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SELF-DENIAL Yv'EEK. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
SELF-DENIAL Yv'EEK. Another Factor in the Great Work of the Salvation Army. Tho Salvation Array .stands foremost as a powerful spiritual and social factor amoug tbe Christian nations of the earth. With their characteristic energy and thoroughness they are extending year by year their work into territories as yet untouched, especially in heathen lands. They settle embarrassing financial questions by_ voluntarily depriving themselves not only of comforts, but even of necessaries, in what is known as the Week of SelfDenial. The money thus secured in this great annual effort is spent directly in the extension of their field of labor both at home and in the foreign missionary field. Besides their regular missionary and relief work, the Salvation Army has this year another and most urgent work of relief-on hand. A desperate cry for help comes from India, where a fearful famine is raging at the present time. Not less than 30,000,000 of Hindoos are on the Verge of starvation. Salvationists ...
Care of Children. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Care of Children. One important factor often neglected in the care of children is fresh air. They should have a good • airing out of doors at least once a day, when the weather- is favorable. Thus they get plenty of oxygen, 'so vital to growth and development, become hardened and accustomed to the vicissitudes of a changeable climate. They should have plenty of sleep, small amounts of the proper kind of food at regular intervels, -daily baths, followed by mild friction with a soft towel, preferably before their morning airing. A great doctor once remarked that bad ventilation deforms more children and destroys more health than accidents or plague. Baby should never be put to sleep in bed or or perambulator with the head under . the bed clothing to inhale the air already breathed. By doing this you are smothering the life out of your child's lungs. How would you like to drink the water you wash in? Well, when you cover your baby's head up you force him to inhale into his lungs air th...
On Every Bottle [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
On Every Bottle — — Of Shiloh's Cousumptiun cure "is this guarantee: "All wo ask of you is to use two-thirds of the contents of this bottle faithfully, then if you can say you are not beneUtcd, return the bottle to your druggist and he may refund the price paid." Price paid Sse, 50c and fl. For sale by A. Goldner, Druggist. *
Genteel Tramps in Onr Church. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Genteel Tramps in Onr Church. Tho famous' authpr qf "The Bonnio Brier-Bush" has discovered that tho modern church is infested with "genteel tramps, " and he is going -to make them the subject of an article in the April Ladies' Home Journal. It may be said in advance that "lan Maclaren's" tramp are not what we know in everyda-y parlanceas -'hobos, "but seemingly most estimable persons who are attentive to their churchly duties, as they see them, but who are, nevertheless, a drawback to the advancement of tho church. "The Genteel Tramps in Our Churches" gives the Scotch clergyman some exceptional opportunities for forciblo and direct words tp the chureh'-gpors — words that would probably create much cpnsternation in a congregation if uttered from tho pulpit.
Her Season. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Her Season. "Why did Mrs. Frizzington, the rich widow who furnished all the money for tho business she and you have started, want the name of the firm to bo 'RootfTs &amp; Frizzingtpn' instead of 'Frizzingtpn &amp; Rpp.tlo, ' as it ought to be, seeing that she is much more heavily interested than you?" "She didn't want to bo referred to as 'the senior partner.'" — Chicago Times-Horald. "-.
Uncalled-for . Letters. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Uncalled-for . Letters. fetters remaining unclaimed in the J,ackson, Cal./Postoflice, for the week ending March 16, 1900: Durant, Paul The lvuhn Mfg. Co. Stalpa. Mike Vittorlo, Cereghino Mortimer, Jas. Parica, Simon ' ! ' ' •' Q,'G. FOLaBB/Ppstroaater,
"UNITED STATES" DEFINED [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
"UNITED STATES" DEFINED The Term As Applied to Our New Possessions. DOES IT DESIGNATE THE WHOLE OR JUST A PART? Majority and Minority Reports to the . Ways and Means Committee Have Been Made. Reports were received from the subcommittee which has considered the meaning of. the term United States! as applicable to. Puerto Rico, the Philippines and other new possessions. These reports were received with great interest, and were regarded as determining a most important line of policy by. those in authority. The majority report, by Mr. Dalzell, of Pennsylvania; Mr. Hopkins, of Illinois, and Mr. Grosvenor, of Ohio, was as follows: Your committee is of the opinion: First— Thatjhe term "United States" in that provision of the Constitution which declares that "all duties, imposts and excises shall be uniform throughout the United States" means, and is confined to the States that constitute tho Federal Union, and does not cover also the territory belonging to the United States. Second— That t...
An Enormous Cost. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
An Enormous Cost. The first nine weeks of the present war against the Boers, wo learn from a retiable'English, paper, cost $iuO,OOC),'OOO; This is, roughly, at' the ratopf $16,666,666 a weejc.'qr $2,235, 710 (i day, and WQuldi g\ve every one in Britain $1.25 a week (or life. ;
UNIIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
UNIIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA. Applications for University Scholarships Must Be Filed in May. University of Calfornia, March 15th. —All applications for University scholarships for 1900-01 must be filed by May Ist. Full information can be obtained from the Recorder of the Faculties as to the method of application. Every year the Regents set aside $3500 for the support of twenty -eight scholarships. Levi Strauss of San Francisco supports twenty-eight more. These scholarships are distributed equally among the seven congressional districts of the State. They are awarded only to students of character, ability, and high aims Who cannot procure a university education without aid. Mrs. Phoebe A. Hearst supports eight scholarships for young women, the Scholarship Association of the San Francisco Girls'. High School two^ and the pupils of the Haywards High School one, and besides all these there are a number of loan funds which help many a student past the rough places in his career. Professor A...
Tell Your Sister [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Tell Your Sister A beautiful complexion is an impossibility without good pure blood, the sort that only existssts in connection with good digestion, a healthy liver and bowels. Karl's Clover Root Tea acts directly on the bowels, liver and kidneys,' keeping them in perfect health. Price 25c and 50c. For sale by A. Goldner, Druggist. •
Actresses Faint Their Faces. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Actresses Faint Their Faces. "It is a mistaken idea that actresses are as a general rule handsomer on the stage than off," writes Franklin Fylos, of "The Theatre and Its People," in the March Ladies' .Homo Journal. "Tho reverse is as likely to bo true. Nevertheless, all theatrical faces have to be painted. It may be assumed safely that none pf the complexion is genuine. An exceptionally clear and pink skin may require no falsity. A dark one may chitnce to suit the character to bo assumed. But these exceptions to tho rule are rare. The glare of artificial light would make most faces ghastly white or unpleasantly sallow if bright hues were not laid on. Tho art of coloring a pretty visage just enough, and not overdoing it, is one which all actresses should learn. Many do not, and so we see beauty disfigured instead of enh^ffppfl. Others are very expert. There are two distinct processes. One makes use of colored powders appliod dry. The other mixes the same powders with grease, making a...
U»u»g and Effect. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
U»u»g and Effect. "He stood as if carved irom stone. Those who knew tho circumstances manifested no surprise. He had just been chiseled out of his rock^, U Aoker's English Remedy will stop a cough at any time, and will cure the worst cold in twelve hours, or money refunded; 25 cents aqd, 50 cents. Sold by A. Goldner.
ONE ON HENRY CLAY. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
ONE ON HENRY CLAY. He Swapped the Site for the New Court Building for a Jackass. Attorney -General Griggs says the new building for tbe Department of Justice, erected according to the plans already accepted, will cost half a million dollars more than was expected, tbe total expenditure required being $15,000,000. Fortunately the Government owned the site — a plot of ground just opposite the Treasury, respecting which, with its immediate surroundings, some interesting stories are told. Commodore . Rodgers years ago brought to Washington from Spain four Andalusian jackasses — jackasses of high degree and purest lineage. The long-eared quartet excited a vast deal of admiration. Henry Clay saw them, and, being himself interested in the rearing of fine stock, was mosjb anxious to possess ono— so much so, indeed, that he offered to "swap" a large lot of land near the corner of Pennsylvania avenue and Madison ' place, valued today at about $60,000. The Commodore accepted, and Mr. Clay, hav...
Do You Know [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Do You Know Consumption is preventable? Science has proven tbat, and also that neglect is suicidal. Tbe worst cold or cough can be cured with Shiloh's Cough and Consumption Cure, ' Sold on positive guarantee for over flfty years. For sale by A. Goldner, Druggist. . *
McCall's Magazine. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
McCall's Magazine. By reference to our clubbing rates our readers will see that we furnish McCall's Magazine, an especial favorite with the ladies, and tbe Amadou Ledger, both one year for only I-J.--K. Each subscriber receives a McCall Magazine pattern, which is worth at least one-fifth of the price paid. If our people desire cheap and profitable reading we are prepared to furnish it. ..■':-■■■ *
Wanted Two Babbits [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 23 March 1900
Wanted Two Babbits Robbie had longed earnestly for a baby brother and a pair of white rabbits. The answer to both wishes came on the same morning, but it was not quite satisfactory, for there were two baby brothers and only one rabbit. Robbie was greatly disgusted at the mistake. The next day his father found the following notice tacked to the gate post: ' : ;,' "For Sail — One nice fat baby or I will swap him for a white Rabbit." Experience is the best Teacher. Use Acker's English Remedy in any case of coughs, colds or croup. Should it fail to give immediate relief money refunded. 25 cents and 50 cents. Sold by A. Goldner.