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Blackfoot News (Newspaper) - May 23, 1896, Blackfoot, IdahoThe Blackfoot Newis published every saturday. Percy Jones publisher. Terms of subscription one yer.$3.00 six months. L5u three months.75 advertising rates furnished on application. Entered at the Post office at Blackfoot Idaho for transmission As second class mail matter Blackfoot. Idaho May 23, 1896. Our weekly budget. Professional cards William h. Behle physician and surgeon. Office on main st., second door South of c. Buntings open from 10 00 to 12 00 and from 1 00 to 4 00. Residence Fie Block East of u. P. Depot. Blackfoot Idaho George l. Wall Lavict Hottori i. Heal estate and insurance agent a contests a special Tyr a Quot office next door to u. S. Land office. Blackfoot Idaho. H. Grimmett attorney at Law Blackfoot Idaho. Stewart amp Dietrich attorneys at Law place tool Idaho. J. M. Stereos stenographer in office. J a bean assistant surgeon u. P. Railway. Pocatello Idaho. St communication promptly to tided to. Insure your buildings against fire with a f. W. Vogler Pioneer insurance at of Bingham county. He represents five of the Best fire companies also the new York life ins. Co John a. Quillin Carpenter a and a a per. A plans specifications and estimates Given on application. Blackfoot Idaho. Hcs location. H open Day and night when you Conte to Blackfoot Stop at 1 first class accommodations at Low prices tables supplied with the Best the Market affords. Thomas Clegg proper. Silver Moon restaurant a second door South of Bunting s. A. A Sim Mons proprietor this new restaurant in just been Complete Quot re fitted. Meals at All hours. Ice Cream oysters and game in season. To be convinced give Usu trial sunday dinners a specially. Fresh bread five cents Fer loaf. American biscuit and manuf go. Successors to Utah Cracker factory. Manufacturers of the celeb ated Silver Brand of Fine crackers. These goods Are sold by All the vol Peale grocers in Utah. Send in you orders. 442 South second West Street Salt Lake City Utah. The Outing season is still delayed. The number of commercial men visiting town is on the increase. The easter Bonnet this year must become the summer hat. It never had an Opportunity to show itself. About the 1st of june or shortly thereafter it May be said that half the Sweet things in life Are in shirt waists. Some people exert themselves More to have a rest than they do to accomplish something by work. Pocatello is fast becoming the convention City of Idaho. Orr Bros have been among the fortunate sheep men of the season. Their losses have been very Light. Hon. R. Rounds came Down from the Falls tuesday on land business. Fred Vogler visited Townsend Mon Tona on business this week. Geo. L. Wall r. J. Osborn and j. C. Fisher have been appointed appraisers of the estate of the late judge Orr. Or Moore entertained the governor during his visit to Blackfoot first of the week june will come in As the Calm after the May storms. It will be pleasant and Bright. Speaker Cozier of Moscow spent sunday with his Mother in Law mrs. Fife of Blackfoot. Miss Evie Rogers is expected Home from school the 1st week in june. The populist senators and congressmen say their party will not support a presidential candidate of either of the old parties. The past 10 Days have been oppressively hot in the South the Mercury showing 90 to 95 in the Shade. Only one in 100,000 reaches the age of 100 years one in 500 reaches the age of 90 years and one in 100 reaches the age of 00 years. Bishop Talbot will be in Blackfoot 3d of june and will deliver his promised lecture on what he saw when Over the Ocean. Sheriff Coburn and clerk d. J. Reynolds of Oneida county spent monday in Blackfoot. They did business in the land office. Superintendent Locke clerk Funk Houser and Jack Hay Ball came Over from the Indian school on business monday. Work does not Wear and tear the flesh half so much As worry. Worry is a great producer of the tired feeling and of wrinkles. Memorial service at the m. E. Church sunday morning at 11 of clock. Geo. H. Thomas Post g. A. R. Will be present in uniform. The numerous ballots and Lively contest for the election of Bishops at the methodist general conference at Cleveland show that americans never let an office go by without a race for it. The new sidewalks add to the con Venice and Comfort of our citizens but if we had More of them there would be More convenience and More Comfort. Of for a Little More Enterprise. Freddy a Mamma had a caller one Day who several times during her stay said a a now i must go a always resuming her seat nevertheless. Upon saying it again Freddy said solemnly a Don t you believe it until she a gone the Snake River is beginning to show a Little pernicious activity and when the hot Days of june come and they will come it promises to be a mighty Stream. Hayward and Holmes have been hanged but Durr ant and Scott Jackson survive. The eternal fitness of things would seem to indicate that they should have been tried in judge Lynch s court. One Swallow does not make Spring but one Swallow of one minute cough cure brings amp Greene ranch for ranch West Side Snake River for Sale. For terms apply to c. P. Pierce. The scientific american states that Only one person out of every fifteen has eyes of equal strength also that Only one out of ten has the left Eye stronger than the right. Blackfoot was strictly in the swim at the Pocatello convention saturday. It fur Niche the chairman of the committee on credentials a member of the committee on resolutions and was Given a Delegate to st. Louis and two alternates and an old Blackfoot boy the third alternates place. Durrante Scase is still hanging fire in the California courts. He cannot possibly be Hung before november or december and May not be until the Spring of 1897, such a system of Laws like the one governing this Case is an enc our ment to criminals and is a stain upon the Good name of California. Or. Moore brought out the patients in their dance Hall of the Asylum monday evening and allowed them the pleasure of a whirl for a Short time. Gov. Mcconnell attorney general Bishop of Utah and a few other invited friends were present. The evening was much enjoyed. Sheriff i. W. Kiefer wife and Little daughter will leave this saturday morning for a thirty Days visit to relatives and friends in Pennsylvania and Ohio. Or. Kiefer will also attend the st. Louis convention. The news bespeaks for them an enjoyable time. It is told of a popular attorney that be recently called upon another brother of the profession and asked his opinion upon a certain Point of Law. The lawyer to whom the question was addressed Drew himself up and said a i generally get paid for what i the questioner Drew half a Dollar from his pocket handed it to the other and coolly remarked a Tell me All you know and give me the change a a few Days ago a swindler played a Slick game Between Wakarusa and Lakeville on a Wabash passenger train. The schemer approached a fellow passenger with a $20 Bill in his hand. The swindler wore glasses and seemed nearsighted. He asked the fellow to give him change for $10. The victim hurriedly gave him $10 in change and shoved the $20 Bill in his pocket thinking he had beaten the near sighted Man out of $10. After the Man with the glasses had left the train the change maker looked at his Bill care-1 fully and discovered it to be a worthless piece of paper As it was counterfeit. Complaint was made to the conductor who refused to take any action and he said to the victim a you thought you were getting the Best of the other fellow now take your it is the latest game and it works Well a Goshen Democrat. A no tsp in United states history. The East River flowing Between new York and Brooklyn is not a River but a sea Strait connecting Long Island sound and the Ocean. The following states have not a state motto Indiana Mississippi new Jersey new Hampshire North Carolina Ohio and Texas. The word a a god does not appear in the Constitution of the United states nor is there any reference to Creed or Church beliefs. There was not a bearded face among All the signers of the declaration. A fall the signers a says the record a had smooth the head of a Man does not appear on any Coin of the United states. The american Indian is not a a vanishing there is very nearly As Large an Indian population in the United states to Day As at the time of review. Kite flying is fast being reduced to a science though the Kite of our childhood is no longer counted in it. To the Kite of other Days a thereby Hung a not so with the modern innovation on kites. The scientific Kite of the present is of the a a cellular Type. It resembles a combination of boxes and is divested entirely of the Tail accompaniment so necessary to the old style Kite. So great is their lifting Power that a Man has been lifted from Earth even by the use of Small models. Awarded highest honors world s Fain dry Cream most perfect made. A pure grape Cream of tartar powder. Free from am non a it Alum or any other adulterants. 40 years the Standard the Pocatello convention. Senator Dubois had a Field Day at Pocatello last saturday. It was All his Way from the rising of the Sun to the going Down thereof. His friends were in the Saddle All the Day Long and their steeds needed no spurs to hasten their movements. Chairman Patrie of the state Central committee called the convention to order at 11 20, when Hon. A. A. Crane of Kootenai was elected temporary chairman g. C. Chase of Canyon Secretary s. C. John of Blaine assistant Secretary and Sam gun Decker sergeant at arms. C. J. Bassett of Bingham was made chairman of the committee on credentials i. F. Smith of Washington on permanent organization and Willis Sweet of Latah on resolutions. After recess the convention re assembled the report on credentials was received and adopted and Hon. Lyttle ton Price of Blaine was made permanent chairman and messes. Chase and John respectively j Secretary and assistant Secretary. The resolutions adopted endorsed senator Dubois and his course in the Senate in the strongest terms possible. He was elected to Lead the Idaho delegation to st. Louis without Cheek reins on him or resolutions to govern his actions. The following is the list of delegates and the number of votes they received out of a possible 247 Dubois. 234 Campbell. 238 Sweet -.224 Price. 220 Rich. 192 Robertson. 176 the alternates Are c. J. Bassett and of s. Dietrich of Blackfoot h. V. A Ferguson Pocatello c. W. Beale Wallace s. C. John Hailey r. A Purdunn Nampa. A Texas Cyclone. Idaho people often complain of the weather of this state but they Are strangers to cyclones Cloud bursts tidal Waves Aud other like sources of destruction to life and property. Last week the pretty town of Sherman Texas was struck by a Cyclone which carried in its track wide spread desolation and piled horror upon horror. Homes were destroyed Over sixty lives were lost and property ruined that cannot now be estimated. It was the work of a moment it came in the twinkling of an Eye death was upon them Ere they knew it and now what is left of the City is a Hospital. When you would grumble about Idaho weather. Its snows and its Rains Stop and think How fortunate you Are to be Safe from cyclones an let blizzards. Electric bitters. Electric bitters is a Medicine that is suited for any season but perhaps More generally needed in the Spring when the languid exhausted feeling prevails when the liver is torpid and sluggish and alterative is Felt. A prompt use of this Medicine has often averted Long and perhaps fatal billions fevers. No Medicine will act More surely in counteracting and freeing the system from the malarial Poison. Headache indigestion constipation dizziness yield to electric bitters. Only fifty cents per bottle at b. H. Fernish a drug store. Eczema is a frightful affliction but like All other skin diseases it can be permanently cured by applications of de witty switch Hazel Salve. It never fails to cure amp Greene. Ranch for Sale. The Spencer ranch West see Snake River seven Miles from Blackfoot containing 812 acres with improvements for Sale on Good and easy terms. Will sell in a body or in 20 40, 80or 160-Aere, lots to suit purchasers. This is a great bargain for somebody. A sufficient water right will be furnished with each tract sold to meet the requirements for irrigating purposes. Apply to or address. Or. W. H. Behle. Blackfoot Idaho. Creditors notice. All persons knowing themselves to be indebted to me on account or past due notes will please Call promptly and make settlement. All slow accounts will be placed in the hands of an attorney for collection. W. D. Trego. General repair shop. The undersigned has opened a general repair shop on w. A. Wooding Slot East of the court House. He will repair bicycles sewing machines furniture Etc. Will upholster chairs and lounges will mend boots and shoes and will make harness collars and saddles. In fact will do a general repairing business. Try me with what you want mended. I am an experienced and practical veterinary. Rasmus Neilson. A mrs. R. Deyoung Middleburg via. Writes. I have used one minute Congh cure for six years both for myself and children and i consider it the quickest acting and most satisfactory cough cure i have amp Greene. Creditors notice. Estate of Sample Ore deceased. Notice is hereby Given that letters of administration on the estate of Sample Orr deceased were granted the undersigned on the 12tli Day of May 1896, by the probate court of Bingham county. All persons having claims against said estate Are required to exhibit them to me for allowance at my residence Blackfoot Idaho within ten months after the Date of this notice or they shall be forever barred. This 15th Day of May 1890. Emeline Orr administer matrix. The Spanish planter is the Best 5o. Cigar up by a fool Hull amp Greene. Blackfoot Idaho. Real estate bought and sold on commission collections Mude a specially. Taxes paid for non residents life and Accident insurance at lowest rates. Also local Agency a for fire ii so Raice companies with combined assets of Over general Agency for Idaho and Utah of North american publishing co. Bist your farm if you wish to sell it com cd a at rear of the news building. Buy a new suit a foil summer Wear made to order of g. Malm. John dealer in tit cleaning and repairing done with neatness and dispatch located on North main Street Blackfoot Spako. Building material. Prompt attention Given to All orders outside of town. Lumber Yard on main Street j3 Acif oof Idaho sporting goods 8ugh As i base balls and bats always in Stock and anything else to order. The most Complete a Omsk w tooth Aud Combs perfumes and All toilet articles. A a a our san dlr of Pii Inte ready mixed and dry v but Oil i i Rij Llam in Complete Aud prices right win rift a any size cigars Candy nuts Vahidi stationery and in fact every to big you need. Void a prescriptions will have our most careful attention at any hour a done to mistake the place i Pioneer drug store Hull amp Greene Blackfoot Idaho. A few pointers i pay i have no help i give no credit i buy my goods in the Livest Market for spot Cash Ami sell on the lowest living margin Quot alien Yon Trade with me you pay no Many a bad both account which you Are compelled to do when you Trade with a House that does a credit business Quot will take All kinds of produce in Exchange for me re h and Iso w. A. Bull Blackfoot Idaho c. Buntins amp co., Bankers in0orporated, Blackfoot Idaho. Transacts a general banking business. Interest allowed on time deposits Issue drafts direct on All principal cities of Europe. Active responsible accounts solicited. Principal correspondents Chase National Bank new York. First National Bank a Chicago. Omaha National Bank _ _ Omaha. First National Bank Ogden. Mccornick amp co., Bankers Salt Lake City. First National Bank san Francisco associate Bank first National Bank Pocatello Idaho Send to the Blackfoot news letter Heads a special in Stock for ladies visiting cards. Bill Heads business cards visiting cards 13b Send tor samples and prices on work. Fancy stationery. With new Stock Ial our Lor t Gomes up to Date. \
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