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Belton Journal (Newspaper) - September 2, 1915, Belton, Texas THE JOURNAL To Thine Own Self Be True and It Must As the Night the Thou Canst Not Then Be False To Any Volume SEPTEMBER Number WELCOME EXTENDED BELL COUNTY TEACHERS AND WISHES FOR A SUCCESSFUL YEAR 191516 BATTLE OF BALLOTS WILL SOON BE ON IN EARNEST NOMINATIONS ARE COMING IN FROM ALL PARTS OF TERRITORY COVERED BY THE BELTON SEND II YOUR IT TODAY The Automobile Contest of The Belton Journal hi which are giving nearly in prizes to the ladies of Belton and surrounding territory is beginning to take bringing in nomi nations and coupons from ferent parts of the contest ter and we would be glad to have those who have been nominated to call on the con test manager and get aU the necessary information needed to make a successful and have him explain the meth qds and give you a receipt book which is free and ready So the Be a Live Energy and enthusiasm are contagious contestants that they themselves are doing best to win are the who will receive the bulk of the support from those who haveno personal v any of but are willing to help those who show they areN trying to help them v v S Quite a number of people asked the question ho is going to run They waiting to see the contest nts get busy So they can de im they want we are to get and experiences and the pleas ure and thrills incident day out after votes are ter than a circus and its bene fits are practical and It turns the mind away from the every day ex gives a broader scope of things of gen eral And above all things and of the greatest the fact that the valuable array of prizes which will be presented to those who will be mean of producing still more thrills and become the source of everlasting On the last page of this is sue will be found a list of ladies who have been nominat ed up to this after the votes with a that that might them snow the v Right If you have not been dont let another day pass send hi your 2 for you may be overlook the opportunity of a life Make a beginning and will have every for congratulations when the con 4rviest We i you to wait one single Just say you will Gall on contest manager or write him and get a receipt book and i start after f ift take nerve to t one of these costly prizes in this It only requires mingled with ener and an average amount of The contest is good medicine for those who It is a never end ing of new scenes Elliott Sunday night at the Chris tian Edwin Elliott was ordained to the ministry by Edwin and the elders of the The sermon of Boynton was an earnest His the young minister was full of commenda tion for past work and proven faithfulness Following Elliott thank ing the of the con for their sres ponse to all Z Ireland to the parents who have their boys for Boy Scout and other He made an earn est plea that the boys of the city be remembered in all gen eral work and also special work on their Elliott leaves today for Fort where he will enter as a student in The Bell County teachers neet in this city Monday ng in their annual he sessions of the institute through Friday after Teachers of the nt and rural schools of the will be The program is an interest ng one and many topics of dis will be of as practical to mothers and Sunday chool teachers as to the teach rs of our public s especially true of the ses ion of to and TOO to The session of to will be devoted to devo exercises and an address n some health or eneral interest The sessions of to will be devoted to the and practical work pf an interest n particularly le schools and to the discuss on of face in iate and high school hese three departments meet i sections in the discussion of leir The primary work will be by Miss of Kil SCHOOL NOTICE Thompsons School will reopen For par apply to PATTI 25pd and have returned from a pleasant visit their sons Wells Terrell and Julien Wells of Miss Joe George has returned from where she spent the past several weeks pleasantly as guest of LIGHT HEADED What would you think of a person who would plant some seed in the ground and then go out and dig the seed up every day to see if it had sprouted x We that you would think that he was light in the head and ought to have a v 1 guardian Yet thats about the way some people who start a bank They put the money in the but the balance grows because it is checked out as fast as de In order get ahead and secure enough funds to make a profitable the de posit should be left alone to like the seed in the THE First State Bank TEXAS A GUARANTY FUND BANK ROGRAM FOR lany Features of General In terest on Program Sunday School Teachers intermediate department rill be directed by different aders each day and ureal work in the schools holds n important part on the pro Tarn Subjects for the high school are Relation of chool Athletics to Discipline Community Cooperation De t morn ing from to 1 be devoted to the follow ng subjects 1 The Bell County 2 Boys Agricultural and Ave Stock 3 Girls Canning Other subjects of general will also be presented or The session of to to each lay except Friday will be de to professional morning of Fri day from to already been The from to mil be devoted to the ncident to the of Belton hearty ome the teachers of the county and wishes for thai a most pleasant and prof able Attended Sixtieth Frazier wi Pres ent Monday at the of the sixtieth of the marriage of hi the celebration bein held on the Frazier ranch Mor There were rela tives inciting brothers Frazier an lies sons and grand children and chil of these finold Homes of present lie from New A splendid and bar becue was Many of at the pleasant of Monday were guests Fraz iers parents their sixtieth wediS COUNTY EXPERIMENT ASSOCIATION MEETING The Bell County Experiment Association held its regular monthly meeting at the station Saturday Cater maole a fine re port of the overlaid Cater eatest College to a Farmers says he regards profit from the t spiration his They are both anurous to get ready to enter A and have pledged hard study to that Selection of se discussed and the ing in another Co issue were The question a it is profitable to or not was seemed to be opinion on this si holding for and otl the if had to be topped by h the Jie rela tive value for daay deed of fe terita was a above sudan as tine in college to corn was n of this ip tke corn There Iffer nee of some EXAMINATIONS FOR TEACHERS Will Be Held Friday and Saturday of This grass was green feed that The grass should as it begins to head need of for a corn that about three the present native cussed 4and seve best just Texas pature rlic than dis rec the for the cross wit corn secure The agreement tegt irig of seed corn far mer in an other column and a ed to every farm to of corn at the fember and will of the Association all other of the Hamer The regular fall examina tions for teachers certificates will be held Friday and Saturday of this Subjects required specially for permanent and permanent primary certificates will be giv en Subjects for first and grade certificates be given Friday and THE GRAND JURY COMPLETES WORK TO TEST SEED CORN FOR ALL FARMERS OF COUNTY FREE Work Will Be Done at Station Conducted By Short and A of dorn will be made free for all farmers oi the county have fifty to one hundred ears at the Ex periment Station sec ond Saturday in reading of the test will bo at the regular month ly meeting of the Bell County Experiment Association to be tield September This meet ing will be public and are interested are to be The tests will be directed by Manager Short of the sta County Demonstration Agent Tom Youngblood and will be absolutely freev to all Larmers availing themselves of he The necessity of knowing the terminating power of an ear as well outwardly very ear of will be Family and Jackson a pleasant reunion last having with them their Hamer who built the three Homer Jackson of in Arthur Jackson of precinct and the roads in the New Oklahoma Little Eiver division f of the Jackson of Colorado Temple district and is now just also little TT Misses and completing work in the road district has been a contract in Gauda lupe In the work on the roads in this the contracts have been held direct or sub by Hamer the contracts have been carried out with less fric tion and more general satisfac tion possibly any other contract work which been done in the Hamer has begun the shipping of part of his outfit to and will go in a few days to the starting of the work Sunday School Teachers Invited To Attend The Sunday school teachers of the city are invited to at tend the Teachers Institute to be held in this city during next The work of the sessions from 9 to a and to of each day will as of as practical benefit to the Sunday school teachers as teach ers of the purely literary Every Sunday school teacher should attend the institute and get this practical Shallow Shr and Louis Deav er were visitors in the the Midway district inae new road to be opened the Bel with the Bel Ford fiom a point ne Midway to a point near neighbor say tais be one the finest roads in the improvements are Har Nigro is able to be out er a weeks Jackson Undergoes Oper Jackson underwent an operation for appendicitis Tues day morning at his He is reported as getting along John DRobinson has as guests her Haley and Haley of Mid Mrs Robinson with these guests and Corra were late week visitors in Miss Florence Whitley is guest of Miss Ruth Wright of and Tay lor a on of New Jadkson and her guests a few days with relatives Moffat and the weekend in They also visited in Brtlett and while to and Rogers Tulloch domiciled in the White on North Pearl street The grand jury for the Jun term of the district court com its work the latter part of last The following is its final re port 1915 To the Honorable District Cour of the Judic ial District your grand jury of the June beg to make th following report We have returned 46 indict ments arid 31 We have ed all law violations brought to attention with the above re We have visited the in as good and sanitary condition as could be for an institution of this na we wish recommend the installation of private of a public bath and quarters for boys as we doubt the wisdom of keeping them with other We also investigated the poor f arm sanie seems to be in good also of the opinion that the suspended sentence law operating against the best and safety of our We also believe that more care be exercised in the selection of jurors much crime is going We wish also to express our gratitude to The district the district the coun ty attorney the sheriff and all the peace officers for the faith ful service that they rendered i ong rof meetings and Hare made for the taking up again of the regular appointments for meetings at houses and commu and shutin t in the Let who possibly can be present and Jet a number of new workers present them selves for field The of work is many are will open ter establish nent in Thompsons Willbe p Id custo pers SELECTION OF GOOD SEED CORN Tests Approved by Leading Farmers All Over the The following six tests of good seed com are accepted by the best corn growers all over the These rules tests are of interest to farmer in just at this time all the corn is ripe and much of it being TEST corfa is best It is true to yield and less to TEST corn should be selected from the field and not the of the big ears in the crib were not grown under average condi tions as to space from other and under average conditions will not reproduce its TEST corn je selected from the inside of he field and from stalks ingin a good Born grown under these conditions will be likely to reproduce it TEST corn should e the big Ears of corn selected for seed corn should be he biggest ears that are grown V n the field under average con When a big ear is round on a stalk where the corn las an average stand go that ear for it is likely ta L reproduce TEST corn should je gathered from a two ear T On this matter there is some difference of opinion V t is generally i accepted that ity his climate tends to should do TEST the Practiced by iver the field before orn is get that wanted for Others put a box or sack in the wagon i gather the seed corn at ame time as the V r Still another test recommend ed is that of testing the seed orn for from the field on ts general White and family are moving into their home Pearl fi V Mack is suf this week with an attack f malarial Inducements for Saturday and Monday Drug Stationery WS are going to sell Monday every in at a great to bring pu into our get our As space wont pep tion a show that it is a just one We Mention the 75c Toilet 25c Peroxide 25c Tooth Pates lc 25c Talcum In other dollar article jji it 50c articles for Saturday and grade merchandise if We are doing this with you and make you one of every article we only men li well known articles and not to Illustrate i Cough Syrups 19c 39c i 73c Black Draught 73c Goods at Half Caps at Half for 75c articles for 25c articles for visit to will convince Now is the time to save money on your store Remember Time and Place to Buy Your You cant miss this great bargain sale and we extend to everybody cordial come and visit our inspect our line and see the great record breaking on every thing you want in a drug Y AND MONDA J AT THE Belton Drug Company Free Delivery Live Wire Main and Central j
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