Mt. Pleasant Daily Times (Mount Pleasant, Tex.), Vol. 7, No. 69, Ed. 1 Wednesday, June 3, 1925 Page: 2 of 4
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MT. PLEASANT DAILY TIMES WEDNESDAY, JUNE t, IMS.
Greeks once had a method of making names known
which wise merchants of today might profitably employ
—if they are inb usiness to make money.
Spartans made children repeat daily the names of
the 300 warriers who held the pass at Thermopylae.
Repetition was the thing—in the course of time
which made those 300 famous. Keen business men who
read this will see the point—and have already noted how
the illustrations helps this ad.
Our advertising service to merchants includes at-
tractive cuts of all kinds—and the best of printing. At
our office—or we will call. Phone 15.
THE DAILY TIMES
THE TIES REVIEW f
|gT. PLEASANT DAILY TIMES
Entered at the postoffice at Mt. Pleas-
ant, Texas, as second class mail
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Ail obituaries, resolutions or respect,
gards of thanks, etc., will be charged
for at regular rates.
G. W. CROSS. Editor
MADE HOUSE SACRED
o— FROM DEARBORN —o
o— INDEPENDENT —o
Female pythons not only lay eggs,
but incubate them by brooding them,
as birds do. The young snakes hatch
three months from the time the
mother begins sitting on the eggs.
The word “sheik” in Arabic means
“an old man.”
In Arabia, as in many other coun-
tries, salt is the symbol of hospital-
ity, and among the Arabs hospitality
is almost a sacred thing. They tell
of a thief who broke into a house
one night and in looking about the
place came upon a small gold box.
He opened it and inside it found an-
other box, also of gold. That in turn
held a third box, which was partly
filled with a fine white powder. The
thief tasted the powder and found
that it was salt. Immediately he
restored to their places all valuables
that he had gathered to carry off.
He could not rob a house in which
he had “eaten salt."—Youth’s Com-
Read The Daily Times Ads.
I Benjamin Fvanklin laid the founda-
tion of the present postal system of
the United States.
I The first one-dollar bank note of
the “greenback” variety ever issued
by the United States Government—it
is numbered one—is owned by th'3
wife of an officer in the Internationa!
Platinum wire has been drawn so
fine that a mile of it would not weigh
more than a grain, while seven oun-
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York to London.
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Weather Gan Be
Seen in Sky
By a little study and observation of
signs written plainly in the skies, any
intelligent person should be able to
make accurate weather forecasts in
his own locality from day to day, ac-
cording to Prof, W. J. Humphreys,
meteorologist of the United States
Weather Bureau. And in this the old
weather proverbs that have proved
dependable from long experience will
be found of groat assistance.
The colors of the sky and the ap
pearance of the sun, the moon and
the stars provide a fairly accurate
basis for local predictions, says Prof.
Humphreys in Popular Science
Monthly for June. For such predic-
tions, he adds, are really inferences
drawn from observations of the at-
mosphere, inasmuch as the appear-
ance of the sky and of heavenly bod-
ies depends upon atmospheric condi-
For example, a red morning sun
implies a moist atmosphere, and rain
may be expected later in the day. On
the other hand, a red evening sky
means that the air contains so little
moisture that rain within the coming
24 hours is improbable. If at eve-
ning the sky along the western hori-
zon is yelldwish or greenish, it
means that there is little moisture
in the air, and that the next day will
be fair. But if at evening the sky is
overcast with a uniform gray, the at-
mosphere far aloft is saturated with
moisture and the next day is likely
to be rainy.
The old saying, “Rain before 7,
clear before 11,” is based on the
scientific fact that an early morning
rain dries the air by taking water out
of it and cleans it of dust. Like-
wise, there is truth in the old pro-
verb, “A red sun has water in his
eye,” for when the air is charged
heavily with dust particles that have
become laden with moisture, we see
ihn v :>i ;is a firry mi hail, obviously
suggesting a damp atmosphere and
Have your Automobile thoroughly cleaned
end it will give you better service. Our
Steam Cleaner is the most effective way.
COME AND SEE IT WORK
A. H. OTYSON’S GARAGE
MARTIN WANT ADS
Dr. and Mrs. T, S. Grissom and
daughter, Dorothy, Mr. and Mrs.
Frank Henderson and Miss Dell Hess
left Wednesday morning for El Paso,
to visit relatives. They will make
the trip by way of Galveston and San
Antonio, going in an automobile.
Mrs. J. F. Vermillion has returned
from a visit to Rusk.
Mrs. A. Chapman went to Dallas
Tuesday night on a visit.
Miss Lola Chadwick went to Jack-
sonville Tuesday to visit a day or two.
The Southern States imported only
13 pounds of butter in 1924.
and Tomorrow Night
FOR SALE—At a bargain. Five
column adding machine.—See W. G.
Riddle, at Telephone Office.
FOR SALE—Ford Roadster, good
as new, plenty of accessories. Good
tires. Apply at this office.
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Miller and baby
and Mrs. J. E, Jessup motored to New
Boston Wednesday to visit relatives..
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Worth Monday night to attend the
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Cross, G. W. Mt. Pleasant Daily Times (Mount Pleasant, Tex.), Vol. 7, No. 69, Ed. 1 Wednesday, June 3, 1925, newspaper, June 3, 1925; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth783831/m1/2/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mount Pleasant Public Library.