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Page 17 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
JWlr SAVEI-EED . T 9 |^ ffi 5 ^^ SB ! n » J Feed Is fuel to the nnfmal economy . It \ KfflHl ? Mli ! W ! , JrH I s buraed U P tosupply in tereal heat . If it la rfs ^ ff « B » Pm l Dfl / heatcd ( cooked ) btjfore it goea into tho nn ( - . ^ tosaffiM ^^ mal sstomachitsavcsthattDucU £ uel ( Eeed ) , | Sl | tlJ Electric Feed Cookers Y * flBr ^ fflft |/ iEj / saT 0 tev &amp; i SHTO moncj-, and prodnee fl nSHfiV ^ iJl ^ ettcr results . Made of bent cast Iron % d WSSttm ^ t &amp; with steel llnln ga ; boiler made of extra ^ mP ^ K * f nfiavv f ntvnnf &gt; ( ., ? nf _ . ai Capacity 25 to 100 ^ JjjEP ^ y ^* P ** 0115 Circular and prit- free . O ¦ ^ /^— Electric Wheel Co ., Boi 163 , Quincy , ll SMffi HUMANE &amp; Z = teoR &amp; Wia ^^^ sS *^ - ™^ *^ of your neighbor s herd _ B- _ r XTssxiffo- kr . .-100 ^^ FUH . Warrantee ^ B p ^ S ^ » % Ig M A . d ^ B n ffO ° l _ tf 8
Page 17 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
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Timely , Topics [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Timely , Topics Trade and Price Review OUR -ndex table of twenty leading farm products shows a gain of 149 for the week , the total average being 7 , 561 for the week ending January 14 , as against 7 . 412 for the preceding week , Therei was but little change In breadstuff s , the gain showing in meat products ; especially in cattle , which reached the highest figure for the season . Bradstreet s index table of : 107 . articles for January l i 1899 , stands at 77 , 819 , as against 77 . 094 for the preceding month ; ,-a gain of . 735 in one month-andagain . of 23 ,- 016 since October 1 , 1896 , at which time the index number stood at 56 , 803 . Prices at that time had reached their lowest ebb . Although there has been , a healthful &gt; gain up to the present time the average is-still far below the prices of 1890 , which , according to the same index table , stood at 105 , 996 : or 28 , 177 higher than the average for Pecember , 1898 . The eastern banks this week for the fir...
The Florida Muck Prairie Land [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
The Florida Muck Prairie Land We are receiving many letters . .- . in rererence to the proposed co-operative capital settlement in Florida . We will answer these two for the info r mation , of all : I am- interested in your ; planfor establishing a colony in- Florida ,: and should like to ; ask a few questions concerning it . If ybu can answer these to my ^ satisfaction , I contemplate purchasing a small tract of land , say twenty to forty acres : 1 . Will the cost be definitely known ¦ before subscriptions are taken or is the price to first purchasers subject to change after subscriptions are taken at $ 10 an acre ? 2 . In how many installments are . payments to be made and in- what periods of time ? 3 . Is the pamphlet which you , are going to prepare to be furnished to those only who have actually subscribed for land , or is Ityto be : furnished to those who contemplate doing so ? 4 . For what price can the pine lands , which you speak of as being adapted to grazing purposes , be...
Keep the Young Stock Growing [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Keep the Young Stock Growing By E . B . Towle . THB farmer who is raising young stock for supplying the dairy with cows will find it profitable to keep the animals in a thrifty growing condition through the winter . It will be found poor policy to have them remain at a v standstill through the cold 1 weather , coming but in poor condition in spring . Where this-prac-tice is followed it will require considerable time after being . turned to grass to get fairly started again in thrift and growth . Tho calves—those coming one year old but not being fed with milk—should he carefully looked after the first winter . , if they ; already have a good Rtart , this should be zealously maintained through the first winter with proper feed and care . A little grain with early cut hay will help wonderfully . They should have a good bed and be kept dry and warm . II confined in any way they should quite often have a little exercise . If turned out tt &gt; water that will answer . Look out f...
The Future Herd [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
The Future Herd By M . E . King . W HILE I do not believe that what is termed the general purpose cow can successfully compete with the . exclusively dairy breeds , yet it must be admitted that there are many good - cows to be found among the beef breeds and on almost every farm one can find one or more cows that are above the average in dairy work . It is from these cows that the future dairy should come on the average farm . Of course , where dairying is to be made a specialty , one should begin with some special dairy breed , either by purchase-or breeding from dairy bulls and grading up . But the average farmer who keeps from two to half a dozen cows from which to raise calves and make butter for home use , selling the surplus , does not want the dairy breeds , because they are only profitable where one makes dairying a specialty . Let farmers find out which are their best cows ,-then , breed them to a bull whose mother was one of these : best cows as well as the grandmother , i...
Beverly's Notes [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Beverlys Notes By Frank Monroe Beverly . IT is-winter now , and but little farm _ work-can be done at this season ; but every farmer should begin to plan for next years operations on the farm / , This is the time for farmers io read . Have you secured a supply of fresh literature with which to while awaythe . long winter evenings ? Doubtless ; - .-you . have something ennobling and elevating ( the Bible , for instance ) to read ; but then you need some up-to-date matter / . When you go to bridle your horse during the frozen weather , always see that the bits are made warm before putting them in his mouth . Frozen bits would be disagreeable in horses mouth . • Some discretion should be exercised in feeding farm animals . The best results are not controlled altogether by-the amount of provender fed ; but to a great extent by the manner . There is such a thing as slovenliness in feeding , as well as in anything else . -There is a saying that ! shelter is half-feed for stock , and you m...
Effective Cough Remedies [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Effective Cough Remedies By Clara S . Everts . A MOST excellent cough medicine is made n by putting a heaping tablespoonful of flaxseed in a pint and a half of cold water . ¦ Heat slowly and boil for fifteen minutes . Strain ; add the juice of one large or . two small lemons and sweeten to taste . A tablespoonful every hour or -so will soon relieve even a . severe cough . If the lungs are sore and the breathing difficult , it is well to apply the following ointment : Into a tablespoonful of fresh , soft lard work a teaspoonful of turpentine . Spread on a cloth , sprinkle it with salt and apply directly to the lungs , covering with another cloth to protect the clothing . This acts as quickly , and is fully as effective as any of the highpriced ointments sold in the drug store for such purposes . Another good ointment : Soften a quantity of fresh lard and add an equal amount of spirits of camphor . Stir constantly , cooling the lard quickly so that as it hardens the camphor will be th...
Page 19 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
SEEPg ^ McKi ^ oC . MUNZ / . ffl ^ W _ o DAY # SHca &lt; # « ee f &lt; CTARK WHSM . M &gt; CrAI i-yousellStark &gt; IRBB Rockport , Ills . TREES . Outfit absolutely free . WSuULKI Dansvill :. IU BARGAINS IN SEEDS ! Choice kinds of Vegetable and Flower Seeds at _ er packet . Flower Hants , 6 c . each . Many choice novelties . Dont buy until yon have seen our new catalogue . Moiled FKEE it you mention this paper . IOWA ciEED CO ., DES MOINES , IOWA . Parmer s Collection of Choicest Standard VEGETABLE SEEDS . 18 extra large packets containing everything required lot first class Farm Garden . Only SO cents . EASf LYNN STOCK &amp; SEED FARM , Tamaroa , 111 . ISA EVERGREENS I _ M ____ Be 1 , _ , ( t : *__ . » * t * u is ti » 8 In . * a . BO . § WBMM &amp; U } 00 , 8 _ P $ 1 ° Prepaid . 100 . 4 to « tt . • T ^______ W _ varieties , $ 15 . 45 choice Fruit trees . 20 * ____ W ______ , varieties , $ 10 . Ornamental A Fruit ^^^^^^^ Hfi ^ lrees . ...
Domestic Affairs [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Domestic Affairs Edited , by , Mrs . Bertna Caswell ; Norton , The Engineer s Story By Eugene J . Hnll . ¦ Han som , stranger ? Ves , slie s purty . mi ez peart-ezz sue kin be . Clever ? W y ! . she aint no chicken but she s good enough for me . What s her nameV TIs kind ot common ylt I aint ashamed to tell , ,. She s ole Fiddler Fllkln s daughter an , her dad he calls her Nell . I wm drivin on the Central jist about a year ago On the run from Wiuuemucca up to Reno in Washoe ., There s no end o * skeery . places . Taint a road fur one who . dreams . • ... With Its curves an awful tresles over rocks an mountain streams . Twuz an afternoon in August we , lied got behind an hour , ¦ ¦ An wuz tearinV up the mountain like a summer thunder shower , Round the bends an by the ledges bout ez fast ez we could go With the mountain peaks above us an the river down below . Ez we came , nigh to a tresle crost a holler , deep an wild . Suddenly I saw a baby , twuz the statlonkeep- , er s child ,. ...
m * A Talk with Parents [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
m * A Talk with Parents By Mrs . F . W . Vanderhoef . THE holidays are a tiling of the past , and the children are once more pay *¦ ing all their attention to school , with an occasional Saturday for skating or coasting . T think every parent should visit the school and study with the children a little while every night . That is , hear them recite the lessons learned at home , and talk over all they have done throush the day . No ; I did not intend to say the mother should do all this . I think the father should bear his share of the responsibilities and take just as much interesl in their sports or studies as the mother . But I do know that usually these duties devolve upon the mother . These duties are with me a labor of-love and usually are the pleasantest hours of the whole day . Now , another thing . I know that the world- over people are almost criminally careless about the , company their children have . I think if they cannot have good company , better not have any at all ....
"What Can I Do Now , Mamma ? " [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
What Can I Do Now , Mamma ? THIS is the question which every mother of little children will hear to-day and every day until the grass grows green again . No man , woman or child , who is good for anything , enjoys being out of employment . Even these short winter days will seem long to little children who have nothing to do . • Who can blame them if they get into mischief ? A pair of round-pointed scissors and abundle of picture papers will amuse little children , for hours at a . time . . To be sure , they will . make a muss , but it will be clean dirt and can be confined to one corner of the room . Give the little ones a neat box for their pictures . and require them to pick up the scrapswhen they are through . At another time give them a cup of paste and arm each child , with a toothpick and let them paste their best pictures on pasteboard or into scrap-books made of common manila wrapping paper , the leaves stitched together on the sewinsr machine . Cut bright-coloredpaper into ...
The Sin of Teasing [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
The Sin of Teasing R EAD what De Witt Talmage .. says in one of his sermons to sisters on how to treat a brother :. Dont snub him . Dont deprecate his ability . . Dont . talk discouragingly aboutkis future . - ¦ Dont tease him . Brothers and sisters do not consider it any harm to tease . That spirit abroad in a family is one of the meanest and most devilish . There is a teasing that is pleasurable and is only another form of , innocent raillery ; but that which provokes and irritates and makes the . eye flash with anger is to be reprehended . It would be less blameworthy to take a bunch of thorns and draw them across your sister s cheek ,- or take a knife and draw its sharp edge across your brothers hand till the blood spurts , for that would damage only the body , but teasing is the thorn and the knife scratching and lacerating the disposition of the soul . It ds the curse of innumerable households that the brothers tease the sisters , and the sisters the brothers . Sometimes it is...
Cooking Salsify or Oyster Plant [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Cooking Salsify or Oyster Plant S ALSIFY or oyster plant , like the parsnip , is at its best in the winter time . Salsify Soup—Select medium-sized or small roots , wash them and scrape well , slice about one-fourth of an inch thick and ; cook in a little boiling , salted water . When tender and almost dry add . a generous lump of butter , pepper to taste , and a quart of rich milk . When hot , serve in soup plates with crackers or bits of toasted bread . The flavor is very similar to that of oyster soup . Fried Salsify—Wash and - scrape the roots , slice and boil until tender . Draw off all the-water , mash thoroughly , season with salt , pepper and a little butter . When cold mix -with a well-beaten egg , mold it into small , thin cakes , dip into beaten egg , then roll in very fine bread crumbs , and fry a rich brown in hot meat drippings or in part lard and part butter . Escalloped Salsify—Wash and . scrape the salsify and cut crosswise in half-inch slices . Cook in boiling , sal...
Our Stamped Linens [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
Our Stamped Linens THE accompanying design for sixteeninch centerpiece ( No . 0612 ) , is a most beautiful one worked in red or pink or white , with green leaves and- white border . The price of this centerpiece , in good quality of liueu , with design stamped on , is 25 cents : silks for working 35 cents ex- 1 tra , or 60 cents in all . Order by name and number of design , inclose necessary amount to cover order , and send to Pattern Department , National Rural , Chicago , 111 ; ¦ ¦
_^ w w Odds and Ends [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 19 January 1899
_^ w w Odds and Ends YEAST—I have found out that it is all foolishness to waste time and patience making home-made yeast . Although there is only one kind that is a thing to depend on , and that is called yeast cream . It never fails , used according to directions , but sometimes , when the sponge is set to rise . in the evening , and gets too cold , the bread-making is a slow process , on account of slowness . in the rising . Lately I-have taken a yeast cake in the morning and put it in a half cupful of warm water . After it has dissolved and looks foamy on top , I stir in a spoonful of flour and set it by until I wish to set the sponge at night . There will be no delay this time . It seems to have double strength , and when mixed into dough in the morning rises quickly . I mold my bread twice before putting into the pans , and they raise up like balls in a short time . In this age of knitting machines and , therefore , cheap stockings and socks , one scarcely knows to what use ^ t...