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EL í>ASO HERALD Wednesday, July 9,1919. 19 iS. ES Ä Survived by Husband, a Pioneer of Mesilla Valley, and Two Sisters. Mrs. Ted Rouault, sr., 40 years old. died in Juarez Tuesday afternoon. Previous to her marriage, Kix months ago, Mrs. Rouault was Mrs. Ralph Campa. Campa was a major in Madeio’s army in 1914 and chief of police at Juarez for six months. He was killed five years ago by Francisco Villa at Chihuahua for his affiliation WH^ the Madero forces. LTC'^ltJes her husband, Mrs. Rouault is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Leo Rosenfield and Mrs. H. L. Callaway, the latter of Ysleta. Mrs. Rouault was buried Wednesday morning in the cemetery at Juarez. Mr. Rouault, the surviving husband, is one of the pioneer residents of the Misilla valley. He was in the hardware business at Las Cruces tor many years. His son, Theo. Rouault jr., was g^ame warden of New Mexico for two years, prior to last April. Mr. Rouault, sr., was educated for the priesthood, after serving in the French army in the war against Germany in 1870, but he left the priesthood later tv» marry his first wife. The first Mrs. Rouault has been dead several yaara. POHMER MIM.VG DEAD News has reached K1 Paso of the death last week in Hemet. Riverside county. Calif., of O. P. Caley, who fot a number of j'ears was with the Calera Minlnf? company at Calera, near >i!naca, CJiihuahua. He la well known in tho Chihu.nhtia colonv in this city. He bouaht a 20 acre orchard at Hemet last May and was llvinir on the place at the time of his t'eath. C HILD KILI.Ui» WITH FOllCiE. Armando Rodriguez, three year old son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Rodriguez, who live about Tl) miles east of El Paso, was killed when he pulled hi.«? father's iron forve over him at the Rodriguez home Sunday. The Httle boy was J uried Tuesday in Concordia cemetery. I.AIIOK SHORTAGE l!«TERFERES WITH UORlv 0*\ STATE CAPITOL Phoenix, Arii., July 9.—A shortage of experienced workmen is interfering with completion of the new addition to the state capitol building, according to superintendent of construction Chrisman. Owing to the large amount of building activity in phoenix and other parts of Arizona, skilled workmen are hard to find. Chrisnian saiii today. It is expected that the new wing of the ' anitol will be completed early in August. Woman Found Dead In Room After Quarrel Body Found By Daughter! In A Shack; Neighbors Believe Was Poisoned. Paola Palomir, an aged Mexican woman, who lived in a sliack near . Durazno and Copia streets, was found dead in her home shortly after midnight Tuesday. Persons living in the house with her and neighbors believe ! she was poisoned. j According to an adopted daughter the woman was in the best of health and had not been 111 recently. The daughter spent the evening in a theater and returning at 10:30 p. m. found the old woman in bed and apparently asleep. , ., , At midnight the oaughter said the woman got up from her bed and staggered to tlie open door where she Htood gasping. Hhe staggered back to the bed and was dead within a few moments. Neighbors declare that two men and a Mexican woman visited the dead woman duriiig the evening and that before leaving they quarreled bitterb". tl also is reported that threats had been made against the dead woman who was believed to be an important witness in a trial which is to be held soon. Justice .L M. Deaver will conduct an examining Inquest at 2 oclock. MAN HURT IN AUTOMOBiLE AND MOTORCYCLE COLLISION Joe Helm, of 2213 Texas street, was badly injured Wednesday morning w'hen his motorcycle collided with an automobile driven by G. G. Boswell, S231 Oro Rti'eet, at Bli.<=s and Stevens streets. Police surgeon John Hardy treated the man at his home. It is thought that he will recover. The motorcycle was badly damaged. Woman Drowns While Drawing Water In Canal Body Of Mexican Woman Not Found; Mother And Brother Survive. Miss Avrela Lopez, 37 years old, was drowned in the Franklin canal at the rear of her home, northwest of the union station, about S:30 oclock Tuesday night when she lost her balance while reaching down to get a bucket of water from the canal. Her body has not been recovered. According to the story told the police by the woman's mother, Mrs. Josephina Lopez, who went outside shortly after the women went to get the water, the bucket which the w'om- an had taken to get the water in. was then floating along the top of the stream. The w'ater is swift at that place though not deep. Policemen M. Snider and R. E. McKnight, answered the call. The canal is only about 16 feet from the rear door and the passageway Is lined on one side with a bed spring and on the other with a fence and weeds The woman had to reach down about two and one-half feet in order to fill the bucket, and the supt>osition is that she lost her balance and fell on into the stream. She could not swim. The woman lived with her mother and brother. Bill Would Prohibit President's Leaving Country During Term Washington, D. C.. July 9.—The president of the United States would? not be permitted, during his term of office, to leave the country or to perform the duties of his office except at Washington, under a bill introduced today by representative Campbell, of Kansas, chairman of the house rules committee. Stomach Js Quick to Upset When School Children Are Idle V ACATION days are days of ovcr-cating and under-exercising for most boys and g^rls. They loll around nibbling at light food, unconcerned whether the fruit is green or ripe. The tesult is cramp«, skis eruptioas, pimples, “fuminer colà,** constipation and diarrhea. The basis oi such trouble is an upset ^mach, and nothing will give safer and quicker relief than the well“ known Dr. Caldwell*« Syrop Pepsin. It is just a combination of simple laxative herbs with pepsin, a formula evolved some 30 years ago by Dr. Caldwell himself. Syrup Pepsin is now used by millioss of people and is today the largest-selling liquid laxative in the world. It is the mikiest and gentlest of laxa* live«. It regulates the stomach and bowels so well that they can soon work normally again without the aid of medi* cine. And unlike the harslwr physics and cathartics, Syrup Pepsin docs not gripe OI cause discomfort, even to a tiny baby. A bottle of Dr. Caldwell*« Syrup Pepsin can be bought ^ any drug store for 50c and $ 1, the latter the family size. A free trial bottle can be had by sending your address to Dr. W. B. Caldwell, 480 Washington St., Montkello, IlL D r . CALDWELL'S • feyrtip Pepsin ^yjie Perfect j(axat/oe HIGHNOTE SPECIAL JUDGE FOR COUNTY COURT AT LAW In tne absence of Judge Will P. Brady, judge of the county court at law, J. G. Highnote wan elected as special judge by the local bar Tuesday afternoon. The appearance docket was called and In addition to routine work the following cases were disposed of: Hines Lumber Co. v?. Southern Border Motor Co., pettled and dismissed at plaintiffs cost. L.OUIS Goodman vs. N. Cordero, settled and dismissed at plaintiff’s < ost. Hines Lumber company vs. A. P. Averill, settled and dismissed at plaintiff’s cost. E. P. Byers vs. Joseph Sullivan and A. J. Hall, judgment by default. T. B. Templeton vs. B. M, Whittaker. settled and dismissed at plaintiff’s cost. Tom Walker vs. C. N. Gibson, judgment by default. S. C. Awbrey vs. W. P. Nugent, judgment bv default. Douglas C. Crowell va. A. F. Simpson Co., settled and dismissed at plaintiff’s cost. K. OF' r. AllMV AM> X.4VY MEX TO BE Gli^STS AT SMOKEI? Knights of Columbus In the army and navy are to be the guests of honor at a smoker to be given at the K. of C. hall Thursday night at 8 oclock. Joseph M. Nealon will deliver the address of welcome, the reply being made by Frank Porras, who recently returned from France, where he saw more than a year’s service with the ^*^Following this there will be two boxing bout» and several musical numbers. Support Needed For Oil Rights Bill At Austin Senate bill 51 ai.<J 'house bill 70, both identical and having to- do w'lth revision of the petroleum laws of Texas, have been amended at Austin until they are now satisfactory to all factions, including the cattlemen and the owners of surface rights. The measure» are ready for reporting for a vote In the house and senate, but there is a fear that some of the east Texas representatives xvill not support the measures. Therefore the suggestion comes from friends of the bill that El Pasoans and w^est Texans get into communication w'ith friends In east and south Texas at once and have them urge their representatives to vote for the measure. The bills extend the time In which holders of petroleum rights may prospect for oil and also give a royalty to the cattlemen who hold the surface rights, as well as to the state. Western Texas Is deeply interested In securing the passage of this bill, which will mean the development of oil fields. Planning Three Schools Within Next Two Years Continuous Growth Will Soon Demand More School Buildings. B Pa«o !■ to have three new {lublic aehools ^vltliin the next two years If plans which were dla- oussctl at a meeting of the »<‘huol board anil representatives of th«; city council Tuesday afternoon go through. The discussion was brought up during the consideration of the transfer of the Grandview scliool into the city school system and the resulting bond issue which tills requires. BecauMe of the rniiid growth «f El I’uno and the euuMe<juent increase in it« Moholaatie population new huildingH ar«> e<»nteniplute<l near the present Franklin .school. In the Aoy Kohool dlNtriet and in >fanhattan heights. The transfer of the Grandview property w'as the principal matter di.s- cuseed and it was decided to have the attorney for the scJiooi board. A, R. Burges, complete the legal arrangements before other arrangement»? were made by the board. The school was paid by bonds issued against the common school district of the county. The board made a trip of inspection through the Grandview school Wednesday afternoon. Woman 89 Years Old, With Money In Banl^, Is Looking For A fob Many interesting and often amusing incidents happen at the city employment bureau daily to relieve the monotony of routine. Among'the applicants for work on ^Vedne.sfiay was Mrs. Paula Alfaro, of Santa Fe and Canal streets. Mrs. Alfaro, w'ho is Sft years of ge. has had an interesting career. For years she was a member of the houseiiold of Gen. Profirio Diaz, late president of Mexico, and under her care the family of the former Mexican executive was reared. In recognition of her services, a rneniber of the ]>iaz family, now residing in Paris, France, recentlv offered to send her a passport to Owing to her advanced age, Mrs. Alfarj declined to make the long trio across the ocean. For a time the woman was employed by Mrs. S. H, Sutherland, Government Hill. It Is said that Mr.«?. Alfaro has considerable money in the bank. PRESIDENT WILSON IS BACK AT HIS JOB IN WASHINGTON (Continued from ppge 1.) SPECIAL SALE for 10 Days Only Sale Starts Thursday Morning / No need of paying high prices for second grade shoes when you can purchase a pair of high grade Fiorsheim Oxfords worth $ 10.00 to $ 13.00 in any style or color, in any size, any pair in stock, at ^ ^ Vici Kid, Gun Metal, Tan or Brown. $ 6.45 he was expected to confer with mem bers of the senate committee and also with cabinet officers and others within the next f-ew days. The president remained in bed Tate ^day, resting after his trip home. Rear admiral Cary T. Grayson, his personal physician, said the president was in splendid health. The speech the president plans to deliver before the senate Thursday was completed before he landed at New Yoric yesterday from the George W ashington. Map Out Work Program. Going to his office shortly before 11 oclock, the president summoned secretary Tumulty and they spent some time mapping out.a program of work. Most nrcs.'?ing of the many matters before the president were the annual appropriation bills, recently passed by congress. In considering the agricultural ¿bill the executive had before him many requests that he veto the measure because of the order repealing the daylight saving law-. To See CorrewpondentM. Soon after entering his office the president sent word that he would receive newspaper correspondents tomorrow at 10;15 a. m. It was believed he would explain his views to the correspondents for their information and submit to questioning as was the case when he received the correspondents after his return home In March for the closing session of the last congress. The president remained steadily at work for several hours and was not interrupted. At noon it was said that none of the bills before him had been signed. It was expected, however, that his signature would be attached to a number of them before the enfl of the day. The return of the prenident and his party to the enpitni Iniit night wo« marked by one of the greatest demonntrntlon« In point of the naml>er of tho«e pnrtleipntlng that ever greeted n preitident on hi« return from n trip. Dlstriet officlnls familinr Trith hnndllng l*ig crowd»« «tilted thnt the throng that greeted the presldentln! party at the union ntation and along Penn«ylvnnia avenue wa« fully lOtnWKI. The welcome ceremonies were brief. Responding to an address of welcome from the head of a committee of District of Columbia citizens. Mr. Wilson said he came home confident that the people of the ITnited Ptates were for the league of nations. The unexpected welcome, he said, was particularly pleasing because he felt it was ‘‘immediate assurance of his feeling." It w’as after midnight when Mr. and Mrs, Wilson reached the white house. GREAT FALLS GETS NEXT “ONE BIG UNION” MEETING iContinued from pa:re !•) to effect a permanent national organization. The resolution demanding that the United States government Immediately withdraw troops from Russia and recognize the soviet government of Russia was carried. C. W. Hustin, an official of the United Mine Workers of America, addressed the convention and predicted complete failure for the “one big union” movement, was. interrupted several times by open expressions of disapproval and ridicule. Throughout all of the session of the convention antagonism was expressed toward the American Federation of Labo?. We Can Fit Any Size Foot at .......... REGENT SPECIAL Men s Oxfords in all styles, regular prices $5, $6, $7. Sale price $ 3.95 » 300 pairs odds and ends oxfords, in broken sizes, worth $4 to $10 CHARGES DENVER STRIKERS AND COMPANY IN COLLUSION Denver, Colo., July 9.—Hints that the street car strike here begun yes- treday following redution of waives was being conducted by employes In collusion with the company a.s a result of enactment of a five cent fare ordinance w’ere made today by mayor Bailey. This was denied by a labor representative. Hundreds of jitne buy licenses have been issued. Dirigible May Leave About 4 A. M. Tomorrow Associated Press Permitted To Give Description Of Giant Aircraft. Mineóla, N. Y., July 9.—Again today unfavorable winds from the east prevented the giant dirigible from starting on her return trip to England. Prospects that R-34 would get away between midnight tonight and 8 a. m. tomorrow seemed brighter this forenoon when W. R. Gregg, a %veather expert sent here from Washington, announced that the heavy southeast gale of yesterday had changed to light west w'inds. This situation was favora,ble and would continue probably for 48 hours, he said. MaJ. G. G. H. Coooke, navigator of the dirigible, said it was likely the ship would get away about 4 oclock tomorrow morning. U. S. Offleeri« In«peet Ship. Officers of the United .States army and navy aviation sections have been permHted to Inspect the ship, and «'apt. Samuel T. Moore, of the balloon section of the army, today gave to the Associated Press representative a description of the first lighter-than- air ship to cross the Atlantic. Over all, the R-.14 is 640 feet in length, with four cars, or gondolas, suspended from the cigar-shaped envelope. The forward gondola is occupied by the navigator and pilots .and from it all parts of the ship are con- troled by means of speaking tubes and bell signals. In the rear of the forward gondola is the w'lreless room, which also holds one of the ship’s engines. The two side gondolas eacli contain an engine and are only large enough for two men to work. The rear car holds two engines. Tnxlde of Illsr Bng Is Secret. While the gondolas can be seen by visitors to the field, little or nothing has been allowed to filter out cqn- cerning the inside of the big bag. In side the bag is the deck of the ship. It runs the greater part of the length of the bag and i.«« only nine inches wide, except at its middle where it widens out into a compartment eight by twenty feet, used by the officers and crev/ as a dining saloon. The hydrogen gas—the lifting power off the ship—is carried in compartments inside the envelope. These compartments are at the top of th*=t ship j and are of gold beaten skin, which In ' common language is nothing more then the linings of Intestines of calves. When ready to start on a flight, the final inflation of these gas containers is made. This operation takes place usually at the minimum temperature of the air when the greatest quantity of gag can be taken into the bags. The expansion of gas in the bazs is relieved by releasing w'ater ballast at the rate of ten percent of water in 20 degrees of rising temperature, Also ten percent of water ballast Is released in each 2500 feet of altitude. Fuel Cnrrlert In SI Tank*. When the R-34 leaves the ground It is permitted to rl^e to Its equilibrium, or about as high as It can go. On reaching its equilibrium the engines are started and the flight begins. The fuel—gasoline an 3 oil—is carried in 81 tanks. Sixteen of these tanks are fixed to the framework of the bag structure and the others are known as sliding tanks and can be disoarded as ballast should the occasion arise. The water ballast Is carried in canvas bags of tw*o types. There are eight emergency bags, four forward and four aft, which may be emptied In emergency because they can not be controled. Six other water bags are controled by levers and their contents can be released as desired. The water ballast contains alcohol in sufficient f mount to prevent freezing in high altitudes. Chaira Aboard Ship. The dining salon contains three tables capable of being raised to the upper frame work when not in «se. The salon la large enough to permit half of the crew to eat at a time. The food Is cooked by appliances attached to thp exhaust pipes of the engines. The diners stand at a cupboard, there being no chairs aboard the ship. The crew sleep in light hammocks along the sides of the deck suspended out over the bag proper, an in case a sleeper falls from his ntt there is nothing to prevent him from falling through the bag to death. \ Hensley New I". S. Observer. New York, July 9.—Col. William N. Hensley, Jr., who will be the American observer aboard the R-34 on its return flight, has been authorized by • the war department to continue his observations in Europe after he has landed at East Fortune. Scotland. Col. Henslev takes the place for the return trip of Lieut. Com. Zachary Uans- downe. U. S. X., who was the American observer on the R-34 on the westward Journey. Cioort Weather Foreensft. Washington. D. C-, J.ly ».—Favorable w'eather for the return of the! British dirigible R-34 over the south-j ern route to Euror>e durins: the next 24 hours was forecast in the weather ; report sent to the commander of the i airship today by the navy department. | FORMER SALOON KEEPER PLANS KANSAS CITY BAR FOR WOMEN Kansas City, Mo„ July 9.—Dainty feet will rest on the brass rail, once the support of only masculine appendages, tiny elbow.s will “decorate the mahogany” and feminine voices will j “pass the time o’ day" with the bar- tende^rs in the new prohibition wo- | man’s bar, w'hich a former Kansas ; City saloon owner has announced he , will open now that the liquors with a punch have passed into history. j Of course, cherry phosphate and | prohablv a 1 percent brew will be the only drinks served. The management has announced there will be no ta>^les, no card playing and “positively no i loafing.” j COUNCÎThËARS COMPLAINTS I ON SHORT WEIGHTS OF ICE Representatives of ico c-cmpanies ! conferred with the city council regarding complaints arising from alleged short w'T'lghts. The Ice companies agreed to investigate the complaints. 1,161,000,000 Bushels Wheat Crop Forecast KiwaniansHear A Joint Debate On League Plan Winter Wheat Production Judge S. J. Isaacks Says It 839,000,000, Spring 322,000,000 Washington, July 9—Production forecasts of the country’s principal farm crops, estimated on the condition of the crops July 1, were announced today by the department of agriculture as followe; Winter wheat, 839,000,000 bushels; spring wheat, 3:J2,000,000: all wheat, 1,1«1,000,000; corn, 2,815,000,000; oats, 1.403.000.000; barley, 231,000,000; rye, 103.000.00u; white potatoes, 391,000,000; sweet potatoes, 102,000,000; tobacco, 1,453,000,000 pounds; flax, 13,200,000; rice, 42,.500,000; hay. 116,000,000 tons; apples itotal), 15<>,000.000; apples (commercial), 24,300,000 barrels; peaches, 50,000,000. ('oudltion of Crop*. Condition of the crops on July 1 and crop acreages not previously announced follow: Winter wheat. 89.0 percent of a normal. Spring wheat, 80.9. Corn. 86.7, and 102,977,000 acres. Oats. 87.0. B.arley. 87.4. Rye, 85.7. White potatoes, 87.G, and 4,003,000 acres. Sweet Potatoes, 90.1 and 1.023,000 acres, Tobacco, 83.R, and 1,774.300 acres. Flax, 73.5, and 1.8.">1,000 acres. Rice, and l,091,30u acres. Hay, 91.1. Apples. 56.«>. Peaches, 69.0. 1 J Ì J suns juir 1Û I Is Plan To Avoid Wars In The Future. “1 am for tho league of nations because it is le only plan advanced that even promises to keep us out of world wars.” declared judge S. J. Isaacks, champion of the affirmative side in a joint debate at the Kiwanis club’s regular meeting Wednesday noon at the Sheldon hotel. Judge h. A. Dale, his opponent, declared that “when we ratify the league of nations, we will be bound band and foot by Bolshevism. Our liberties are about to get away from us. I think Europe is trying to bind us hand and foot and then gag us.” Judge Isaacks said It behooves us now to midntain peace In the world. Judge Dale said he believed the league w'ould mean a surrender of American sovereignty. He argued also that once the United States ratified the league, it would be making a guarantee that all colonies will forever rerpaln colonies and all subjects forever be subjects. Sam Gillet presided, and a large .number of local attorneys, including district judge W, D. Howe,, attended. The attendance prize was won by E. A. Ryan, while R. J. Pritchard was elected “goat” for the next meeting. LAMAR COBB IS APPOINTED CEMENT COMPANY ENGINEER The Southwestern Portland Cement company of El Paso confirms the report from Clifton, Arlz., that Uamar Cobb, of the latter place, and former highway engineer of that state, has been made an engineer of the com- nany. He w’ill not locate In El Paso for the present at 'east. Mr. Cobb is prominent In Democratic politics of ■Arizona. He w-as at one time a candidate for the nomination for congressman, but withdrew. He was also up for the Democratic nomination for the governorship at the last election, but withdrew from that also. He Is a cousin of Zach Uamar Cobb, of El Paso, now in Washington. DETECTIVES FIND STOLEN RING IN SERVANT’S CLOTHES A diamond ring valued at $300 was lost, city detectives were notified and the ring was recovered within the space of 30 minutes Wednesday morning. The ring, belonging to Mrs. H. B Thomson, of East Boulevard, was left on a dresser and disappeared. The loss w'as noticed and a call to the detectives sent in, J. J. Coleman and Ed. Mebus answering. The valuable piece of jewelry was found by the detectives pinned to the dress of a Mexican servant girl, half hidden by a fold in her dress, soon after their arrival at the Thomson home. Mr. Thomson stated that the girl had just heen hired and had not been in the house 10 minutes when the loss of the ring was noticed. A watch was kei)t ov»»r her until the detectives arrived. Xo charges were filed. New Armada Will Be at San Diego Early in August. Washington. D. C„ July 9.—Th«# newly organized Pacific fleet will sail from Hampton Roads for the west coast Saturday, July 19. It was announced at the navy department today that final arrangements were completed at a conference in New York yesterday between secretary Daniels aiad admiral Hugh Rodman, commander of the fleet. Mr. Daniel .5 said the fleet would be at San Diego between August 5 and 10. After stopping at Los Angeles, San Francisco and Puget Sound, a number of ships probablj' will go to Hawaii for a short stay. DanlelM to Make Cruise. , Secretary Daniels has not decided definitely that he will accompany the fleet, but if he does not he will meet it at San Diego and make the cruise northward on the Pacific coast and to Hawaii. Many of the vessels of the Pacific fleet are now in Hampton Roads, while the others are at Atlantic coast na'^'y yards, where minor reports are being completed. It Is expected that the entire force will be concentrated at Hampton Roads by the middle of ne.xt week. Secretary Daniels said his contemplated trip to Hawaii was in connection with recommendations which he will make to congress next fall for improvements at Pearl Harbor, the naval base in Hawaii. Mr. Daniels said the Pacific fleet would be based at Pearl Harbor much of the time, and that very extensive Improvements would be necessary there In order to care for the armada. PAX-.\MKRir.\X 1>AY AT METHODIST EXPOSITION Columbus, Ohio, July 9.—The Methodist centenary exposition today celebrated Pan-American day. Addresses by John Barrett, director of the Pan- American union, and bishop Oldham are on the program. Women are now admitted on the same terms with men in the Society of Incorporated Accountants and Auditors in Great Britain. Closed For Summer Commencing toniglit, JULY 9, until SEPTEMBER 1, 1§19, wo will discontinue our Dans^nt. We thank our many friends for the splendid patronage given us, and take pleasure in annoimcing that, commencing w^ith our opening for next season, SEPTEMBER 1, we promise some big surprises. At this time we can only say that in keeping with the past, commencing with the new season, we will excel all expectations. The Buyerstadt orchestra will continue their famous concerts as usual for lunch, from 12 a. m. to 1 p. m., and dinner, from 6;30 to8;30p. m. SKeldon Cafe 1 \ \RI,E TO WORK I Policeman G. W. Frazier, who had ; I his knee hurt durinsz- the Policemen- ' j Swift & Co. baseball game Tuesday ! ' afternoon when it was struck by a ball, was unable to be at work Wed* nesday morning. TRASH niR\S. A trash fire in the rear of the 2300 \ blo(k, on Pittsburg street, shortly af-^ ■ ter noon \Aednesday, was the cause of j la run made by the fire deipartment. i No damage was done. | $ 2.45 Given Bros. Shoe Co., 215 £1 Paso St We Keep The Prices Down Where They Belong. ! ..........::...........iiiiiiiiiiiiiiM ÍI IllllliSiil DR. GARFIELD SAYS • “Buy nov;—in August or the autumn will b© too late. A big coal shortage is coming. Thousands of miners are going back to Europe. Coal production has fallen off considerably and a shortage of mt-.ny million tons looks probable. My advice to consumers is to buy now while they can get a selection and delivery. I feel bound to say that, as I see the situation, we are likely to experience a coal famine in the fall.” WK HAVE THU iU»AL >'t»W We can’t say what the situation will be this fall. I’houe 3(5. HEID BROS. Inc. Texa!« .1: nal1nK The BIG BEND OIL & GAS CO. A joint stock company, unincorporated, wliicl) is situated in the Big Bend in Presidio Co., Texas, is a new born Oil Company with capital stock of $350,000. Par value, $1 per share. This Company owns lease on 640 acres of gi’ound in Presidio Co., Texas, ip one of the most favored locations in the great State of Texas, “Tlic Oil Field of the World.” * THE GEOLOGICAL MAP GOTTEN UP BY DR. J. A. UDDEN, OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, INDICATES THAT THIS LAND CONTAINS OIL, GAS, COAL, AND QUICKSILVER. WHAT OIL FIELD OFFERS GREATER INDUCEMENTS TO THE INVESTOR? Drilling for oil h always a speculation, but this field has as good if not better indications, on the University Map, than any other in tlie State of Tc.xas, as eminent a man as Dr. J. A. Udden can hardly be mistaken, he has painted this favored field so favorable that none other need attempt to do greater, homage. Today is otir first day iu e.xistenee, and we are going some; watch our progress in the future. Get in now, it we strike oil all investors in this company will be well to do. This field is opposite the famous “Kim Kook'’ that lies just across the Rio Cirande in ^Icxico, about 170 miles southeast of Ei Paso, Te.\as. Ln addition to all other favorable indications the Geological Map shows distinct anticlines at inter- %'als, all over the surface of our holdings, a distinction that no other company can boast of. A good field must have the anticlines. The formation is Upper cretaceous, Quaternary and Penn. The BIG BEND OIL & GAS CO. OFFICERS AND TRUSTEES: F. A. Spence .......................President aiul Treasurer J. S. Crain..............................................Vice President Trusti'es: C. F. Morse, J. S. Crain, F. A. Spence. Agents wanted. Office. 625 Mills Bldg., El Paso, Te.xas. I'hone G87. BIG BEAD Oily A GAS CO. e:.*5 Mills Bldg. DEAR SIRS: Enclosed find my check for................Dollars In payment for.............................Shares of Full Paid and Non-Assessable stock of t.he Big Bend Oil and Gas Co., at One Dollar per share. 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