Omaha.
Mrs. Ada Clements, Twenty-seventh snd
Harrison streets, Omaha.
Miss Charlotte WellB, 827 Nortn Eigh
teenth street. South Omaha.
Wlltielmina Koeaei, uiair, rxeD.
Mrs. H. W. McVea, 1704 Davenport street.
Mrs. R. D. McEvoy. Missouri Valley. Ia.
W. C. Elleuard. 2521 Cuming street.
Omaha. . .
Mrs. Allen C. Baker, Tecumsen. icn.
Charlotte A. Wilson, 1810 North Twentieth
street, Omaha. . .
Bulah Hunter, 2219 Mlnaml street, umana.
Mrs. Archie Lytle. Twenty-first and Mad
ison streets. South Omaha.
Grace J. Fray, Niobrara, NeD.
Bessie Kryger, Essex, la.
cir.ru M l.osiv Dtinlao. Ta.
Marie Rench, 1109 South Twenty-seventh
street, Omaha. ,
Miss fieien i-eiersou, juvi duuiu x-uiu
Mrs. T. E. Bcanlan, 2227 South Tenth
Mrs Arcnie I'emosw. Aiuinn. nrti.
J. L. Bblrd. 2923 North Twenty-fifth street.
H. C. Muhlenberg, 620 Nortn Twenty-
sixth street, Omaha.
ratarrli twina nri'th a Ktnhhom
of the membrane or lining of the nose, discharge of mucus matter, headaches,
neuralgia and difficult breathing, and even in this early stage is almost in
tolerable. But when the filthy secretions begin to drop back iuto the throat
and stomach, and the blood becomes
nated by the catarrhal
poison, then the sufferer
becins to realize what a
dismstincr and sickenine ?0,;""
J ..... . l
o o - it ana tllfl r vttioil sosa
disease Catarrh is. It af- have never since had VlibiVBv7fapHTo1HM
fects the kidneys and d&"hw..t Cor. 7th and f"i St.; St. Joseph, if e.
Etomacn as wen as otner . i. i; ,sa
parts of the body. It is a constitutional disease and as inhal ng mixtures,
salves, ointments, etc.. are never more than palliative or helpful.. even la
the beginning of Catarrh, what can you expect from such treatment when
it becomes chronic and tne wnoie system auciicu i yu., - VZa jaJ
rich blood is coming to the diseased parts, and a permanent cure is the r"""
S. S. S. is guaranteed purely vegetable and harmless and a reliable
remedy for Catarrh in alt stages. Write if in need of medical advice or
pedal information ; this will cost you nothing.
from one-quarter to one-third less than. 'tho
Not evir.y giinucnl in llie stork is marked down, but
there are enough haudsome, sttlish, seasonable styles
redueed to make selections easy.
The reduced lines .include A MANUFACTURER'S
SAMPLE LINE and slightly handled garments and broken
lines from our own stock.
The garments are new, attractive and the season'
latest styles. ...
MAIL ORDERS FILLED.
Mrs. C. M. Redfleld, :2 Chicago street,
Mien Gladys Hart, 4304 Burdette street,
Ralph W. Graham, North Plntte. Neh.
Curl Burnett, S21 South Twenty-ninth
J. M. Lels, 1943 South Twentieth street,
Frank J. Slavin, 1407 South Eleventh
Miss Alice Mann, BurneU, Neb.
Homer Rusell, 2602. Bristol street,
Miss Georgia Victor, 2019 Castellar street,
H. H. Jones. 3118 Corby street. Omaha.
Violet Carlson, 214 South Twenty-ninth
Mrs. F. C. MacDuffee. Custer, S. D.
Clara Brown, 2323 Boulevard, Omaha.
Isaac A. Kllgore, Ieavltt, Neb.
Mrs. Mary A. Murphy, box 3S2. Nesla, Ia.
Miss Ella C. Noel, 4362 Charles street,
P. I Forgan, 30 . North Eighteenth
rv. W. Smart, 3016 Pacific street. Omaha
Cora A. Thompson, Schuyler, Neb.
le B. Wherry, ?AVi Spencer street,
Leroy Swnnson, 813 South Twenty-second
street, Omaha. '
Mrs. G. H. Devereux. 519 South Twenty
fifth avenue, Omaha.
Mrs. J.. M. Johnson, 623 North Twenty
Ixth street, Omaha.
M. A. Hunt, 16o9 Kyner avenne. Omaha.
Mrs. V. li Knsminger, 2u6 Spencer
Miss Anna Nvstrom. R22 North Twenty-
Irst street, South Omaha.
Mrs. E. E. Kennard, 2321 North Forty.
1ft h street, Omaha.
Sheldon Coon. Crete. Neb.
Myrtle O. Cook, 107 South Seventh street,
Council Bluffs, Ia.
Mrs. O. S. Field, 2213 Webster street,
Mrs. I. F. Knee, " f Charles street,
Henry Bnethens. :ir ' 'i th. Forty-eighth
Marie Dake, S6 Tliui l.'tm street, Omaha.
Vanatone Fullawity, HKH Bark avenue,
Elisabeth Breen, Glen wood, I a.
1 W. C. Estes, 1214 South Seventeenth
Peter Oclster, 2018 8outh Seventh street,
Mrs. Harry Polk, 3014 Avenue A, Council
Florence Jones, 320 North Seventeenth
Mrs. Charles H. Lar, Twenty-eighth
ar.d 1-arimore avenue. Omaha.
C. W. Martin, South Omaha, Neb.
Miss- Ella Mosier, Ohio street,
Mrs. B. W. Benson, 1318 South Fifth
street. Omaha. -
William Motz, 2023 Dewey avenue,
Mrs. W. B. Smith, Falrbury, Neb.
Mre. E. A. Monry, Falrbury, Neb.
James Goble, Holdrege, Neb..
Clara Schmitz, 131 Pierce street, Omaha.
Mrs. David Whltton, 1023 North Twenty
flrst street, Omaha.
Jessie Gardner, 633 North Twenty-fifth
Btreet, South Omaha.
Mrs. Ruth Loftus. Herman, Neb.
Olive H. Twltehell, Plattsmouth, Neb.
Mis. P. J. White. 2S3X vDodg street,
H. R. Wilken. Waco. Nb.
Mrs. James Hunter, Mlnden, Neb. ,
Mrs. T. L. Canlleld, Woodbine, la.
Marie Nile. Atlantic, la.
T. E. Stephen, 3403 Lafayette avenue,
J. W. Hasekamp, 2015 N street, South
Vera L. Donaldson, 2518 O street, Sontb
James A. Hunter, Union stock yards,
Mrs. William J. Foral, Plattsmouth, Neb.
May Gnsaelln, Ansley, Neb.
Mrs. Belle Adams, 1830 North Seventeenth
Alma Schmldf, Arlington, Neb.
Mrs. Ir. U B. Bilon. Kearney, Nab.
Isabclll Williams, 2S21 Blondo street,
Mrr. George S Kennedy, Eighteenth and
Z streets, South Omaha.
Mrs. Jennie E. Bruce, 1S26 North Seven
teenth street. Omaha.
August y.lmmerer. York, Neh.
Mrs. J. B. Johnson, Box 311, Plattsmouth,
Mrs. E. A. Tucker, 1129 Fourth avenue,
Council Bluffs. Ia.
Mrs. H. R. Lessel, Plattsmouth, Neb.
Mrs. Mnna Schatzell, 421 North Sixteenth
Mrs. CliarleM Mattlul, 805 East Broadway,
Council Bluffs, la
Mrs. Joseph A. Davis, 3034 Jones street,
Wylds C. Hhainey, 553 South Twenty,
fifth avenue, Omaha.
Mrs. Emma Fisher. 606 South Twenty
sixth street. Omaha.
Christine Johnson, 918 South Main street.
Council Bluffs. Ia.
Paul J. Schmidt. 3416 Burt street, Omaha.
Miss Mathlldc Rewinkel, Lyons, Neb.
J. A. Quintan, 2324 South Fifteenth street,
Rudolf Henrlckson. 3032 California street,
Mhv Angood, 742 Mill street. Council
cold in the head, inflammation or soreness
polluted ana me wnoie syticm iuuwuu-
W L I hi H M S rln rOITl 1T1
- .i""i - - . - Cr.Tr. i. cored and
I bad a eontinual headache, mr cheeks had frown
purple, my nose was always stopped u D;. "l?
had a sickening and disgusting odor, and I coaghad
S o- can reacn mis oDsuoatc, uccj-o--.v
ease and purge the blood of the catarrhal poison.
S. S. S. purifies and builds up the diseased blo.
and the inflamed membranes are healed and the
..u.civa eoorf-tinn tA tiiiirus ceases when new,
nr SWIFT SPECIFIC CO., ATLANTA, CAm
Goats and Suits
A Great Sale with Extraordinary Attrac
tions Friday. Saturday and Monday,
One of the host opportunities
likt'l.v to be offered this season is of
fered you during this sale -to pur-t-liase
jour winter Coat or Suit at
COUNCIL BLUFFS. IA.
Blrdlo Fletcher, Herman. Neb.
K. A. Emerson, lienaon. Neb.
Mrs. V. C, Morris, Rattle Creek. Neb.
Ines Penn, u323 North Twentieth street,
It. E. Patrick, 2Elj South Tenth Street,
Miss Cora V. Cook. Wahoo, Neb.
Joaeph Wicina, 1M9 Bt, Mary's avenue.
Sophia Alperson. 3159 Farnairv street
W. H. Smith. 4020 Chicago street. Omaha.
Cora Stewart. Geneva. Neh.
MIbs Edna Honney, 24u South Fifteenth
Charles Morton Gould, 2C31 Davenport
Mrs. R. E. Cozad, Ellsworth. Neb,
MIbs Guxsle Oraetz, 1M14 Center street,
Walter Nlewcdde. 2823 S street, 8outh
Charlie Oale. Jr., 1Sii5 Lake street, Omaha.
Mrs. Alda Webster, 3220 North Twenty
sixth street, Omnha.
Kate Donahue. 3i5 North Thirtieth street,
Miss Edith Nebe. Glen wood. Tn.
Thomas H. Stocker. Auburn, Neb.
Ruby Roaenberg. Albion. Neh.
Mrs. J. H. Ward. 1H6 Elliott street. Coun
cil Rluffs, la.
J. R. Hudler. Hampton. Neb.
Mrs. P. Peterson, 3202 Miami street,
Will Make Von Feel Young.
Electric Bitters are a marvelous tonic,
and work wonders for a weak, run-down
system. Try them. Only 50c. For gale by
Kuhn & Co.
Wife Murderer Manfred.
PITTSBURG. Pa., Dec. S.-Joseph Cano
vloky, who beat hin wife to death at their
home In Mlnerevlllo. Pa., on Jannary 7
last, was hanged today In the tall yard.
No poisonous drags, no "
injurious decoctioos are
A pure herb remedy foe
the Liver snd Kidneys '
of the highest merit.
For Blood Disorders
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The direct route ;i om Omaha
and the west is via The North
Western Line. Fast trains,
first-class track, convenient
schedules and the best of
Two Trains Daily
ieave Omaha at 7:50 a. m. and 8:13
p. m. arriving St. Paul 7:40 p. ra.
and 7:35 a. m. , Minneapolis s:10
p. m. -ind 8:10 a. m.
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cars, buffet smoking and library cars,
observation, cafe and parlor cars, free
reclining chair cars and standard day
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