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TOE OMAIIA DAILY BEEi MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 1006.
NEWS OF INTEREST FROM IOWA
Office, 10 Pearl
tav1, nrui-a. . ' ,-
Stockert Bella carpets.
Flna snsravlna- at Lsffsrt's. ,
Ed Rotsrs' Tony Vaunt bear.
Oct thosa risw photo at Schmldt'a.
riumblnc and hanUni Blaby Son.
Lswla Cutlnr, funeral dlraetor, phons iT.
Woodrtn Undertaklos company. Tel tit.
School supplies. Atoaanasr'a. S3 H'way.
DIAMONDS AB AN INVESTMENT.
TALK TO .LErrERT ABOUT IT.
Buy your phonographs and records from
Williamson, 17. South Main street.
Buperflous hairs removed permanently by
electrolytes at Graves', 106 Pearl St.
George Hoag-lantl haa the Kansaa Shall
brick. All hard brick. Get hla prloea.
Sea Stephen Bros, for Are brick and fire
Clay, sewer pipe, fitting and garden hose.
FREE AT TCCKER-g, LARGE COIy
ORED PHOTO WITH EACH DOZEN
Star chapter. Royal Arch Masons, will
meet this evening for' wink in the past
We take contracta for paper hanging.
S aiming and Interior decorating. Borwlck,
11 South Main.
' CVT rLOWEJW FROM HERMAN
f GREEN HOUSES ,.KOR SALE AT
k SWAIN E MAC Erf.
Day and night school at Western Iowa
college. Students aasisted to positions.
Bend for catalog. 'Phone for information.
, Both ,'pbonea.
I bay 111 per ion for cast Iron; mixed,
tlO; atove, te; raga, Wa per lb.; rubber,
like; copper, 14c per lb. J. Katslman, SO
- Main, both 'pnonea C50.
We wholesale ice cream. Shipped to any
part of ths aute. Special prices to the
' retail trade, I Mucci, 211 Weat Broadway,
Council Bluffs, la Tel. 1(4.
We have the finest line of aample monu
ments to select from In the west. Sheeley
A Lane Marble and Granite works, 117
, East Broadway, Council Bluff, la.
Don't fall to look through Petersen
- Schoening'a Una of furniture, ruge, mat
tings . and lace curtains. Sold on easy
payments Liberal discount for caah.
Mrs. Prlscllla McVlcker. wife of R, J.
McVloker of Vermilion, 8. D., died yester
day at Mercy hospital, aged C yeara Mr.
McVlcker aocon-panled the body to Ver
milion last night. .
Council Blurts aerie of Eagles will hold
. Its annual cattish bake at the Union
Xrlvlog park next Sunday afternoon. la
addition to the hahbiuce there will be a
program Of races and other sports, Includ
ing a ball game between tne Council Blurts
and Bouth Omaha aeriea for the allver cup
which waa captured by the Bluffs team last
year. A platform will also be erected for
the following drinks will be
served at clark's soda fountain
this week:. madja, 10c; frozen
phosphate 10c: happy thought.
160: jLldarado Sundae, uc; trop
ical SUNDAE, 16a; MAS1SCHINQ EGG
FLIP, Wc: SOUTHERN BBAUTT, 14c;
AMERICAN , SUNDAE. l&c; MAPLE
' Mrs. Sarah Isabel Clevlnger died yester
day at her borne In McClelland, la, aged
so years. Besides her husband she leavea
two daughters and three sons. The funeral
will be held Tuesday from either the resi
dence or St. Peter's Catholic church In
this city, but which was not determined
Jesterday. Interment will be In Walnut
Ull cemetery. . t
Bertha, Bm?ad, the' young girl from SheU
don, la., and George Demmltt. the young
man from' Hamburg, la.. In whose com
pany aha waa found. In a boa car m the
Burlington yards a week ago, bay been
releaaed from the eity Jail. . The girl's
parents seemingly declined to be respon
sible for her, o Chief Richmond decided
to turn ber loose. ,
Walt for the big demonstration, Oct. 1
to Oct. 6. Hot Blast Heater burning hard
coal,, soft coal, cobs, all In operation dur
ing this week. - Cole'a new High Oven
Rang and Cole's Colelsed Hot Blast Steel
Rang also In operation. They broil, boll,
bake, toast, roast and cook ' all at the
aam time. Don't miss It-, Oct. 1 to Oct. .
Paddock Handschsy Hdw.. 41 8. Main.
" William. Kalght ,! JMtoked. 'for. .a bearing
before Jdatic Field tomorrow on complaint
of Mrs. Bertha Koaer, wlio ohargaa Knight
with using language such aa la not per
mitted by the etty ordinances and state
laws. Mrs.' Koaer residea on Twentieth
avenue near Tenth street, where ah culti
vates a beet patch. Bhe discovered
Knight, so she allegee. In her garden and
thla started the trouble. It la said. Knight
gave bonds for his appearance.
The Ladles' Aid society of St.' John's
Bngllsh Lutheran church will have an all
day "quilting" In the church parlor
Thursday. The chorua choir will meet
for rehearsal under direction of Carl F.
Btough, Wednesday evening after the ser
vice and Friday evening. Midweek ear
vices will be held Wednesdsy evening at
1:V) o'clock. Preparatory and communion
, services will bat held next Sunday at 11
a. m. '
James Collier, who waa releaaed from
the county Jail a few days ago, when the
grand Jury failed to return an Indictment
against him on the charge of breaking Into
and robbing the Beth May saloon on Broad
way and Bryant at rest, waa arrested by
the police Late Saturday night on a charge
of vagrancy. It la said to be the Intention
'of the authorities to make Collier seek
ome other abiding place besides Council
" Chsrles MUler and H. ' Dougherty, two
f the men arrested in the room at the
Ogden hotel, t. here the police found a com
plete opUun Joint layout, were releaaed yes
terday on $30 caah bonda each. Frank
O'Nell, arrested st ths asms time. Is still
in Jail, having been unable to secure balL
The three -women are out on ball. Arthur
Bitter.' claiming to b a bartender In
Omaha, who waa arrested. It being al
leged that hs was "owner of part of"tho
plum layout, seettred hla release Bat lu
nar night on a (60 caah bond
03. VESTMAUS SEIUIA
amrk a Bio and easy. Ma aratmptng. Ona
at MUim,. and next aaomlasT yea 11 feat
fine. fto, Pvatpald.
EUEEiaa & kcccxhll- exua to.
. Mth a4 Danara, M.
SCHOOLS AID COLLEGES.
C01LaAa Ciasawi, auouuOu. phliuso-
ACADfcMY-An accredited High School,
'reparea Tor Bsllevue or aay utosr awi
( or university- '
NORMAL SCHOOL Elementary and -
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CONSERVATORY Theory of musie. pit
no, voloe, vK.lln. elocutioa sad art.
OMAHA CONNECTIONS Electric line
and Burlington Railway.
Four Modern Dormltortea
Addreaa Preaideat wadsworth. Bails I,
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YOUR- BOY'S FUTURE
ejr4 Israel as ta tiaiaiag a loilm
' Ik as e( U aa M. Mevaara eaa as rmlte
toiler ualaiaf for the ana seanatutlas ataa
toes ikaa at the KtiailCI MILITAHl
ACAUKMY, PywHaanal st ate ea4 tot,
silf netiaial aa taauura at ka aMilwaa
eacj. rawjlta eaiUes sraiira'wr waaitl mis,
lis eiinurT taeuah , laMraaUea ee s " 'flit
theraaah. theu aet AUtWtMa, Sara ah)
as eMetteat aaltuv eeMiUeta Sua tmt OaU
hnta .mats auUtuty i n html, Eaecaef heh,
Be Tel. 43.
SALOON SAFE IS CRACIED
Bobbers Eeoir About On Hundred Dollars
for Their Trouble,
kany' PEOPLE HEAR THE EXPLOSION
Considerable Ttsa Elapses Befere
Pellc Are Not I Sea aad Tbey Are
Caable to ria a Trace of
The safe In the aaloon of Martin Morten
sen at YU Sixteenth avenue was blown
about S o'clock yesterday morning by
cracksmen, who secured about $HM In cash.
Nitroglycerin waa used to open the safe
and the force of the explosion did consid
erable damage to the Interior of the sa
loon, breaking the glass, showcases and
much of th glassware on the back bar.
. The explosion was beard by several people
residing In the locality, but was supposed
by them to have need In the railroad yards
nearby and R was soma -little time before
It was learned that It had been in the
Morten sen saloon. As soon as It waa learned
that the safe In the aaloon had been blown
the police were notified by telephone, but
by the time an officer arrived on the arena
there wae not the stlghteat trace of the
cracksmen, although there waa plenty of
evidence of their work.
It Is believed the burglars entered the
saloon by the back door, which had evi
dently been forced open with a Jimmy. It
waa found open and the robbers are sup
posed to have made their 'escape the same
Th time for the robbry had evidently
been well planned and It Is believed that
the robbera were well acquainted with
Morteneen's movements and chose a time
when they were aware he would be away
from the place. Morten sen wm attending
a dance at the Danish hall with hla family.
The dance lasted until I o'clock and It was
shortly before this hoar that be started for
The robbers had evidently mad careful
preparations for blowing the aafe and their
work Indicated they were no amateurs. The
dock In the saloon stopped, at 1:67, Indi
cating the time of tbe explosion. Several
holes were drilled In the safe door near
the lock while soep was uned to close up
all cracks and openings..' To deaden the
sound of tbe explosion a big horse blanket
was placed over the safe. The blanket,
one corner of which was burned and blown
oft, was left behind by the robbers and Is
practically the only clue the police have to
The door of the aafe was Mown off Its
hinges and plecea of the lining and lock
scattered about the room. Much of tbe
glassware back of the bar was blown off
the shelf and broken, while the glass In the
cigar and other showcases waa broken to
There were three slot machines In the
saloon and these had been broken open
and robbed of their contents, but how much
Mortensen could not tell.
Mortensen closed hla saloon at midnight
and shortly after placing hla money In tbe
safe and locking up the place went to the
dance la the Danish hall. His departure, it
Ig believed, must have beep Watched by the
robbera. who.,. most hav "shortly after
broke Into the aaloon In order to have ac
complished the drilling and blowing of the
safe by the time Indicated by the stopping
of the dock.. ,.-
Mr. Mortensen stated he left ths dance
at the Danish hall with his wife about 1:30
and whan they paaaed the saloon on their
way home the lights were burning and
everything apparently was all right. The
robbers, It Is supposed, were hid behind
the ban The safe must have" been blown
a few minutes after he passed.
The force of the explosion, while not only
playing havoc with the Inside of ths saloon,
blew out the front window. Pieces of the
door of the safe were found imbedded In
the plaster of th celling. One show case
near where the safe stood waa blown to
Matins te Ciiumh.
COAL IS BCARCB IN. COUNCIL
BLUFFS. WE BOUGHT EARLT AND
ADVISE TOU TO AVAIL YOURSELF
OF OUR PRESENT SUPPLT OF COAL
WHILE IT LASTS. BRIDEN8TEIN
SMITH. SIXTH ST. AND FOURTEENTH
AVE. TEL. 111.
SEE Omt SPECIAL DISPLAY IN OUR
NEW BUILDING of th Monarch malleable
Iron and steel ranges. The only perfect
range ea the market that lasts and gives
satisfaction. Keiler-Far-Bswortb Furniture
company, tn-U-ls West Broadway, Council
won aw Amjsa a holdcp im
Iastaad ef tmaail the Kleke Bta
As Mia ' Ivy Button was on ber way
borne at 100 Seventh avenue Isst night
she waa stopped at the corner of Tenth
treat and First avenue by a negro, who
stepped front behind a big tree and ordered
her to hold up ber hands.
"If you holler I'll" tbe negro continued,
after ordering the young woman to hold
up her hands, but he had not time to com
plete what he intended saying, as Miss
Button landed a well directed kick at tbe
negro, striking him In a tender spot and
causing him to drop to ths ground. Miss
Sutton, as the negro (ell, rsn to Tenth
street, where there Is an eleetrio are light,
where she turned la time to see her assail,
ant pick himself up and start east on First
Mlaa Button was able to give th police
a fslr description of the negro, who wss
tall and dressed In black. A search waa
at one Instituted for the fellow, but with
out success. It Is supposed hs made di
rectly for Broadway and took th motor
Ths best of violin strings, three different
brands at the Rourlctue Piano House, IS
Broadway, Council Bluffs. Ia., where the
organ stands upon ths building.
For Imported wines. liquor and Bud
welser beer go to L- Rosen raid, wholeeele
liquor dealer, tl South Mala street. .
Ft rat class watch work and Jewelry
Mattera ta rederal Oeart. .
Judge Smith McPhersea has set for hear
ing in the federal court the three case
of the Omaha Bridge and Tsrmtnsl com
pany, Radlok and th Whitney Realty eom.
pany against Chsrles R. Hsnnsn. the
former Council Bluffs banker, and others.
Thee suits arise out of the attempt of
I Hannaa to purchase from the state of Iowa
about LOW acres lying en th weat aide
of the Missouri liver claimed to be por
tions of the abandoned river bed by the
would-be purrhaeero. ;
The thirteenth general assembly ef Iowa
passed a law providing . that the stats
auditor be empowered to have surveyed and
to sell all abaudoaed river beds, lakes and
talsnd In the waters of ths state, together
with accretions to such Isws. The act
further provided that such Isnds should
be sold to the flrst persons who applied to
The stilts, which were started In ltr, sre
to enjoin the state auditor from selling and
Hsnnan from acquiring title to the lands la
The fit ef glasses Is guaranteed.
THE BEAT EVER THAT LARGal
PHOTO GIVEN AWAY BY TUCKER.
A GOOD PAYING SHOE STORE, DOIICO
tl.MO A MONTH. WILL INVOICE U.000.
BPLENDID OPENING; DUNCAN
DEAN, 9 MAIN ST., COUNCIL BLUFFS.
,W0 acres good farm land In aestera Colo
rado, K per acre and up; no Irrigation re
quired. Can raise all kinds ef small grain
and corn. A fsw good homesteads Join
our lands. Bend for printed mstter. F. C.
Lougee, 124 Main street. Council "Bluffs, la.
MRS. HARRIS FATALLY BrRIED
Gasoline Explodes While She te Cook
Miss George Harris, living In the rooms
over the pool hall at 711 West Brosdwsy,
wss terribly burned about the upper part
of her body yesterday by the explosion of
gasoline while cooking. She was removed
to the General hospital, where last night It
waa stated that while she wss resting as
easily as possible under the circumstances,
the chances for her recovery were slight.
Mrs. Harris Is the mother of several chil
dren and her husband la employed In the
Saltaman coal yard across ths street from
where they live. '
The fire department wss called and soon
had the blase resulting from the explosion
of the gasoline extinguished. But little
damage waa done to the apartmenta.
GOOD WEIGHT, GOOD MEASURE AND
GOOD QUALITY ARE MATTERS OF
VITAL IMPORTANCE TO THE GROCERY
BUYER; they are of much Importance to
us; by having all three of the right stand
ard ws have gained and continued to hold
the trade of a largo and discriminating
class of customers. Can't we have yours T
Orders are filled promptly and carefully
and prices are as low as ths prevslling
market rates will permit. John Olsen, 738 -U
CENTRAL FLOITR-H.U. Every sack
warranted. Central Grocery and Meat Mar
ket. Both 'phone M.
Ths season's newest and finest designs
In Jewel, y.
sportlaar Events at Drlvlaa- Park.
The sporting eventa which were potPmed
Sunday sfternoon a week sgo on account
of the heavy rsln were pulled off yesterday
afternoet the Union driving park before
a crowd numbering several hundred.
The ball game between the Transfers and
the Neumayere was won by the former by
a score of I to 4.
The three-mile motor cycle handicap race
waa won by Fleecher, with Dewey second
and Maus third.
The two-mile motor cycle race was won
by Dewey, with Maus second and Green
The mile and a half bicycle races were
both won by Roy Mitchell of thla city,
with Hodgee and Glllnskl second and third,
respectively. In both events. . .
During the morning there were team and
Individual shoots, with an exhibition of
fancy, shooting by Captain. Hardy of Lin
coln, Neb. , i . "M ;
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Democrats Nosalaato Dickson. .
SIOUX CITY, la.. Sept, a. Charles A.
Dickson of Sioux City was nominated for
congress by the Eleventh district demo
cratic convention at LeMar today. There
waa no opposition.
NEW LOCATION, K
Exceptional piano bargains this week at
A. Hoepe Co.. SS South Main street. Coun
cil Bluffs. Easy payment.
an day School Convention.
There was a good attendance at the Sun
day school convention held . yesterday st
Dumfries under the auspices of the three
Sabbath schools of that district The ses
sions were held In the edifice of the Inde
pendent Chnroh of Christ and a basket
lunch waa served at noon. '
At the morning session the prayer service
was conducted by Rev. Henry DeLong and
addressee were made by Rev. Joaeph Stiles
and Rev. M. Martin and H. W. Haselton
of thla city. At the afternoon session ad
dresses were made by Rev. O. P. CaweJtU
Dr. J. P. Montgomery of this city. Stats
Senator C. G. Saunders. Rev. James O'May,
pastor of the Broadway Methodist church,
and other. A. M. Hutchinson of this city
acted as chairman of the meeting.
A. Metaa-av Jt Co.
New Location of Wholesale Bakery,
fl Mynater Street. Co. Bluffs, la.
Homo-made Bread a Specialty.
DON'T WAIT. BUT HAVE THE CHIL
DREN'S' PHOTO TAKEN NOW WHILE
THE WEATHER IS FINE. TUCKER
MAKES THE BEST A LARGE ONE
Trass Killed nt Atlantic.
ATLANTIC, la.. Sept. .-(Special Tele
gram.) W. EL 8mlth of Roeedale, Mo., fell
under the wheels of a faat freight at the
depot this morning and was Instantly killed.
Hs had an arm severed, his chest crushed
and his body was literally torn to pieces.
He I supposed to be a tramp beating hla
way and fell under the train while at.
tempting to board It., The coroner haa
charge of the body.
Peterson A Schoenlng Co. are receiving
new goods dally and Invite visitors.
Good sold on easy payments. Liberal
discount for caah.
If you need a sewing machine or want
to rent a machine or want your machine
repaired, call on Williamson, at IT Bouth
Main street. He haa machines to rent from
Priest Attacks Textbook.
BIOUX CITT. Ia.. Sept. a.-(Speclal Tel
egram.) Rsv. Bernard Hurt, at the Ca
thedral of the Epiphany this morning,
mads an attack from the pulpit on Myenr'
Ancient History, which for years haa been
a textbook In the Sioux City High echool.
He alleged that It teaches materialistic ev
olution, denying the Creator a place in the
development of the human race. He called
on Catholic to make objection to the book.
New fall and holiday jewelry arriving.
We wtll shew the largest and best stock
ever In the city.
All person knowing themselves to be
Indebted to Duncan A Dean or th Duncau
Shoe company are requested to call and
settle at once.
NEW LOCATION. M
Special prises a watsbes during thi
SENATORS BY DIRECT VOTE
Dog Ifeiiea Preparing te EateiUin lele
ntee from If any State.
TWENTY-EIGHT STATES REPRESENTED
Governor Cnasalna Gets Off nt Wroaar
Handoar to Meet Appoint-meet.
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
DBS MOINES, Sept. 2J. (8neclal.)-The
fact that there has been so much political
activity in the state of Jowa this year has
seemingly completely overshadowed the
fact that there I to ba one of tbe greatest
and most noteworthy gatherings In the
country here this ..year, a convention of
delegates from esch state In the union ap
pointed by the governors of the statss for
the purpose 6f discussing and formulating
eom plan for, securing a constitutional
amendment for a direct vote of th people
for United States .senators. Ths conven
tion will be held at the statehouse Decem
ber C, a trine over two monthe from now.
The flrst move Jor th convention was In
a resolution . psased at the last session of
the legislature authorising Governor Cum
min to call such a convention. At this
time there are twenty-eight state, or a
little more than .half, that have made the
necessary appointment, of five delegates to
attend the convention. Twenty-four stales
are, on record a favoring the elevtln or
senators by the people and seventeen of
these are on record aa petitioning congress
to submit the matte, tp the people. Seven
others are on record as making application
for a convention r for . proposing such an
amendment. These seven are Michigan,
Minnesota, Nevada, . Nebraska, Oregon,
Iowa. Montana, . Ths seventeen petitioning
congress are New Hampshire, Kentucky,
Illinois. Wyoming. Ohio, Utah, Florida,
Washington,, NorthDakota. North Carolina,
Idaho, Pennsylvania,. Indiana, Colorado,
South Dakota, Kansaa. The states that
have thus far answered the Invitation of
Governor Cummins to make the appoint
ment of delegates tp the convention In Dea
Moines next November are California, Colo
rado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kannss, Ken
tucky, Louisiana,,, Michigan, Minnesota.
Montana. Nebraska, New Jersey, North
Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota,
Texas, Washington, . West Virginia, Wy
oming, Georgia, .North Dakota, Pennsyl
vania, Tennessee. Utah, Virginia, Wiscon
sin and New York. . The governors of
Maine and Massachusetts have answered
the invitation to the effect that the Isws of
those states do not. give them authority to
make the appointment of delegatea and
hence they have necessarily declined. Under
the provisions of the federal law. If two
thirds of the legislatures of ths states pe
tition congress tp submit the matter-to a
constitutional convention the matter must
be so submitted. . This means thirty states.
It Is partly for. the' purpose of Inducing
enough other ststes.to make the petition to
bring It up to thirty, that tbe convention
here Is to be held. ,,-
Mlealnar . Man Feaad,
The body of Carl Klumb of thla city waa
found near the Golf y and ., Country club
grounds, last night ti with a bullet hole
through the heart. He had been missing
since August 9. .-?' .
Governor Works Handcar.
Put off by mistake at a little wayatatlon
and "wlth-n mearia o'frchinr their desti
nation, Governor, Cummins and . Senator
Oarst worked handcars In order to reach a
peaking date. . They ihad appeared at Svea
City and addressed. , a political gathering.
They took .a Rock Island train and Intended
to meet the Northwestern .fit, Grldley, but
by mistake got off at Maple. Hill. There la
nothing to Mapls ,H111 but a name and a
couple of tollhouses for th section men.
With no other means Governor Cummins
and Senator Garst, who Is a candidate for
lieutenant governor, with a number of oth
ers who had gotten off by mistake with
them, boarded two haadcar and made their
way to Grldley. '
. arlners Dedicate Temple.
The building formerly uaed for the First
Methodist church has been remodeled and
will be reded lea ted Thursday as a temple
of the Za-Ga-Ztg tempi of the Mystic
Shriner. Shrlners from Omaha, Minne
apolis, Kansas City. St, Joaeph, Sioux
City and other place hav been invited
and will assist In the dedication, which
will be an. elaborate ceremony.
Republican county conventions Saturday
made the following nominationa of repre
sentatives: ' Wsshington, J. W. Ingham;
Allsraskee, C. A. Beeson; Dee Moines,
Chsrles O'Mally snd Robert Eland for the
houae and Frank Canney for the senate;
Senator Hogue ws renominated by the
Harrison-Monona-Crawford' convention. '
Benedict Wot far Clerk
Rush Benedict of Shajby county Is not
candidate for re-election as clerk of the
house of the thirty-second general assem
bly. Hs Is a candidate for the republican
nomination aa representative from Shelby
county, but even If be should fall of that
nomination It Is understood hs will not be
a candidate for chief clerk of the houae. As
a reeult It ia expected there will be quite
'a scramble for the position, which paya M
a day. There ia alao a ome talk that a
number of candidates will be In the field
In the course of time for the position of
secretary of the eenate.
Four democratic conferences will be held
this week. Monday, September 24, the
Tenth district conference will be held at
Fort Dodge, Tueaday th Third district at
Waterloo, Wednesday the Fourth district at
New Hampton and Thursday the Fifth
district at Cedar Rapid.
Fifty-Sixth is Honored. '
The fifty-sixth regiment of the Iowa Na
tional. Guard, which was sent to Fort Riley
tA nit In the maneuvers there, Is bsck
and swelled with pride. On of ths news
...... there o.i the Ffty-slxth
was as follows:
The regiment msde a fin appearance ss
It marched from the train to the grounds.
Many of the regulars were down to look
them over end among themselves they had
much to say In a complimentary way con
cerning th manner in which the Iowa bov
did things. Everything they did Sunday,
after arriving, ahowed at least that thev
have well mastered the elementary thing's
In which a soldier is instructed. It Is the
most soldierly National Guard that has been
at the encampment thla year. The com
paniea are made p of a clean. Intelligent
looking lot of young men. In detraining
their men and taking them Into camp, the
officers ahowed knowledge of auch thlnga
that cornea only from experience. The
work of pltchln tenta and going Into camp
waa done without a hitch and there were
no chaotic mlxup aa has been seen there
0 many tlmea during the peat few month a.
. Special aal on etchings framed 11x39,
oak frame. fl.M up. Picture framing a
specialty. A good tims to paper your home.
See our new line of well paper. Oct our
figures for home decorating. W. B. Hewet
son, Broadway and Fourth street.. Council
Bluffs. It is no tssk for ns to make you
figures, and If w are not tbe lowest we do
not expect tbe business.
Boy Coavtotea ml Mardev.
ALBIA. Ia.. Sept. 8,-asear Kapler, aged
I yeare, was today found guilty of tbe
M order of a playmate. The Iowa Juvenile
law does not cover murder esse, and the
boy will be sentenced Just the same aa
If he were of more mature age. The mur
der occurred several months ago, when
Napier In a fit of psssloa took a shotgun
snd deliberately shot th boy, with whom
he was playing.
Tour old worn out carpets and ruga are
valuable. Don't throw them away. We
manufacture handsome, reversible rug
from old carpets. Thousands of them In
use In the beat homes. Thone SIS. Our man
wtll call and tell you all about It. Send for
booklet. The Council Bluffs Carpet Clean
ing Manufacturing Co., 14 North Main
Hafer makes Tanka to order. We have
a good factory. Do not buy until you
give Hafer, the lumberman, a chance at
your bill. Council Bluffs, Ia.
Swanson Music company, 407 West
Broadway the place where you will find
a splendid assortment of pianos to select
from. Conovers. Cables Schubert and
Klngabury's. All clean, new goods. Prices
and terms to suit every person. We think
It a good house to deal with.
Serves you right. What does the Fa
mous Radiant Home Hard Coal Stnv
and Sterling, ' Lexington Steel Range do?
The only real coal aaver In the ,weit.
Petersen A Schoenlng Co., sole agents.
THE ' MOST UP-TO-DATE RESTAUR
ANT IN COUNCIL BLUFFS. GOOD SER
VICE AND HOME COOKING. .The Calu
met restaurant, 20 Broadway..
Owner Needs Money.
Must sell modern six-room dwelling near
high school. Tel. SL Charles T. Officer,
If you think of painting your house let
as give you an estimate now. We guar
antee the patpt to be made of pure ma
terials, mixed and put up by skilled me
chanics, so when we paint It stays painted.
We also have some odd lots of artistic wall
paper that we are cloalng out at low prices
to make way for new stock. If you .want
good paper at little cost come see us now.
Jensen Nlcolaesen, 238 Broadway.
N. T. Plumbing Co. Tel. 280. Night, L89t
Two DUmoid Medal Contest.
PARKER, 8. D., Sept. 23. (Special Tele
gram.) In the double diamond oratorical
contest, under the auspices of the State
Women's Christian Temperance union con
vention in this city last evening, Fred
Caah man of Sioux Falls 'won in the Junior
contest, his oration being entitled "Pic
tures from Life," and Phillip Moulton from
Wessington won the senior medal, his ora
tion being entitled "Abe Barrows', De
fense." There were eleven contestants.
The State Women's Christian Temperance
union closes Its eighteenth annual i session
here tomorrow morning. This It the most
successful convention in the history of the
State Women's Christian Temperance union.
Fonnd Dead in His Home.
YANKTON. 8. D., Sept. .-(Bpeclal Tel
egram.) James McKeacble, a prominent
farmer residing near Walabtown, thla
county, met death In an unknown manner
Saturday night. He retired as usual in
good health. Hla lifeless remains were' dis
covered by one of his children at the foot
of the stairs Sunday morning. A coroner's
inquest will be held Monday at 10 o'clock.
He leaves three grown children. He was
6! yeara of age.
FORECAST 0FTHE WEATHER
Fair and Warmer Monday ant
Showers . Taesday ? in ,
' Nebraska, '
WASHINGTON. Sept. 23.-The forecast.
Nebraska- and Kansas Fair Monday,
warmer In east portion;' Tuesday showers
and cooler In west, fair In east portldn.
For Iowa and Missouri Fair and warmer
Monday and Tuesday. ,
For Illinois Fair Monday and Tueaday;
fresh northeast, shifting to southeast winds.
OFFICE OF THE WEATHER BUREAU.
OMAHA, Sept. 23. Official record of tem
perature and precipitation compared with
the corresponding day of the last three
years: 1908. 1906. 1904. 1903.
Maximum temperature.... 74 79 84 70
Minimum temperature.... 83 67 R3 60
Mean temperature 84 6S 74 IK)
Precipitation 00 .00 T .00
Temperature and precipitation departures
from ths normal at Omaha since March 1
and comparison with the last two yearsi
Normal temperature 64
Deficiency for the day 0
Total deficiency alnce March 1 14
Normal precipitation -.. .09 Inch
Ie(1clency for the day 09 Inch
Precipitation since March 1 22 94 inches
Deficiency since March 1 2.10 inches
Deficiency for cor. period, 1906..., 4. 88 Inches
Deficiency for cor. period, 1904.... 1.77 Inches
Reports front Stations nt T P. M.
Station and State Temp. Max. Raln
of Weather. 1p.m. Temp. fall.
Bismarck, clear 76 86 .00
Cheyenne, clear C8 7 .00
Chicago, part cloudy 62 70 .00
Davenport, clear 8 76 .00
Denver, clear 74 80 ' .00
Hsvre, cloudy 76 82 - .00
Helena, cloudy 78 82 .00
Huron, clesr 8 78 .00
Kansaa City, clear 70 74 .00
North Platte, cloudy 70 80 .00
Omaha, clear "68 74 .00
Rapid City, clear 74 82 .00
St. Lou la, clear 74 82 .00
St. Paul, cloudy 00 64 .00
Salt Lake City, clear .... 80 84 .00
Valentine, clear 74 82 .00
T Indlcatea trace of precipitation
L. A. WELSH, Local P
AT ALL BOOKSELLERS
THS sceaea are laid In Wyoming
and Montana at the time of the
Bioux uprising la 1S70, and the story '
culminate in a dramatic deecription
of the Custer Massacre. Into the
breathleee narrativ has been woven
a e harming love story of the absorb
ing kind in wbtca Mr. Pannes excels,
with a myatary for the reader to onrevcL
Illustrated In color by AnburX Keller
A. C. MaCLUXO A CO., Chicago
' There is no kuprs work in buying Tet ley's Tra. Kvery housewife who
haa tried It knows that it la superior to all other packet teas.
McCOEO-BRAOY CO., Wholesale Agents, Omaha.
On Sale Daily to October 31st
1 -. . .
The Rock Island operates through .daily Tour
ist Sleeping Car Service between Missouri rivor
points and California, via Colorado and via El
Paso, Texas. " ' ".
For further information, call or write
ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD '
See our echcedules to, some- of the principal eastern
cities: ' ' v " . ' '' ' i": '" ',
' Chicago . . ... . 1 13Va hours
Detroit ......21 hours
Buffalo 27 hours
Syracuse 30 hours
Albany 33 hours
New York ...37 hours
Boston 44 hours
The fast "Chicago Limited" train leaves Omaha at 6
P. M., fast day train at 8 A. M. Union depot connections
in Chicago for nearly all principal points.
Steamship tickets to all European and Asiatic points.
Cafe car service. '
Tickets and information at
CITY TICKET OFFICE, 1402 FARNAM ST.r OMAHA.
WW aa, -w
DAY TRAIN TO CHICAGQ
Leaves Union Station, Omaha, 7:45 .'jn, - ;
Arrives Chicago, 10KX) p. m. the same day.
Observation End pVlor Car with Dining Room anil Fjrst-clajs'
Coaches. Breakfast, Dinner and Supper served ' in the Dining
Koom or Parlor Car a la carte.
CITT TICKET OFFICE,
i8tt tamam Btrt,.
Prepare for ' the fall and winter
by obtaining the use of an office in
Tip lee iiilili
' Where one may be comfortable during, the cold,
- brainy days of fall and extreme cold da js of winter.
Wft hnVA a VPrV dpsimKlA fiiiita rt rnnma nn 1w civil. ttss.
- j w nMa.B,w va wua V-a PfA I Am- 1 V 1
facini? Farnam. and Saventepnth fitiwta- thrA ia a vanUtil
0 f W M W UU( lUlli
plenty of light $75.00. -..,':
Take your pick among these: Booms C07, 509' and 5,20
for $15.00. .
Room 546 has 287 square feet of floor space, a vault and good
east light.' ;We can rent you this for $28.00. ' . .. ' , .
. This is the finest office buildinir in the eitv. F.vfirvth?n,r
convenient, with heat, electric
- ' " See R. V,
San Francisco, San Diego. Horn
brook, Los Angeles, Phoenix, No
gales, Quaymaa.r. , -.
Portland, Tacoma, Seattle,' ; Van-'
courer, Victoria, Ashland, Astoria.
Mexico City, El Paso, Deming.
Spokane, Ellensbufg, Amantllla,
Helena. Butte, Anaconda,' Mis
Ogden, Salt Lake, Pocatello.
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f.P. RUTHERFORD, D. P. A.
1323 Farnam Street, ''
Time to Chicago
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and the East
Indianapolis . . .21 hours
Cincinnati .24 hours
Pittsburg .,....'26 hburs
Philadelphia . . .35 hours
Baltimore ..... .36 hours'
Washington ....38 hours
Toronto 35 hours
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light and janitor service. - -
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