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PACjiK TWO New Arrivals I IT WAS A SURPRISE The Serbians and Prench Overwhelmed the Bulgarians in Their Big Attack. If you really want to be charmingly dressed, you will not fait to c.tne in and Dee the beautiful articles of apparel' which we arc now showing. Our Tall and Winter Goods are coming in daily. No more beautiful, snart, correctly tailored Suits are to be found in Hutchinson. NEW PRICES 30c, 60c, 11.20 F urs Among our shipments Just unpacked is n splendid showing of Furs In Ki'i'at varifiy. »ud in attractively low prices. You will do well to main* your scicciiun here toda>. Suits The latest models. Each garment carefully tailored, and thorp Is a variely of maieriuls of the prevailing shades and patterns. Not only will you find something here lo suit your taste, hut you will find that our prices increase [lie purchasing power of your dollar. D cesses A splendid showing of becoming models In Silk, and Wool Serges. These small creations for dressy and general wear are nil of the newest designs am! fabrics with Hie most allracdve trimming effects. You will enjoy seeing Hum. Sweaters Cliariuins! That's the word that best applies to these beautiful Wool Sweaters. No girl's fall outfit is complete- without one of these charming sweaters. Sleevelets as well as ihose with sleeves, and all Die attractive shades so dear to the healrs of those who would be charmingly and comfortably attired. You owe ladies show pleasure It to yourself to come in and have our experienced sales- you these new fall and winter garments. It will be a lo aid you in your selections. LADIES FASHION The New Store—112 North Main. Everything for the Home Good Furniture, Stoves, Washing Machlnis. Elc. Many Bargains in Second Hand Furniture Many have liotifiht their Stoves. l,et us sell you one ami put it tip for the cold weather, John D. Snyder Furniture Co. 13 and 107 S. Main Phone 1362 You may expect the best work possible if you send your work to the National Dry Cleaners Phone 1783 We make a'specialty of alterations. A trial will convince you. No. 3 N. Main Paris, Sept. 25.--1 'rcparatlonB for i lie present yreal operations 111 Macedonia began hi August, telegraphs the correspondent of the Petit 1 j R risen on the Salonlkl front. Various ell- (rnaxea prevented Oeneml Franrhet 1> Ksperey, the Allied commander, from beginning his preparations I earlier and work was imperative for if the summer heat lingers along the | coast, the winter is often early and severe III the blah .mountain zones. . The sector chosen for the attack Jlarked communications except for goat I pallis which were impractlable for 1 arllllery. A road was ialil out, from ! IHijno to Pojar and Grevesta, and ' Serbian engineers set to work vigor- i ously long before the French troops .10 whom had been assigned the task 'of piercing the Dulfiarlnn line, were I available. J The Allied staff established jiuarl- , ers on the ground and tackled the ; enormous task of preparation. ' The mountainous region from Dob- ,'ropolje to Koziak, the correspondent i 1 adds. Is very wild and covered with ' low brushwood and dense forests in- |tercepled with deep ravines, chasms ;iind precipices. The Uulears thought themselves so safe from attack by l reason of these natural difficulties . lliiit they did not attempt to interfere ; with the Allied preliminary work and contented themselves merely with reinforcing their line, the more easily to hurl back the Allies. Little by little as the road was built, (runs were pushed up toward the front and huge atnmunition dumps constructed. Brought Up Big Guns. Heavy puns were hoisted into position at an altitude of C,000 feet. They w ere brought as far as possible By t motors, then hauled by horses and mules and finally dragged into place by man powerT Soldiers of the signal detachment had lo become Alpinists to lay their leleplione and telegraph lines in this clioas of rocks and trees. The .Bulgarians watched all these efforts and fulled even to shell the Allies occasionally. II \u\K.\ be added, hovecer, continued the correspondent, that every thing that could be hidden was camouflaged admirably. Brought Up in Night. It was only during the night pre- ceeding Ihe attack that the assaulting troops were brought up. Promptly at !> o'clock on the morning of September M, the artillery opened with such vigor as lo surprise the Bulgarians whp were not aware that heavy guns .were facing them. The brush-wood wu£$non set on fire and long columns • of yellowish smoke began to ascend ! from, the hillsides, while the great i valley resounded to the roar of the Euns. The artillery preparation lasted all day. The Bulgarians t ried to reply with 1.1-Vs but did litUe harni. Over.the Top. On September la at .°i o'clock in the morning the Allied creeping barrage ! fire began and the French colonials • went over the top. They rushed the ! enemy irenches with bomb and bay- i oiietv Senegalese troops captured the I first line and !*00 demoralized prisoners In a few miuules. They took the ! second Hue, except for one trench ' which was cruramed with machine ! guns. A coirinany of Senegalese bombers attacked this trench in the rear anil It also fell. The Bulgarians uegan-to pull themselves together and offered stubborn resistance and even attempted to hurl the Allies back over their original line, but Allied reinforcements were thrown in quickly. The Bulgarian picked troops fought desperately giving ground inch by inch. Fought for Crest. The Krantza crest, the key of the Bulgarian defense Jn this sector, was taken and retaken several times but finally remained in the bands of Ihe Allies. On the left a French division had taken Sokol aud Dobropolje and a swamp which was thick with hidden machine guns. The Serbs on the right held Vetlonik aud the "Elephant's ear." At fi o'clock in the afternoon the Allied success was complete. The Allied loss notwithstanding; the desperate resistance of the Bulgarians, were light. The Allies captured more than 3,000 prisoners, Inflicting severe losses on the enemy and topk fifty guns, Including a number of lfiS'a. The Sef- ulHiif Immediately turned the heavier guns against the Bulgarians. Quantities of trench mortars, machine guns and rifles anil a considerable stock of munitions also were taken from the enemy. and for flowers for shut-ins were taken up. Dainty refreshmenes were served. RENO COifYlAR WELL • REPRESENTED IN SERVICE EXHIBIT OF INTEREST Is to Visit Hutchinson Saturday Aflernocrti—For Raising the Fourth Liberty Loan. Can Boast of a Greater Percentage of Men Gone Than' Any Other in State. •The Iteno County Bar Association has the distinction ot being represented in the government's service by a greater percentage of men, accordingly than any niter bar- association In the stale. This Interesting statement was made yesterday by F. Dumont Smith who had been discussing the facts In .Ihe otflco of Carr ,\V. Taylor. "There arc only thirty-five members of the Association here." Mr. Smith said, "but wo have thirteen stars on our honor flag and that means thut thirteen of our voung lawyers are in the service. Every one was a volunteer, too. Wheu this is compared to the larger bar associations in tho slate, It can be readily seen that we have sent more men by far than any other such organisation.* Wiohita has a membership of more than one hundred but she hasn't sent more than thirteen and the same is true of To- pekn. There, the bar boasts of more than one hundred and twenty-five hut they can't boast of sending nuy such a proportion as that." Already the older lawyers are feeling the loss of the younger men who could be counted ou to help out in the filling out of the questionnaires but who are now in the service themselves. Many more are preparing to no also within a few months and their absence wliralso have a telliug effect. MORE HELP WANTED. Stenographers and Typists Wanted by - Government in Washington, D. C. Postmaster S. S. Gray-bill has received a call for 100 stenographers aud typewriters and those who are typewriters only. The government Is needing thousands more women work- err, along these lines and is asking that those who can fill this demand leave their names and addresses with the postmaster, li is not thought that tho taking of a civil service examination will be necessary as the work would.only he for the duration of! the war only. THE BANDIT GANG IS ABOUT BROKEN UP* NOW We Have Moved to Our New Location Where we will be glad to see all our old friends and new ones. 1 We are Service Station for Aulo-I.ite, Atwater, Kent, K-W Mnuuetb mid i'liiltidelpliia Diamond Grid Battery, all kinds of Starter*, Generators and Magnetos. WK IUvPAIR ANYTHING m ,UCTKlCAT y . Hxperts ou repairing Bee us at 100-102 West Sherman E, H. Helms Electric Co. One of thie^eaders Shot at Kansas City.arid. Others Are • Being Sought. ; <• —:—•—~Kansas City, Mo., Sept. 2D.—With important Information in'their possession concerning the alleged- Jones- Lewis bandit gang obtained from tour persons arrested late last night following the killing yesterday of "Kansas City liluckie" Lancqstiir in a spectacular pistol fight with more than fifty policemen, the authorities today were searching the city for other members Of the alleged hand who are supposed to be biding here. One of those taken into custody for qurationing is Harry 1-ancasicr a brother, and another is a woman said to have been the sweetheart of Hie dead uian, ftoscoo, usually known a.-i Hoy, Lancaster. Out All Night. What information these persons gave the police was not disclosed, but It was known that a large party ot officers armed with riot guns was out the greater part of the night. The destination of the officers was not announced. • ' With the death of Roscoe Lancaster, all hut a fe,w of the band which is believed to have robbed a Missouri, Kansas and Texas passenger train near Koch, Kansas, July 10, last, and to have engugei) in a number of other lawless operations in the west, are believed to hare been accounted for. Members of tho baud huve been estimated to number from seven to eleven, of whom ; several are women. Among those sought is Dale Jonea, reputed to ho one of the leaders of the band. AUTOMOBILES COLLIDED. The Liberty Ixian Special Is to arrive iu Hutchinson next Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock over the Santa Fe railroad and is to be parked just north of the Chalmers Hotel on the spur. This Liberty Loan train Is something that every person In Hutchinson ami Heno county will want to Sou. It is touring the Tenth Federal Reserve District and In behalf of the Fourth Liberty Loan. Carrying a large exhibit of war trophies captured by American soldiers In one or the last big drives, this train will he ot particular interest to everyone. German howllters, minium-; werfers, selge guns, which a few short weeks ago were raining shells on our troops, French machine guns and field pieces, some of which hud been captured by the Huns and then recaptured by our boys, as well as shells and all manner of relics which show as nothing else can what our men arc going through over at the trout. Newly Captured. Tho trophies are all newly captured, most of thorn'having landed at Hobokeu, Sept. 12 and were rushed to Kansas City, arriving there less than four weeks after they lert the front Hues in France. Many of the piece* still have the mud of tho trenches , a'dherlng lo them and all of tho guns are well camouflaged. In addition to the captured trophies the exhibits will contain several types of American machine guns, aero bombs, navy mines, shells, and other Americaniequipmeut exactly as used at the front. Enroute to France. Of especial interest in •'connection with the American equipment is the fact that all of it will be sent to France for use later. People will be able to seo aud have explained to them concerning aero bombs that later may bo among those rained on Iterlln, They can wish "good luck" on machine guns which will be in the hands of American boys in No Man's Land in a few weeks and view shells which will soon be screaming over the heads of our troops toward German positions. This material presents a very complete exposition of what the bonds -bought in the "Fighllug Fourth Liberty Ixian will pay for. The exhibit train will consist ot two flat cars, one box car and a Pullman. It Is to be parked just north of the Chalmers Hotel on the Santa Fe spur and will be in Hutchinson just three hours on Saturday aftemoon. Tell Their Story. The soldiers who will accompany the train have Just returned from France, some of them having been in ihe. trenches since the first American occupancy. All of thetn have been over over the lop, not once but many times. They have all been wounded and have been through everything that war has to offer. They bring back a message of The war as the boys see it over there, and carry the plea of the men from tho trenches for unlimited backing by the people over here. These boys are not orators. They will be found just plain ordinary American soldiers who have done their bit and are extremely modest about it. Tbelr simple stories and the relics they and their comrades have captured form a combination ot tremendous interest. Gas Equals Ik Million Cars of Coal. Weather Report K»n«AS— Generilly fair nnd cooler tonight, probably frost In weit portion; Thursday fair and cooler in southeast nnd rising temperature In northwest portion. It has brm eFtlnvitpd ttmt the amount (if twituntl HHS ron- Buimtl directly lnnt yror at the pulnt of ronsuniplion w«« tin; equivalent of 1.200,000 cars of coal irnn^porti-il sis it in Uy plpi-- Hrnwt from lh« gu* fields to thp InirnrM- wliMi • Unlimited nill- rond triMiApurt at Urn, tcnrrthal POIIRWIIOM,.' luiullng from tin? terminal to tin* point of consumption uml then Is i-musiimed without tiny nfM :t .'j *slly lor iiddHlomil labor, either In the furnace nr In thr- removal of thr- t-rsullnnl nshi-j*. All this* wnvortLtnee is at a price no much lews than the prior of coal Unit It Is no wonder that thert) I* an extravagant and uneconoinleul vise of WICHITA NATl'HAL OAS COMPANY". HELD OPENING MEETING OF DISTRICT ASSEMBLY Nazarcnes From the State Meeting Here for Several Days Sessions. BOY SCOUTS, ATTENTION. All Should Attend Friday Night's Meeting to Help In Loan prlve. II Is of the utmost Importance that each Hutchinson ticout utlend his scout meeting on Friday evening of this week, and that he be on time. Troop 1 vr^l) meet at its headquarters ut fiheniian and Main, and Troops 2 and 3, ul their headquarters at First and Ulaplc. In addition to the regular scout meetings tor this week, there will ho a scout mass meeting held on Sunday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock, in iirace church. Kvery scout in Hutchinson should be present, as at this uiectlntr plans will be laid (or successfully carrylnK on the scout part in the Fourth Liberty U )an Drive, ELECTED NSy\( .TEACHER. Car Coming Out of Alley Hit Delivery Car on Sherman East. Smashed tomatoes, crushed grapes and other scattered produce along Hharinait street in front of the News office are the aftermath of an automobile collision between A. J. Jiendcr sholt driving a delivery car for the Crotts Produce company and Frank Emery, a farmer of CasUeton. Mr. Winery was coming out of the alley west of the News office and Hendershot was-tjavolllng oast at a rapid pace. The cars came together will) a crash which resembled the noise of a big army gun. The Ford delivery car was badly demolished iu the crush aud the l'Jinery cur hod. n tire torn and other slight damage, The Nazarcne District Assembly opened at 0:00 o'clock this morning with Oen. Supt. It. T. William* iu the chair. This was preceded with a devotional service in charge of Uev. Young, the pastor of" the Nazare.ne church at Newton. Gen. Supt. Williams then made a few choice remarks and called the Assembly forward to partake of the Lord's supper. The regular business of the Assembly vas then taken up and Dr. Williams played thut- tactful business ability that is so chaiiicteriiuic of tile man. An evangelistic service was held last evening at which time Dr. H. F. Reynolds, Gen. Supt, of Missions preached. He used as his text, "Seek ye first the kingdom of heaven and His righteousness and all these things shall be added unto you." It was full of-iovo for our country and love for God, and made one to feel that as the soldier puts the things of his country first so the christian is to put the things of God first. The Assembly will be in session all tills week. The morning session will be given to business, the afternoon to anniversaries and memorials, and the ewmirig lo evangelistic services. Gen. Supt, Williams will preach this evening. The sessions ore held in the local Nazareno church at 213 east Fourth street. Come and bring your friends. LIGHTNING STRUCK HOUSE. Mis. Jesie Andrews Shrcked Severely —House Damaged. Lightning struck the home of Mrs. Josie Andrews last night at 704 Seventh east, shocking Mrs. Andrews quite severely and doing considerable damage to the house. The lightning v,ent dewn the chimney and separated, going Inio the dining room and a bed roc.iu. Mrs. Andrews was In the kitchen sprinkling clothea when the lions" was t'ruik; nnd fine is suffering today from the shock. Her bonds and arms are numb, but her condition Is improving r&pldly. CHANGING CLASSES. Made Room for Another American History Class at High School, it has been found necessary to make a, few changes in some of the classes at tho high school becauso tho three American history classes taught by Miss ldu Johnston were over crowded, An opportunity to relieve this congestion was found thut two English i classes could he combined nicely by Miss E/fie Rogers, She will then be able to lake over one of the Ancient History classes that have been under the supervision of Miss Johnston. Tha three over crowded American History cau then be divided into four sections. Methodist Sunday School Class Guests of Mrs. Emma Ollmore. Clara No, Q of the First Methodist Church met yesterday aftertinon witlti Mrs. Omm tillmora and elected Mrs. I Giluiore as tejicuor ot the class for the cowing year with Mrs. Urooks us assistant teacher. Mrs. Hropka has bean the ietcher fot ^Bev- eruj yoa.rs, Collections to Resist the iiegluner* Ueiwtwent of &e sojttooj Phone 1500. Order plums, pears, gTapes, apples, oranges, bananas, and lemons at I. SMITH'S Grocery nnd/Market, 26-H Notice I. O, O. F. Encampment, fill Patriarchs requested to be present/ at tho uieotins ..Thursday evening, Sept. 'ti. We tiro rtsorgunlflug the i teams to Blurt our degree work for I tho coming winter. Come arid hulp us, V. C. Csry, captain. • 2&-2t Had Clftii Meeting. The King's laughter class of tho first United JJreiftrw churelj met, yes- lorday a^ftornjpj with Mrs. J. M. Harrison gn<J Mrs, A, U Holloway. 'flio hostess served 4nlnty .''refreshjnouta during tir» social hour./ v ' / , • SLIGHT FIRE DAMAGE. Pettit's Elevator Had Small Fire This noon—Nothing Much Damaged. The flro wafions made a dash out to tho Pettit 's elevator this noon, expecting to fight a big fire. But they had the fire out before the ivagouB got there, and little damage was dono to the elevator. Arp-youMnBured? KinKel Agency. If not better see DEATH OF fyARL MARSHALL. Formerly Lived Here, and Was Well Known to Many People. Word was received here this morning of the death of Karl Marshull, at Ml. Dora, New Mexico. Ho formerly lived here, and Is well known by many people hero. The funeral announcements will bo made later. Diamond Baby Dies. The week old son of Mr. and Mrs 13. L. Diamond of Fourth ,itYpnua eaet died tnls morning. Tho (uueral-.will bo held tomorrow frotn the home, burtal »t pastBl^fiouietoryj. • <S> <i< <S> <$> 'I <8> <$> * <3> <i> PICKED UP 'ROUND TOWN. <v <5> « <S> «> $ **<$/<?>4>'5'<l>>$)'S> i W. H. Haggard_of Chicago is in j town for a few days. Will S. Thompson is in Topeka today on a business trip. J. A. H|clio"of Kansas City win in town today on Imslucss. Mat Ware of Dlghton has been in town for a few days visiting friends. Charles P. P.eebufich of Kansas City was in town yesterday on business. ^frs. Lloyd I >ee of Arlington, who underwent an operation for appendicitis Monday is getting along nicely. Tho telephone number of tho Women's Liberty Loan office is 147 instead of tho number as given to the News yesterday by the committee. The office of the general secretary nt tho V. M. C. A, Is being entlroly redecorated toduy by the secretary himself, so that there is sure to be no dissatisfaction, Mr. and Mrs, n. F. Shaw of Sixteenth avenuo east, are the parents of a baby boy born, last Sunday, to whom they have given tho namo of Richard Howard. JJttle Maxlne Bell of Partridge, the granddaughter of County Clerk George W. Lee WBH operated upon at tho Methodist hospital for eye affection this morplng and Is doing nicely. • Tho Myrtle llebeJcalt lodge will celebrate their 67th anniversary of the order, next Friday evening. Several candidates will be initiated. After tho lodge session, refreshments will be served. Thq_ gymnasium classes at the Y. M. C. A. started yesterday with a large attendance and lots of enthusiasm. Of course there Is still room for more to enter, and the schedule which lues been arranged makes it, possible for almost anyone to enter the classes. The war Industries board ha? sent statements to all auto supply houses that before they can receive n shipment of auto chains they must send a complete detail inventory of that stock already on baud. This is In line with the previous miti-proflteerlng plans Of tile board. Jesse Ulanpleil, deputy sheriff left ioday for Manhattan today to get Lou III St. Pierre and Gene DeLeon arrested for. the sheriff at Army City last evening by the Riley county officers. They were bptli members of the Milton Schuster No. 2 Musical comedy and wore arrested on a charge brought by the wife of St. Pierre who is here. ~ 31. 11 Way, passenger agent of tho Santa Fo here let,t yeserday for Albe- queniue, New- Mexico, where hp will attend an O. S. & D. meeting that is to bo held there Ihls year. This is a seuii-tmnuul meeting for all division men and all kinds of discussions aro brought up concerning the handling of freight, cur tonnage and many other Items of interest to railroad men. The new branch which Hie Santa Fo has been building between lloly- rood v anil Galutia was completed a few days ago and the first car of wheat was shipped from Galatia yesterday. Tho spur'Is thirty-two miles long and Is quite a• boon for farmers of that vicinity because they were compelled heretofore to haul their* grain and other sliippiug long distances overland. Miss Helen Ripperton of Wichita WUB here yesterday visiting at the Y. W. C. A. Miss Ulppexton is to be the new physical Instructor of the association and together with Miss Ellen Cobb, general secretary they discussed plans for the year's work. A number of people Interested In the progress of the physical activities to ;whom they talked expressed tbejr enthusiasm over the prospects for a better year with a larger enrollment. CROTTS FUNERAL SERVICES. Will Be Held In Partridge Tomorrow Afternoon, Funeral services for "Thomas'' J. Crotts who died yesterday morning at his homo near Partridge, will be held Thursday afternoon from the Congregational church in Partridge at 3 o'clock, Tho funeral cortege will leave tho homo three-quarters of a mile west ajul one-quarter of a mile north of Partridge at 2:30 p, m. Rev. G. G. Ross of Hutchinson will have charge of the services. Burial will take place in the cemetery near Partridge. CLEARED OVER »200. Money Made at Fair Grounds Goes tg Furnishing Day Nursery, The members of tho furnishing committee of tho Mothers' club who are looking after tho furnishing ot the new Ray Nursery building made between $200 and ?250 at their refreshment booth at tho State Fair grounds. They limited thumselves as what they served and their facilities were not lurge enough lo fill the demands made upon them. They Are Fresh. Beans, tomatoes, mangoes, celery,' cabbago, onions, sweet potatoos, carrots, egg plants and potatoos at I, SMITH'S Grocery and Market, Phone 1500, IB-It STglNWAY Vo»e ivmiuii ELBURN {** WW?.***}* U«rf<tarietta 9% W« e*rry MORS mata and \>*Um pianos tku you will find la any, piaaoliauMlaUieaettlhwtsti 1 %f Jtalriaa Plan protect* ma*) |a >vr«« WW fW* »WMl pricf ftjftd, JM; P««i »r MTVkf. W»(MWfJWIfO t« 92Q0 on ftriawh W» CM* Plf #H • •»W pMMi •••^ow fv*ry »«*»>, < - CARL Fi MTTliE Manager. Hiitehimen, K»»j j i

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