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I 'AOE TWO. THE HtfTCttlNSON NEWS, Everything for' the Home Hood Furniture, Stoves, Washing Machlnas. Etc. Many Bargains in Second Hand Furniture Man}- have bought their Stoves. Let us sell you one mid put it up for the cold weather. John D. Snyder Furniture Co. 13 and 107 S. Main Phono'1362 REGULATE SHIPMENTS Ot All drain to Market Centers — Done Uecau*e oi Lack of Storage. Hint there is no available storage rapacity, for it is their chief business to see that no cars are allowed to remain tieil up with main shipments. This new system acts In the nature of an embargo although it has nothing to tlo with thi- shipments of grains into Hutchinson. It differs somewhat from an embargo in that it leaves a small loophole for the big shippers. However It seeriis to be the Intention of the government and of the Kood Administration to sve that practically all of the grain Is ground in the region near where it is grown and thus save an extra amount of moving. The "permit system'' is now In full swing on the Hoik Island, for all grain j-hipp; rs to such points as I.titluth, Minneapolis. St. Louis, Milwaukee, Chicago, I'toriu. Kansas City, St. Joe, Oin.iliii. and Council lllurfs. It was found necessary to resort to this method because ot the overtaxing of the .-tot-age faiililles al these market points. la order to regulate the future shipments of grain to these markets beyond that which can be cared for by Ihe elevators and storing houses, the permit, system, such as is'in use for all shipment* to sea coast towns, was adopted. They have been adopted in cooperation with the Food Administration. Heretofore at this time of the year the sliljiments s have been ex- tternely heavy to these grain markets and to such an exUm that all storage places were taxed beyond their, ability. Consequently many cars were tied up and it is the plan of the gov- < rmnent that this year when every r.-ir is needed, that this tie-up shall no! result again. Issue Permits. Central drain Control committees have ber-n appointed at different grain markets in the forementloned cities ami applications for permits will have to be made to them. They in turn •will scrutinize the case and if satisfied that conditions warrant, the further movement oX grains, will approve of issuing a permit. No sbi+jiuents of grains will he accepted at any point on the railroad for any of these places without such a permit from the Grain Control Committee. All shippers have been notified that such requests have to be made through these sources and can not be secured otherwise. No permit will he Issued if Ihe Committee finds A NEW FEATURE To Have Concerts Every Wednesday Afternoon Between Three and Tour. Yiclroln concerts will be rivtn evety 'Wediioaday afternoon betwi en three and four o'clock on the mezzanine floor at Korabaugh-Wlley's. The bust and most popular pieces will be selected and played, ar, well (las- steal pieces. 'I'll < program will l.e varied so that it will suit, every one. If anyone has any .-pedal piece they would like to have played, if they will send the name of the piece in, or phone it in, in the morning. Ihe piece will be played. These conceits are expected to be very popular, and promises great entertainment. FIGHT ON THE PIAVE Duke of Aosta Tells How Advance of Austrians Was Stopped. IS PLEASliD WITH OFPENSIVE On the French Front and Says There arc Sufficient Supply of Reserves. MAKES SOME DIFFERENCE. The Railway Strike in London Makes Some Inconveniences. London, Sept. 21.— Parts of the London district served by the (Ireat .Northern railway were affected hv the speed 11 the railway strike this morning, lew trains arrived at the Paddln.rlon station which was almost deserted. Passengers on local lines had n fee k transportation on Irani cars ami electric trains to get into the ci'v. Til'.* service on the norlh London railway was suspended in consequence of ihe strike of Ihe drivers. It Is feared that the trouble will seriously interfere with the transporci- ti'in of goods. LAMBORN SAYS: "Wo now handle cigars, tobaccos, pi-ekage candies, newspapers,- maga zincs. Not a very large number of items, but. wo are selling large inian title? of them. We wi',1 soon have a few specialties to offer. Something good." Lamborn Cigar Company atore. 3 North Main. 21-11. Paris, Sept. 24.—How the Austrian offensive along the Plate river was stopped was described today by the Duke of Aosta, commauder of the Third hui an army, which was located souUi of the Montello plateau during the fighting, in an interview vi-ith the foreign editor of too Matin. He said: "We 1 a,l to ileal with an enemy who ha J ircpared everything minutely but we were forewarned. 1 did not have a moment's uneaoiness. "I let him advance across the Piave along certain fronts as far as Menus- lerlo and then when be was just where I wanted him my batcriea opened a concentric fire. .What butchery! The Austrians will long K-iiiember it. Such Massacres. "The next day I viewed the battlefield. Clod knows 1 saw massncrt-s during the throe years I fought on the terrible Carso Plain but my eyes never before mused on such a spectacle." Discussing the war situation as a whole, the Duke sV.d: "What :i-.e Allied troops are doing against Uie German artny fills nie with admiration and wonder. 1 freely admit that 1 i.ever b-.dleved this vast offertivo would be possible before next spring. That it. could be launched this year in the middle of the German attack and lead to such victories is a marvel and also a proof that for Marshal Fbch the problem of reserves has ceased to be a care." "Reserves! The whole question lies there. If one is certain of being able to reinforce and relieve the troops engaged while the action Is proceeding one can boldly embark on no matter what operation. Must Whip the Enemy. "But," continued the Duke, "now that we have the upperluuid there must be no stopping. We must -beat them completely. We owe it to ourselves. On our front also, the enemy has revealed himself to be inspired by savage barbarity. The air attacks on our open towns, the slavery im- Your McDougall is Here But You Must Act at Once If You Want to Pay Only .00 DOWN hen $1 .00 Per Week The Two McDougall Cabinets Used at STATE FAIR DEMONSTRATIONS Sold to J. P. McNeal, Alden Bid $47.13 Mrs.J.C.Newman, Hutchinson Bid #47.00 What woman would not be proud to own a McDougall Kitchen Cabinet? What woman cannot afford a McDougall on these, liberal terms? Present stock includes all models at a pleasing range of prices, 'posed upon the population bt trie Invaded territory and a hundred -ftther revelations of his Infamy nave awakened In nil Italian hearts the" ancestral hate tor the oppressor of our race. For my part, I cannot Imagine a peace Riving the Germans ami the AustrlanR the right to come peacefully to trade and travel In our country. "Hut let us leave politics. 1 atn a soldier and that Is all I want to he— a soldier like the youngest of them here. These around mo know and 1 think they return It In devotion and affection. Go and see them. You will behold heroes—those who have repelled the enemy—those of Venice who have occupied Oio Delta of the Piave. They live, cling on and fight under such conditions that one must bow before them. Thanks to them, Venice breathes freely, awaiting Ihe day of revenge. THE HOME O F HONE St VAL 0 E S 408-410 North Main 1 Phone 259 <«> . * * PICKED UP 'ROUND TOWN. * <» * •$» <S> <$> <$> $ *$> <$> <$> <$> • <§> <$> <$> <$> W. 0. VnnZnndt was in Wichita yesterday on business. v ,T. C. 'Holloway was in Wichita yesterday on business. Geo. W. Darling ot Wichita was in town tfiday on business. 15. H. SolBberg has returned from a business trip at Kansas Wty. H. P. Herr left this morning on a business trip to New York. Miss Cora McMnrray of Turon was an out of town visitor here yesterday. .1. C. Hopper went to Ness City Sunday on a several days' business trip. Miss Grace Wood has accepted a position at the State Exchange bank tu teller. * Mrs. John lirun of Independence is spending the week here visiting friends. » George Hausam who has been In Topeka for several days on business returned today. Homer Myers, of Sylvia,-and It. C. Layman of Hutchinson, are jurors iu court at Wichita. Mrs. Alma Zollers, a student of S. C. It. C. has accepted a position with tho Guymon-Pcro Wholesale Co. George Sain has been re-appointed postmaster at Nlckerson, receiving his appointment on Friday, the 33th. The Junior B Class In gymnasium at the Y. M. C. A. opcrod for the fall season at 4:30 this afternoon. Senator F. Dumont Smith was in Wiohita yesterday enroute home from a business trip to Charlestown, Indiana. County Attorney lluxman will speak to th'c students of S. C, 1!. C. Wednesday miming ct chapel services. Mrs. Lloyd Lee of Arlington was brought to the Methodist hospital Sunday evening for medical treatment. Joseph Farley, 13. J. Wainner, and B. R. McBride wert in Wichita yesterday as witpeoses in the tedoral court. Mrs. Carl Leach, Mrs. Paul Wood, and .Miss Louise Harlow were out of town visitors in the city today from Kingman. " ".' T. J. Hill of Los Angeles,'California, has veen visiting several days with his sister, Mrs. li. F. Hcrr and Mr. Herr. Mr. and -Mrs, G. W. Norrls were called to Chaflin this morning by the sudden death of Mr. Morris' mother, Mrs. N. E. Norrls. The automoblo repair shop at the Reformatory will soon be completed and tho attendance at litis school is expected to be large. Through the assistance of the Sure Agricultural college, there will soin be a herd of forty Ayrshire dairy cows at the • Itef onnatory. Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Redd, their daughters and son, »uiotored to Sylvia Sunday and were the guests of Mr, and Mrs. J. A. Hodson. Miss Mildred Friend* who lias been attending the Salt City Business Col- legt has accepted a iKisition with the Great American Life Insurance Company. Marriage licenses were Issued yesterday to Jose Castorna, 32 and Ilegina Rodriquez 22 and to Francisco Matines 32 and Feliclano Guerrero 33 all of this city. Mrs. L. C. Brown and Mrs. Koons of Sterling, -Mr. und Mrs. K. C. Well- mont and daughter Jeneatte, of Sterling, were out of lovA callers here yesterday. \ ! On Aug. 31st, there were 3.6G0 men and 513 women overseas In war Y. M. C. A. work of which, 1,701 were furnished by the general department of Y. M. C. A. The C. & of the First United Brelh. era church will hold a business meeting at 8:00 o 'clock tonight at tht> home of Mrs. E. W. Mettlen, 530 Fourth east. William Burnett and A. K. Noonan were at Nickerson, Sylvia and Turon yesterday and found that the farmers all along the country were far advanced with their planting. There was no meeting of tho City Commission tnday, no Bpeclal business wits before the commission and the Mayor and commissioners of Parks were off on a fishing trip. A. C. .Malloy, Can- Taylor, Herbert Ramsey, F. D. Smith, 11. A. Ear- hurt, George Neeley, C. O. MeUIll and William G. Fatrchild attended, the opening of tho federal court at Wicltlta yesterday. Chas. h. Holdeinun of Castcllon, Mrs. 11. W. Marshall of "W»ynoka, Oklahoma, Jonas A, Stuckey of Pretty Prairie and Mrs. T. It. Peck of Sterling were among the out of town visitors here yesterday. Eight ], W, -W .'a who have been held here in tho county jail for the federal authorities returned to Wichita yesterday afternoon. A number have been helping out the clerical force In the local draft office. , 10. J. Anderson of-Kansas City, Mo., was hero over Saturday and Sunday attending the Fair and visiting with tho various implement dealers. Mr. Anderson is rnsnager < of the Avery Tractor company in Kansas City. A. 51- Noonap, will so to Wichita •tomorrow to attend tie district meeting of the members it the Committoe THIS YEAR'S PAIR BEST Exhibits More Evenly Balanced, and of better Grade, Says Secretary Sponsler. TUESDAY, SEirjjbllBEft 24, 1918. "The Kanens State Fair of 1918 was the best Wo ever had," said Secretary A. L. Sponsler this morning.' Ho had just got settled back In the regular office of the Fair Association after a two weeks stay at the Fair grounds. "By this 1 mean that tho exhibits were good In all departments, and that they claimed equal attention by the thousands of visitors to I ho Fair grounds. "Some years some one department stands out so far 811084 of all others that this one will get the attention of the public to the exclusion of all others. But this year everything was well balunced and tho oxhlhlts all merited the prizes they received. "Tills year we had tie best cattle, swine ami sheep show that we have, ever had and yet the show cost less than In other years. Yet In the Textile Art department Ihe showing was much less than iu former years and here the premiums amounted to more than formerly. "We have not checked up the various department and do not know yet where we stand financially. Considering the weather and conditions brought about by the war we had remarkable attendance. Tho gate and grand stand receipts at night were 25 per cent of the money turned "in from other sources, showing that the people are anxious for good entertainment. Take it an in all 1 consider that this year's show tho linest and best of all." He will represent Reno county as Sheriff Scott Sprout, chairman of the local braid cannot attend. C. E. Baecom, formerly Rock Island agent at Hutchinson but who has_ been ticket agent at Topeka for the past seven years has been accepted as an associate director ot civilian relief at one of the army cantonments and will begin work October 1st. Miss Camlc Slmmans of Tejtoma, Miss Ora Messenger of Kingman, Miss Lois Turner, Miss Klda Schlagel and Miss Edith Banks, all of Hutchinson, Miss Bertha Tbcker of Kinsley and Miss Marie Schwindt of Bison, enrolled at the Salt City Business College today.' All of the work on the Reformatory farms Is being done entirely by tractors. Two new Fordsons have been sent to the Reformatory in tho last week, and from the point of economy, tractors are to be used exclusively. 500 acres of ground is now being sown- in wheat and rye. The Science club at the Senior High school will be organized again this year under the auspices of Miss Davis. A meeting has been called for Thursday afternoon to complete the organi­ sation. H was first formed last year, by Miss StUlec and was very successful as a club. The visitors to tho office of Food Administrator Will S. Thompson have an idea that he is the" only person who can sign up the sugar certificated. They waste hours of good time when by stating their wishes to Miss Laura Walker, Mr. Thompson's assistant they could be waited on In a hurry. Edwin Berendoa, who has been In tho employ of the W. E. Hulse and Company, architects, for some little time, has resigned his position with the firm and has gone to Champaign. Illiuols, where he will enter the Illinois University. He intends to take up the Student Army Training CorpB •that is being conducted there this year. Prof. A. D- Catlin was extremely buBy yesterday throughout the entire day giving out O. K. slips for students who were absent last week attending the Fair. Many of tho young men were working around the grandstand and other concessions. One young student when asking for his excuse slip said, "Prof. Catlin, it is tho same offense" and he too joins the ranks of the excused. A. L. Ohllnger of Emporia, state sec- rotary of tho Kansas Credit Men's association, and Petcsr Aurell, secretary of McPherson County, Credit Men's association, were here yesterday calling at the local office. Both Mr. Ohlln­ ger and Mr. Aurell have been closely associated with W. R. Tedrick in the lining up of many organizations iu the state for a bogger establishment ot credit facilities. Elmer U Pounds, Smith Center; Miss Kamona Wigeland and Miss Lolita Wigeland, of Springer, N. M.; Theodore Ead, little River; Miss Grace Ely, Dulhart, Tex.; Miss Gladys McNeal and Temple McNeal, Dodge City; I^eonard Keaver, Utile River; Miss Edith Wright, Lyons; Clarence Young, Dulhart, Tex.; Miss Bessie Hickman, ^Hutchinson; Mrs. Mettle liovls, Russell; MI BS lnejs Barker, Tyrone, Okla.; Miss Marguerite Stenson, Floronco; Miss Imogene Stewart, Hutchinson; Harry Schwlnt, Bison; Kiss Amy Dorsey, Protection: Miss Enid Gaines and Miss Edith Hestes, Qago, Oltla. and Mlsa Ruth Miller, of Hutchinson, all enrolled ut the Salt City Business College this week, Cheap Gas Is Passing 1 , Weathit Report K»n»«»—Showers tonight; cooler In wett and north central portions W*dh*s* day partly cloudy and cooler In weati showers In e««t portion. According to Mr, HolbrocV, at the present, lime fully <0 percent ot the natural jtns produced In tho Tutted futucfl Is need for industrial purposes because of Its cheapness. Ons companies In tMs part ot the country are debts awny with uso of nalti-ra! gfl* for Industrlnl purpose:! rapidly. It is saio to sny that In the majority of Instances Industrial u*i« oT natural KM Is i..*travagiuit'nriri unecenomlciil. Tho dny of low price Industrial gas is BOne In many regions HIV I »» rnpttlly panslne In nil. It la too valuable nnd loo convenient to be used lor any ijut liomcatto consumption. WICHITA NATflVAl, OAS COMPANY. VOLUNTEERS /VII Registrants Will Itave to Qo to Navy and Marines Througb , Local Hoard. The local draft board received instructions today that from henceforward all calls for mop for the navy and marine corps will be made through the local draft board the same as for the army, TheBo calls will be genera], individual and special, the same aB the colls for the army quotas have been listed during tho past year. Men cannot come and volunteer as in the past for the navy and marine services but will have to wait lor tho local board to get the candidate and all men thus Inducted will be credited against Reno county's quota. As It has been heretofore, all men who enlisted in the navy and marines •were not credited to the number of men which the nation was calling for from this county and the county have furnished hundreds of more men than the qnqtua show. The physical examinations' for the navy and marines are much more stringent than for the army. Don't Guess About the Bread you use,—Use Modern Bread taking money from the letters on his mail route, plead guilty yesterday in the federal court nt Wichita, and his sentence was suspended for six months. DIRECTOR GENERAL OF "YV WAR CHEST OPEN THEIR OFFICE. Women's Liberty Loan Committee Ready to Begin Work in New Drive. The Women's Liberty Loan committee have opened'up their office and \flll be ready to care for tho work of their committee from now on. Mrs. Walter Boehm and Miss Jennie Colla- HOLDING WIFE DESERTER. County Authorities Keeping Man for Ohio Officials. Eugene Davis, arrested on Sunday evening at Burrton Is being held for Ohio authorities jon a wife desertion charge. Tna sheriff of Guernsey county, 0, will be hero tomorrow for Davis, Your car needs a Yeata Storage Battery. See IUU-Kowwd Co. Put ft few cloyes into the pan in iwhWu prunes are, cooking $o giye ihm ft #ne#ai flavpt,• -i and Mrs. James Hettinger,, city chairman Trill also be there to have charge of thb city campaign. Tho office phono number is 1397. The opening of the campaign is Sept. 28 but selling of the bonds will not begin until Oct. 7th. PLEAD GUILTY. David Bums, the Mall Carrier's Sun- a tence Was Suspended. David Burns, who waB sentenced toy John R. Mott Col. Henry Li. Stlmson has been cnlled back from France to take command of the Thirty-first field artillery regiment in training at Camp Meade, Md. He was active for years in tho New York national guard. He was day will be in tip office each day, lieutenant colonel of the battalion — that fired the first, shell from the national army against tho Huns. Tho shift meant a promotion for Stlni- Bon, hut he regretted ' being called awuy from the battle, front. Vacuum Cup Tires are guaranteed for C000 miles. MMHownrd Co. 24-3t Have a Little Daughter. Dr. and Mrs. G. A. Chickering are the parents of a. little daughter born today at the Methodist hospital. FAIR FOOD PRICES PREPARED BY THE RENO COUNTY FOOO ADMIN Prices being paid by retailers f. o. b. the retail ^'rleus which they should not e Commodity? Wheat flour, per 1-16 bbt. hue 112 lbs,) Wheut flour (bulk) (per lb.) Barley fluur, US lb. but Hye Hour, us lb. but; Corn flour, 100 lb. bug nice fluur, 100 lb. bu« i Cornmenl, 100 lb. bag (per lb,)..... Comment, l»kg. 5 lb. or lean (per lb.)...., Vlclory bread, HI oz. loaf Victory bread, Iti oz. loaf Outmcul or rolled oats, pllB. (per lb.).... Kice, unbroken, uland. uuullty (per lb.).. Hominy or hominy grit* (per lb) Sugar, granulated (bulk) * Heuiix, while, navy or M-u (per lb.) Jieunx, colored, plnlo or any other coloral variety (per lb.) .' Potatoes, while or Irbfb (per |ik.) Onions (per lb.) Hulslns, seeded, (per 1C on. pkg.) Prunca, m«l. sito (70-S0) (per |b.) Canned tomatoes, Btnndtml £rrade per HO oz. (No. 2) can Canned corn, standard tfrudo por 20 oz. (No. 2) can Canned peas, standard tfrado per HO oz. (No. 2) can Canned salmon, lull pink Alaska per IU oz. (No. I) cai) „.,,. Canned salmon, tall red Alaska per 10 o«. (No. 1) can Evaporated milk (unsweetened) PRICE INTERPRETING BOARD U. S. ISTRATION. 1 Hutchinson for tho staples named, nnd xceed, aro aa follows: * Retailer l v aya Consumer Should Pay bow nigh l.ow High Prlco Price Price ' Prleo J0.70 .75 .78 ... .(H 8-10 .06JS M%, 5 .17 .06 .063 S.'JO. . .0014 .07 Ml .0614 .07 0 .75 ..... ,U ,13 .05 ,06V .08 • 00 .0614 .07 .12 .15 ..... .0» .10 .0714 .08 ..03 .10 .0014 .10 ,11 .12- • • •OOlJ .07 .0714 .03 8.51 ... .«*£ ,1« , . .12!* .W14 -16 .18 • .per II oz. cai EvaporHtcd milk (unsweetened) "per 16 oz. can. Milk (bottled) (per nL). .Butter, creamery (print) (per lb.)...,.. OleoimirBariiia (per lb.) B KB» (fresh) (per doz.) Cheese. American, full cream (cut) (per lb.) - T-ard. pure leaf (bulk) (per )b.)..„ iard! pure leaf (in tin) (per lb.) Lard substitute- (bulk) (per lb.) Lard substitute (In tin) (per lb.) Bacon, bivukfiLst, sliced (standard grade) (per lb.) porlc chops (per lb.) I Lain, smoked, siloed (per lb.) Hound steak (por IbJ liens, year or more old, drcsH ^d una drawn (per lb.) Pish, fresh, plentiful variety, (catfish) (per lb.) .1014 .48 .04U !i6" .14 .14 .14 .16 .23 .04 .11 .00 .66 .30 .37 .31 .2814 .21»Vj •23« .28 ' .46 .37 .40 .27 .11 .60 .00 .13 .l(H4 ,16 r- .16 .16 .19' ' .25 .06 .14 .'67" .31 ,40' .32 • 2014 .3014 .47 .39 .48 .28 .13 .58 .0414 .17 ,13 •19 .19 .19 .18 .28 .0514 .14 .10 .61 .84 .42 .37 .33 .33 .27 .31 .54 .46 .57 .33 .36 .16 .14 .66 .0614 .10 ,16 .23 .23 .22 .23 .30 .08 .It .36 .47 .40 .36 .36 .30 .33 ,6t 48 .60 .36 •37 .21 STEINWAY Vow e ItflTZtlAIH ELBURN ~" IMtM 8totM MM W «JWJ MORE malm sad M <«4 __.—„ »«w will fi »4 In •or piano I19UM tattowtrthviMt. Th« J^nkiat PUqjpnitetjt* mmi tawrM »Vmf deal, I OWM I pric« MX* «M, PfrigrwrvU*; W» SM •*»• m 159 *mj yum WM wiitr «wjr *M»>,

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