Beaver Herald. (Beaver, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 15, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 13, 1897 Page: 3 of 4
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ODIt NATIONAL MUSEUM.
Bottor Known to tho Public na tho
I'onndril vllh Pumla I.rfl to tlio
Unlicil Mnten lij Jiiiuuk Mtultlmuti
mi UtiBllxlininn with
Special Washington Letter
On that delightful reservation In
Washington known us the "Mnll" or
(Smithsonian grounds there stands oihi
of the most famous buildings in the
world namely the "Smithsonian In-
stitution." Although It is not one of
the largest buildings in the world It is
architecturally remarkable. It is built
of Scnecu brownslone and the Gothic
Btyle of architecture makes it resemble
one of the ancient feudal castles with
towers and battlements and embrasures
like loopholes reminding one of tho
nncicnt battles of the nobles when they
fought with arrows instead of guns.
Inside the prospect Is very different
from that of an ancient feudal castle
for there one finds not fierce-bearded
barons with their ladles crouching be-
hind them In fear of the coming foe
with their army of soldiers frenchmen
vnssois serfs servants hirelings and
minions. Next to the British museum
the greatest museum on earth it is a
museum not only of exhibit but of ed-
ucation and for the diffusion of knowl-
edge. Here comes the peculiar and one
might almost say romantic feature of
this Institution; for at Genon Italy
on the 27th day of June and In the year
1S29 one of the noblest men that ever
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. WASHINGTON. D. C.
iflvcfl frames Smithson bequeathed to
the United Stutcs of America the whole
of his fortune amounting in American
money to about $500000 "To' found ac-
cording to the terms of the will at
Washington under the name of 'The
Smithsonian Institution' an establish-
ment for tho increase and diffusion of
knowledge among men."
A death is an ordinary occurrence
rind so is n bequest; but for nn exile
from his own home a gentleman by
birth and education and of the highest
'scientific attainments laboring under
the bar sinister (for lie was an Ille-
gitimate" bou of the duke of Northum-
berland) and with an almost broken
heart at the odium cast upon him by his
blemished name to die in a foreign land
and leave his whole possessions to the
government of another land than that
which gave him birth Is at least a nov-
elty if not a romance.
Born in France where his Kngllsh
mother had gone to escape the odium
of hor disgrace he passed the early
days of his life In the solitude of Ox-
ford schools where In the year of 1785
he was graduated with honors from tho
l'embroke college receiving the degree
o.f master of nrts from that institu-
tion. .In early life he was known as
Iiewis James Macco that being his
mother's name. He did not assume his
father's iname until he had achieved
ome scientific attainments. His fa-
ther hnd been Sir Ilugln Smithson be
fore his morrloge to the daughter of'
Lord Percy had enabled him to assume
Hj -tfa tf&1 'I I
(Founder of tho Smithsonian Institution.)
the title of duke of Northumberland;
iiiul thus we base the early history of
the man whose nntne to use. his own
words was "to live in the memory of
snnn when the titles of the Northuui-
bcrlands and tfie Percys are extinct and
On the 2Sth of July in the year of
183S John Forsyth the bocretary of
state at Washington received Informa-
tion froin the American charge d'af-
faires at London that the original tes-
tator of tho wilf James Hungerfard
Smlthson's nephew (to 'whom he had
ltft interest in his. property and to
whose children if he should marry and
s have an heir or heirs legitimate or ille-
gitimate lie left all his property ex-
cept an annuity of 100 a. year to one
' John l'itnll an old servant) had died
at I'isa Italy on the 5th day of June
nud in the year of 1835 without heirs'
nnd that as the will runs: "In case of
the death of my said nephew without
leaving a child or children I then be-
queath the whole of my property sub-
ject to the annuity of 100 to John
. -l'itnll and for the security and pay-
ment of which I meuii block to remain
in this country to the United States."
English attorneys having advised
the charge d'affaires at London that it
would be proper for the United States
government to send uttorneys as their
jcpresentatives to England to prose-
cute its Case before the English courts
of chancery the secretary of state hav-
ing transmitted the reports to the presi-
dent on the 17th day of December
1S35 Andrew Jackson then president
nt a message to congress advising
the appointment of a comrniisioner to
go to England to get the money After
sundrv wrangles and debates In com
gress this was accomplished and lion
Itlchard Husk was sent to lCnglaud to
prosecute the claim. Two years later ii;
decree of chancery awarded the money
to the United States and Husk came
heme with it In the ship Mediator.
Then how to apply the money was ths
question. Some advised a public li-
brary others a university. It was
finally decided by the snlons of congress
that the most practical means tudllTtiso
knowledge among mankind was by
original kclentllic research and the
publication af the result of such re-
searches for public distribution. lu
accordance with this lew the Smith-
sonian institution as It now stands was
built but not until the original Smith
sonlun bequest had seen arIous rounds
of fortune. By act of congress dated
July 7 1S33 and while the discussion ad
to what should be done with the be-
quest was still in progress the vvholo
sum of the Smithsonian bequest
amounting then 'to $538000 was invest-
ed in Arkansas state bonds which aft-
erwards became worthless Arkansas
defaulting In the payment of Interest
and settling up a counterclaim of in-
debtedness against the United States.
The congress then made the Smith-
scnlnn bequest good by placing to the
credit of the Smithsonian Institution
in the treasury of the United Stntes the
sum of $338000; nud so it was that the
'Smithsonian institution as it now is
wns begun. Its officers are the presi-
dent of the United States the vice pres-
ident the chief justice of the supreme
court the members of the cabinet three
senators three representatives two res-
idents of the District of Columbia three
residents of different states n secretary
and an assistant secretary. The seers
tary Is the chief officer of the institu
The first secretary Joseph Henry
served from IStO to 1878. The second
Beeretary.SpcnccrFullerton Baird from
lb78 to 18S7 nnd the third and 'present
secretary Samuel Pierpont Langley
liom IBS. until this date. The public
tlons of the Smithsonian institution
form a library In themselves and are
culled "The Annual Beports" "The
Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collec
tions" "Bulletins of the National Mu
souiii" "I he Annual Beports of the
Bureau of Ethnolopy" nnd "The Bulle
tin of tho Burcnu of Ethnology."
These books arc given to educational
institutions nil over the world. In re
turn for these nnd by purchase the in
stltutlon has received a library of 300-
000 volumes which is deposited in the
congressional library for safe rteeping
It forms perhaps one-fourth of the
vast collection nnd will be allotted n
space by itself in the new library build'
ing. It Is safe to say that to this insti-
tution a great part of tho world's mod
ern progress is due. At least it has en
abled us to keep our shoulder to the
wheel with France tlermany and Eng
In 1881 a new library was built at a
cost of $250000 to accommodate the
growing needs of the Nntlonal museum
whoso collections of wonderful curiosi-
ties had become so large that the orig'
inal building was no longer able to hold
it. The bureau of exchange establishes
communication with scholars In all
parts of the world by which their pub
Mentions are exchanged for publications
of similar societies.
The bureau of American ethnology
has preserved all the vocabularies of
the different types of American iudians
n substantia! volumes. Their indefati-
gable author Powell who has been in
charge of the bureau since 1870 has
undertaken mauy important expedi
tlons .to the west notably among the
tribes of Utah California Ari.ona and
iew Mexico by which the stock of
knowledge added to American ethnol
ugy has beeu very largely increased
The Important expeditions of the Ste-
UMihons Cushlngs Fuwlcs and the
MuddeseiTh among The Pueblo Indians
atid the ruins of the southwest; those
of Holmes .among tho prehistoric
quarry cities and villages of the east-
ern part of the continent; those of
Thomas among the mounds of the Mis-
sissippi valley nnd of the northeast sec-
tion nmong the Popago and Serl In-
dians of the southwest have also been
conducted under the authority of the
bureau of ethnology.
The Zoological park was established
by the aid of congress in the year 1800
for the preservation of such American
animals as were then on the verge of
extinction. The park is situated north
of Washington in the beautiful pre-
cinct of Bock creek contains 1G7
acres and is the largest of its kind
in the world.
Besides the original bequest of Smith-
win congress every year makes an ad-
ditional appropriation for the mainte-
nance of the institution.
There have been numerous gifts from
private Individuals notably those of
.fa mi's Hamilton of Carlisle Pa.; Dr.
Jerome Kidder of Washington D. C;
Alexander Graham Bell Thomas O.
llodgkins nnd Bobert Stanton Avery.
The museum has also received numer-
ous contributions of valuable curiosities
from various individuals in different
pnrts of the country such ns the gift
of Dr. Isaac Sea of Philadelphia of
two valuable collections of gems; the
collection of Indian portraits by John
Catlin and Snrcoe's collection of fossil
plants and birds' eggs.
SMITH D. FP.y.
An Ailillllonnl OljHcrvntliui.
"Truth crushed to earth will rise
again" quoted the earliest man.
"That's true" replied Senator Sor-
ghum "but In many cases not until
after the referee has counted ten."
Copyright i&jj. by Robert Dirr.J
CHAPTEB XIX. Co.NTi.wr.o.
A glimmer of rt smile hovered about
the red lips of n girl n rmile hardly
perceptible but giving nn effect to her
clenr complexion ns if n sunbeam had
crept into the room and its reilection
had lit up her face.
"I hnve come to apologise Mr. Went-
worth" sho said nt last. "I find it u
cry difficult thing to do nnd as I don't
know just how to begin I'll plunge
right into It."
"You don't need to apologise to nn
for anything Miss Brewster" replied
Wentworth rather stiffly.
w feAJ.? 3.
"Oh yes I do. Don't make it harder
than it is by being too frigidly polite
rbout it but say you accept tli
apology and that you're sorry no 1
don't mean that I should say that
jou're sure I'm sorry and that yon
know I won't do itngain."
Wentworth laughed and Mlss
Brewster joined him.
"There" she said "Hint's ever s'
much better. I suppose you've been
thinking hard tilings of me ever slnca
wo last met."
"I've tried to" replied Wentworth.
"Now that's what I call honest; be-
sides I like the implied compliment I
think it's very neat Indeed. I'm rcnlly
very very sorry thnt I that things
happened as they did. I wouldn't hnve
blamed you if you hnd used exceeding-
ly strong language about it at the
"I must confess that I did."
"Ah" said Jennie with n sigh "yon
men have so many comforts denied to
us women. But I came here for an-
other purpose; if I had merely wanted
to apologize I think I would have writ-
ten. I want some information which
you can give me if you like."
The young woman rested her elbows
on the table with her chin in her
hands gazing ncross nt him earnestly
and innocently. Poor George felt that
it would be impossible to refuse any
thing of those large beseeching eyes.
"I want yon to tell me nbout your
All the geniality that had gradually
come into AVentworth's face and man-
ner vanished instantly.
"So this is the old business over
again" he said.
"How can you say that!" cried
Jennie reproachfully. "I am asking
for my own satisfaction entirely and
not for my paper. Besides I tell you
frankly -what I want to know and
don't try to get it by indirect means
by false pretenses as you once said."
"How can you expect me to give you
information that does not belong to
-' I -want you to tell me something about your
me alone? I have no right to speak of
r. business which concerns others with-
out their permission."
"Ah then there are atleast two others
concerned in the mine" said Jennie
gleefully. "Kcnyon is one I know
who Js the other?"
".Miss Brewster I will tell you noth-
ing." "But you have told me something al-
ready. Please go on and talk Mr.
Wentworth about anything you like
and 1 shall soon find out all I want to
know about the mine."
She paused but Wentworth re-
mained silent which indeed the be-
wildered young man realized was tho
only safe thing to do.
"They speak of the talkativeness of
women" .Miss Brewster went on as if
soliloquizing "but it is nothing to thnt
of the men. Once set a man talking
nnd .you learn everything lie knows
besides ever so much more thnt he
Miss Brewster had abandoned her
very talkative attitude with its sug-
gestion of confidential relations and
had removed her elbows from the ta-
ble sitting now back in her chair gaz-
ing dreamily nt tho dingy window
which let the light in from the dingy
court. She seemed to have forgotten
that Wentworth was there and said
more to herself than to him:
"1 wonder if Kcnyon would tell me
about the mine?"
"Von might ask him."
"No It wouldn't do any good" she
continued gently shaking her head.
"He's one of your bllent men and there
arc so few of them in this world! Per-
haps I had better go fo William Long-
worth himself; he is not suspicious of
And ns she said this she threw n
quick glance nt Wentworth nnd the
unfortunate young man's. face nt once
told her that she had hit the murk.
She bent her brow over the table nnd
laughed with silch evident enjoyment
that Wentworth in spite of his l;elj-
less anger smiled grimly.
Jennie raised her head but the sight
of his perplexed countenance was too
much for her nnd it was some time be-
fore her merriment allowed her to
speak". At last she said:
"Wouldn't you like to take me by the
shoulders and put mo out of the room.
"I'd like to take you by the shoulders
and shake you."
"Ah! that would bo taking a liberty
and could not be permitted. Wo must
lcarepuuishment to the law.you know
although I do think a man should be
allowed to turn un objectionable visit-
or into the street."
"Miss Brewster" cried the young
man earnestly leaning over the table
tovrard her "why don't you abandon
your horrible inquisitorial profession
and put your undoubted taleuts to
tome other use?"
"Wlmt for instance?"
Jennio rested her fair cheek against
her open palm again nnd looked nttha
dingy window There was n long si-
lence between them. Wentworth was
ubsorbed lu wntchlng iicrclcar-cut pro-
file nnd her white throat his breath
quickening as ho feasted his eyes on
"1 hnve nlvvaya got angry" sho said
rt last. In n low voice with the quiver
of n suppressed sigh In it "when other
people have said that to me 1 wonder
why it Is I merely feel hurt nud sad
when you say it" it Is so ensy to say
'oil anything' o easy so easy. You
nre n ninn with the strength and de-
termination of n man yet you Jiavo
met with disappointments nnd obsta-
cles that have required nil your cour-
age to overcome. Every man has and
with most men it is n fight until the
head Is grny nnd the brain weary with
the ceaseless struggle. The world is
utterly merciless; it will trample you
down relentlessly if it can and if your
vigilance relaxes for n moment it win
steal your crust nnd leave you to stnrvt'.
When I think of this incessant sullen
contest with no quarter given or taken.
I shudder and pray that I may die be-
fore I am nt the mercy of the pitiless
world. When I enmo to London I saw
for the first time in my life that hope
less melancholy promenade of the
Bundwlch men human wreckage drift-
ing nlong the edge of the btrcet ns
if they had been cast up there by tho
rushing tide sweeping past them.
They they seemed to me like n tot-
tering procession of the dead and on
their backs was tho announcement of
u play that was making nil London
roar with laughter the awful comedy
nnd tragedy of it! Well I simply
couldn't Btnnd it! I had to run up ti
side street and cry like the little fool
1 was right in broad daylight"
Jennio paused and tried to laugh but
the effort ended in n sound suspiciously
like a sob and she d.ishcd her hand
with quick Impatience across her
eyes from which Wentworth had never
tiikcn his own watching them dim as
the light from the window proved too
strong for them and finally fill as she
censed to speak. Searching ineffectual-
ly about her dress for a handkerchief
which lay on the table beside hor para-
sol unnoticed by either Jennie went
on with borne difficulty:
"Well these poor forlorn creatures
were once men-r-men who had gone
down and if tho world is &o hard on
n man with all his strength nnd re-
sourcefulness think think whnt it is
for a vvomoii to be thrown into this
inhuman human turmoil a woman
without friends without money
flung nmong these relentless wolves
to live if she can or to die if sho
The girl's voice broke nud she buried
her face in her arms which rested on
Wentworth sprang to his feet and
came round to where she sat.
"Jennie" he 'said putting his hand
on her shoulder.
The girl without looking up shook
off the hand that touched her.
"Go back to your place!" she cried
in a smothered voice "Leave me
"Jennie" persisted Wentworth.
The. young woniun rose from her
chair and faced him stepping back a
"Don't you hear what I say? Go
back and. sit down. I came hero to
talk business; not to make n fool of
myself. It's all your fault nnd I linte
you for it you and jour silly ques
But the young man stood where he
was in spite of the dangerous sparkle
that lit up his visitor's wet eyes. A
frown gathered on his brow.
41 Jennie" ho said slowly "ate you
playing with me again?"
Tho swift anger that blazed up In lier
iace reddening her cheeks dried the
"How dare you say such a thing to
me?" she cried hotly. "Do you natter
yourself that because 1 enme here to
talk business I have ulso some personal
interest hi you? Surely even your self-
conceit doesn't run bo far as that!"
Wentworth stood silent and Miss
Btewstcr picked up her parasol scat
tering in her haste the other articles
on the floor. If she expected Went
worth to put them on the table again
she was disappointed for although
his eyes were upon her his thoughts
were far away upon tho Atlantic ocean
"I sjiall not btny here to be insulted"
she. cried resentfully bringing Went-
worth's thoughts back with a rush to
Loudon again. "It is intolerable thnt
you should use such an expression to
me. Playing with you indeed!"
"I had no intention of insulting you
"Whnt is it but an insult to use such
u plirafe? It implies that I cither
care for you or "
"And do you?"
"Do I what?"
"Do you care for mo?"
Jennio shook out the lace fringes of
her parasol and binootlied them with
some precision. Her eyes were lient
on wjiat she was dolug.and consequent-
ly they did not meet those of her ques-
tioner. "I care for you ns a friend of course"
she said at last still giving mueli at-
tention to the parasol. "If 1 had not
looked on you as n friend I would not
hnve conic here to consult with jou
"No I suppose not. Well I nm sorry
I used the words that dibplenscd you
and now if you will permit it wo will
go on with the consultation."
"It wasn't a pretty thing to say."
"I'm afraid I'm not good at saying
"You used to be." The jiarakol be-
ing arranged to her liking Mie glanced
up nt him. "Still you said you were
sorry and that's nil a man can say orn
woman either for that's what I said
myself when I enmo in. Now if you
wilt pick up thobc things from the
floor Hunks we will talk about the
Wentworth seated himself in kU
chair again and said:
"Well what is It you wish to know-
about tho mine?"
"But you said you wanted informa-
tion." "What a funny reason .to give I And
hovy a man mUscs ull the tine points
of n conversation! No; just because I
asked for information you might have
known that it was what I really want-
ed." "I'm ufrnid I'm very stupid. I hate
to ask boldly what you did want but
1 would like to know."
"1 want a vote of confidence I told
you I was sorry liecausc of a certain
episode. I wanted to sco if you trust-
ed me nnd I found you didn't. There."
"I think thnt was hardly n fair test.
You sco tho facts did not belong to mo
Miss Bicvvstcr sighed nnd slowly
shook her bend.
"That wouldn't hnve mndo thr lenst
difference If you had really trusted me."
"Oh 1 buy! You couldn't expect o
"Yos I could."
"Whnt merely n friend?"
Miss Brewster nodded.
"Well all I can soy" remnrked Went-
worth with n lough "is that friend-
ship has made greater strides in the
slates Hum it lias In this country."
Bcforo Jennie could reply Hie useful
boy knocked at the door and brought in
u ten tray which ho placed bcforo his
master then silently departed closing
uie uoor noiselessly.
"May 1 offer you a cup of tea?"
"Please. What n curlous.custom this
drinking of ten is in business offices.
I think I shall write an nrtlclc on 'A
Nation of Tea Tipplers.' If I were nn
enemy to England instead of being its
grentest friend I would descend with
my army on tills country between tho
hours of four and five lu the afternoon
nnd so take the imputation unawares
while it was drinking ten. Whnt would
you do if tho enemy enmc down on you
curing sucn n snored national cere.
"I would offer her n cup of ten" re-
plied Wentworth suiting the action to
"Mr. Wentworth" cold the girl arch-
ly "you're Improving. Thnt remark
was distinctly good. Still you must
lemember that I come ns a friend not
as nn enemy. Did you ever rend the
'Babes in the Wood?' It is n most In-
structive but pnthetlo work of fiction.
You remember Hie wicked uncle Burc-
ly. Well you and Mr. Kcnyon remind
me of Hie babes poor Innocent little
things nnd London this part of it-
Is Hie dark and pathless forest. 1 am
tho bird .hovering about you waiting to
cover you with leaves. The leaves to
do any good ought to be checks flutter-
ing down on you but nlast I haven't
any. If negotiable checks only grew
on trees life would not be so difficult."
Miss Brewster sipped her ten pensive-
ly and Wentworth listened to the
musical murmur of her voice whlc'i
had such an entrancing effect on him
that he paid less heed to what she sn 1
than a man should when a lady is speak
ing me tea drinking hnd added n
touch of domesticity to Hie tete-n-teto
that rather went to tho head of th-j
young man. Ho clinched nnd un-
clinched his hand out of sight under
the table and felt tho moisture on bin
palm. He hoped ho would be able to
retain control over himself but the
difficulty of his task almost overcome
him when she now and then appealed
to him with glance or gesture and h-j
felt as if he must cry out: "My girl mv
girl don't do Hint if you expect me to
stay where I nm."
"I see you are not paying the slight-
est attention to what 1 am saying" she
said pushing the cup from her. She
rested her arms on the table leaning
slightly forward and turning her face
full upon him. "I can tell by your
eyes Unit you arc thinking of some-
"1 assure you" said George drawing
a deep breath "I am listening with in-
"Well that's right for what I nm
going to say is important. Now t
wake you up I will first tell you nil
obout your mine so that you will under
stand 1 did not need to nsk anyone for
information regarding it."
Here to Wentwortli's astonishment
she gave a rapid and accurate sketch of
the negotiations and arrangements be-
tween the three partners and the pres-
ent position of affairs.
"How do you know nil this?" he
"Never mind tliut nnd you mustn't
ask how I know what I am now going
to tell you but you must believe it iiu-
Illicitly and act upon It promptly
hongworth is fooling both you and
Kcnyon. He Is making time so that
your option will run out; then he will
pay casli for the mine nt the original
price and you and Kenyon will bo left
to pay two-thirds of Hie debt incurred
Where is Kenyon?"
"Ho has gone to America."
"That's good. Cable him to get the
option renewed. You can then try to
form tho company yourselves in Lou-
vdon. If lie can't obtain n renewal you
have very little time to get the cash to-
gether and if you are not able to d.)
Hint then you losn everything. This
is what I came to tell you although !
have been n long time about it. Now I
She rose gathered her Iwlonglng'?
from the table and stood with the para-
sol pressed against her. Wentworth
enme around to where she was stand-
ing his face paler than usual probably
because of tho news he had heard. On
hand was grnsped tightly around on'-
wrist in front of him. He felt that In
should thank her for what she had
done but ills Una were dry and some
how the proper words were not nt hu
She holding her fragile Ince-frlnged
parasol aguinst her with one arm was
adjusting her long neatly-fitting glove
which she had removed before teu. A
button one of many was difficult tn
fasten nnd us she endeavored to put if
in its place her sleeve fell awoy show-
ing a round white una above the glove.
"You sec" she said a little breuth-
iessly her eyes upon her glove "It is a
very serious situation and time Is of
"I realize Hint."
"It would bo such n pity to loto
everything now when you have had eo
much trouble and worry"
"And I think thnt whatever is done
should be done quickly. You should
act nt onee nnd with energy."
"I am convinced that is bo"
"Of co-rio it Is. You nre of too trust-
ing a nature; you should lw more bUB-
plcious then you wouldn't bo tilcked
as you have been."
"No. Tho troublo is I have been too
suspicious but that is past. I won't
"What are you talking about?" she
said looking quickly up nt him.
"Don't you know you'll Iosq the mine
"Hang the mine!" lie cried flinging
his wrist free nnd claspinghcr to him be-
fore she could step bach or moyc from
her place. 'There is bomcthiug more
important than mines or money."
ITO SB CONTINUED.
State op Onio Cut or Toledo I
Lucas Coostt. ( '
Frank J. Cheney mnkes onth Hint he is the
rcnior partner of tho firm of V J Cheney
ft. Co. doina InmnrM in the city of Toledo.
County and Stnto nforenid and that paid
firm w'lll pay the mini of One Hundred Dol-
lars for each and every case of catarrh that
cannot ho cured by the ue of Hnll'n Catarrh
Cure. FBANK J. CHUNKY.
Sworn to before me nnd mihubrihcd in my
rireacncc this Cth day of December A. D.
SKfl. A. W. OLKASON.
ISoall Notarv Public.
llairaCatarrliCiire la taken Internally nnd
acta directly on ths blood and mucous Mir-
ficcs of the iwstem. Send for testimonials
fice. K. J. CUKNKY &. CO. Toledo O.
Sold by dnniKita. 73c.
Hall's Faintly Pitta nre the best.
The OM-Fnhioned Wny. "What wna
ycr daddy lickin' you for nuked the half-
urovvn boy. The other half-sirnvvn boy an-
swered: "0 he wm iit provin' to me that
thu whale really did nvvnllcr Joner." In
It mny come Inut but St. Jacob Oil is the
best to cure vpraina. It ought to be firt.
Not to be provoked Is best; but if moved
never correct till the fume i spent; for
every stroke our fury utrikcs la suru to hit
ourselves nt lant N. Y. Weekly.
No-To-llno for I'l fly Cm In
Over 'OO.OOOrurcd Why not letNo-To-Bnc
regulate or remove your deoiio lor lohnceof
Saves money makes health and iimnliood.
Curcguaraiitecd S0c nnd SI. 00 all druggists
People kick when n how too long nnd
nlno vv hen it is too short. Washington Dem-
ocrat. A IIhiikitoiis l.rthnrtry.
The forerunner of train of cviln which
too often culminate fatally is inactivity or
lethargy of the kiilneyn. Not only is Bright s
disease diabetes (travel or some other dan-
gerous integral disease of the organs them-
selves to be apprehended but dropsical
diffusions from the blood rheumatism and
gout nre nil trncenble to the non-removal
fi-om the biood by the kidnevs of certain im-
purities. Hostctter's Stomnrli Bitters de-
iniratcfi the blood renders the kidneys no
tive nnd prevents their disease.
Bos who nre nlvvnvs waiting for the high
est wages are generally out of u job. uhIi
When bilious or costive eat n Cnscnrel.
randy eutliattic cure guaranteed. 0c 25c.
Wiicn n man gets bent in n game of card
ho always tells how he ii out uf pmclicc.-
Any ache from toothache to backache
St. Jncobg Oil will cure.
Pome people nre proud because ttiey nnre
nnd n lot of money nnd Bijuandcrcd it.
Slipped and fell; bnd sprain
mind. St. Jacobs Oil will cuie it.
When a rich mati'a bovs don't succeed
people always enjoy it. WnshingtOn Dem-
1 "V if
m m m.
Walter Baker & Co.'s
: mi f- m
De ure that you
uakkk & CU. LU. uorcheiter Mai. Eitablkhed 1780.
sst :i i v . . .. . .: r. : - -x
nent in me ciectric ugnt.
Similar and no less striking has teen the evolution of grain and
grass cutting machinery. In 1831 the scythe and the cradle were superseded by
the McCormick Reaper. The intervening years have seen many improvements
until now we have that model Harvester and Binder the McCormick Right
Hand Open Elevator and that veritable electric light of mowerdom the
New 4. It is not only the handsomest mower ever built but it is in every
sense of the word the best and if your experience has tauyat you anything
it is that there's nothing cheaper than the best.
McCormick Harvesting Machine Company Chicago
The I.lKht-Kunnlnc McCormick Open Elevator Harvester
Tliel.lcht-Kutmiur McConnicfc New 4 Steel Slower
The Mght-UutinliiK McCormick Vertical Com Hinder and
me i.igiu-Kuunuig Mccormick Daisy kcapcr Tor "Ic everywhere.
irr " 11 iiiiiiibi
-T . UMll I I 1
4; . . -" . . " r- "r
I plaanj booklet free. 1.1. STKltUNH HOKDV
of sHoea you buy
IT I APOHIT1VK UUAKANTEE
Ask Your Dealer for Them
The papers are UM
of deaths from
the heart falls to act
when a man diet
but "Heart Failure' so called nine
times out of ten b caused by Uric
Acid in the blood which the Kldncyi
fail to remove and which corrodes
the heart until it becomes unable to
perform its functions.
Health Offlcen In many dties very
properly refuse to accept " Heart Fail-
ure" as a cause of death. It is fre-
quently a sign of ignorance In the
physician or may be given to cover
up the real cause.
A Medicine with 20 Years of
. Success behind it
will remove the poisonous Uric Acid
by putting the Kidneys in a healthy
condition so that they will naturally
IMPnOVEH IIUNTKR. FUI.I. CI80T.B "A
Steal" snd Wooden t"l llnedl shlrp
tn Mll.hl n.HI.. tTTIT.T.'V OTTAll
Tl lineal snirp? J1"'
;"i-'"- !- i-: . r . -i.-i- r- :;".- -.w ....
LP WAITS rOH OATALUUUfi AViU A-Jllw..0.
M. B. I.KVVIH lurf-.
Meridian Machine Shops.
DoxK MERIDIAN MISS.
Weeks" Scale Work.
HAY.COALSTOCK.ORAIN ippa ri U V
AND COTTON E0AU8. HITW1.U Hi 1
S 33 N S I O N S SS WtSSitt
Fen for Incrcaio (2 llejrcted clulmi rropcufd.
All Uwt trre. 31 jri. practlco. Eucerri or no fee.
I. H XtLralkla.ltliilll0.4n4li!LiiU.C.
nrt Whttkry llolilt mrril
t liomevTIlnout tritn. Honk nf
:irllrtilriiMiitriir.U. It M.
BkruKO I qulrkitll('nia1-mci-or
Mtei.. yeiHl lorbooic or ttlmonl!i li HI ilnjrs'
treatment Fre. Dr. II. H. 1I' (. iiuau. .
GOO SECONDHAND BICTCLES $570515-
MlnuiLr: UOOUAMIVV Itii.t beeloeeit
out. I.litl frte UA.UVad Cjrrle Co. Chlfiico
IT IS THE BEST. YUCATAN
A. N. K.-II
WIIBX WICITINO TO AUVKIITIUKIC
litva.f .Cnle (hp.t yon miv the AdvertUe-
iiivitt la title paper.
1 -r--r . ''
A-head of Pearline?
Never ! ' Not a bit of it ! That is
of the question. Probably not
one ol the many washing-powders
that have been made to imitate
Pearline would claim to excel it
way. All tliev ask js to be
considered "the same as" or "as
good as " Pearline. But they're
not even that. Pearline is to-
day just as jt has been from the
first the best thintr in the world
kind of washing and cleaning.
Because It Is absolutely pure.
Because it is not made by the so-called Dutch Process in
which chemicals are used.
Because beans of the finest quality arc used.
Because It is made by a method which preserves unimpaired
the exquisite natural flavor and odor of the beans.
Because it is the most economical costing less than one cent
set the genuine article made by WALTER
The pine knot the tallow
candle the oil limp gas
these are ttages .in the evo-
lution of illumination which
today Unas its highest expo
iwiMiin Ta ah
"I Mill I 1 alW Mi
If gf''" DRUGGISTS
rnporc-iieEin caue tairnatarairMiiu
(0..Mro. Montreal. Can. or Ken tort1.
JUrCilaOH CITY M
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