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PAGE FOUR lOLJU KANSAS THE lOLA REGISTER 1862- -CHARLES F. SCOTT- ANGELO SCOTT, Publisher. Entered,at tbe Tola. Kansas, Post Office u Second Class Matter. Telephone -> 18 (Private Brfnch ExeUanje Coonectinc All Departments.) SUBSCRIPTION JiATES Outside .\llen and Adjoining Counties One Year _ S6.00 fcSix Months „ _ ,.»:i.0() Three Months i .*I.T5 One Monti I&r 1u Allen and Adjoininj; Counties One Year _ .$5.00 Six HontUs _ _ S2.5U Three Months »1.50 One Month OSc In Kansas add 2% sales tax to above rates. MEMUBH ASSOCIATKl) VHKRS The Heuistcr tarries the Associiitcd Press report by spi'cial liMiveil wire. 'J'hu As\ii- ciitled I 'rcRK iH es<lHBiv<>ly fiiiitled to use for ropublidition of all news rtlipalrbes crfililoil I" it or nnti ijlhirwii'c credited in Ihln paler mid -al^'0' tlie 1im:(i1 ikiwh puli- Ilshi-d horeiii. All riL'blH of ri'publicntloa of ipc<ial di)ipat<'lie( liitri.'in are uIku resurveil. Which sitffer«l a Mow itten m landed to the PMHpptaes ss TojcPs dill when we landed on Saiptm. It may be designed to uniiy public opinion and to suppress, criticism. Or perhaps its chief aim Is to tighten up some Itjose and devious operations of the Jap war machine. ' Certainly the parliamentary shakeup is one reflection of Japan's conscjou-sness of her growing peril. Bui we should be foolish if we tried to .sec in it an Indication of panic or desire for |)cace. **Coiild I Interest Vou in a Nice Line of Tombstones?" . Bible Thonpht for Today IBul he that conquereth himsi'lf I n Krvater than hi- that talictti a flty: Evi!i'y pliice that ihi' sole of your foot shall tread uiwn, that have I given unto you.—Jo.sh. 1:3. .SO TllEV WADKD Third arniy trooij.s yeslcrduy in- vfldcd Germany In a new .sector by wading through IicezlnK waisl-ricep watei-.s ol the Our river into a hall of fire from enemy tank -s and gun .s. It WM .s imp().s.siblp to brin? up a.s- sault boats or bridsing equipment over the jaKund terra in which was blanketed by .snowdrifts three to cl?ht fecf, cicct). TJicrc wa .s no choice but to wadP —.so the bay .s waded. After .'^onkini; them.selvcs to the skin in the .stingJUK water, they climbed up the bank.s of the river ;if a bullet didn 't .stop tliem first) into .snow drifts as deep a .s the water had' been and continued the filjht in bitter .sub-freezins; weather. Tlie di.spatches don't .say when, where, or how the bov .s ever liad a chante to chaniie their clothes and get warm and dry again—if they did. * :i ^ I can't help wondering what effect it would have if ju.st before voting on national .service legislation, all our congi-essmen would be requhed to read about this Jittle incident, then walk down to the Pnt -omac river, wad^ in up to their wnisl ,s. walk b.iek to tlie C.ipitol :in(l j i -a.st I heir voles oitl on tlir .snow covered lawn with the icicle .s still • daneling down their pants legs. 1 wonder if they would still feel that the "rights of free labor" are more in-ecious and more important than backing np ouv soldiers with every re.souiY'o and every compul- .sion neces.sary to liring the war to an eiul at the earliest possible minute. BLANK CHECK A valuable offshoot of the Jesse Jones-Henry 'Wallace controversy was the airing, during hearings on the George Bill, of a startling example of government by men, rather than by law. In the operations of the Reconstruction Finance Corp. ;ind lUs subsidiary agencies. Apparently it even startled lioine of the congres.smon to hear Mr. Joiif.s catalog hi-* wide discretionary |)ower.s H.S RFC director. And they coLiUln't point any uccu.slng fingers fl«ewhere. for It was Ihey them­ .selvcs and their predecessors who had granted Mr. Jones these powers. The RFC director summed them up tersely: "To make loans in any amount, for any length of time, at any rate of Interest, to anybody." He had to come to Congress for money, and the trusting Congress secnvs always to have rcsiranded with a bliink check. And niTt until the war, it appeared, was presidential approval required on |IFC activities, and then only on major war item.s. , Congress's trust in Mr. Jones was well placed. He and his RFC associates are men of integrity. They operated the agency honastly and at a [irofit. and with no hint of scandal. It is fortunate for the country that they did. But that is no reason why the RPC's structure, with its present loo.>=ene.ss, temptation and potential danger, should not be altered by Congress and put on a sen.siblc, responsible basis—whoever is running it. I 25YEAKSAG0 % * Itemo Vmtn The Tr^vlste? * •:• .lanuary 30. 1920 •:- .lAI'AN 'S KITAMTAKIAN I'AKTY Ami'i'l('i{|j iiioiiiloi'.', |ii('l:i'il all llilcri'sllin', wiri'lf ;-s ili.spalch the olliff (lay Ironi the Uoinci news agency lo its ciiciil .s in the liliitcr- lands.- It revealed that n totalitarian political party i.s in the i)ro- ce.ss of lormation in Japan. Probably the disptitch was ;i little puzzliii'-; lo most Americans who read it. Isn't Japan lotaliliiriaH already'^ Isul the Ja|) method ^abfJiit Ihi' .same as the German— coiuplflc i;ovci-iim\^'iit. coiiifol. fotii- plcte LibecH ''tirc. foituiiric icKtiii'ii- tation of fliouuht. .-peech and action Tlie at :.iwcr ..cei ;i lo be: Funda- mcntaliy. ye.s; superficially, no. The chief dilferencc secm .s to be thitt a fiction of free speech and representative government still exists in Japan. There was a general elec-J tion in 1942. Several independent members were elected to the Diet, although the Imperial Rule Assistance Political Society tried to nominate all the candidates. On the same day the new tolali- tariati ixirty was announced, Pre- mitr Koi.'<o had appeared in the lower house of the Dipl and heard 'aomc .sharp criticism of inadequate plane and munitions production from its members. The session read like one of Mr. Churchill's heated .set-to's in Commons, or an uninhibited debate in our own Congress. But the Japanese version of free .speech in' wartime doesn't mean much. ; Tlie Diet can blow off steiiiii, but it can't du much abcjut government policy or conduct of the war. It can 't remove the cublnet. About tlie stronge.st iictlon it can take Is to rcTiise to approve the btirigct— If it dares. llic Jiipani;sc liovcrnmcnt is largely run from b<-rlnd the scenes by mllitaiv men mid leaders of big l)Uslnc.ss iiiid industry. Represcnta- llvi?s of the TRAPS and It-s parent oi-ganization, the Imperial Rule Assistance A .s.soclation, may sit in oh the councils, but theirs are not the decisne voices. Japanese ix)litical parties can't be compared with our Democrats and Republicans, nor with the Nazi or Fascist type of party. In Germany, of course, the Nazi party is the German government. It is most unlikely that any totalitarian "party in Japan will have even a shadow of the Nazi organization's power. •What then will the new Jap par-, ty accomplish? Perhaps it will lielp to bolster Koiso's position, Mr. and Mrs. P. C. Cla.ss entertained informally yesterday afternoon In honor of their daughter, Jessie's tenth birthday. The afternoon was spent with games ahU music. At 6:30 Mrs. Class, assisted by her mother. Mrs. Huff served a delicious two course luncheon to the following little girls: Grace 'Wilson, Laura Lavmon, Bertha Brown, Jewel Wllber, Clara Breshneham, Ruth Bishop. Lois Henderson, Margaret bhannon, Velmii Wright, Gladys Cortner, Marie Miller, Thelma Wright, and Jos.s|c Cla.ss. Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Mlttlcbach returned vesterday from the National Boot and Shoe Convention which was held in Boston and New York and the Style Shoe show in Chicago ::nd Philadelphia. Mrs. Lena Brown has been away from her office. Register of Deeds, for several days on account of illness. The members of the P M. O. club ;;nd their families were deUghtfuly entertained last evening at the home of Mrs. 'Wm Readicker with Mrs. Fred Woodin, assisting hostess. The evening was spent playing various games and with music. A delicious two coiurse luncheon, carrying out the valentine colors was served to the following: Mr. and Mrs. John Varnet and .son Clyde Varner of Wenatctiee, AVash.; and Mrs. C. A. Swiggett and son Lorraine; Mr. and Mrs. Dingham. Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Washburn, Mr. and Mrs. Robeit Fry and daughter, Delores. Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Henry and son Eugene. Mr. Fred Woodin and son Clayton. HUMBOLDT, Jan. 30—"Founder's Day" was observed Friday night by members of the Odd Fellow's lodge, a.ssLstcd by members of the Rebekah lodge, when they mt?t at the Odd Fellow's hall for an anniversary dinner. A short propiani was presented following the .•^upper, after which, the time wtts spent Informally. This meeting wa.< preceded by a gathpring of members of the Rebekaiy Sewing chcle at tbe hall earlier in the day, when the regular dinner meeting was enjoyed. Twenty-eight members of the circle were, in attendance. After dinner, the lodles quilted. Mrs. Era Myer conducted a short business sosKion. The usual Mystery Friend gift exchange wa.s enjoyed. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Lantz had as their guests Sunday. Mr. and Mrs Bert Finney, Janis tind Martha, of Chaniitr. Mr. and Mrs. W. li. Kent were In Hutchln.son the latter pail ol of the week, .shopping for Kent's store. Ml.ss ArbutLs Jackson has been informed that she has successfully iw.ssed the Nur.se's Training examination, which was held recently, and tliat she is now a registered niu-se, according to word received here yesterday by her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Jackson. Mi.s.s Jackson has been takiiig her training at the Mercy hospital, at Ft. Scott. Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Sellnian had as Sunday guests, Mrs. Sellmans parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Schulze, of LaHarpe, and her sister, Mrs. Charles Patton and Janet Delores, of lola. Tlie .second birthday annlver.sary of Janet Delores which occurred on Thursday, was celebrated Sunday. Mrs. Sellman baked a large angelfood cake upon which two burning candles called attention to the second birthday anniversary. Mrs. Era Myer, and Prankie, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Myer. and Frank •McFarren spent Sunday in Parsons, where all were guests of Mr. and THIS CURIOUS WORLD WAY OUR PEOPLE-^ LI YEP "^^""tchoda^ topyrishl, t. P. Dulton Cr Co.. 1944; DittrKiutid by NEA Sarrict, liw. FOUR yOUNO ME?? m THE GOLD RUSH VI A LL the gold in the early days— in '49 and '50—came from much v/aste to gold in this work , that ^period—say from 1848 tO of separation, for some of tbu : 1853, when it began to regain fife gold dust v/oulc' always iDe washed : senses, away with the sand. * * * , ,, FTER tlicy had coinc down the placer mining, which means min-| iX aTlilornut the liirds- mg on Ih.- surface or in shallow j ,„,,m i,,; i,> Sacra- pits, or sifting goki from the bco.s ,„ento, lol jor any i).ir"ticiilar rca- of streams. Compared to the great amount of the precious metal underground this surface gold was almost insignificant in quantity, but the gold in the un- dcrgrouiul lodes could bo reached only by sinking deep ::hafts-, driving tunnels ir.to the side.-; oi mountains, mid using expensive rocV:- crusliing innchinery. Tlicro was none ol' fliat in California inlS'li); l)ic iniicliinery and the mining corporation;-, ciime later.. In lihicer niining the gold w;i.; found in liny tuigj '.rt .i oi the pui't! mettil, .••Ijout the sizo of the giain.'- of snnri or evr-n !rn:iHi''f Init occasional find wei .aiied two or three' otmce-'. The ino.st likely places tor finding thcvc mor .sel.'; j >i gold were t'no bcd .s ot streams. : A miner, worliing in a brook j or crock. \vout<l go into tlu water I A.Tcfoot. v.-ilh his tioiMTS rolled j « uhbvc )iis ivnec.': :ind hi .s slcc\-es up to lii.s sliouldcrs. He would ;'::rry ; v .-nfjcicn bucl;ol or ti simi-> Uii- rccci'laclc. He woultt flen j !'||:,.;' -;coop uj) the snnd and gia \-el j > Ircim the ijcci ol i!io flieam. Tlio ,''^ :;okl, if l!':ti'c were any. mi'-'lit. be ; u.','.:.!;' ecu as tiny yel 'ov.' ;-pf-l .:,s or I • the :;;:nfi.- The- problem i'nil son, bi!' becaii.'^c they did not know where else to go. Sacramento was then a wild and noisy village at the "oiighest character, filled y \ilii ad '.cntnrors. There the Biidsalls sold their team. To Iheir a-;:oiii ..|imL^iit tiie j :'Cen Iji 'oiight .S15() apiece, tiiid for the covered ^vaK"on. ricUt .'ty and al- mo.st lalliiig apart, thi-y rjot $100. Ill l\leiii))iiis It wo;:ld .lo'^ .lave rctclKci n;orc than $1.'5. With 111! lliis iiioiK .'y in hand they deciflccl to see San Francisco htloi-c :;(',iriliin(, lor gold. Thoy :';iye (l 111 ihal incredible coin- iiiiini'y only tlii'Cf (l :iys. in Ins diaiy .\!:dy (Jordon ^^riyz: S. III.-Ill I- J 11 Ir. u , lilMl t,:ivr 1)1- I'.Dl to .S. I'. II '.)n the 4'0 ever sinr This I. III. IIIHl 1 Mli.v.il .11: II. ...I-.- \' li 1 -.'A.: .•i\iri;- III.-. .1. ;ii: nmiit, '•'.111- . I! ^\ .IS niillt tr.r Sdtj pro-.; iii.w -I :r,r.-- I'l.mio \V.- n i^,.-!. • :i : I ii.' I ':i vU . r i. '1 . -.n. •! .1 -I..1.-: 1,1.t I 1. .; •)l y 1 I .y. .sii.-iK "r I ..r ;• t n ^1.-:'. -ii ii.-f. .e:p..f. .V (1. i .fiM n r. il-..; i-i-uiU I''.; .1' I I-.- mil n». ..' •• • r. W •• S i » ' !' I ! "'I 'll.! rii: •4U.-i--l'= .11 r l! grains in Ihcn wa.s 'lO scp :i'.-.-i ;c the .gold •ron. it., s.-p.riy cnvirnnmcnt. riierc i wore vnnciis v.";y.s ot accomplish- ! irg that. O'.yc was a washing ' irocos--. The ;::;:id. being li'^Jitcr than the .i;iMCi. could be wa.-iicrl |i: s I • Th: ..v.-ay u hn b;'c!;c: v.-pic fillcci w'dh. \Vi'"cv :-.ncl .siiaicen con .-1 :in!ly -•I"! thiit ill - pn. "11010:' fii r^olri v.'ould 1 o]) !( tl-o bottnm: tiien th-: I '.aUi" :pd .jnci mn;!/ he nnmoi ,(1. .Allotlie - n-i!Hlio;l jnvoi-.crl the :,sc Oi 'i^'^ile nv^fle .'or Ih.e piiv- i •.o.':e. By roelriiiLr the : and pr.d 'Ihr-r .l ,.,ni ;::;iii\ :i . , Ic 1.. Iti.' i-\,'.rl !;:.UI-r.-, OIll : ' \-. :i 1.11 ' h o' ' h.; iMfcb- t ilrni: w •..»!•; '.p ''li-- 'J .f '!.l -.ninilll;' Ijtih-i- \\'- "ii:-IT. :.J .r.i" '••It 'I 'li.-i-.-'-i \'.-i ,r -r.- Til'' ini-.n. V •|-:r I, I,II •.]:•;- • .iii.l I.. l, r .i; • . W'uL'tK-r. v.-t ti.' ".-.I/ - '.' I m;i.^' ni".'- Iciil 1: iio'.v.--- :ini..i:iit II.-h;:. sial. old ;rc was TN .Sr.n Fi'anci.=rr, niih!". tlere ' ;!l .mr liiro :i: iiiaT i.t;!- ol 18-ta ;i'> iC.-:.» lh;i»! Af^ii ship-' ;liui nat. ucen flc^ci'icd i.i.v tlieii- cic'.vs v.iio r.nrl .-o;:'^ lo the gold lick!:-. Ti'c v.'h.olc coir.niiinily iva.; liy.l'.'iii'ril :''id hall-ny.id during The fellow guest whom tti^ Birdsahs had met casually at the hotel wash trough was a c^n^ panionablc person, and they became very friendly with him. He was a storekeeper ot MarysvillCt a gold diggers' shanty town about 50 miles north of Sacramento, and he had ime down to Satt Francisco to buy goods tor his store. 1 Sol Nathan had been a placer niiner, which he declared to be a fool's game. "But we saw a man In Sacra- inentc when w. were o.i our way Here," said T mniy Plunkett* ' v.iio was tenderfoot, or raw- iicel, o whatever you call 'cm, uiio struck a pocket of Hold be* lore he nad been t work a week, ft'.s no jio, cither, for he had the gold with him—worth 1512,000— r'ud war goinB that very day to sell jt to the min . We saw it" > "1 can wci. believe it," Sol ! iVathan agreed. "Yet vou say we won't And anything,' Birdsall argued, "so u hat— ' ••I didn't say that, Sol replied, "I said the chance' arc about li\e nundred to one against you .naking a big tri ':e. It's just a matter of igures—statistics—but t'ni sure all ol you can ake a hving at it. Almost anybc-'y who is willing to worl" har'' can picic lip enough splinters ot gold to pay nis living CTcpcnscs.'' It was back-breaking labor— the job ol standing in cold wa'- ter all day xnd sifting pails of sand—and the Birdsall outfit wa.^ sick ot it Del 'orfc the first week nnd -iin ts course In th first six days they nad altogether sifted nut IV junccs ot gold dust, \idrth about .,.300, ir ""75 apicCC. T'roin talking with Jthcr men on liic .-pot they got ju idea that tins v .as about 'he average return. XE.XT: CHICAGO —TIIE YOING GIANT. LaHarpe Items IS STRAKiHT A/OOA/ ONLY ry^/o^-^y IN THE YEAR... A.-MD IF VOU LIVE OUTSIDE THE TORRID ZONE A3,230 -A \ILE-U'IDE SE'ir GROUND THE EARTH'5 MIDDLE, \ THE SUN IS ( OVEl?HEAD. I m •! il imi m r ^ COi-B, t9«f, BV «C» StO'/ICt. IMC. T M. RCO V. t. P*T. OFF. NEAR -^OWLIN&lJgEEN, KENTUCKY, 15 C .>1LY 7S^'*W >ET LON&... ANO ITS DEPTH IS MORE THAN HALF ITS LEN&TH. 1-50 •JUA''" ANSWER Pehnsylvama. Rack of Ages Beaaty .NOW and TOREVEB WILLIAMS MONIMENT WOR|[S —^thdrlced tiealer— %^ Teara In lola Dr. W»yne E. Frant* OPtOMETRIST Keniietb Abell, OpUcUa 108 E. Hadiaim lola, Kwasu : Fboaem Mrs. Raithleen Powell, served rr- l;tshnient,s to one auest. Mrs. H. L. Griflith, 14 niembers. and six children. ; "1 (Itciiined llwl 1 look lliat ilcnnin.o woinuii of ours all throH£,'li Uic house and .sliowt-d licr liow .slu.' had .skipjicd ^ill tlif conuTs and she- didn'l (H'cii lalk b; Mr;.. Koy. Myer. They were joined in the evening by Floyd Myer, and Mr. and IVlrs. Lee Pulton. Cadet |«JuVse. Patty ^HKXAOW. of Ft. Scott.* spent tilt' week-end here with her'rparenLs. Mr. and Mrs. P. E. 'Weldwi. She has returned to Ft. Scott-^.to resume her studies in ntu'ses training at Mercy hospital. Mrs. A >»ios Chancy wa.s hostess to the J^Lssionary society of the First Baptist church Friday afternoon, with,a meeting in her home. Mrs. J. G« Bre.shears presided. Tlie secretary jor White Cro.ss ;wnrk re- ixsrted a box had been seiit to the Bethel Neighborhood Center at KaTLsas Cflty. Mrs. Charles Glore was program leader, and 'jier subject was "?rhe Price of Peace." Mrs. Coy Eggefs was in chargfe of the devotions ^ for the meeting. Mrs. Ed Brink^an reviewed aii article. •"Feeding jhe Starving," Ji&s. Paul Puckett talked oh the J subject, "Changed i Attitudes," arid Mrs. LAH.'\HPK'. Jan. 30-Mayor J. N. Clark wa;; a yuiKL-^y flinner guest of his son .Ic -vse .-itifl laniily. of lola. itoine, on lo Ilumbokll .'•Sunday aft- ernonn tti '\'i.';il hi.'^ daupihfer. Mr.^. M.vrtle Mail-son and family, rcturn- i.'ig home Sunday evening. Mr, and Mrs. f. N. Conner and fniaily spent Sundny with their .son .*.!fi'i '0 and family in lola. Mrs. Fi.nston and daughter, Wilma were t ;i ;(^'ts also, Mr. Alfred Conner will be intluctetl imo siTvice Wednesday, January 31. Mrs. Jane Iliihaii a'-'-isted Mrs. •.Villi.a P.iVlli' at Ihc local .'iWilch- bonnl last .S'mulM'- Mr. i .rd Mi.^. licit Ziiik. children P.. .I'.'. ,'ri!v and Liri'.'. and Mr. ami Mrs. Howard Wadr attd (l:iii'.;hlciv. •were • irui'sls of Uf, Kiniiison and fiiiiiil.v in Hron.in hr-.t Kliiiflay. Till- Lnlliirpr VVo'lhirs ind Cub'- l:in!;le witi; Hnmholdrs lentils to- r.i'ihl at the local court. Miklretl ^:i'adc team comes to LaH.nrpc ft>r a return game Wednesday. Jan. 31. at 2:30. Biilie Gene Moni.-.oii spent Saturday nisht with his s;randparenls. I '.\Ir. and Mrs. Roy Steven.son. Bar! b .Tr .i .jean Cox is siayin.y with Mr. i and Mrs. Stevenson while her ; mother. .Mrs. Ed Cox. is in the hos: .• . pit!.)' a I T.ipeka. Hugo Lui'bon c-jncluded Ibc prouram -'^'!''- Clurciue MMiTi:-nn with a talk on "Rebuilding the ''ird J.mct K.iien -vv re .-.upi)! i World" ..Mrs. Chancy, a.ssisted by City, who has. iDcen visiting her sls 'iers. Mrs. Ida Gregory and Misses Alice and Llbb Peak, retunied to her home last Saturday. while Mr. Barker is overseas in service. The Women's Missionary Society' of the Baptist church will meet at : the home of Mrs. Nora Tucker, Thursday, Feb. 1. The progi-am subject. "Peace Within Thy Gates." j ""'to Occidental countries from the Mrs. Soffie Spaiittler of Kiinsai. ' OrienI. Marco Polo introduced ice creani PUBLIC SALE CALLED OFF 'Mil' public .'lale of the items below onKlnallv advertised for Thursday. February 1. will not be litld. However, they will Ix' sold at private sale ai 309 .South !;iiii, bi'mnnliiu Wednesday. January 31. One (led rie liioloi', 1 h. p.: 1 electric drill lire.s;, with itiolor; 1 new latltomallc eleclric shallow well piiinp iwli .li iiioIom : I ill'. Miw; 1 small burr feed y.rinde;-. 1 .'.el o! new I!. .S. hat tie.',.' . 1 shears, new: "(lO led bath r(i(;m heater: 1 set of ijljx; (lies. 1-ln. to I 'j-ln.; 1 set of pliJe dies, 'j-ln. to l-tn.: 1! .sets f>f .socket wniiehes, 7-l(i-in. to 1-in. with tool box: 1 box full of reeeptacles and 'ledni- shell) j boxes fof wiring houses; '2 rolls of ol 1-itieh. ;i-'iiibbir tiijje and friction pipe Irand rope, ijie-war Milan, new: ."ill | elbows: faucets; cul-ofTs; a num- feet of air hose, new: fiO fed of wa- j ber of plumbing L's and T's; nlp- tcr hose: 2 chicken fountains, new: : pies, all sizes;* 200 feet -S-in. new 1 gas hot water tank: 20 rolls of new sheej) wiri-. 32-iiicii: four IH- foot farm tjates. new: 15 gallons red barn paint: l.J cedar p.ists: 40-fool extension ladder, new: ].T -i;aJlon oil luhsler: 1 blow torch: .soldering irons and solder: 1 bench grinder: 1 beiuih vi.<;e: 1 li'valniy. new: 1 lliish lyix anri stn -il. new: 1 keio,\eiie I pipe: -50 feetl 'i -ln. new pipe; 100 •feet '_'-in. new pipe; 1 set hew Wire I stretchers: 100 lb. keg fence staijles: .500 feet loom wire, .size 14 -2; ; i set woven wire strcchers, new; 1 •set car chains; 1 hog track, new; 1 I ixjst auger, new; box end wrenches, full set; 6 pi|)e wrenches; brace and ibii:,: number of small hand tools. Better quality aviation fuels are being deVeloiied that will reduce the operating costs for planes and at the same time give iihproved performance Intensive re.search is also being done to develop special fuels that- will play a big part in winning the battle of the Pacific. quests Pl Mr. and Mrs. Will Morn- sor.'s just Sunday evrniim. The i Fair View local will hold hs legulav meetini; Saturday nisht villi the refre.--hmen;s lo Ix' sand- |\vie':-.ts and cookies furnished by. the members ."n;.' they are asked also to brine their ow^n sugar. Mrs. Edna Petit of Topeka was a week-end auest in the Wm. McKeever home north of town also to visit her dau"hter-in-layv. Mrs. Lnien Barker and little daughter who are stnylne with Mrs. Barker's parents. Mi", and Mrs. McKeever. ADMINISTRATOR'S PUBLIC SALE 'The uncierslgned administrator of the estate of Henry Johnson, deceased, will sell atPubllc Auction, on the Johii.son farm mile east of Elsmore, then 1 mile south and mile west, on—THURSDAY, February 1st BegiiTiilng at 1 o'clock ji. m.. the followUu; described property: TERMS CASH—No property to be removed until settled for. GEORGIA A. BRVANT, Adniiistnlrii PUBLIC SALE .As the Knapp farm has been sold and in order to dlspx^ of tlil"Ji§r- sonal jji 'operty of the Knapp estate, the undersigned will" sell at Public -Auction at the Knapp farm. 2 miles .south and ' i mile east of Moran, on— FRIDAY, FEB. 2ND Commencing at 11 o'clock a. m.: NEXT: What month takes the most heating fuel; VJJ. EVANS TYPEWRITER EXCHANGE TYFEWBITERS TO RENT AH of Typewriter! Kepaiied ABIDING MACHINES Ckm BEGMTEBS SCALES AO Work OuraiHae« onW Free Brtbnia IIOICSE —One black horse, smooth mouth. j CATTLE— One red cow, 3 years old, calf by side; .1 Guernsey cow. 4 .vea's odl; 1 Jersey cow, 7. years old; 1 yearllnt, steei V.WVX iMAnilNERY, ETC.—Or. i wagon and i::fk: 1-wagon and box; 2 suikv I'.Tkes: 2 joim Deere corn plantr.'s, 2 riding cuHi'-ator-';; 2 wa'Kiii:; pliiWd— oni' Il^-ln., one .'4- in.; 1 bi.zZ :-.aw frtime^ 1 disc hu.'- row; 2-.section drag hajrow: 1 mow- Irig'riiachfhe;'.sniall'tools, etc.: hog troughs. : IIOl'SEUOLI) GOODS—1 I 'lano; 2 nxmln.sler rugs. 9x12; 1 kitchen r.inge; 1 healing stove: 1 dining ta­ bic; 1 bliflet; ,0 dinini.; elinirs: 2 rocking chairs: 3 beds, springs tnid matlrc.ssrs: 3 rlre .s .'-ef.'i: old lime spinning wheel, in !;ood rep:uv; kitchen cabinet: kitchen cuplxiard, old-st.vle; dishes, silverware and other articles too numerous to mention. FEED —300 Bales prairie hay. more or less. TERMS CASH«-If credit is deshed see your local baiiker before attending sale. No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible for any accidents that may occur dm-ing sale. AL¥IN ERI W. E. Clerk. 4 MEAD OF HORSES— Gray horse .5 -years old. weighl nSO. evlra good; black mare. 9 years old. weight 1600; black mare, smooth inouUi, weight 1300: bay filly, extra t^ood, cuiniiig 2 years old'. IIKAD OI' r'.\Trij;—All Tested for IJanRs Di.si'usc —Black cow. 8 ye .iis old, iilviii!; ."^i v:,<\. day. mllklni;: riTJ cow. G years old. rdvliiu .'') gal. day, nillklm;: red roan coW, G years (lid, Kivlng .'i'.' Kal, day. mllklnq: red cow, 7 years old. fresh in April: red cow. G years old. G Kal, daily, mllkinu: reel cow. 3 years old, 4 gal. day. milkinu: black roan 2 -ycar-oId heifer, fresh by date of .^ale; black roan 2-year-old heifer. Iresli in Ajirii; red. 3-.vear-old cow. calf by .sitie; roan heifer. 3 .years old. fresh in May: big red heifer, coming 3 years old, fresh in March: big rod cow, ."i years old, fre.sh in March; Whiteface 2-year-old heifer, fre.sh in May: roan cow, 4 years old, fresh in May; red cow, 8 years old. fresh in April; Whiteface bull, e.xtra good, 2 j-ears old: 3 Whiteface yearling steers; 5 Whiteface yearling heifers; 2 Whiteface bull calves. 2 months old; 2 Whiteface heller calves, 2 month old. 18 HEAD OF SIIEKP-—n CWes, 1 to 4 years old, extra good; registered Humi)shlrc vam, bom March 13. 1044. FARM IMPLEMENTS, ETC^l wagon and box; 4-shovcl cultivator: I Iron wheel wagon and rack; 1 Rock Island manure spreader, good shape; 7-foot horse dra^ dl8C; 1 McCormlck .sulky plow, 16-lncb; 1 huzz saw; 1 McCormlck-Deertng •separator, out 2 years, stainless Steel bowl: 2 ten-gallon milk cans; 1 strainer, box of pads: hedge posts. HAY AND FEED—6 Tons prairie hay; 7 tons bright bean Jiay; 2 tons red clover hay; 200 bushels Kanota otits more or less. .MISCELLANEOUS—1 kon kettle; 1 cross-cut saw and otlicr hand tools: some used lambcr. etc.; 1 two wheel traUer. 17x5.50 fair Ures, with grain tight beef; 1 oil stove. TERMS CASH—If credit is desired see your local banker before attending sale. No property to be removed until settled for. Not rei^tJS- ibie fov any accidents that may occur during sale. SCOTT KNAPP t'OL. W. J. RILEY. Anctioneer. M. li IVILSON, Clerk. Lunch Will Be Served On Grounds.

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