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About The courier. (Lincoln, Neb.) 1894-1903 | View Entire Issue (Aug. 24, 1901)
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Wil When you travel to the mountains,
" the lakes or the sea you can add to
TTVflVAl tne comfrt anc pleasure of your trip:
ILVCI by starting-with the right sort of;
trunks and traveling bags. We have
trunks and bags that are equal to every emergency of
a long journey by sea or land.
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Daily lime 18th to
Sept. 10th, 1901..
Round Trip RateM
From Missouri River Points to Denver,
Colorado Springs and Pueblo,
S1 X 'July 1 to 9 Git ft Jne 18 to 30
lf) Sept. 1-10 &LJ July 10-Aug.3l
Similar reduced Itates on same dates to
other Colorado and Utab Tourist Points.
Bates from other points on Rock lland
Route proportionately lower on same
datesofsale. Return limit Oct. 31, 1901.
THE SUPERB TRAIN,
Colorado . Flyer
Leares Kansas City daily at 6.30 p. m.,
OmatiB at 5:20 p. m.. SUoe at 5:00 p. m.,
arriving Denrer 11 :00 a. m.. Colorado Sp'ss
(Manitou) 10:35 a. m., Pueblo 11:50 a.m.
Write for details and Colorado literature.
E. W. Thompson, A. G. P. A.
John Sebastian, G. P. A., Chicago.
FIRST NUTIWHIL fill
... of LINCOLN, NEBR. . . .
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Capital S 200,000.00
Surplus and Profits . 5455.08
Deposits .... 2,48052.18
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S. H. Burnham, A. J. Sawyer,
President. Vice President.
H. S. Freeman, Cashier,
H. B. Evaas, Frank Parks,
As Cashier. Ass't Cashier.
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Health and Happiness go hand in hand,
Activity is contagious, and imparts
Health and Wealth in this beautiful land.
Convey it to others by actively engaging
In beautifying the woman and strength-"
ening the man.
Thus, using an Electric Massage Ex
erciser, A Home Training Outfit, or a Fountain
Prices $1.00 to $5.00. For sale by
I. E). ALMOND,
1106 0 STREET. LIHOU, NEBR.
e Courier your legal notices
are kept in fire proof buildings.
H. W. BROWN
127 So.EIeventh Street.
BEFORE YOU BUY.
J. E. HAGGARD, M.D.
Office 1100 O Street, Rooms 212, 213,
214, Richards' Block. Telephone 535
Residence 1310 G St. Telephone K984
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of valuable jewelry, and one or two re-
cent robberies and attempt at robbery
have caused a good deal of the best stuff
to be stowed away in jeweler's safes.
The ban has, to some extent, been re-
moved from silk stockings by one of the
season's innovations. The woman who
wants to wear silk stockings with her
walking ehoee, but can't afford to walk
through a pair every time she goes out
can now buy silk stockings with cotton
feet, beels and toes. The cotton is not
high enough to show above even the
lowest slipper, and the durability of the
stocking is mightily increased.
The belles of Atlanta claim the credit
of having originated a crusade against
the neck-disfiguring high stock collars
which fashion has inflicted upoa its de
votees. More than that, they assert that
they are responsible for popular rever
sion to the graceful, low-necked, short
sleeved gown of ante-bellum days in the
South. These latter gowns are every
where in evidence now, while only a
short while ago no girl was
Arari tn ha nmartlv crnwnoH whruM nnrlr
was not swathed in a-breath-shortening cll? to her ? !n- u, , L
stock and whoserbands and arms were. "Haveyou got eome blackberry pie?"
not Eweltering in kid coverings.
While their Northern sisters were
meekly bowing to the stock collar de
cree and heaping discomfort on them
selves, Georgia's fair daughters were in
open revolt. They would not wear the
hideous stock, they declared, and some
among them who are social leaders be
gan appearing upon the streets in gowns
of their own designing without any
collars at all, except for a little ruching
or ruffle at the neck, and with fair arms
bared to the elbow. The gowns were
made of airy, filmy material, and the ef-
f ect was an almost instantaneous hit.
"No collar, no gloves' became the rule,
nrl in an inoroHihlt, chn- .MM f.
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the new-old fashion was marching proud
ly over the country, to be received every
where with enthusiasm by sensible
Now Atlanta iej)Iuming itself upon
the fact chat, so far as setting the fash-
ion is concerned, it ib the Paris of Amer
ica. It will have other styles to offer in
the fall, and It is predicted that these
will also find favor among the sensible
women of America.
Lace, if such a thing were possible, is
more fashionable than ever. Some
charming toilets are made altogether of
ribbon and lace, there being a decided
fancy for ribbons of the Pompadour per
suasion, flowered to look like old tapestry.
Ribbon toilets, the ribbons combined not
only with lace but with other transpar-
ent materials such as gauze, sheen lin
ens, and diaphanous batistes, the beautr
of the garment being enhanced by the
use of the lace, are much admired.
The blouse of the moment is fashioned
of lace. Lace dreeses, coats, hats, even
stockings and gloves, are the order of the
There has also been a decided inclina
tion of late towards trimming lace with
silk. For a long time the silk gown has
been incomplete without a lace yoke, or
bolero, and under-sleevee, and it is a
species of revenge which ordains that
the latest novelty should be that of rich
silk for the yoke and undersleeves of lace
robee. Brocades and embroidered silk
or hand-painted satins of the softest,
thickest Kinds are tne proper choice for
Strenuous City Life.
Robert Laflin fastened the white nap
kin under his belt as he seated himself
up to the cafe counter, and with the
other hand reacted for the bill of fare.
"Give me let's se6 give me -
He scrutinized the captions eagerly.
The hand 'that had listened the napnn
snugly under the belt buckle now moved
nervously over his forehead,
Robert Laflin was in a hurry. H9
had departed from his office hastily, be-
ton doia arranging a bunch of im.
portant papers into a disorderly ms
'Mid-thrusting the lot back into a comer
wtneaesK. men ne bad glanced at
his watch and dashed
vator. Five minutes
later he was m
The winsome waitress observed his
iritability, and she almost leaned over
be counter to catch his order, po93ibiy
to prevent an explosive demand. Mr.
Laflin lookadat her; or, rather, -his ejes
momentarily scanned her features. The
incident distracted bim, and he frowned
as he returned his vision to the bill.
"I say! Give me well. I don't
know. Oh, give me a cup of coffee."
She proceeded to obey.
"Here! And give me "
The obliging maid heeded the order.
"Oh, jjst give me the coffee. I'll
think of something else about the tim
you get back."
as ane curnea to gee tne coffee, be
ne inquired. A. trace or a smile tutted
over her face.
"Don't you see I'm in a hurry?" he re
She brought the coffee and pie.
"Anything else, sir?" she asked, bend
ing over the counter as before.
"A ham sandwich. And hurry,
"What else?" she questioned, placing
the sandwich before him.
Mr. Laflin, disdaining a reply, tossed
the bill of fare on the counter and began
to devour the eatables, the waitress
meantime tarrying to be ready for an-
other hu order;
At ttU8 intermission
gentleman literally fell into the seat be
"Hello, Laffin, old boy," he exclaimed.
"Now I'm in a hurrj! Please give me
80me coffee and a am sandwich and a
pieca 0I raspoerry pie.
"awiui weatner!" Liatlin said by
way of reply.
'Terrible!" answered the newcomer.
"Can't find a cool place anywhere.''
He imitated Laflin's speed in making
the food disappear. The girl looked on,
Laflin, though, reached for his hat,
and Btarted away. His friend did like
wise. "Doggone it!" Laflin ejaculated.
"Nearly 2:30 and I'm afraid I'll be late.
I surely will if the cars are crowded."
"I've been rushed, too, and I thought
I'd never get through. Where arejou
"To the ba" game."
"Same here," said his friend
And together they ran out, on the
ay commandii(J the cashier to ghe out
luo uoaDge aB Iasi aa PssiDie.
This is St. Louis in midsummer, 190J."Y
St. Louis Republican.
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PriI"ing every week in its Saturday
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of thousands of club "chapters" for
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