Temple Daily Telegram (Temple, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. 69, Ed. 1 Monday, January 24, 1916 Page: 3 of 6
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TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM, TEMPLE, TEXAS,
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INMATES OF SOUTH. SECOND
STREET RESORTS ASKED TO
LEAVE THE CITY.
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Orders closing the Tempi* segre-
gated district on South Second street
have been issued by Sheriff Hugh
Smith and City Marshal John Irvln.
Most of the Inmates left yesterday for
other points In the state, officers de-
clare, 'although the women have been
given until tonight to leave the hoflsea.
The action followed requests made
by aome of the leading citizens of
Temple that the district be closed.
Tho officers, acting upon the appeal
ordered the reservation closed not
later than Monday; night and.request-
ed the owners of the properties to
dispose of their furnishings In a
While It is Impossible to invite the
owners of the houses out of the city
or eyen to other parts of the city,
It Is not believed the resorts will be
re-opened In the future as was the
case In previous vice crusades waged,
in Temple. ,
College Professor Dies.
Ann Arbor, Mich., Jan. 23.—News
has been received here of the death in
Cleveland yesterday of Dr. John O.
Reed, former dean of the College of
Literature, Science and The Arts, of
the University of Michigan.
It's really Wonderful,
They Both Agree,
That they should have
And that John should
have saved her life,
And that they should
loVe each other,
The ring—one diamond
Tomorrow John will
speak to daddy,
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And she will speak to the
No spoofing, Sunset
Flour must be on the
They both agree.
Now, isn't that just love-
Sunset Sometime, Why
See Our Ad on Page 2.
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HVK.MOMUg-OW) DAUGHTER Of
MB. AND MRS. 1. R. NOft-
TON FOUND DEAD.
Thinking her little five-months-old
daughter was still sleeping soundly in
the bed occupied by herself and babe
Saturday night, Mrs. L. it. Norton, 2X2
North Seventh street, awoke 8unday
morning, dressed and did her house-
work. Wheiushe completed doing the
odd little tilings around the home she
went back to the bed and found the
Little Annls Maud had smothered
to death apparently, no other cause
being conceived of for the untimely
passing away of the little soul. She
had died probably an hour before the
"mother ro*eh«d the bedside to awake
the infant for Sunday morning prepa-
Out of respect to the father, who Is
an employe of the Central Texas com-
press, and the mother, the compress
will suspend activities for two hours
this morning beginning at 10 o'clock,
according to an announcement made
last night by one of the officials.
The funeral will be conducted from
the residence this morning at 10
o'clock and burial will be made in the
city cemetery. Rev. B. A. Hodges, pas-
tor of Grace Presbyterian church, will
conduct the services.
Relatives of the Norton family re-
siding in Weatherford, Tex., were no-
tified of the death and are expected
to arrive early this morning to attend
the funeral. The mother of the little
baby Is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
W. E. Willis, 1204 South Twenty-sev-
One dun mare mule,
one red horse mule. Lib-
eral reward for informa-
tion leading to recovery.
CATTLE TICK EMIi
Success of Government's Camitaign
Hinges Upon Co-operation of Stock
Raisers, Declare Federal Experts.
The Opportunity Is Yours to Save a Lot of Money by At-
tending Today the
Joscipli R. Clark. • '
Joseph R. Clark, aged 59 years,
died yesterday morning at his resi-
dence, 602 South Nineteenth street.
The funeral will be held at the resi-
dence today at 2 o'clock, Rev. Carroll
Smith officiating, Interment being in
the city cemetery. Besides a wife,
three children, Willie, Luke and Cecil,
all boys, are surviving relatives.
John L. Nichols.
At his home three miles north of
Temple, John L Nichols, one of the
prominent farmers of the Temple
trade territory, died yesterday. The
funeral services will be held at thrf
residence this afternoon at 1:80
o'clock after which burial will be
made in the city cemetery of Temple.
Rev. E. S. Bledsoe, pastor of the
Christian church, will conduct the
funeral services. The body will be
■ —1 j taken In charge by the Odd Fellows
Dr. Samuel Johnson *ieard so much j at the former home of the deceased
talk about balloons In the lawt year
of his life, 1784, that he became un-
j speakably bored, and cautioned his
j friends about bringing iip that sub-
! Ject of conversation when in his com-
| pany. He was confident that the bal-
j loon could serve no good purpose but
j that of furnishing dangerous amuse-
ment to the wealthy few.
Let a little Wan Tad get it for you.
and burial performed according to
rites of (hat order, Mr. Nichols be-
ing a member of that organization
for a number of years. Besides a
wife, three children survive. The
pallbearears are: J. I. Dennis, L. J.
Dooley, S. D. Cox, Ed. Shelton, Ed.
Brewster and J. E. Ward. Mr. Nich-
ols was 59 years age.
GERMANS TAKE NO CHANCES
- WASHINGTON, Jan. 23.—As a re-
sult of ten years' experience In tick
eradication, the federal officials in
charge of the campaign are convinced'
that the hearty co-operation of the
people themselves is absolutely essen-
tial to success. The department of
agriculture's representatives in the
field, therefore, have been warned of
the danger of beginning systematic
work in any county before public
opinion Is ready to lend vigorous sup-
port to the enterprise. It frequently
happens that a few of the more pro-
gressive farmers are earnest advo-
cates of tick eradication, while the |
rest of the community may be either
indifferent or actually hostile. In a
number of instances in the past when
tick eradication has been begun un-
der, these circumstances it has been
found necessary, after two or three
years, for the federal government to
withdraw its men because the results
of their work were, to a great extent.
nullified by popular indifference. To
make a success of eradication, all cat-
tle in the county must be dipffed reg-
ularly. In practice, this Is only possi- E. C. Wedemeyer of Hillsboro was
ble when the great majority of the j a visitor in Temple yesterday.
people are so strongly in favor of the
of the Hardware Stocks of Moore & Williamson and our-
selves. All prices Cut Deep on all lines of goods. Come,
bring your list of wants and see for yourself.
Brady & Black Hardware Co.
t PERSONAL MENTION t\l
CITY NEWS NOTES
Mary Plckford as Cho-Cho-San
(Madame Butterfly) at the Gem The-
$15.00 TO $50.00
For Dry Bolly Cotton
And Kill Boll Weevils.
I have a machine that
will take every lock of cot-
ton out of the dry boll, if
it is only cracked, and can
therefore pay $15 to $50
per ton (f. o. b. Temple)
for all your dry, bolly
cotton. After the cotton
is taken out the bolls and
trash are burned and all
boll weevils are destroyed.
Buyer at my gin every
day, also buyer at Rogers.
R. M. HARRIS
and believe that you will
appreciate the quality of
our goods.' Let jis have
your next order for
Dot h Phones 2(12.
Grain & Elevat'r Co.
Mcidlwr of Ford Peace Party Stripped
and Examined, Even to the
Soles of His Feet.
COLUMBIA. S. C., Jan. 23.—Lieut.
Gov. Andrew J. Bethea of South Car-
olina, who returned here today after
spending seven weeks as a member
of the Henry Ford peace expedition,
declared that Mr. Ford's efforts to-
ward ending the European war are
not finished and that "no one can
tell what may yet be accomplished."
Mr. Bethea would not discuss the j
future plans of the expedition.
Commenting on conditions in Hol-
land and the Scandinavian countries,
he said prosperity in those countries
was general, although some interests
Before entering German territory
enroute from Copenhagen to The
Hague, Mr. Bethea said, German of-
ficials stripped him and besides In-
specting his baggage, examined his
hair and the soles of his feet.
Bingham's Body Arrives.
New York, Jan. 28.—The steamer
Kristlaniafjord, having on board the
body of Lloyd Bingham, who was a
member of Henry Ford's peace party,
and died shortly after his arrival at
Christlanla, arrived tonight and an-
chored at quarantine.
Other arrivals were Dr. Frederick
A. Cook, the explorer; Fernando Lera,
secretary of the Mexican legation at
Christiania, and Michael Goldolsky,
a representative of the Russian gov-
ernment enroute to Washington for a
conference with the Russian ambass-
Old Man Murdered.
Dubuque, Iowa, Jan. 23.—Herman
Liinning, 70 years old, a recluse, who
lived near here, was found dying last
night with a piece of wood six inches
long and nearly one inch wide, driven
through his skull. He died shortly
after reaching a hospital. Robbery is
thought to have been the motive for
work that they will insist upon the
enforcement of the necessary regula-
Recent Instructions sent out from
Washington to the men in charge in
the Infested regions directed them to
procure a list of voters in any county
in which there were manifestations of
local interest in tick eradication. Cir-
cular letters and pamphlets explain-
ing the evil of tick and the possibili-
ty of its elimination are then to be
sent to this list.
The next step is to arrange for prac-
tical demonstrations of dipping. Since
the federal department has no funds ! Campbell
at its disposal for the purpose, the
construction of demonstration vats
must be undertaken either by the lo-
cal authorities or by one or more pub-
lic-spirited and progressive stock own-
ers. The cost of building a vat is
comparatively small, and it has been
found that these practical demonstra-
tions are by far the most effective !
method of convincing farmers that j
the tick can be eradicated without any
injury whatsoever to live stock. As
soon as the vats are built, a number of
demonstrations should be held in or-
der to give all the people of the coun-
ty an opportunity to see for them-
selves that dipping does no injury to
cattle. There is a widespread belief
among the less Informed stock own-
ers in the tit'k-infested regions that
the arserii^Tn the dipping: vals poisons
cattle and dries up milch cows. This
erroneous notion may be easily dis-
pelled if arrangements are made for
holding the dipped cattle on exhibi-
tion for a few days.
. After a series of such demonstra-
tions. meetings of farmers are held
and the benefits of tick eradication ex-
plained. Ordinarily, these meetings
lead to the organization of county live
stock associations, which have been
found very influential factors in pro-
moting eradication. It is customary
for these associations to apply to the
county board for the materials for the
vats and for the chemicals used in the
baths. Until satisfactory arrange-
ments have been made in this or some
similar way for the construction of
sufficient vats to accommodate all the
cattle in the county without driving
them long distances, the time Is not
ripe to undertake active eradication
work. In most instances the law re-
quires that before such work Is under-
taken the county should vote for It In
a special election. Even where no
election is actually required, the moral
effect of the expression of the peo-
ple's will Is greatly to be desired.
Systematic eradication work means
the dipping of all cattle in the county
every 14 days in a standard arsenical
solution. If this regulation is rigidly
enforced, one season should see the
elimination of the ticks and the free-
ing of the county from quarantine.
F. B. Wheat who has been confined
to his bed for two weeks is reported
Bert Smith, who recently moved
from Temple to Waco, was a visitor
Claiborn Puett last night was re-
ported to be improving nicely after a
severe case of sickness.
Roy Willett of Waco was a visitor
in Temple yesterday, being a guest in j
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank !
Miss Ruth McDermott of Brown-)
wood has been the guest for several
days of her friends, Misses Ethan and
Arny Campbell at 518 North First
For your sake clean up; for the
kids' sake stay clean. It is not the
rubbish of today that kills. It is
the accumulation of tomorrows' to-
morrow added to todays' that be-
comes a menace. Clean up, then.
TODAY, and tomorrow will need no
The mirror reflects back in care-
ful detail objects in front of it. The
city is the mirror in which the
stranger, standing aside, gets a re-
flection of the citizenship. A dirty,
ill-kept city reflects WHAT?
if you persistently maintain a
foul and reeking back yard, can
you consistently pray. "Thy King-
dom come on earth?"
WOMAN' S CIVIC I.KAGl'E.
determined. The list will be made ur»
I the middle of this week and the stu-
dents who will not be asked to stand
the tests will be notified of their good
The examinations held at the closa
of the first term of the Temple schools
mark the results attained by the pu-
pils In the first four and a half
; months of school. Pupils who fail
I to make the required grades will be
I set back in their studies accordingly
j while those who make the passing
mark will be advanced.
Y. M. B. L. Meets Tonight.
The first meeting of the Youn«
# By Henrietta D. Grauel. +
Wliat Food and Drink We Need.
Alice In Wonderland was glad she
had not to eat all her holiday dinner
in one day, and we are glad we do
not have to plan all our lifetime food
allowance at once.
M. Soyer in Modern Housewife,
made an allowance of the amount of
food an epicure seventy years of
age would have consumed in his life-
time. This epicure was supposed to
be wealthy and was taken to a hill
when he was ten years old, and told
to look around him at the creatures
he would send down his throat.
There were 30 oxen. 200 sheep, 100
calves, 200 lambs, 1,200 fowl, 300
turkeys, 30,000 oysters, 5 tons of
bread, 6,000 pounds of vegetables and
3,000 gallons of tea and coffee, and
this was but a mere suggestion for,
he was told, there were no deserts
All this would appall us if we did
not know that these pounds of food
are not real nourishment. Some of
what we eat Is innutritious, and
though useful does not rebuild the
Some parts of the body are fre-
quently renewed and some parts,
like the enamel of the teeth, may
never be. The Important thing to
consider is whether we have selected
a diet that contains the principles
needed to keep us healthy.
John the Baptist flourished on
locusts and honey, which diet was
really chiefly animal in Its origin,
but Sylvester Graham proved he
could live on "Graham broad" and
milk, so each one must settle these
things to his liking. Those who
lead active lives crave animal food
and find that with it they can ac-
| Men's Business League since the
I change in the constitution will be held
: tonight at the league rooms in the
| Rudd building. The meeting is ex-
i pected to be marked by the presence
; of a large number of the new mem-
| bers of the organization brought in
i last week during a whirlwind cam-
i paign of four committees whic can-
! vassed the business section of Temple. !
j One of the principal matters which (
j will be considered at tonight's meet-!
| ing will be that of various committees!
I Musical Friday Night.
j The Delta Alpha musical which was
j to have been held two weeks ago will
| be given Friday evening at 8:15
o'clock at the Christian church. The
following program which was ar-
ranged a few weeks ago will be car-
Prayer, Rev. E. S. Bledsoe.
Piano solo. Miss Ouida Murrah.
Vocal solo, Miss Annie Watters.
Reading, Miss Maud Swink.
Vocal solo, Miss Tula Robertson.
Piano solo. Miss Erie Wortham.
Vocal solo. Miss Anna Culpepper.
Vocal solo. Miss Arny Campbell.
Piano solo. Miss Kstna Stacy.
Piano solo, Miss Erie Wortham.
Reading. Mrs. K. S. Bledsoe.
May Meet Today.
A meeting of a sub-committee of
the central committee appointed to in-
vestigate the feasibility of a telephone
merger may be called to meet this af-
, . , _ . .. , , ternoon or tonight for the purpose of
which have in the past been inactive.! , „. . ., „ ,,
, drafting a tentative franchise which
President J. M. Carroll some timej,
passed announced that he intended
to make a personal visit upon every i
member of indifferent committees, j
ascertain the cause of their failure to I
work and report to Ihe body tho re-I
suits of his visitation. In the event |
promises . iat the committee will do i
will be submitted for approval to the
; central committee at a meeting to be
held later in the week. The sub-com-
mittee was scheduled to meet last Sat-
urday but owing to contingencies aris-
ing at the last moment, tlie gathering
< better work in the future cannot
J elicited then new members
Exams Begin Tuesday.
Mid-winter examinations in the
Temple public schools will begin
Wednesday afternoon, according to an
announcement made by Superintend-
ent W. W. Clement yesterday. The
tests will be completed by the latter ( (ng Mr. Short will
part of the week when the first half j inK Cotton by Seiectu.u
of the 1915-16 term closes.
About 7 5 students are exempt from
examinations In some of the studies,
the exact number not yet having been
Leave For Annual Conference.
Col. P. L. Downs and Supt. A. K.
Short of the Bell county experiment
station, will leave early today for Col-
lege Station where they will attend the
annual conference of station wotk-
I ers to be held .Ian. 25-28. Col. Downs,
| who is president of ihe governing
i board, will give a• ss tomorrow
morning at the o of the meet-
at the Wed-
nesday afternoon session.
The area of Canada's forest.'
more than double all of Europe's
Miss Violet Bristow wearing hose
with handkerchief pocket.,
Here is Miss Violet Bristow show-
ing the very latest anti-pickpocket,
burglar-proof stocking. The pocket
sewed into it is just large enough for
the accommodation of a handker-
chief and the mysterious appliances
usually carried by the gentler sex
in vanity capes. It may also be used
by the get
It may alst
for holding loose change or loos*
The Coining Baby!
Nothing else can so completely endear
os to the present and the future as the
expected arrival of a
baby. But In the mean-
time the comfort of
the mother is of vast
importance. There Is a
splendid external rem-
edy Known as "Moth-
er's Friend" which ex-
erts a wonderful Influ-
ence upon the expand.
Ing muscles. They be-
come uiore pliant,
stretch without undue
pain, make the period
one of pleasant antic-
ipation Instead of ap-
prehension. la a series of splendid letters
from all over the country mothers tell of tha
great help "Mother's Friend" was to them.
Even grandmother* tell the wonderful story
to their own daughters about to enter the
state of motherhood. Get a bottle of "Moth-
er's Friend" today of your nearest druggist.
Use this splendid help with your own hand
guided by your own mind. For a free book
of Interest and Importance to all mother*
write to Bradfletd Regulator Co., 40» Lamar
Bldf., Atlanta, Ga. It relates the personal
experience* of many happy mothers. It tells
j thlnps that aU women should be fa- money back if It fails. C. L. Reynolds.
i ffitwST WLVWiV#* ,B4 j druggist.
Every dipping, how? er, should be su- complish a greater amount of work
pervised by regularly appointed in-
spectors and the arsenical solution
should bo tested and made of stand-
ard strength each time that the vat
is used. Furthermore, care should
be taken to account for each cow in
the territory in which the vat is lo-
cated. A few neglected animals will
afford a refuge for the tick, and, in
time, undo all that has been accom-
plished by the dipping of the others.
The regulations necessarily Involve
some inconvenience to cattle owners.
As has already been said, therefore,
before active work is undertaken, it is
essential that publie sentiment be
brought to a point where the incon-
venience is cheerfully put up with. In
general, one to two years' preliminary
work is sufficient for t,his purpose.
The free use of demonstration vats will
do much toward Shortening the period
and increasing enthusiasm for the ac-
tive work that is to follow.
AFTER THE GRIPPE
Vlnol Restored Her Health.
Canton. Miss.—"I am ,75 years old
and became very weak' and feeble
from the effects of La Grippe, but
Vinol has done me a world of good. It
has Cured my cough, built up my
strength so I feel active and well
again."—Mrs. Lizzie Baldwin, Canton.
Vinol, our delicious cod liver and
iron tonic without oil, aids digestion,
enriches the blood and creates
strength. Unequalled for chronic
coughs, colds or bronchitis. Your
ener than once a day. Eggs, milk,
vegetables with sauces and cereals
are well called meat substitutes, and
if one feels that he needs meat often-
cr, a very little meat may be cooked
with them, so as to diffuse its flavor
through the foods and so satisfy the
craving which Is often only a habit.
Fish may often be substituted for
meats; it resembles animal flesh in
itM composition, but is more watery;
however, it combines with rice, po-
tato and other starchy foods, so that
a well balanced diet may he secured
with it for ^he principal dish.
As to beverages, coffee, as has been
proven, is beneficial to persons „ of
adult age when it is made by filter-
ing and not by boiling, and used
moderately. Cocoa made with milk
For a Good Breakfast
Try cakes made from Buckwheat Flour or Pancake
Flour. We have both, and of the new crops.
Our position on a main highway leading into Tem-
ple enables us to get the "first whack" at much Coun-
try Produce. Chickens, Eggs, Butter and Vegetables
from the prolific bottoms farms pass our door first and
we get the Choice.
Callaway & Sullivan
ON THE SOUTH SIDE.
olate Is too rich for them and Is a
frequent cause of indigestion, bad
and headaches In young
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WEATHERFORD IS UP-TO-DATE.
Little Texas'Town Has First Hurglary
In 50 Years.
Weatherford, Tex., Jan. 23.—For the
first time since before the civil war,
according to all available records, this
city last night entertained unwelcome
visitors gulsed us burglars. The resi-
dence of Rev. J. O. Patton was robbed
and a boarding house entered. At the
latter place Weatherford'* first bur-
glars In half a century feasted from a
laden, refrigerator. Weatherford ha*
a population ol i.OQO.
A Good Day
Our friends made us feel that we were "some pump-
kins" in the Grocery business for which we are grate-
ful. We can stand lots of this, and hope you will give
us many days as good as Saturday.
Grubbs & Spencer
Old 915—PHONES—New 78.
207 EAST CENTRAL AVENUE.
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