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THE BEE: OMAHA, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER '"J, 1911.
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Mr, those tnrkcys are roosting
Do your shepplnt early. Bame ar
gument a last rear.
It vat only natural that the horae
blanket should follow the ponr coat
"Oh, rromlaa Me," la the favorite
one of the offlca-aeeklnf candidate.
A California town la to hold an
lire exposition. Jt ahould be peace
ful. The foot ball season le orer, ex
cept for those forty-seren on the In
Marty O'Toole and Marty Littleton
are our most prominent Martys just
The folks further east will get
theirs as soon aa our cold ware can
reach them. .
. That reminds us, what has becoms
of Jerome, one time district attorney
In New York?
"What does the socialist party
stand. forT".asks a correspondent.
- Epeaklng of Champ Clark's humor,
Mr. Bryan seems to think he Is the
joker In the democratic deck.
It Is to be hoped that John
Dlgelow, at 94, called on Dr. Osier
on his recent visit to London.
As long aa Persia slept, Russia
had nothing to say, but now that the
little lamb Is rousing, ; the bear
Who put the joker In the Albert
law to save violators from lta pen.
alttesT How about It Judge Albert!
Did someone catch the author nap
ping? Bam Blyth declares that next to
Bryan, "Jim" Dahlman Is tho big
gest democrat In Nebraska. What
about our democratic United States
It 1 to be noted that the leaders
of the antt-Taft cuowd In Nebraska
today were for the most part also
leaders of the antl-Taft crow'd In
Nebraska four years ago. .
It looks as if that Water board
promise of a new supply main to
Florence to be laid before the ground
froie waa a campaign roorbactt for
bond election purposes only.
Coming events cast their shadows
before. Even If there were no other
premonitory signs, tho renewed ac
tlvlty of "Ik" Dunn Is posltlvo evi
dence of the approach of a municipal
Our old friend. Edgar Howard,
must have had a wireless from Fair
view when he struck Champ Clark's
name off the list. Either that or
the Falrvlew statesman got his
hunch from Edgar.
The expose of the creosote paving
block combine may help folks to un
derstand the noticeable eagerness to
let next to paving contractors who
use so much sand, lime, crushed rock,
brick and other building materials.
Of course, it Is no "outrage" for
the democratic county board to
throw $60,000 worth of voting ma
chines, paid for with taxpayers'
money, into the Junk' heap. That
would be an "outrage" only if per
petrated by republicans.
Criticising President Roosevelt for
not consulting Secretary of War Taft
on that steel merger deal, an ex
change asks, "Where was Secretary
Taft, that he was not consulted?"
The record will show that Secretary
Tilt was in Japan at that moment.
The Canal and Freight Sates.
Of course the country will endorse
the recommendation of the Isthmian
Canal commission that "every lelt
Imste means of Increasing the rev
enue (from the canal) should be
adopted." The canal will have cost
when completed something like
M00.000.000. While It has been said
that heavy net profits need not be1
Immediately looked for to justify the
enterprise, yet no time should be lost
in putting the canal upon an actually
paying basis. ,
But, In spite of all this, the canal
would not come up to the objects set
forth for it if it failed to bring about
an equalization of our transconti
nental freight rates. From the
earliest canal agitation this has been
one of the arguments Held out that
It would tend by competitive lnflu
ence to level the cost of transporta
tion in this country.
It Is no wonder, therefore, that
such Interest' has been aroused over
the reputed causes of the failure of
Bernard N. Baker' scheme for an
independent Atlantic and Pacific
steamship line on the canal. Just as
Interest in the venture reaches from
New York to Ban Francisco, and tho
$15,000,000 project was apparently
getting on Its feet, It la suddenly
and completely wrecked and reports
are flying thick and fast to the effect
that the money magnates in combi
nation with the railroads blocked It.
At any rate, it is charged that banka
declined to favor tho proposed plana
and, therefore, they failed for want
of financial support,
Thcro Is a possibility that this ex
planation may not be entirely sound
and that tha banka, Just at this time,
have plenty of other reasons for not
wishing to underwrite the proposi
tion. But, at all events, shippers
must be counted In as among the
beneficiaries of this canal and it
must be ao operated as to benefit
them in the matter of cheaper rail
rates. Unless competition la allowed
to have Its natural sway this cannot
be done and that would be ,a
great mistake in connection' with'
the canal. But It Is a mistake with
which people need not concern them
selves too seriously at yet. The gov
ernment owns this canal and the ter
ritory through which It runs and It
has sole power to regulate lta opera
tion and It It hardly likely that the
government la going to conduct. it
In the Interest of' any private busi
ness enterprise, . no matter what
efforts may be exerted to that end.
Clogfing- the Wheels.
Above every other Interest and
consideration at stake In the Mc-
Namara case la that of Justice. If
this aggravating delay In drawing a
Jury It occasioned by a mutual deter
mination to facilitate justice, then
it may be pardonable, but if It is
done by one side or the other to
hamper Justice, It Is Intolerable. '
Powerful interests, .V are told,
are actively concerned In this court
proceeding at Los Angeles. It begins
to look so. It Is a misfortune for
both sldea that such a thing Is be
lievable. Too much baa been said
of tho large sums of money avail
able, of the combination of Influ
ences at work, to Inspire Implicit
faith In the simple effort of getting
down to a speedy hearing of this re
markable case. It may t be that,
owing to the bitterness of feeling en
gendered, prosecution and defense
suffer more or less from the crimina
tions of one another. But what the
publlo Is Interested in Is a fair trial
that will produce Justice. The, wheels
of the law's machinery should not
be clogged by these extraneous im
pediments. The view has been expressed that
tha newspapers have published too
much about the dynamiting, that
thereby it la .Impossible to find
twelve men without opinions on
it. That entirely misses the mark.
The best jury service Is not done
then dayt by men without opinions
and sooner or later we shall come to
act upon that In choosing our Juries.
One thing Is certain, the newspapers
have published no more than the
public demanded. It places the pre
mium on the wrong side to search
for the Ignorant juror. The chances
are thaUnearly any twelve men of
all those rejected In this case would
make as good a Jury as those who
will ultimately be selected.
'. Littleton on the Warpath.
The hcyise steel Investigation com
mittee wants all the light that can
possibly be shed upon the case. It
should comply with Congressman
Littleton's demand for proof of the
charge that he Is the 8teel trust's
agent in the committee. Chairman
Stanley and the other members will
be derelict in their duty if they fall
to summon witnesses designated by
Littleton tn connection with this
If the Steel trust ha the power to
control the actions of a member of
congress on this committee, the truth
had better be made publlo. If, on
the other hand, Congressman Little
ton has been maligned, aa he alleges,
by a certain clique from Wall street,
then that should be determined. Lit
tleton laya the whole thing to the
National Anti-Trust league, whose
representatives, he affirms, have rua
a pipe Una of Information from the
Investigation committee to Wall
street for use by the "bear" oper
ators at work on tteel stock. That la
another charge too serious to go un
Mr. Littleton threatens to carry
hla fight to the floor of the house
this winter If the Stanley committee
turns him down. If he does we are
assured some fancy fireworks, for
when Martin W. takes to the wsr
path things are sure to happen. It
will be very strange, though, if the
democratic leaders risk such a con
dition. No matter what waa proved
or which way the verdict went. It
would tend to disrupt their political
organization and mar plans for the
future. Just now Littleton appears
to be ruffled at personal attacks, but
the chances are that he will be
calmed long before time comes to
precipitate a riot on the floor of the
In the recent election held in Ne
braska tho total vote cast through
out the state was 225,380, according
to tho official canvass. In 1908,
being the last presidential election,
tho total vote polled in Nebraska
was 71,491. In the three years
elapsed since that high-water mark
the number of qualified voters en
titled to participate in the election
In Nebraska has unquestionably In
creased, no that It Is conservative to
figure the stay-at-homes at 50,000,
or almost 20 per cent,
Thla situation Is no different, per
haps, In 1911 than It has been in
other off years in reality the total
Is, wq believe, a little higher than
usual. But ,jflat does not alter the
stubborn fact that approximately one
voter out of five In Nebraska re
fuses to exercise hit right of tuffrage
In the odd election .years.
The general opinion It that a large
stay-at-home vote Is an evil that
should be remedied, but the remedy
baa not yet been proposed. One of
our lawmakers advocates a law to
penalize nonvotera by Imposing a
flO poll tax, of which $8 Is to be
refunded ..on presentation of a cer
tificate attesting participation in all
regular and special elections' held
during tbex preceding year. The nega
tive of this would be to pay a man a
premium of $8 a year for voting,
which might look more attractive.
Another suggestion Is that the stay-at-home
be disqualified to vote when
be fails to perform his duty and to
make reinstatement to the voting list
an onerous proceeding. . Still an
other way to eliminate the stay-at-
home vote would be to change our
method of balloting and. let the elec
tion officers gather . up the tickets
like a census taker instead of mak
ing the voter go to the polling place.
The stay-at-home 'problem Is not a
new one, yet seems to be becoming
more acute and perplexing, or rather
its consequences are becoming more
serious. A workable solution of It
would make a reputation over night
for the man presenting It.
The so-called competitive bids for
creosote block paving on which con
tracts were let In Omaha and South
Omaha last year proved to be noth
ing but a frameup, the contractors
simply fixing their own price, and
supporting it by collusive bids. Still,
at long aa taxpayer! ttand for It
meekly the tame performance will
be repeated at every opportunity.
A member of 8enator Hitchcock's
editorial staff atarts a yarn about a
long distance telephonic banquet
demonstration for Colonel Roose
velt, and then Senator Hitchcock's
newspaper credits It to the editor of
The Bee. Can you beat It;?
Edna Goodrich's shae of ber for
mer husband's wealth is $65,000, so
the court decides. Gee, If each of
the girls get that much, Nat will
not have more than $3,000,000 left.
Underneath all the mush of the,
tob squad "covering" the Beattle
murder case, is to be found the fact
that Virginia still holds to the old
fashioned idea of speedy justice.
St. Paul boasts of "an old lady of
102" who recently danced a Jig and
calls on Minneapolis to "beat this,
will you." St. Paul always waa con
sidered an old lady's town.
It seems that among other local
blessings befalling Mayor-Elect
Blankenberg of, Philadelphia la a
$4,000,006 deficit, which ought to
round out his thankfulness.
A Sob, from the Cellar.
The fact that Nebraaka won'a foot ball
sama from Kanaas Is aomethlng wa can
live down Jf wa try.
Troablea to Settle at Heme,
Colonel Hooaevelt has been sucgMted
aa the head of Tha Hague peace tribunal,
juat now ha Is having trouLla keeping
hla own peace. ,
Comrades for Loot.
Perala being advlaid by Great Drltain
to yield to Russia has dona ao. Thar
really did not eam to be anything elae
to do, seeing tha Jury was packed agalnat
It. But tha Injustice la none the leas glar
ing that Great Britain, aa well aa Rua
ala, la reaponalble for It.
Peacetal reraaaaloa aad Brleka.
Coincident with tha reaumpiloa of mill,
tant tactics by tha suffragettes In Lon
don, their slaters on this side of the Atlantic-
ara going ahead with lectures,
talka, teas and Inoffenatve bill posting
Of the two method a. tha American ha
at leaat the advantage of not running
afoul of poiu-e regulatlona or becoming g
I his Day in Omaha
compiled rnoM Bf.fc rites s,
Thirty Years Ago
The flrat of a aeries of four parties
waa given by tha Terpslchoreapa at
Standard haJI. The gentlemen In charge
were. Frank Iftirkley. Edward Murphy,
Joseph McCafferty, Edward fchelby and
Tho city council meeting was full of
business. Addison Jones, superintendent
of the Omaha Boys' Industrial school,
wanted a contract with the city to keep
certain street crossings clear; Mrs. Mol
lis Freeman asked payment for a sow
killed on tbe grade between Douglas and
Dodge streets; tha services of B. F.
Baker as sewer Inspector were dispensed
with; Jim OT.rlen was reinstated as
driver of Pioneer hook and laddor truck;
the street commissioner was ordered to
put Louglas and Thirteenth street cross
ing In proper condition.
George A. Ouster post. No. t, held
memorial services on Colonel Watson B.
One of tho James boys Is thought lo
be hovering around this neighborhood
with a brace of revolvers.
The Nebraska " Rendering and Prying
company has been Incorporated by
Thomas Gibson, Oberndorf, Meyer A Co.,
W. J. Broatch, 11. C. Cram, A. Polack
and C. F. Goodman. i
Btanley FeJoh, the high kicker In "The
Jollities," landed one of his rubber shoes
on the top of the chandelier on the east
aide of tha stage, where tt took fire and
filled that part of the theater with a
very unsavory odor. Mr. Boyd knocked
It down to tho parquet, from which a
gentleman carried tt down to the door
and threw It Into the street.
W. Wlnscit, the contractor. Is recover
ing, as his friends will be glad to know.
George W. Frost left for Montana.
Edna C, young child of William M.
Dwyer, died of diphtheria at the resldcnoe
of her parents, 2404 Capitol avenue.
Twenty Years Ago-
J. W. Deweesa of Lincoln was at the
W. R. Parks of Chicago, formerly of
Omaha, spent the day tn town.
Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Calkins and Mr. and
Mrs. R. 8. Downing and Miss Lets, Har-
locker of Kearney spent the day In
Omaha at tha art exhibit.
Mr. and Mrs. Patton of Albright were
horrified to find on waking In tha morning
that their little child was lying between
them In bed dead. They had bean In the
habit of taking It to sleep with them dur
ing the cold plghts and the little one
smothered to death. The parents wars
overcome with grief.
Firs did much damage to the one-story
frame building at 1710 South Tenth street,
occupied by the Omaha Compressed
Dr. E. T. Allen spoke on "Life aa the
Physician Bees It," at the afternoon
men's meeting at tho Toung Men's Cris
Ten Years Ag
Mesdames Ben Newman and Bam Frank
were hostesses at an afternoon affair
given In honor of several out-of-town wo.
men and their hostesses. Prises were
won by Mrs. M. Degan of Sloug City and
Mrs. Leon Kline. and Mrs. Werthhelmer
Miss Caldwell of Chicago was the guest
of Mildred Lotnax.
General Manager Bldwell of the Elkhorn
railroad announced tha line would at last
be extended from VerdlgrlS'to Niobrara.
Tha Unity club met at tho office of City
Electrician E. F. 8hurig and listened to
two papers on modern science, one by
Mr. Bhurlg on "Modern Methods Pro
ducing Light," and one . on "Modern
Chemistry,'' by W. H. Lowe.
Arthur Crittenden Smith and Ward
Burgess, .president and vice president,
respectively of the M. E. Smith company,
returned from San Francisco, where they
establish a branch house.
The threatened extinction of the entire
menagerie at River view park by consump
tion, was announced by the park board.
Tha flrat to dis was a cow buffalo and a
pair of bisons loaned to. the board by
People Talked About
The fever Is spreading. Boston street
cars carry tbe algn of the times, "Shop
The refusal of a New York hotel com
pany tobuy an adjoining lot at tha ele
vated prlo of the owner Is to be fol
lowed by IsV spits funoe fifty-five feet
high on top of a seven-story building.
blanketing all windows of the hotel on
that side. Modern brigandage 1s not con
tlned to gun men.
Governor Foas of Masaachusetts spent
fie.OOu to get elected to an ss.Ouu office.
8ucceseful democracy Is such a rarity
in the Bay state that only a plutocrat
can break into tha state house.
"What's, tha matter with, ivansas?"
Mrs. Augusta E. Stetson of New York,
claimant for the throne of Mary Baker
feddy,' Is planning a campaign for re
storation In her home city which prom
ises to keep Virgil O.' Strlckler, late of
Omaha, quite warm during tua winter
New York is so particular about Its
smudges that a railroad company con
victed of burning soft coal uutiln ths
city limits was fined 1200. If Chicago did
likewise the town would have money to
In Chicago groceries cold storage eggs
packed In paper cartons, tied with blue
ribbon and labeled, "Choicest Refrigera
tor Eggs," axe said to look aa sweetly
Innocent and free from guile as though
hot from the nest. Ths birth dates are
not blown on the shells.
The oldest practicing phyalolun In
Maine, sixty years on tha circuit, is Dr.
Amos R. Dunlap of Ripley, M years old.
Though his pencil wobbles a bit, ho can
daah off a prescription as confidently as
Way Thla Keke.
A good stout kick always makes a
deeper Impresaloa than boost Editor
Roosevelt is, of course, well aware of
this, and realises tha value of a loudly
uttered knock to keep himself and his
pubUratlaa In the limelight
Daakrra Kaow the Haate.
fit. raul Dlapatch.
The American Bankers' association Is
strongly In favor of the back to the farm
Movement They know where tha money
crop comes from.
Around Now York
Illaals oai the Carreat ( Life
a Sees la the Great America
Metropolis frena Day t Day.
Thrilled to m Tarn.
A pair of plain clothes men of the po
lice department Harry Hallowell and
James O'Mara, last week Were given the
greatest thrill In all their experience by
an auto-lifting chauffeur. The latter
waa caught with the stolen car In New
York and was ordered to drive to tha
police station, ths detectives In the rear
seat As tho car nesred tha station the
chauffeur turned the throttle full open
and shot by the jug at a sixty-mile
clip, heading out on the Boston post
"Turn around, I tell you!" shouted
O'Mara. "Stop your dumn speeding!".
No reply; only the throttle was clicked
a notch further open.
"I'll blow your bead off!" called the
detective, drawing his revolver.
"There'll be three of us dead then,"
answered the chauffeur. 1
O'Mara put hla revolver near Chase's
ear and fired. The powder singed the
chauffeur's hair, but the machine did not
The next shot Will go through you,"
"Let her go," replied the man. "There's
a gully out there and we're headed
O'Mara was leaning over the bark of
the scat trying to steady ths wheel of
tho swerving, skidding automobile aa It
shot along the road. They were almost
to the city limits. Ahead the detectives
knew there was a turn in the road and
a thirty-foot excavation. It would be
Impossible to make ths turn at the rate
of speed the machine was making and
HaUowell waa leaning over the seat of
the careening machine trying to put his
hands on the throttle. ,
"See where we're going.", said the
chauffeur, looking toward tbe turn ahead.
Hallowell's eye lighted on a black
rubber contrivance at the front. Ha
gave a shout, lurched over the front
seat and Jerked out' the spark plug.
The engine stopped humming. The
big machine twent slower. It stopped
not many feet , from the turn, beyond
which was the excavation.
The $3,000,000 Baby.
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Hopkins have
chartered tha houseboat, Minnie W, for
their baby, John Randolph Hopkins,
known as the "S5.000.0O0 baby." The
parents of this bouncing, lucky youngster
want him to have a winter which will
not subject him to cold or dangers of
croup and the other ailments that come
to little ones In a northern city.
The Minnie W will start for Florida
today and later Mr. and Mrs. Hopkins,
with a number of guests, will board the
boat and spend the winter In a trip
tnrougn FJorlda rivers and Inlets. For
ths amusement of their son a soo will be
fitted up on the uper deck of the house
boat. The bouncing pet of the family Is com
ing In for $8,000,000 when he grows up,
and thsre Is no financial reason for his
failure to get what he waata now.
Secretary of State Laransky recently
refused to incorporate the Hell cafe of
"New York's cafes axe singular
enough," said Mr. Laaansky the other
day. "without the addition of such a
queerly named Institution as the Hell."
Ha smiled and added:
"Is there anything oulta
cosmopolitan as a New York cafe? The
tasi one i visited, I saw a Portuguese, a
German and an Italian. AmmamA i- r-
llsh clothes and seated at a table of
epanisn walnut, lunching on Russian
caviar. French rolls. Scotch salmon.
Welsh rarebit Swiss
and Malaga raisins. They drank China
tea ana insn whisky."
Trip for Campaign Spielers.
"It Is a lot easier to speak and hold
your audience in a district where the
people are frequenters of moving picture
shows than In one where they seldom
see the films," remarked a political
speaker quoted by the Sun. . "At first I
wondered why this should be ao, but after
a little thought and Investigation I found
the reason. ,
"Every one who goes to a moving pic
ture show gets Into the habit uncon
sciously of watching Intently the faces of
the actors, so that a guess can be made
as to what the actor on ths canvas is
taiaing snout Arter a little attention tha
picture show natron rini i. .
- - Mm uui
hard to follow most of the conversation.
t-u ,i na can t near a sound. Tha habit
of concentration and attention tn .
sr's faea Is carried to the political meet
ing or anywhere that somebody speaks
and It helps both the listener and the
speaker. I have mentioned this to aev.
erai otners who made addresses during
the last campaign and they all tell me
their experience Is the same as mine."
Banished! Kreua Broadway.
Judas Bwsnn. In general sessions, In
putting on probation a young dark con
victed of forgery, requires him to keep
away from tho "Great White. Way." if
ha approaches within a mile of Broadway
and Korty-sacond atreet he will be liable
to a five years' term In prison.
Ths conditions uught not, to be difficult
to observe, says the New York World.
The hardship of being forty or four min
utes from Broadway Is more Imaginary
than real. There Is In fact no greater
popular misconoept on than that of Broad
way aa a region of sheer delight Its
pleasures sre sordid and Its lights have
a cheerless glitter to those who look at
them with unemotional view. Thera i.
more true radiance to a single Argsnd
nurner, wners companionship and good
fellowship ara. than In all tbelr million-
Broadway, aa reapects Its characteristic
attractions. Is a fiction of tha im.dn..
tlon. a myth created by long exploitation.
it Is only necessary to scratch tha a nr.
face of Its elegance to show tha uviin.
beaa below. To a youth who has been
feeding on Its husks It may seem hard
to have to give It up. But there la nmh.
lng cruel In the court's sentence and no
occasion tor sympathy for the one on
whom It Is Imposed. Extla from vtn.A.
way should have a salutary effect on
him. as. It would on manv others kn
do not require It aa tha alternative of a
Jaat Watcat lcaa U.
Speaking of progress, twenty years
ago ther was no malt service in China,
and there were but four newspapers
printed In native dlalecta. Now the
Chlneeo have a mall service, telegraphs,
newspapers, talking machines. Ice cream
soda, botwater bags, Amsrlcan cigar at tua,
a modernised army, a tremendous revo
lution and a gjod slsed famine.
"I jmrpo'e you win have a Tbanksglv
$an t know " replied tbe timid man.
i..Vl' have the turkey, all rlsht. Hut
J r!v r"rv at"! the amount of
thankrulnees will depend on the luck that
I have." Washington Star.
"' ?.on't "ke these modern sermons
"They're over before a man fairly gets
to sleep.' -Detrolt Free Press.
"Before I wns married life waa one
continual round of pleasure."
"And Ian t It now?"
"No; It's ens continual round of econ
omy now." Detroit Free Press.
Alice I got a, hat at such a bargain this
morning I Juat feel like hugging myself.
Dick Had n't you better have It done
by proxy? Boaton Transcript.
"Why are -ou so sore on that eminent
millionaire? He has done some good
"I was one of them." Wsshlngton Her
ald. "Of course." said the optimist. "If a
man gets Into the habit of hunting
trouble he's surs to find It."
, "Yes," replied the pessimist; "and If
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than the ready
A pure,Cream of Tartar
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HsUSArYour own couniry
The Sierras outclass the Alps.
Europe has no giant redwoods anc!
no Yosemite. The shores of the
blue Pacific rival the Mediterranean.
And where can you find finer resort
hotels than in California?
A Santa Fe train will take you there.. .
The only railroad under one management Chicago to California.
The only railroad to Grand Canyon of Arizona.
Double-tracked half-way; block-signal safeguards all the way.
Fred Harvey dining-car, dining-room and ttation-hotel service.
Tke California Limited King of the limiteds exclusively for first,
cuts travel runs every day sleeper for Grsnd Canyon.
Santa Fe de-Luxe the only extra-far train, Chicago to Los An
gelesonce a week this winter every travel luxury save several
California Fast Mail she the Lo Angeles Express and San Frsn
cisce Express three daily trains they carry standard Pullmans,
tourist sleepers and chair cars all classes ot tickets honored
Say which train you prefer. Will msil booklet.
Samuel tariimr, Gen. Art.,
It ttk St., Dcs Moines, Iowa.
GUARANTEE FUND LIFE ASSOCIATION
OROAMZKD JAKUAItV J. 10O2.
I'LtUi i-ttUlfcC'ViON lAblltAACU
Assets, October , 19H, ..$504,641.70
Heserve tund, October 1, 1011 '. 4tt,72tJ.43
becurlUes with but Department October 1, 1011 202,000.00
t (To Secure Oar taaaraase Contracts.;
IUt per thousand, age HA (other ages tn proportion), $8.73
liepository Banks appointed 88U.
UcemseS 1" California, ladtaaa, Jra, ataasaa, Woatana. Webraska. Vans
Dakota, Oreroa. Boat Dakota, titu, o, WaaktactonT TiuTuI
Wyomxu,,. aaa preparUf to aaterllllaols aid MlcklaJ.
Uea ea fle ef sreaaotaf ska boss alas ot baslaaaa' aate4 aa stats staaar.ri
look vr oust mscoxa.
Home Office: Brandeis Building, Omaha, Neb
Telephone Donslas 7021.
he's so laiy that he always tries to
avoid It It will find him. 8o what's the
difference?" Catholic Standard and
"Oh, the fool and his money are soon
parted." sa'd Slithers, eententlouely.
"Thst's all rlrht." said Blobbs, "but
the thins: thst I can't make out is where
In thunder the fools get all the monsy
they are parted from." Harp era Weekly.
slor Scheme for November.
November la here the trees stand out
'Gainst the sky-line at ev a great yellow
And somewhow this rich hue appeals to
Like a vast pumpkin pie. '
Thro' my window, too. soon comes ths
And I gaae where rnee tints all the pale
And the hue of that aky, I declare, aulta
Just like cranberry Jell.
Yes, November has come, as sure as your
There's an edge to the air it's as keen as
The bright moon like a cycle la cleaving
And the turkey rooats high.
Omaha. BAYOLL NE TRELE.
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