Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on August 8, 1963 · Page 8
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Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas · Page 8

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Page 8 fiarclon I'lly Thursday, August 8, 1963 100 Years Ago Thi* Junction f'il.y Union, load ing newspaper of what was con- sidercfl western Kansas in 18R3, viewed the future with unlimited optimism on August 8. The stale had recovered from the drought of 1800 and prospects were bright for great advances in flic prairie country. The editor wrote: "Western Kansas is arousing from the lethargy in which it has been plunged since 1800 and is taking on new life. He r farmers are full of hope; her business men wear smiling faces; speculators are on the alert; and all things speak of the bright pros- pert which Is before her. Our prairies look greener, our streams larger, our trees taller, and our rich soil turns j from the ploughshare riciie.r than j ever. | "Homesteads are taken, farms are bought, town lots are changing hands. Our cattle increase. flock s of sheep are creeping in, ] and grain ricks stand in every: field. Yes, wo are prospering; we i have .struggled through the order | of a new country, and we are j coming triumphant. Our faint hearts have left croackers have slunk into obscurity and the signers for the flesh-pots have turned their backs on us and we nre bounding ahead . . . "Thou5 8 nd» of restless, roving spirits have come among us, and the same diseontentedness which brought them hero has taken them awny, filled with bug-bear stories of drouth and inadapta- lion of our soil and climate for settlement. But enough, however, of persevering men have remained to demonstrate our capabilities and prove our resources; and today they are filled with hope. "Emigration is like * great tide that ebbs and flows period!ally. And the great current of emigration, which has been slackened for the past few years will soon commence its flow, and why will not the mighty stream set towards Kansas? No other state offers superior inducements to the settle r. We have the healthiest climate in the world —even now at this season of the year, we know not a single case of sickness in nil the extended reach of our acquaintance. Our granaries nre full to overflowing, making the subsistence of the emigrant for the first year a cheap and easy matter. Millions of acres of the finest land on the continent lie open to the Homestead claimant without price. "The groat Continental Railway which is destined to connect the. Atlantic and the Pacific will, within a twelve-month pierce these broad acres, affording an expeditious and ready outlet to the markets of the East for all our products. There is no doubt about this last fact — the work on the Union Pacific Railway is being pushed forward with vigor, and ere another harvest the snort of the iron horse will be heard at Fort Riley, and long trains of cars will be bearing out cattle and grain to the markets of the world." The editor was a bit too optimistic, fo r it was 18GG before the Union Pacific had built to Fort Riley. You don't have to wait till Christmas to play Sa-Ha Claus! A Coleman compact Polar Prince will keep every room in your home blissfully cool and comfortable. This is central system cooling—not old-fashioned window unit cooling. Fits any home. Goes in fast low cost. Call us for free estimate. Lairy Kleisefl'i CoasMo-Coast STORE STORE MANAGERS SUE! Money Savers! Cold brook Quarters Instant Milk Margarine Orange Drink Sugar Donuts Angel Food Banana Cake Toilet Tissue Baby Food Lucerne Non Fat 8 Lbs. Lucerne & Grape , Gain. Mrs. Wright's Cinnamon Pkj?. Cook Book Cherry Icing Cook Hook 2-Layer Aurora By Northern Cierbers Brand All Varieties Each Each 2 9 29< 47< 27< 39< Rol " 31 < This week we're holding a special event .„ a Store Manager's Sale. Your local Safe- way Store Manager has personally sel- ected each and every Hem offered this week. They are choosen to save you money Now is the time to stock up! BRUCE ROBINSON Safeway Manager When Your In The Market For Better Buys Your In A Safeway Store! LUCERNE, PRICE GOOD WITH HALF $3.00 OR MORE PURCHASE GALLON Iced Milk Tomatoes White Flour Salad Dressing Good Quality Gardenside Here's our low, low price GOLDEN HEART FOR HOME USB 303 Cans Lb. Bag QT, i PIEDMONT JAR Save! Dog Food S3 13 i.oo Grape Jelly Canned Pop Hershey Syrup Cragmont All Flavors ( Chocolate Flavor " Can I Alpha Bits %?£? £ 43< Piices Good Thru Sat Aug. 10 At Safeway .... Sales Rights Reserved! COOKED PICNICS Rodeo, Boneless SAVE 10<Northern Tissue 4 R.IIS 29< —SAVE 20<— Real Roast Peanut Butter 3 Lb. Jar Bait Shrimp Chopped Steaks CA«| I A it • dCai I 0 P S Roasting Hens Sliced Bacon Boneless Roast Si Sr. r Captain'w Choice Pre-CooUed Choice Round Bone Portion of Beef Chuck Lb. 7 Oz. Pkg. Lb. Lb. Lb. Lb. 29< 68< 39< 39< 69< 79< 79< Pork Sausage Safeway Skinless Links Lb. Lunch MeatsiSS £5 6 p£:39< * England Loaf —"ALL NEW LUCERNE Delicatess Salads Fruit, Waldorf, or Vegetable Gelatin, Mandarin, Orange 14 Oz. or Pine. Cottage Cheese Ctn. (*f\vn 1? I air AC '.''"" tt !* nA A ^^< WVlll ITICll\C2> MiarK Ciated <&<&* dllC6CI D66iS ii«>>"" <fc can9 <5o < ' Pudding So'r 3 ik -31< Pudding y&£r« 3 ik -31< Maxwell House 99c Gardenside Brand Sweet Same Price COUPON NO. 4 25 Oz. Ice Tea Tumbler One tumbler free with this coupon and $2.50 in other purchases at Safeway. Coupon good Aug. S thru 14. Limit one coupon per customer. Price without coupon 19c Stock Your Cupboard! Early June Peas Golden Corn Cut Green Beans Morton Dinners Gardenside Brand Try Some Today Gardenside Brand Tender & Tasty 9 9 9 303 Cans 303 Cans 303 Cans Your Choice Flash Frozen Each 49< TOMATOES Red Ripe Slicers SAFEWAY Cooking Apples Wealthy 4 £ 49<

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