Winslow Mail (Newspaper) - February 7, 1919, Winslow, Arizona WINSLOW is The Metropolis of Northern Clean Local Newspaper For the VOL 28. NAVAJO FEBRUARY 7. 1919. NO. 50 Notwithstanding the assertions of Secretary of War Baker thai all soldiers who have been discharged by the government have been given their back and soldiers in the service are regularly receiving their pay yet the fact remains that nearly every train bearing soldiers that pass through Winslow one or more of the men make statements to the Red Gross Canteen Service women that they are destitute of funds and have back pay coming a couple of months or and in a soldier had received no pay for a period of twenty Perhaps changing men from one camp to and placing them in different units from time to time may account for this but certainly when the men are started off on long journeys to other camps some provisions should be made for their instead of having them depend ion Red Cross women to provide for last week one man who was being invalided to a camp at San Francisco from the east was found entirely and Mrs. at the head of canteen advanced him from her personal funds that he might get something to eat on the balance of his promising to refund the money when the government sent him his pay Another going east from a California had the same story of ng destitute with back pay to He refused the loan of but was prevailed upon to go to the Harvey House to eat a When train departed the Red Gross wired ahead to the Chapter at Gallup to feed the with instructions for them to wire ahead to the next ' Another squad of returned soldiers were started out from New York with a five-day army but the storm period delayed the and without food for more than a day when they reached and they had their first cup of coffee here which was ' served them by the Canteen If there was less red tape in the war and er clerks and more such conditions as above described would not LacaT Workers Win From a recent issue of Gross we find the following complimentary notice in reference to the work that is being done by the local Red Gross is another point that has occasion to serve trainloads of Their report on general canteen service in the month of December shows 4,54? 850 and 12 marines with food and and the greater part of these men were enroute for other thus calling for special Canteen Escort For a little desert town Winslow has accomplished truly remarkable and must be accorded Mrs. A. R. Goldman and the other members responsible for the Chapter's The Cash Market handles only the best grades of You are never new device for comfort and appearance of those who were and lenses Thirty experience in eye Dr. Oscar S. Santa Fe The announcement has been made by the war department that orders haye already been issued for the return of the 40th Division to the United This division includes the 158th which is largely composed of Arizona Gov. Campbell has asked to have the 158th brought to Phoenix for and if this request is granted there will be a monster demonstration arranged to welcome the home-coming of our ' Roosevelt Memorial Following the example of which set Feb. 9th, as a memorial day for the late Theodore our Gov. Campbell has issued his official proclamation urging all to assemble in public or their usual places of worship to honor to the memory of the greatest Throughout the land next services will be held in every hamlet and town by the citizenship of the nation to pay their tribute to the man who has been the inspiration fori the past decade for a higher political standard in this and has courageously for instilling into the minds of the people a greater patriotism and love of and loyalty to the New Plumber for Mr. C. A. of arrived in the city last day and will open a plumbing and heating establishment in one of the Flinn buildings on Front The title of the w firm will be the Plumbing & Heating Co. Mr. who will be the .is a first-class plumber thoroughly understands the business of installing heating His stock of supplies has been ordered and he expects to be ready for business within a few * Has Gone to Mr. T. was suddenly afflicted with some trouble with his eyes jast and on the advice of his physician left for Phoenix Wednesday evening to consult an eye His leaving was so unexpected he did not have time to arrange for his paper and he the editor to make his apologies to his customers for the to call at the store for their Revival The revival services at the Methodist churchy attracting good crowds every and the Mr. is holding the interest of the His sermons for the rest of this week are as Eternal Sunday Cry of the Sunday Does the Bible Teach a Services next week every evening except Monday aed begin at 7:30 p. m. with a song Baptist ladies of the Baptist church will have a sale of and bakery February 21st, beginning at 10 o'clock a.m. Noon lunch will be For lots 13, 14, 15 and 16, in block addition to See F. B. 323 West Third St The best line of salad and other appetizing can always be found at the Winslow Cash Market to a Must be and in first-class j State particulars and j lowest cash Address P. 10. Box 64, Mr. and John accompanied by the parents of Mr. left Wednesday morning for California to sojourn a couple of Mrs. W. G. Rock and and Miss who have been enjoying a vacation in fornia with another returned home last Master Dennis one of the editor's little is suffering from an attack of but he has made a good fight and is rapidly There is a that about March 1st a new bake shop and coffee will be opened to the It will take the nature of a as well as lunch Another boy has been enrolled as a member of the Goldworthy and Frank is so cheerful over the addition that he gives no thought to the high of Mother and baby are prospering V Dr. Gelert Ramage got his dental offices fully ped in the in suite and is how prepared to meet his patients with his forceps and a The of the patient will probably be Bob Walton was called to Phoenix last Thursday evening by of the killing of- Mr. Wal ton has been a friend of since first he came into the and is with all the business affairs of the T. Larson was in the city last Tuesday on Mr. Larson has been absent from the hating in climate of Tucson to benefit his and he returns feeling very much Word come to Winslow yesterday morning of the death of Mr. Leo at an attack of pneumonia following Mr. Verkamp is the best known and most popular sheep man in been secretary of the association for a number of years Draw Terms in Pen. Juan the young Mexican hobo who shot at Brakeman F. Lt knocking the lantern out of his the attempted to put him off the was found guilty at his trial in Flagstaff last and given a sentence in the penitentiary of hot less than thirty months nor more than three Fred who was captured in charged with stealing a stallion from the ranch of George was also convicted in the court at and was sent to the penitentiary for not less than thirty months nor more than four The two youthful Sickles and who killed Ed. of were sent to the penitentiary for a term not less than twenty-five years nor more than thirty-five These are the first sentences pronounced by the new Judge Eddie and he seems to have the correct idea of dealing with Fresh California fruits and green vegetables can always had at the Winslow Cash Some lady left a pair of black kid gloves in Maccabee hall at the reception given to Dr. Neff a couple of weeks The owner can have them by calling at this community was shocked last Friday morning by word coming from Phoenix that the day previous Frank a former resident of hlad killed near Glendale by Jeff New also a former resident oi Both men are in the sheep and at the pres ent time have their flocks in the sputh It bad Blood has been existing between them for some time over range fights in northern but their friends ever expected it would terminate so From an account in the Phoenix papers it seems the two men in their in opposite and according to Newman's as the Hoctor commenced shooting and Newman got out of his and shot twice with his hitting either of which would have been No one witnessed the and when Newman found his victim dying he put him in his car and rushed him to but tor was dead before reaching the the inquest the jury found that deceased to his death from the shots fired by and he is held 4n a bond of Mr. leaves a and a daughter about ten years Mr. Newman also has a and has been a resident of Arizona since his He is a brother of Newman this county New Christian Christian has been without a pastor the departure of Rev. Fred S. Carter last has called Rev. of Milton to the pulpit He is expected to arrive in the city within a few days with his preach his first sermon February 16th. Indicted by Grand One Samuel who attained a doubtful celebrity as the plaintiff in a million dollar suit against all the banks in the state of has been indicted by a federal grand jury in along with numerous other in his promotion on the charge of using the United States mail to Pandolfo is suing the state bankers a letter was read at their last state convention from a Texas state officer telling them to keep their banks clear of Pandolfo as he had a bad reputation in This letter was published in the proceedings of the which forms the basis of the Messrs. Howe & Reed have secured the agency for the Gates Tires and Inner Why throw away your old casing when they can be used with Gates Tires at half the cost of a new and add 8,000 to 10,000 more miles to the original Makes them puncture and over-size Gates Inner Tubes are better and and than the best tubes on the Call on us for convincing Let us show We are installing machinery for putting on half Office at Ideal Laundry 208-10 Williamson Catholic Church Services will be held next Sunday in St. Joseph's church as 1st Mass with sermon in Spanish at 8:30 a. 2d Mass with sermon in English at 10 a. m. Sunday school at 11 a. m. Evening sermon at 7 p. m. Father Oil Boom The big that was started in the near about a year has flat and the companies that were supposed to make all their investors rich are now being investigated bv the Corpora tion The of the two companies and a subsidiary promotion which have been taken into the possession ot the show that hundreds of thousands of had been paid into the fraudulent and the only visible assets are two holes in the one and a possible title to several small tracts of These companies were known as. Arizona Oil & Refining the United & Refining and the age agency of former company known as the Securities and In vestment high sounding titles that easily beguiled people to let loose of their money in a quick blue sky v The promoters of the oil boom were a lot of imported boomers from Los and it will be remembered they had geological experts from all the country visit the and issue enthusiastic reports of the positive oil and predicting the Chino Valley would develope into the greatest oil field the expert opinions of these played up strong in all the and it made most interesting reading to the sucker who was ready to separate himself his of the went as to recommend the stock these panies as a good in which service they no doubt made a comfortable charge to satisfy their The Corporation over vigorous protest of one of the granted to these companies the privilege of selling 5,000,000 shares one-half cent a Records of transactions show that the Arizona company was paid for 4,000,000 of the shared the subsidiary the General arid that it was sold by them for This money advertising and for in maintaining elaborate offices to give the institution of and paying the directing officers their monthly stipend for managing the The Chino Company has had a similar and is now in the of the with nothing to receive but a 250-foot hole in the The gullible stockholder in these ventures is simply out his but holds a gaudily decorated certificate showing he at one time thought he was to be in the world's greatest ' - To Whom It May I hereby give notice that I have disposed of all of my interest in the Canton Grocery doing business in the town of and that from and after this date will not be responsible for any debts contracted by that Sam January 18, 1919. For Nash Quad truck in perfect mechanical This truck is of and drives on all four We are prepared to make a special price and offer liberal Phoenix Nash 521 N. Central Soldiers StOr Word has been received that Fred Joe one of the Gates and the are on their home from The information comes in France saying these boys were at the port of waiting for a sailing J. J. who has been at Camp has been discharged from the and with his who has been living near the Winslow to again make their Mr. Abell is employed at the Sherman Thurston another is home with his and back in his old job as a for the Santa v George who has been at Camp has from and home here last Wednesday Proclamation of It is by that the Governor shall annually by proclamation set aside a certain day to be known and observed as Arbor It is fitting love of us should find in tHe planting of and the of and orchard and in the adornment of public private grounds and the 1 ornamentation beautification bff the environments of our schools private and 2B37-2840, df the Statutes of. Civil K * of. hereby designate 7-fch. day of 1919, as. to be observe ed in the of Santa and and similarly I apart the fourth 1919, as Arbor Day for due in the of Navajo and fv In of. the the and the ing of blood and iron to in life which for culture cultivation of the Arbor Day of 1919, is. endowed with special I recommend observance of Arbor and that would the pupils in but those of older participate in exercises and the of vines and the end the various communities of the state will be made more places in which to f * In witness I have hereunto set and caused the great seal of the state of Arizona to be Done at the this 31st day of 1919. Thomas e. ' Governor of - - Mit of By R. e. Asst. To Whom It May - Notice is hereby given that Canton Grocery Co. has all the interest of Wong Kwong Sing in the and any accounts or debts contracted by the said Sam. Wing in the name of the Canton Grocery Co. must be presented to us on or 1st for or the same Canton Grocery Co.