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Atlantic Telegraph (Newspaper) - December 19, 1888, Atlantic, Iowa The Atlantic volume number we continue to in All at exceptionally Low a Large assortment of most desirable merchandise suitable for Holiday our filled with Choice selections of Holiday draws the crowd Day and in this As in All departments we Are b we will not Only meet All Cut prices asked by our c9mpetitors but in most departments ours Are while everybody talks about displaying the largest lines and lowest prices doing the and that is what we Are and you certainly ought to place yourselves in a position to reap some of the benefits of our silk this week we ask your attention to our and Plush departments in dress we have a Large assortment at lower figures than these goods were Ever before the most interesting department in the House is we keep up the assortment and can show you just As Fine a line of new styles As at the commencement of the season at much lower we have just received a new line of Plush Jacques and Mojeska the Price of which has been largely in flannels and blankets we Are still have this Day opened one More Case of Standard 64x64 at 5 with our new line of carpets we have on exhibition the finest line of Smyrna rugs to be found in the come and see try to buy and we will meet you half Green Bay lumber dealers in All kinds of Oak Cedar posts yellow Norway and White Pine floor Poplar and White Pine English american be hard soft prices the give us an Opportunity to figure on your estimates cheerfully Yards at Marne and Walnut Home endorsement of the undersigned grocers of respectfully certify that they Are Selling the Fol lowing soaps made by the Atlantic soap White yellow Cocoa Oil and that the said soaps Are equal to any on the and Are giving entire satisfaction to Pur customers Brackett Nepp Stier Christensen manager of the edited by superintendent Atlantic Public the schools close on and pupils and teachers Are planning for a week of v the Winter term will begin wednes january the first Hal year will close january at which time promotions will be v the reviews which precede promo Tion will begin january during the period of review pupils will be carefully graded on their work and their stand Ings will be taken As a basis for promo v mumps Are reducing the school at Tendance at miss assistant in the Walnut was a Public school visitor last v those who attend the state meeting at Des Moines next week should secure a receipt of the ticket agent Here if they desire to take advantage of the reduced Railroad the state teachers association promises to be unusually interesting this a Large attendance is sex the new Savery will be head the lady teachers of the state pro pose to organize a department or Section devoted especially to their own part of the educational at the meeting of the state some Anita is pronounced Marne is pronounced the name of the River on which at Lantie is situated is these pronunciations Are from Xii Pincott of Dubuque pro poses the use of two new words a meaning to write on Bhe Type a meaning one who writes on the v every few Days we Are met with the statement that children dont know anything teachers sometimes so far forget themselves As to be guilty of making the same the tend ency of parents to become impatient and to forget largely their own child Hood i take an attribute of Man frequently we meet with a when a turned All the class Down on some hard word but he has no knowledge of How Many Hundred words he missed before he spelled the one that the others failed to he knows that once he solved a cer Tain Tough problem that others did not but he kept no itemized account of those he took to the he having a few Good Les sons while there is an obscure recollection of lessons to be Learned a second the fact we do not or take the pains to remember How Little we knew at 12 or 15 years of of my own personal knowledge i have never known a boy of 15 in this or any other state that astonished the natives by the brilliancy of his Intel a few there have if we can credit but they do not grow up in every the reason is it takes time for a child to an old child at 12 or 15 in this climate is an unnatural and a hot House think of a boy of 12 with his fathers head on his Shoul an old head on Young but not a one of the worst features of our civilization is this foolish haste that so Many parents Manifest in crowding their babies into womanhood and Man Hood a sturdy growth either of body or mind is to be preferred to any children should be kept children until they grow naturally add leisurely into manhood and the prevailing system is a grand hurried Rush Rush Rush despite the wrenching we give the children one Way or they do act out their feelings quite the child feeling is it seeks some Means to express a child can learn about so he retains a part of what he no person retains All he Why should a child do that which not one person in a million Ever does certain processes Are Learned As habits others Are thought out and others again Are dropped As useless this seems to be the Way the Strong Man develops his the Little efforts which he took hardly any notice of prepared him for the great struggles and trials that came to him later on in his so it must be with the child in he uses Many of his acquisitions As stepping stones to something better and grander than what is required to be done in habits of doing and will Power to direct and to concentrate Effort Side of the actual knowledge he a chief advantage to be de Rived from the training the schools of mayor of North Des says i have been using chamberlains cough for the past two years and can Reco mend it to any one in need of a reliable cough my boy takes it with out any trouble Aad i know it has saved him several times from a hard spell of the it has no equal for a of Irmen will have their usual Fine display o Holiday goods ready for inspection so As to give their patrons an Opportunity to select their Stock in Pine goods will be largely increased and prices will be lower than come Early and secure bargains at m Irmen gos Glidden and Baker to be closed to be closed the Best and Carter windmills and i 1 j i la 1 j i a pull line of hard soft i Telephone 55

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