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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - July 2, 1914, Mason City, Iowa Mason City GlobeGazette CEIUIO QiBDO COUNTY REPUBLICAN Weekly Gazette Established May 1MI The Dally Globe Established 1881 Jaeued Every Week Day AfJernoon by THE GJUOBEcAZEiTTEi rn is TING GO 182 EMt Vlfth Street 28 and S3 W P D M KEKBERS OF ASSOCIATED PRESS Popei City and Cotuitr Circulation greater tuan any other newspaper in the city county or congressional district Subscribers Please Note Hie pub lishers desire to maintain a perfect delivery system aad tVls cau be ac cwaip itiod cnly by cocperatlou subscribers When delivery Is or Jaw will be thank ful tor on immediate complaint Tele phone assa SUBSCRIPTION OATEJS JDaiy your hy Dally per year Dully per week by 10 SemiWeekly par year by Entered at the Post Office at Mason City Iowa as Keconcietana mutter Advertising Rated Furnished on Ap plication INTERESTS1 j Correspondence NEIGHBORHOOD NOTES EXPENSES INCREASED When Senator Cummins had fin ished his second term as governor there was much discussion and with reason for the big increase in the expenditures of the state but the cost of running the state govern ment increased during the biennial period which closed June 30 by compared with the bien nial report which ended June 30 1912 These figures are given by Q A Willis deputy treasurer of state The figures which he gives and which must be accurate shows that expenses have been increased tremendously in the last two years For the two year period which end ed June30 1912 the state spent for general expenses the two years ending June 30 1914 the expenses had increased to or more than for the previous corres ponding period State officials de clare that this report will have an effect on the lawmakers to bring ttbout economy and curb the extrav agant tendencies The increased cost of government is due to the acts of the general as sembly appropriating funds for the various divisions of the state work The running expenses do not include accounts such as capitol extension extension in dependent funds The receipts of the state for the biennial period ending June 30 1912 were The ex pensos were For the year ending June 30 the receipts were i and the expenditures For the year ending June 30 1914 the receipts were and the expenditures This report shows that the great er the increase was Ielt In the fiscal year which just closed A year ago the state had a cash balance of Today it has a balance of The cajijtol extension fund now has a balance of Under the direction of Willis the collateral inheritance tax collectipns increased luring the last fiscal year The col lections from this source for the year ending June 30 1913 amount ed to The collections for the year which ended yesterday were With new commissions createc about every month a primary elec tion which everybody now admits costs more than it is worth wit capitol extensibn and the board o control paying fancy prices for land for the epileptic colony farm It i no wonder the expenses of the state has increased The population o Iowa does not seem to increase pro portlonally however Tax paying day again in October will stir up some delightful emotions and alai from some definite purposes for th month AT PITTSBURG When a man reads the age o 67 or 68 after a strenuous life am when in addition tc this his spleei is affected by tropical fever h must necessarily lose his punch more or lees Col Roosevelt ha disregarded health retirements i the past but he will needs conserv his physical energy if he is to rank S I We crier Ono nunjlrea Collars Howard for an rfV Catarrh tiat cansot bo cured br F J CHENEZ Toledo O We to nndorafirncd hiiTe Known P i Cheney Cor tbo last 16 years and bcllcYC hl perfectly honorable in all boBlnots transaction and tlnll cbo Co carry cat anr obllcotlo Budo by bla arm HAT BANK OB Toieda Ohio HallB Qitorrli Care 1a taken Intcrnnljj icllL clrectly npVi the blood and roucoua aurfaees o toe intern Teatlrnonlals freo 1 per tx ttle Sold by all r f because we want your tvade for the future as well as today You are protected here on ev ery purchase your money re turned if any article goes wrong Our store is in fine shape to deck you out for the Fourth Palm Beach Suits Palm Beach Serge Trous ers in light colors and fine mercerized materials 51 up to Holeproof for the whole family Neckwear collars belts and everything else in wearables to keep your end up Suits in neat pencil stripes and the new checks trim fSnglish models and neat con servative cuts Clothes that put you in the king row Store open Friday night closed all day Saturday ROTHERS THE BELL CLOTHIERS Where a Dollar Does Its Dutv d Ke W More rain more rest but we can do withtfut the rain for some little time now Crops are beginning to feel the bad effect of too much wish old Jupiter Pluvius would that umbrella of his mended dont mind the drips but the pour is a little too much The ladies of the Harman family accompanied by Martha Whitt and Mr Harman wore Mason City shop perslast Thursday L Helm and wife brought over Ivan Wyborney and wife to Mason City last Thursday thus combining a business and pleasure trip by auto Mr and Mrs John Button Miss Eliza Sutton and Mrs L Button were proposing than TKACHERS GATHERING IN SAINT PAUL luch of a campaign in the future is not reason enough for its coutin he reports of his Pittsburg speech ued existence The Republican ssert that his voice grew weak and Party has so purified itself that It hat she showed fatigue and lack of is in far more advantageous posi nergy His mental activity should tion to do for the Country what Mr e just as keen as ever but when Roosevelt is isease or over work gets at one newparty ver fiftyfive he might just as well ake a reckoning with it But of the speech is different proposition The Min neapolis Journal progressive in hought and policy seems to voice he sentiment of a large number of leople in its estimate of the effort At least what it says editorially is nterestiug It says Mr Roosevelt is still plausible jut less so than a few years back The Pittsburg speech lacks the old ing if not sincerity The Demo ratic policy is not so bad as the Colonel paints It and the over tatement as to the Progressive pol cles is apparent It is plain that Mr Roosevelt is appealing for votes rather than for principles Once only does he strike the high n his flaying of the oldtime poli ical bosses The Colonel now lays down with characteristic positiveness a program along lines that never occurred to lim in all the period of his great opportunity He has suddenly be come interested in the tariff a sub ect that almost escaped his atten tion In previous campaigns and when he was President His present treatment of it betrays the vote get ting touch applying the argument as he does to the farmer the work ngman and the small business man He would have a commission do the tariff plan urged strongly ty Mr Taft long before Mr Roose velt adopted it as a Progressive plank Mr Roosevelt makes the mistake of failing to Bound a conciliatory note to Ihe warring factions He ex presses a vague willingness to work with those who will support Pro gressive principles It their character and record Is such as to prove their sincerity The implication is that to be saved they muat come into the Progressive Party But the recent Progressive confer ence at Oyster Bay was constrain ed by his influence to decline coop eration in the nomination District Attorney Whitman for Governor of New York Mr whitman is a man of vigor and sincerity who has done Special to The GlobeGazette St Paul July the ensuing six or seven days St Paul expects to play the host to 000 or more educators who will be heer let the annual convention of the National Educational Ansocia tlon Every state of the Union and every branch of educational activity from the rural school to the college and university will be represented in the attendance The arrival Cf the advance guard of delegates and the opening of con vention headquarters were events of today Tomorrow and Saturday will be occupied with preliminary bust ness in tho shape of numerous com mittee meetings and confrences The regular ensslons will curry the con vention through the greater part of next week Official forms for Amricaii pa triotic songs under the seal of the Federal bureau of education will be one of many proposals to receive at tention at the convention Other subjects scheduled for discussion are The peace movement the social center movement home and school improvement associations the teach ingof sex hygiene the proposed na tional university recreation activi ties In public schools vocational edu caticiial including social guidance and the extension of medical inspec tion including dental Inspection Mason City shoppers one day last week While on our way to and from Ma son City last Thursday we obscerved crop conditions pretty closely Ev erything looked very well consider ing the rainy season We observed some fine fields of timothy and clov er thick and long of stem promising abundance of hay for the owners Early oats are well headed though in some fields the straw seems rather short Corn in the low lands begins to show the effect of too much rain being grassy and slightly yellow In color but with theright weather conditions has time to recover and I yet make a bumper crop The friendly sttfrk rested under the eaves of the Ara Madera home after the storm of Friday night and in return for the hospitality left a fine specimen of a suffragette of which Art and his good wife feel no end proud May the little lady and thrive and be a source of ever lasting joy to her parents Congratu lations are in order Mrs Longschaddle of Plymouth is assisting in the home of An Ma dera for a week or two and lucky it is that her services were secured Mr and Mrs Henry Urbatsch and son Eld red and Mr and Mrs Irv Helmer and children left last Satur day by the Ford route for a visit in to the relatives of the la dies mentioned who settled there this spring Miss Nettle Armstrong landed in this neighborhood last Friday night and spent a day or two at the Chaa Armstrong hgme and was incidental ly the guest at dinner in the A Lar away home Saturday Fred Allen wife and children of North Dakota are visiting relatives and friends in this corner Mr and Mrs A Laraway and daughter Marion left Saturday af ternoon for Austin Minn returning Sunday eve Cropconditions are not as favorable there as they are near er home Oats and corn are easily two weeks behind and many fields have been flooded and it is even too wet for good hay The river was very high and muddy making one wonder what conditions would be if it got higher and the dam went out One of the pleasures of the trip was a visit to the greenhouses which arc certainly remarkably fine we re newed acquaintance with many bo tanical and horticultural specimens known to us in the lcag ago Rev J Landdeck waa a visitor be tween trains at Carpenter last Sat urday on business Mrs VVeBterniann of Montgomery is visiting at the parental home coming to take part in the missionary festival at Grafton Henry Biederniann and Mr and Mrs Reeck of Grafton were in Aus tin lajst Saturday Tho Riecks visit ed their farm returning Sunday ev ening There was quite a god turn out at the Grafton Missionary festival last Sunday considering the unfavor able weather and road conditions which kept those at a distance from atending The turn out from the home district was very goad and a profitable and enjoyable time enjoy ed by all attending Mr and Mrs H Helmer and daughter Clarice of Plymouth atcnd ed the missionary festival at Grafton last Sunday Mrs Earnest Moore spent Friday afternoon nt Mason City Dr Crawford of Chicago visited his niece Mrs H C Hamilton the past week Robert Birnoy returned the first of the week from Amherst where he has been attending school Dave Oarter of Charles City was an over Sunday visitor here Mr and Mrs Joe Hefner left on Tuesday for an extended auto trip They will visit Waukon McGregor Eldora Cresco and other points Mrs Carl Thompson of Fountain Minn and Mrs Culver of Ventura are visiting their parents Mr and Mrs J B Festl Miss Hattie Whitney who has been attending school at Fayette came the first of the weak to visit her sister Mrs D C Lusk Mr and Mrs Will Haight visited at the Geo Haight home in Mason City on Wednesday Rev and Mrs B E Edwards of Charles City visited friends and relatives In town the past week Mr and Mrs W S Raymond en joyed a visit from a daughter from Mason City the past week Mrs Edgar Boone was brought home on Thursday from Story hos pital at Mason City where she Then And Now Fortynine years ago today the doned saloons or unoccupied thea worlds first meeting of the Salva tion Army was held It took place In an old patched tent erected In an ancient burial ground In the White chapel district of London The first preacher was William Booth a clergyman who was at that time without a church He had been cal led upon to take the place of the regular minister who was lying ill at tion was made up of a mass of poor people many of them evidently with out God or hope in the Af ter the meeting Booth hurried to his home and exclaimed to his wife Kate I have found my destiny As I passed by the doors of the flam Ins Bin palaces tonight I seemed to hear a voice sounding in my Where can you find such heathens as these and where is there so great a need for your labors And there and then in my soul I offered my self and you and our children up to this great This was the be ginning of a worldwide organiza tion From that day meetings were held regularly On the third Sunday the tent blew down and was wrecked beyond repair Having no money for another and without funds to rent a building Booth preached in the op en air Finally he secured the use of an old dance hall that was not In operated on for appendicitis She so on Sundays Week day meet getting along very nicely Mrs H H Barton and daughter Ruth of friends in Arlington town are visiting Miss Martha Gale OE Ore gon is visiting at the home of her cousin Edmund Henely and Mrs Har ry Shaw Mra Harry Mullarlcey and little son spent Sunday with the formers mother Mrs Elmer Kuhl at Charles City Mrs Clarence Johnson and little daughter Gladys went to Waterloo Monday evening to spend a week visiting friends Dr Evans of Waterloo presiding elder of this district of theMetho dist Episcopal church filled thu Methodist pulpit Sunday morning John King of Oelweln la visiting ills daughter Mrs Lee Wheeler Mrs A W Carney of Waterloo is visiting her daughter Mrs Cliff Nora Springs ook Tho will begin on Chautauqua Thursday afternoon WOULD ENJOIN OOLLKOIO PltOM USE OP ITS NAME Dubiiqiie German Institution Files Notice of Suit Against St Josephs College Dubuque July no tice in a novel suit Involving the right cf St Josephs college to use the name of Dubuque has been served upon the officers of the institution by the officers of the Dubuque German college It is claimed by the officers of the latter institution that St Josephs college will receive the benefit Ojf nation wide advertising that has been ac quired at large expense by the Du buque German college and that in jury will accrue to the German insti tution St Josephs colege one of the old est institutions In the state recently reincorporated and changed the name to Dubuque college Both insti tutions represent hundreds of thous a great and vital work in cleaning of dollars investment and im up the City of New York There is 1 a fine opportunity for the progres one hundred thousand dollars sive elements of all shades to get An Injunction is sought by the German college of which Dr C ST NORA SPRINGS Steffens is president and it is ex pected the case will be tried at the October term ot the district court NEW AUTO CAUSES DEATH behind him and throw the bossism of both Barnes and Murphy out of the State Government But Mr Roosevelt despite his highsounding principles advises division of the forces for the good and thus virtu ally advocates turning the State over to Tammany It Is plain enough that he prefers party to principle which is one of the chief reasons no doubt for the j this Russell Farmer Crushed Rencath Car When It Tunis Turtle Ottumwa July i Charles Springer of near Russell was kilod rapid wane of the Progressive Party he had purchased a few days everywhere The fact that Colonel turned turtle and pinned him Roosovelt desires to head a party of neath ago be MB SlrinSar who hJs own regardlessof hurjt was with her husband escaped un H J Schnedlev attended the com mencement exercises of Cornell col lege at Ml Vernon where his daugh ter Mildred graduated tuls year Mr and Mrs J H Martin enter tained friends from Clarlcsville Sun day Mr and Mrs Earnest Sherman and daughter Audrey returned the last of the week from a motor trip to Anamosa where they visited Mr Shermans parents Mrs T H Shocltler of Cedar Palls is expected here this week She will visit her daughter Mrs Chas Garmon and son C C Sheck ler also Mrs Belle Mr and Mrs Peterson of Clear Lake were over Sunday visitors at the homo of Mrs Petersons par ents Mr and Mrs Murray Roberts Miss Marjorle Cutler came from Chicago the past week to spend hor vacation at home Mias Cutler is studying nursing at the Frances Mil lard hospital Dr C E Gorman is visiting rela tives at Akron Ohio Miss Ruth Soule is attending sum mer school at Fayette Mr and Mrs O W Rofoeson and daughter Thelma of Rudd wore Nora Springs visitors on Thursday evening Miss Mable Decker who teaches school at Estherville has returned home for her vacation Mrs Edmund Henely returned from Chicago Thursday morning Mr and Mrs Samuel Henderson have returned from a fortnights visit with relatives in Waterloo Prof Rudolph SchuHz of Minne apolis has been visiting relatives in town the past week Mrs Jennio Blood and daughter Vista of Grinnoll visited at the Ed son Gaylord home the past week continue for a week It will be held on the vacant lots just east of HYiry Buckners residence Mrs Edward Henely and Miss Martha Gale visited Mrs Harvey Bryant at Mason City Monday Miss Norma Dobson entertained a number oE girl friends at au after noon thimble party on Thursday af ternoon Mrs W A Eikles and Mra W W Soule wore Mason City rhopers Mon day atternoon Mrs A F Wietgrefe ot New Hampton visited her daughter Mrs J G Hurt the Ruth Baughey of Nora Springs and Bert Kuchule of Water loo were married at the Christian parsonage In Charles City by Rev S T Burgess on Tuesday afternoon and went to Waterloo where they will mako their home immediately after the ceremony The young peo ple are well and very fayorably known in Nora Springs and all of their friends join in wishing them a long life of happiness and pros perity The Misses Lohr of Rudd were over Sunday visitors here with their parents Mr and Mrs Peter Lohr Miss Kate Wilde Is attending sum mer school at Charles City Cliff Moody who graduated in law at the state university at Iowa City this year returned home the first of the week A fraternity friend re turned home with him for a short visit Mr and Mrs Dey Heed motored to Mason City the first of the week Miss Nellie Stranbe returned to Charles City Sunday evening where she is attending summer school The Ahrens and Pollock garage is about completed and presents a fine appearance Mrs Barker of Rochester Minn is visiting her sister Mrs J H Martin Mrs Andrew Gast and grandson Dave Cast are visiting relatives In Aberdeen South Dakota Miss Wilma Kiley has gone to tres became Salvation Army Today the Salvation Army Is the greatest evangelistic organization In the world The pokebonneted Ar my lassie is a familiar sight in every country on earth with the single exception of Russia They are wag ing Gods battle even In Iceland They have laid seige to Russia and it Is reported that even the empire Is his home The first congrega on the point of capitulation Their o nf battie cry is heard in every wealth of the United States more than 900 or missionsare located in nearly every cltyi and town In these meeting places ifiore than Americans gather during a years time to listen tothe exhortations ot nearly officers of both sexes that make up the Sal vation Army in the United States The street corner meeting is a famil iar sight in every part of the world More than of these are held every year in this country at which over recruits have been gath ered in a twelvemonth to the Armys ranks from the congregations Our war is a war of they pro claim and it is witnessed by the world wide charity of th eorganiza tion It has established In the Unit ed States nearly 100 worklngmena hotels which accommodate annually more than persons over 120 industrial homes where about meals have been served in a year about 30 rescue and materni ty homes where girls and chil dren find shelter ThPh Pemalleitly fertile These things need to be lookefl after 6 ings were held in a dilapidated shed formerly a storehouse for old rags As the Army grew it was forced into the streets Narrow alleys aban Strawberries are a past Raspberries are beginning to come on the market now There will not bo many apples so apple grow ers say Early potatoes never look ed better Herb Holt Is ahead on that stunt and has been selling po tatoes for three weeks He says he has a secret process Corn is king again in old Iowa Several fields will be laid by by the 4th Ezra Orcutt is the proud owner of a brand now auto Mr and Mrs Stump visited at Perley Bakers Sunday Iowa may ROBBING SOIL Arrangements Must Be IVInde to Put IJuck Into Soil tho Elements That The ISig Yields Remove Iowas bumper crops take enor mous amounts of fertility out of the soli every year Consequently Iowa lands are losing their riches more rapidly than is generally understood and how to put back the fertility taken out Is uu important problem hat demands best thought and ffort of the farmer These facts are emphasized in an mportant farmers bulletin on The fertility of Iowa Soils just Issued y the agricultural experiment sta lon at Iowa State college It was vritten by P E Brown of the soils ection and Is based on a preliminary Charles City to accept the position girl ir the office o Dr of W R McCray Miss Lucille Pipps of Mason City spent Sunday in town NEWS Avery Stump son of Mr William Stump while his mother was in the act of washing pulled the plug from the washer stooped over to ick up the plug and the boilingwa ter run out over his back and arms and scalded him very badly A doc tor was called and the babe made as comfortbale as could be but will be a little sufferer for a number of days Mrs T L Liosenburg and Mrs Le on Liesenburg and Gertrude Schul maa were royally ontertained at the pleasant home of Mr and Mrs Frank Goodell Wednesday B F Baker has lately built a fine well andwash house which adds to the comforts of their all ready fine home B F and William Heath are doing the work Win Heath visited last week at tho Ben Daker home and enjoyed the company of his new niece Mary Elliston and Mao Lyons of Chicago spent last week with their friend Alice Goodell F C Paul and wife j spent last week at tho F M convention al Clinton They report a very fine and enjoyable time Mrs J B Smell and laughter from Shreve Ohio are spending t at Chaa Ransoms Mr Clark is rebuilding the large barn on tho farm which Art Ransom now lives on It will be a very handy catclv when Tile several ohi6n patches are al looftfrtg Wifgltty fine tliese days San Kennedyhas ap large palcuof thre urvey of the state in reds of soil samples which bun were taken DOUGHERTY Miss Genevieve McCormick of Ma sou City was in town Saturday C C Wertz is working in tha butcher shop during A Wilsons ab rom the different soil areas It deals with the whole problem of fer llity and discusses various farming ystems that will help solve the prob in It must not be says he author that Iowa soils are in ertile but they are losing fertility much more rapidly than is generally Tables that are pre ented show that In such a year as 912 the ten leading crops of the tate take out fertility worth considering only the three most Important plant foods phos jhorus nitrogen and potassium The otal fertility taken out exceeds A hundred bushel Top of corn takes fertility out of erty he soil that is worth an acre bumper 50 bushel crop of wheat vitt take out plant food worth per acre Tho nitrogen taken out of the soil nnually Is the most Important tern because its value is about That is why the Crowing of legumes like clover and alfalfa are so important to agrlcul ure They take nitrogen from the air and put it into the soil through the small nodules that grow on their oots When legumes are turned un der for green manures the supply of nitrogen in Iowa soil may be main ained indefinitely Tho other two important elements hosphorus and potassium are taken out in amounts of about 000 each annually Much of this is returned every year through nures when they are properly taken care of and through corn stalks and ibblo that are plowed under but even then there Is a large net loss Vtr Brown says that generally the phosphorus content is low in Iowa soils and sooner or later will have 0 he supplied as for potassium the supply seems to be larger If corn wore grown continuously on the best of the estate and the corn stalks plowed under each year but no ma nures or other fertilizer added tho phosphorus supply In that soil Mr Brown estimates would last about 90 years That Indicates ho says the importance of proper manuring and rotations The survey disclosed that very generally Iowa soils need lime to keep them in good condition for crop production It has been commonly supposed that the lime In tho soil would last for many years to come but H leaches out rapidly and Is al so removed In other ways As lime goes out the soil becomes sour and most crops suffer some like alfalfa very seriously Tho situation demands tho best thought of Iowa farmers but Mr Urown makes this encouraging state ment Iowa Bolls do not need to wear out If the moisture of the soil be regulated by cultivation and drainage If crops bo rotated cor rectly if farm manures bo cared for right find used with green manures if some phosphates bo added as need and It lime be applied Iowa soils The vaudeville at the Unique the atre Sunday night was well attend ed Two shows were put on and1 played to crowded house The ico cream social given Sunday by the North Side Ladles was held at the hall as It waa too chilly under I the grove j The Dougherty band is making i preparations to give concerts In the f near future i One of Oscar Hudsons children had the misfortune to break his col1 lar bono last Monday while at play t The R N A Ladies dance wag atI tended by a large crowd and one had a good time The ball game between Aredale i and Dougherty Sunday was a good game Both teams fought hard to 1 Win but Arodale finally won by a score of 10 to 9 A large crowd witi nessed the game i John Beecher John Dolan Tom Kelly and Pat Boyle each shipped f a car of cattle to Chicago last Sun day Pat Boyle also shipped a car of hogs Miss Julia Wade of Iowa City ia visiting at the Clarke home Mr and Mrs J V Kelly of Graf ton Iowa at one time residents of this burg came Thursday night and spent a few days with old friends k They were guests at the T home Mr and Mrs Roy Jones and little son left for their home ia Idaho laat Friday morning after three weeks visit here with the ladys relotives Mr and Mrs George Brady of Bel mond spent Thursday here with hel atlves Robert Mullen and nephew John Mullen returned from Wisconsin on Wednesday evening where they at i tended the funeral of a brother and uncle Frank Mullen 1 Mrs Mary Wade and daughter Katherine spent Sunday here with j the ladys mother Mrs D Dougli A number from here attended the commencement exenclses ut Rock well last Tuesday evening and all report the program firstclass WOMEX ATHIjKTISS TO COMPETE INr OMAHA TK1 JJ3I SOKOt MEET Special to Tho GlobeGazette Omaha Neb July na ticinal championships of tho Tel Jed Sokol which will be in Omaha July 2127 will he enlivened by athletic competition among more than 200 women Now York City will Bend a delegation of twenty four women athletes Chicago as many while other eastern cities will send large representations The competition among the wom en excites even more Interest than that of the men The womens cham pionships are keenly contested as the winners carry the championship pins for a year More than 600 atheltes will com pete in the athletic championships which will extend ivor a period of two days On Sunday following tho chsimplonshipa an exhibition will be given by the winners Conservative estimates place the number of members who will at tend the convention at Ne braska cities will send big represen tations both for the athletic con tests and fqr tho convention A monster parade on Saturday will wind up the festivities At least Bohemians will be in lice for the DAY IX SALOONS Twentyone Duhuqtie Thirst Parlors Closo Doors Dubuque July was bargain day In twentyone saloons in tho city of Dubuque Today that number of Irrigating joints wore closed never to again open This loaves sixty saloons In oper ation in the city tho council having mado its second elimination In com pliance with the Moon law effective yesterday Jan 1 next the number will bo reduced to tor each thousand of
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