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I County News [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
I County News MAY VIEW . Mayview , 111 ., March IS , —Grandma Rice is very low at this writing . Preaching next Sunday at 11 a . m . Miss Eva Smith is visiting her fa . ther in Danville . . Miss Gertrude Rose spent Sunday with her parents in Philo . Frank E . Black is papering and painting Alfred Phillips house . D . E . Brinzell and John D . Stayton have gone to Eldorado on business . Mr . Walter Peters and sister Mary , entertained some young friends from Urbana Sunday . Joseph Staimer and family , of Roberts , returned to their home Tuesday , after a weeks visit with the former s parents . The Epworthians celebrated St . Pat-. ricks Day at Jesse C . Kirkpatrick s Tuesday evening . Although the roads w r ere a little disagreeable , there were about twenty who managed to get there on horseback . The evening was spent in games of all sorts , and the devouring of an elegant supper . Miss Gertie Peters received a nice picture as the llrst prize for producing the best drawing out of a ...
Page 5 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
| C + O «*« 3 * a » 0 * 0 &gt; 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 K 3 * O 0 ? IF YOU BUY IT OF FERGUSON &amp; X 2 CRAIG ITS ALL RIGHT , £ g s § The Styles of S CHINA I DECORATING « X ° O Change as much as the it O styles of dresses or hats . ? X -THE— S 1 W . A . PICKARD * CHINA j 9 Is the acknowledged lead- 9 O er in styles and excellence O X o £ work , and the prices X * are far below what you J * would expect such fine Q J work could be done for . J 2 S * You are invited to critically * * examine this work . o ! ii i ui S X Always Your Money s Worth . * m ¦— ^—»^^—^ w ^^ - ———^^—n— __^_—_ - ^—» Spring Suitings ! ___? TROUSERINGS , Of Foreign and Domestic Woolens , for HBST HLJIW 1 II 1 JOHN ROSS , 103 Main St ., : : : Urbana . Also repairing , cleaning and pressing done in a workmanlike manner . ilsOESlJE 206 E . Green Street tjJnff-IGH Q URBANA , ILLINOIS ( gfgUUUUllG u T \ C % VAT T i Ob - ^ B aaaa ^ I 3 \ 9 JL \ jr \_) x -ffl « S ^_&gt; £ i Remember Those White Waistings 1 ...
Page 5 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
I | S | Good Goods at Right Prices I I NoOtherGoodsat Any Price . I HENS 8 I and 8 g WOMENg gatttlgflRittMttfJgSahirfMe Unn _ 3 _ B-M __ B _ 9 a __ B . I RELIABLE WATCHES AT EXTRA LOW PRICES . 1 IAA e cannot afford to handle cheap watches . Our customers require B watches that we can safely guarantee to be absolutely good time- a keepers . All repairs free for one year . If you are in need of a watch E it is well to buy one from a source that is dependable , and you will H never feel sorry . A \ r e sell watches at extra low prices , which means a 8 saving to you . H BEB £ _ E 2 HS _ S _ E _ 3 __ S _ E M » m _ j _ uwiibi m il I LI , U 1 $ JEWELER $ &gt; g _ GE _ . R . Eli 1 OPPOSITE HOTEL i 1 URBANA , -A ILLINOIS 1 | . 1 9 ^^ Ui */ 0 ^&amp;^ k W I ^__ SH ^ tho rinhv 1 I ^ tm Jagmm . needs fresh air . Take § jfra _ l-ty / k * m ou ^ * n one ° ^ our 1 ^ S ^ SS _ JM / r « nine itHt n rfs I ¥ ^^^^ iif ^^^ r / A ^ e k ave a nne selec- I ^ i ^ fflro ^ f ^^ -I ^ on * ° cnos...
THEY W 0 RK p [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
THEY W 0 RK p Extremely Extraordinary are the Cures Being Daily Performed by Mr . and Mrs . Ratliff , the Eye Specialists . Their Great Success and Rapidity in Curing Headache , Eye Strain and Nervousness is a Revelation to the Medical World . Which is Effected by the Celebrated Crysto Vitrine Lense—Its Marvelous Power is a Source of Wonder and Astonishment to All . FREE EXAMINATION . NO ONE URGED TO BUY . Will Remain in Urbrna at the Columbian Hotel One More Week or Until Saturday , March 21 . Have Successfully Fitted Fifty People With Glasses Already in Urbana . One of the greatest defects of the eye is astigmatism , which invariably produces headache , pains in and back of tie eyes and across the forehead , also will experience pains in top of the head ; then again the pains , will occur in the back of the neck and extend f down the shoulders which is as often thought to be neuralgia but is produced by defective eyes and nothing more . While properly fitted glasses will overcome ...
DRUIDESSES OF PARIS . [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
DRUIDESSES OF PARIS . An Order Com von ( Ml of AVonirn Who Mnrclt l &gt; y MtionllBHt niul Sliijr In the Forest . Paris has always been » scut of nil sorts of curious orders , sects and confraternities and idolatry is probably represented in tbe City of Liirlit . The newest in the Hue is the Order of Druidossos . founded by a number of ladies , who seem to purpose the revival of lite old Celtie mysteries and ceremonies to n remarkable extent . The movement originated with two I arisiniuics who , when they are not wearing the lonir . tlowhiir white robes of their order , dress in the most ravishing twentieth century manner . The Druidesses have also Druids , who accompany them to the forest of Fontfiineblenu , there to celebrate their rites . At the end of each month Druids , and especially Druidesses , march by moonlight , when there is moonlijrht through the forest , singing- hymns to nature and addressing poetic invocations to the moon , the rocks , the streams and the tre...
SPARKS FROM THE WIRES . [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
SPARKS FROM THE WIRES . ¦ The Island of tiuam has been raised six inches by u series of prolonged earthquakes . Philadelphia . Methodists to print daily newspaper without sporting liewvs and no Sunday issue . Rev . U . L . llutchiiis , in a paper read at ii pastors meeting- at Now Haven , says polygamy is practiced in certain towns in Connecticut . Secretary Cortelyou asks for a building for the department of commerce and labor to cost . $ 7 , 000 , 000 , exclusive of the site . llalsey C . Ives announced in London that Italy , England , France aud Holland will contribute art exhibits to the St . Louis opposition . The Heaver steamship company s fleet , including the Elder-Demstei line , has been sold to the Canadian Pacific railroad for $ 7 , 300 , 000 . The house committee on merchant marine and fisheries , by n vote of ten to six , decided against a favorable report on the ship subsidy bill . The United States supreme court decides that Chicago Theological seminary must pay taxes...
HIGHSTRUNG NORTHERN FISH . [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
HIGHSTRUNG NORTHERN FISH . Some That Iturely Ili-come Tit me or CtllMV ( O IllCOIIII- lUNtlONN In Captivity . The theory that climatic conditions are largely responsible for the enterprise and activity of ( lie American people finds contemporary demonstration in the lower orders of animals , anil particularly among- ( lie iish . said a scientist who has made a close sltul y of the collection in tlie New York aquarium . All of the ( , imm Iish , he said , the fighters , the highstrung . nervous fellows , like the brook trout , tlie black bass and their only slightly less strenuous brother , tbe pike , are . northern iish . In only rave instances do these fish become tame or remain restful in captivity . They have the , keen spirit of American enterprise in them . On the other band , the quiet , easy-going fish are nearly all from , tropical waters . Of course , there are exceptions from muddy habitats , but all of the brilliaiit-hued . guudy Iish are from the tropics . They are calm ...
DISLIKES MISSIONARIES . [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
DISLIKES MISSIONARIES . - - - . t KlnK Menoflelc TVonld Ilnther Have i Them Kemnln Onlsiile Ills t Itouudnry Lines . i King Menelek , the native ruler of = Abyssinia , never fancied Christianity or those who endeavor to propagate it . t says an-exchange . He is of the opinion i that the orthodox faith is . good enough • for ins subjects , andth-erefore those who go thither with the object of spreading the doctrines of the Roman Catholic or Protestant church think it advisable to say that their sole object • is to convert Hebrews and pagans . This was what . a . Swedish missionary recently said when Menelek , before whom he was . summoned , inquired as &lt; to the object of his visit . AVhen ho heard it the ruler asked : i AAhat countries , were you obluged to cross- in order to come here ? t Germany , Egypt , and the Soudan , replied the missionary . And were you not able to find in s Germany any Hebrews- whom you might have converted ? asked MeneI lek . Flie missionary was ...
THE WOMAN PEDDLER . [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
THE WOMAN PEDDLER . She Can Do Milch . Uetter Handling ; Household Articles Than Trying to Sell Book * . Any woman who can talk at all , said a school-teacher who , according • to the New York Times , had tried book canvassing and given it up in despair , can interest a housekeeper in laborsaving appliances . The woman who does her own housework will give attention to anything that will save hep a pain in the back or aching arms . But she will not talk to men about such things . AVhen I lost my place as teacher in a public school , I tried book ped * dling . Oh , the women I called upon wouldinvite me in and talk to me readily enough . That was the trouble . They would tell me their family history a . nd their troubles , and then lead me to the door with the sorrowful assertion that they never had any time to read , they were so busy . So I gave up hooks and took up little time and labor saving articles in the way of egg beaters , potato parers , can openers and cheap little article...
BIG FOUR ROUTE C , C . C , & ST . L , [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
BIG FOUR ROUTE C , C . C , &amp; ST . L , n | IIOMlCSEEKHltS Excursions at very \ 1 LOW KATES Mgf J to many points In the following TO * - I rltory ; Alabama , Arizona , ArkansIM ; I Colorado , Klorlila . Georgia , Indian j Territory , Iowa , Kansas , Kentucky , I Louisiana , Miehifmn , Minnesota , Mls- | Blsslppl , Missouri , Nebraska , N &lt; sw . Mexico North Carolina , North DakoI tn , Oklahoma , South Carolina , South I Dakota , Tennessee , Toxa ^ , Utah , Virginia , Wisconsin and Wyoming over the 1310 FOUR ROUTE Selling dates : Nov . A and 8 ; Dec . 2 and 1 ( 5 ; January ( i and 20 ; Feb . 3 and 17 ; March 3 and 17 ; April 7 and 21 . WINTER TOURIST RATES . to CUBA , FLORIDA , Gulf Coast Points and all Inland SOUTHERN WINTER RESORTS also Texas and California , via BIG FOUR RODT ^ Commencing October ISjFjjJj rflQS , and continuing until April 30 , fjfl 03 , tickets will be on sale from all points on the Big Four Route , good for return passage until May 31 , 1903...
| ANNOUNCEMENTS ILLINOIS CENTRAL M , [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
| ANNOUNCEMENTS ILLINOIS CENTRAL M , / ^* «« tx « The second Illinois Central ExV * » U YJCi curstou to Cuba will leave Chicago , St . Louis , Cincinnati and Louisville Feb . 13 , 1903 , reaching same points on the return Feb . 21 . A delightful voyage across the Gulf of Mexico , a six days stay on the Island ot Cuba , including a visit to Havana . JIatanzas , the Valley of Vumurl , the Caves of Belle Mar and other interesting points under the escort of the American Tourist Association Kate from the points mentioned will be $ 160 for the round Wp , which amount will include all expenses everywhere . Itineraries , giving full particulars , of your local Illinois Central agent New Orleans -Sgr ^ J , ,,. _ for the tourist to visit . Winter tourist rates now in effect . Double daily service snd f agt steam-heated vestibule trains with through sleeping cars , buflet-library-smoking car service and all meals en route in dining cars . Ask for an illustrated boos : on New Orleans . V 2 \ r ...
Page 6 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
WINTER TOURIST RATES —TOCUBA , FLORIDA GULF COAST POINTS and all inland Southern Winter Resorts Also Texas and California . —VIABig Four Route Continuing until April SO , 1003 , tickets . will be on sale daily from all points on the Big Four Route , good for return passage until May 31 , 1903 . TAKE ADVANTAGE . OF-THE LOW • BATES AND LONG RETURN / ¦ LIMIT . For full information and particulars as to rates * , tickets , limits , etc ., call on Agents Big Four Route , or address the undersigned . .. WARREN J . LYNCH , Genl Pass . &amp; Ticket Agt , Cincinnati , Ohio . , W . V . DEPPE , Assl . G . P . &amp; T . A . , Cincinnati , Ohio . :,. . JNO . A . GLOVER , Agt . i -Sffi to com i A Consists of pat _ - »_ ...- » ,, - » , •» . » ,- » t , roni . lnRthe- IS THE MEDIUM , J J . Proper Medium V *\ Continuously :: For : Urbana : Merchants
Page 6 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
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Page 6 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
— — — / w WE ARE NOT PUSHING ; J The ¦ &lt; j &amp; . &lt; j Laundry i Business ) But V ? * 7 .. - W you g A want 4 - f A GOOD JOB DONE ON | YOUR SHIRTS , 1 COLLARS and CUFFS 4 ¦ ¦ 4 $ AND WILL TAKE THE TXOUHLE 01 TAKING THEM TO THE A troy LAuiimnr ; n or tho Now Columbian Hotel PJrtV , * * you will have them laundrled *™ g « l « — J % BM « j , 1 EBysgaejjsscs &amp; m ^ . % BSjftdBlS M-hn ^ vou Cft . ll , 4 Knowlton &amp; Bennett , M i 2 = 3
# ' By "Rudyard HJpling <^ p £ I ., . i [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
# By Rudyard HJpling &lt;^ p £ I ., . i The camel corps on the hunk yelled to the Infantry to come to them , anil a hoarse shouting down the river showed that the remainder of the column had wind of the trouble and was hastening to take share in it . As swiftly as a reach of still water is crisped by the wind the rock strewn ridges and scrub topped hills were troubled aud alive . with armed men . Mercifully it occurred to tiiese to stand far off for n time , to shout aud gesticulate joyously . One man oven delivered himself of a long story . The camel corps did not fire . They were only too glad for a little breathing space until some sort of square could be formed . The men ou the sand bank ran to their side , and the -whaleboats , as they toiled up within shouting distance , were thrust into the nearest hank and emptied of all save the sick and a few men to guard them . Tho Arab orator ceased his outcries , and his friends howled . They look like mahdi s men , said Torpenh...
NOTICE FOR BIDS . [Newspaper Article] — Urbana Daily Courier — 19 March 1903
NOTICE FOR BIDS . Notice is hereby given that bids will be accepted by the Board of Local Im . provenients of the City of Urbana , Illinois , lor the construction of a Sanitary Sewer with appurtenances , to be known as Sewer District No . ] l , v commencing in Main street at the first manhole located on the present sewer therein east c-f the east line of Orchard street , and extending west in said ilain street to the center line of the al ley located immediately west of the west line of lots u and 0 in C . It . Grigg s addition to the town of Urbana , • Illinois , and extending thence in a [ southerly direction along the center line of said alley to the center of 1 Stoughton street , and thence extending in a westerly direction to the center line of Lincoln avenue , extending thence south to the center line of the ; alley located between Springfield ave . nue and Stoughton street , and thence , west along the center iine of said alley to the east line of Iloniine street in said city...