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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

Clovis News VOL. 6 NO. 13 CLOVIS. STATE OF NEW iY 4, 1912 $1.00 Per Year The Woodrow WHson Nominated Baltimore, Md., July 2. -The convention was called to order at nine minutes after twelve, and following the opening: pray er the forty-third ballot was immediately started. Illi nois voted 59 for Wilson. Vir ginia voted 24 for Wilson, West Virginia gave Wilson 16. Many small gains were made for Wil son and there were loud demon strations following every change in his favor. Several times dur ing this ballot the chairman threatened to clear the galleries. The forty-third ballot resulted as follows: Wilson 602. Clark 329, Underwood 98, Harmon 28, Foss 27, Kern 1, Bryan 1. On the forty-fourth ballot which immediately followed the announcement of the result of the forty-third, Wilson gained California 4, Virgin ia4, Wiscon sin 4, Iowa, and a number of other small gains, accompanied by much cheering. The result of the forty-fourth ballot being Wilson 629, Clark 308, Under wood 99, Harmon ...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

CHINESE AT THE RED CROSS CONFERENCE ADVANTAGES OF TRAP NESTS By Use of Device Number of Eggs Laid' by Each Hen May Be As certained Without Trouble. The primary object of using trap n-'nts ) ,to develop a heavy laying atraln. It baa been found by the uso of trap nests that the number of eggs laid per hen In an average flock varloi from 40 to 24i Without using trap nests, the results from such a ftocJc waruld be uncertain and probably un satisfactory. It Is the object of the poultryman to breed and build up the train which lays the heaviest, by breeding to the heavy producers. For fanciers, the trap nest is India- I IdJUULL !Tmmm 1 immm I rwm mtro nmm rt OW ' I " iff Sectional View c Nests. pensable on account of the fact that iu the ordinary pen there are fro: six to 12 females to one male. If fap parti are used, and there are as many .is there are females In the pen, it is possible to distinguish each hen's eggs. T.-hlle If the trap nests are not ) UBed. this Is impossible. The use ...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

SMIL The Way Out. "The trouble Is." said Wtlklns, as h talked the matter over with lit- ooun el, "that In the excitement of the mo ment 1 admitted that I had been go ing too fust, and wasn't paying any attention to the road jtiat before the collision. I'm afraid that admission Is going to prove costly." "Don't worry about that" said his lawyer, "I'D bring seven witnesses to testify that thev wouldn't btMere you under oath." Harper's Weekb Not That Kind. Manager My dear sir, there Is one grave drawback In your play. Playwright What Is It. sir? Manager The villain charges the poor widow 160 per cent, on his loan to her on her humble little home. Now, It Is the unwritten managerial law that all plays must have human Interest. The Whole Truth. "Algernon, am I the first woman you have ever loved?" "Not exactly. I was In love with my teacher at ten and with a circus rider at twelve. But you are the first girl I have ever asked to marry me. my dear." THE NOBLENESS OF QEORQE. "Come, dear, y...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

The Clovis News W. J. CURREN. A. L. CURREN, Editor. - Publisher. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION One Year $1.00 Six Months 50 Mud-slinging Tactics Adopt ed by Portales Editor The Portales Times is afflicted with a dreadful case of grouch. In every issue of that paper for the past few weeks it has devot ed most of its weak and Rushing remarks to abusing and vilifying Clovia. We know this uncalled for abuse is not the desire of the good people of Portales, but merely the vicious vaporings of a diseased and vicious editorial mind. The good town of Por tales is to be pitied, indeed, in its misfortune in having such a would-be literary carbuncle fast ened onto them. No worse af fliction c ou'd possibly befall a good town like Portales than to leave sucn an individual in charge of its newspaper. For a neighboring town to advertise its neighbor as being dry, sandy, waterless, wicked and bankr upt id no advantage which would naturally rebound upon the place so doing it. Eastern peo ple would say if P...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

If a burglar gets into your house and you have money concealed there, the burglar will get your money. That is a burglar's business. The burglar will know you have the money before he goes into your house: that is the bur glar's business. Our business is to protect your money. If it is in our bank, it will be safe from burglars, from fire and your own extrava gance; you cannot lend it, spend it or lose it so easily. Do your bunking with us. We do strictly banking, that's all. THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK Of Clovis Auditor Fixe; Tax Levy of State at 13 Mills Snnta F, N. M.. .fa ie 25. Thirteen mil's is to be tho ItfV? for the first fiscal year of the' new state. That is three mills mnre than tin- last levy made under the territorial form ol'j government. State auditor W. j C. Sargent tod iv aM lresvd the i following Jetter to the hoards of county commissioners of each of the twenty-six cou ities. For the purpose of raising re venue to pay appropriations made by law. for state purposes and...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

Necessary to GrubStake the Farmer Washington, June 29. The lecessity of "grub-staking" the trmer has been recognized by e first of the national conven ns to meet this year, that of e republicans, in the adoption ,i a section of the platform to the effect that "it is of great im portance to the social and eco nomical welfare of this country, that its farmers have facilities lor borrowing easily and cheap ly, the money they need to in crease the productivity of their land. It is as important that fi nancial machinery be provided to supply the demand of the farmers for credid, as it is that i the banking and currency sys- j terns be reformed in the interest of general business. Theref ore, I we recommend and urge an au thuratative investigation oi agri cultural credit societies and cor porations in other countries, and the passage of state and federal laws for the establishment and capable supervision of organiza tions for the purpose of loaning: funds to farmers." ine rauroau companie...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

Notice for Publication. Non-coal land. 07W8 Department of the Interior. U. 8. land office at Ft. Sumner N. at. Mar 20. 1912 Notice is herabr glrsn that William H. Cox. of Clovls. N M who on December 9. 190H made Homestead Entry No. 01204. for S. K. quarter auction 22, town ship 4 north rang- .IS eaet. N. M. P. M. ha died notice of Intention to nnke final five-year proof, to establish claim to the land a wvo described, before W. J. Curren. II. 8. Commis sioner, In his office at Clovls, N at. on the 9th day of July. 1918. Claimant names as witnesses: I.uther P. Carnes, of Claud. M. M PaulSuh nel. Clovls. N. M . Augdsta Koa, of Claud. N. M., lister Simpson, of Clovls. N. M. Arthur K. Curren. Keaister, Notice for Publication NofMcoal land Department of the Intertor. II. 8. land office at Fort Sumner. N.M.. May 21. 1912. Notice is hereby given that David W. Nicholas of Clovla. New Mexico, who on June. 22. 1906. made homestead werlal No. eS8, for SE1-4 Sec. 17, Township 1 N. Flange 3f! Ea...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

PRY FARM PRINCIPLES Proper Preparation of Seed Bed Has Many Advantages. System of Culture Outlined to Favor Conservation of Soil Moisture and Adapted to Regions of Umited Rainfall. By PROF. A. M. TBN BTCK, Buperln tendent Western Kansas Experiment Station.) In a dry climate the proper prepara tion of the seed bed has several Im portant advantage. The cultivation of the land after harvest tends to con serve the moisture already stored In the noil The furrowed land la in rood condition to catch and atora the rain and the later cultivation clears he land of weeds and volunteer wheat and leaves a mellow soil mulch to eenserve the moisture which haa been stored in the subsoil The early and continued cultivation of the uoil fa vors the action of the bacteria and the development of available plant food. By practicing this method the farm er may cultivate a larger area early in the season when the soil Is In good condition to cultivate, when, If it had been necessary to plow the whole area,...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

S&POO FLAME by LOUIS JOSEPH VANC ILLUSTRATIONS ELLS WORT HYOUNG COPYRIGHT 1909 By LOUIOSEPH VANCE a SYNOPSIS. The story opens at Monte Curio with Col. Terence O'lTourKs, a military free lance and something of a gambler. In hla hotel. leaning on the balcony he sees a beautiful girl who suddenly enters the elevator and passes from sight. At the gaming table O'Rourko notices two men watching him. One la the Hon. Bertie Olynn, while bis companion Is Viscount Des T robes, a duelist. The viscount talis him tha French government has directed him to O'Rourke as a man who would undertake a secret mission. At hla apart ment, O'Rourke. who had agreed to un dertake the mission, finds a mysterious letter. The viscount arrives, hands a sealed package to O'Rourke, who la not to open It until on tha ocean. A pair of dainty slippers are seen protruding from under a doorway curtain. The Irishman finds the owner of the mysterious feat to be his wife, Beatrix, from whom ha had run away a year previ...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 4 July 1912

CONSOLIDATION SALE 10 Days ONLY The Miller & Luikart Store at Portales Consolidates With the 10 Days ONLY Miller & Kimberlin Store and Bears the New Name KIMBERLIN & LUIKART It is with pleasure that we announce that the big store is one more time full of merchandise, fuller than ever be fore. We siated previously that Kimberlin of Miller & Kimberlin and Luikart of the Miller & Luikart store at P ortales had purchased the interest of Claude Miller in both the stores and now have them in one. Besides the stock of the Portales store, the big store is in receipt of oceans of brand new goods from the east. Mr. Buck rage, the buyer of the Oklahoma City store has been busy filling our many want lists from all departments that we have been sending him while he is in the eastern market. We -an now fill your wants for anything that comes in the dry goods line. The present stock of the two stores goes at wholesale cost for 10 days more and all the new goods will go at a ver...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

Clovis News jS VOL. 6 NO. 14 ;lovis. statk of new ILY U. 1912 $1.00 Per Year Farmers Harvest Crop Twenty I Wheat this week. Among the numbf least 20 bushels per acre and thf acres to cut this year that he thinks will make at least 20 bu- The header, owned by a company north of town, has been 'aid up on account of he non-arriv;u of canvass and when once they get to going they have another 1000 acres to cut. New Mexico is bmnd to make a wheat growing ;JB', and we believe that spring1 vneat will do better here than any other kind. From our own experience we know it doe.s not take this wheat very long to make, as we procured a very small amount from the govern ment free seed mixed with some English peas, and our wheat is about ready to cut now, planted thr- first of last month. v .... . . Bond Issue Called Off The election called by the Board ofEducation for the issu ance of $25,000 bonds for the ben e fit of educational institutions has deen declared off for the present as some sentime...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

Cornerj OUTFIT OF A "MIND READER" FANCY COSTUMES IN RUSSIA ild be paid For ket. ' we WKmm Omoo m Electrician Tell What He Discovered In Repairing Communication With Occult World. A Hindu mind reader found hla out fit In bad ahape one day and waa obliged to enllat the service of a tele phone roan to again place him on "speaking terms" with tbe occult world. What the electrician found, says a contemporary, was aa follows: On the floor of the room where the confiding victim handed wor the "necessary" In order to know the fu ture waa an ordinary-looking rug. To the under side of the rug eighteen turns of copper wire In the form of a coll were carefully aewed, the two ends passing through the wall at the floor and Into the next room. Here few dry cella and a telephone trans mitter were connected with the cir cuit The Hindu professor could never "concentrate his mind" without wear ing hla turban, for concealed in this was an ordinary telephone head set from which wires ran down In his clo...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

SfePOQ H0USEHC ros HAKIKO OLD FA3HIOM nowt-nAPE HOOT BEL R Every home should maka root- FLAME beer in springtime for its deli ciousness and its fine tonic properties. o x'jr smsm nika If year foeer Iss'fl opplUd, SS) will nail yoa ft packac on rtpt of SSo. Rmh g U fell HUB. Writ for premium passu. THE CHARLES E. MIRES CO. 209 N. Broad St.. Philadelphia. PS. LOUIS JOSEPH VANC illustrationsby ellsworxh-young COFTRICHT 1909 by W)UOSEPH VANCE u 8YNOPSI3. at Mr The Col. Terence O'Rourke. a military lance and something of a gambler, 1' hotel. Leaning on the balcony he a beautiful girl who auddenly enter elevator and passes from sight. At earning table O'Rourke notices two watching him. One Is the Hon. I Glynn, while his companion Is Vls DCs Tret.s, a duelist. 1 with f-ee 1 his es a the the men ertle unit tells him the Frenoh government has directed him tr O'Rourke as a man who would undertake a secret mission. At his apart ment, O'Rourke, who had agreed U dertake the mission, finds a myst...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

The Clovis News w A. J. CURREN. L. CURREN, Editor. HER. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION One Year . . . . . $1.00 Six Months . 50 Three Year Homestead Act The three year act passed by congress because the republican senate insisted on it. was sighed by the republican president It has already flooded the six land offices of New Mexico with in quiries and applications. All homesteaders who have lived three or more years on their homesteads and want to prove up on tneir homesteads and the Santa Fe land office alone will have nine thousand homestead entries to deal with. It must be remembered that but for the stand taken by Senators Thomas B. Catron and Albert B. Fall, who combined with five other republican senators, who threat ened to defeat every piece of other legislation by filibustering unless the three years' home stead act was passed, the meas ure would have been postponed if not defeated. Socorro Chief. A Comparison The Clovis Journal has pres ented a bill for the publication of the delin...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

f Notice for Publication. Non coal land. Departiient of the Interior, US Lo.r. office t Ft. Sumner N. M. Jan tt im. Notice la hereby given that Sum D. Norfleet, of Clovij N. M. who on June 12. IMS made homestead entry, CErt. for the Southeast quar ter (SEM) af section 9, Townahip I north, rente 84 East N. M P. Meridian hu filed notice of Intention to make final three-year proof to establish claim to the land above described, before William J. Curren, V. 8. Commissioner. In hi office at Clovls. N. M.. on 'be 15th day of August 112, Claimant name ax witness: Walter P. Oieenneld. Jasper w. George. Fred Rush. Wlllard Henry Barnard all of Clovls N. M, Arthur E. Curren, Register. Notice for Pub licaiion Non coal land. Department of the Interior, U S. Land office Fort Sumner New Mexico, May 21, 1912. Notice la hereby given that Bertimer R Hendrix of Clovla. New Mexico, who, on Feb. 19, 1910, made homestead entry, No.07682, for north waat quarter aaetlon 4, townahlp a N. R. 86 E. N. M P, me...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

EXPERIMENTS WITH WONDERFUL NEW EXPLOSIVE jUR. MIM " ES HHHHb diflHsssH iF.'vJL OB THK picture In the lower left hand corner shows Marquis Roberto Imperial! setting the fuse to 800 grams of the new explosive, "Imperlallte," Invented by him, at experiments held near New York. The central pic ture shows the 25-ton granite bowlder shattered to atoms by the force of the explosive. The upper right hand picture is that of the Inventor. Before setting off the blast, the marquis pounded a handful of the new exploslvs between two heavy hammers, melted It Into vapor and heated It gradually to 400 degrees centigrade, without frightening any of the men and women gathered to witness the experiments. SPIRITS FIND MINE Oead Friends Direct "Mediator" to Gold Deposit. A Least Old Trustum H. Brown of Maine, Their Confidant, Declares They Did Neighbor Felt His Power. Bangor, Me. Trustum H. Brown, the ' Mediator," was In Bangor, re cently, on his return from a visit to Boston, aud although eighty-six ye...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

Q CULTURE OF ALFALFA Crop Should Be Sown on Land Containing Water. Grimm Variety of Seed It Recommend d for Most Northern State and Sr.ould Be of Good Quality Method of Seeding. (By I., u WAI.ORON. Superintendent Dickinson, N. D . Substation.) The ground selected for alfalfa ahould be well manured, plowed well and planted to corn, potatoes or to eome cultivated crop Thla cultivated crop ahould be kept very clean during the period of g.owth. In early spring of the year following the previously cultivated land ahould be disked or well harrowed. Later on the soil should be worked occasion ally until late In May. This working of the soli serves two purposes The moisture In the soil Is conserved, but perhaps the main thing Is to kill off the young weeds, which will germinate during April and May We find It quite Important to keep the new al falfa crop as free from weeds as pos sible, as young alfalfa plants are not good weed fighters It la quite Important that alfalfa be sown on land tha...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

DontPay Rent WHY? First You pay for your home and don't get a deed to it, you only get rent receipts. Second Charity begins at home, get you a home first, then if you have such a big heart you can buy one for the landlord. Third For the love of Mike listen to reason. The Mansfield-Claiborne Co. will lend you the lot and the lumber at 8 per cent in terest and you can pay this back in small monthly payments. Re-, member you can build your home among the trees in the Liebelt Addition Call and see us. The Mansfield-Glai-borne Go. Office over First National Bank or Phone 229 W. L. MANSFIELD, Sales Manager Fourth of July The fourth of July was a very quiet day in Clovis as there was no special celebration scheduled. Quite a number of our citizens were out of town, some going to Roswell and others to Las Vegas to see the great (?) fight. The business houses were for the mofct part closed, and a ball game at Cavender park held out an attraction to the fans. The first nine did some fancy sti...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 11 July 1912

SUPPLEMENT TO THE CLOVIS NEWS Vol. 6. Local Notes Mr. Will Dawson returned Sunday from Ellington, Kansas where he has been on business. Mr. Clasner, 9upt. of the Bridge and Building, went to Carlsbad Friday returning Mon day. Leo Evans has opened up a new tailor shop in the ArJ ington Hotel and is ready for business. D. N. Rogers. Walter Green leaf and John Magee were in Amarillo on business the latter part of the week, returning Sun day. Joe Burrus, machinist at the shops, wife and family are ex pected in a few days fro.n El Paso to make their home in Clo vis where Mr. Burrus has ac cepted a position at the shops. Scott-Tracy H d w. Co., successors to the Milliren Buchanan Hdw. Co. Misses Bell and Bess Hays of LaLande stopped over in Clovis Tuesday en route to Hereford. Clovis, New Mexico. July 11, 1912. No. 14, C. G. Duffy left for Vaughn Wednesday morning on a busi ness trip for the railroad com pany. Trainmaster T. J. Evans and Mr. and Mrs. Studevant took breakfast with Mr. and ...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: New Mexico, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Clovis news. — 18 July 1912

SPECIAL "BOOSTERS" AND INDUSTRIAL EDITION he Clovis New Established May 1, 1907 per lished in a VOL. fi N( CLOVIS, STATE OF NEW MEXICO JJLY CIT CLOVIS IS A MODERI THE HUB CENTER OF INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT IN EASTERN NEW MEX THE STAR IN THE EAST OF THE NEW STATE. A railroad center with a monthly pay roll of $100,000.00 per month. The shipping point of a densly populated ing district. Draws trade for a distance of 50 miles. Electric lights, water works, sewerage, fire department, paved walks arid all modern conveniences. THE BEGINNING. On May 1, 1907, Volume One. Number One, the initial num ber of the Clovis News was printed and circulated. The iUe was print ml or the Mcl- Ileadhght press and aJ rh there was not a single ttfmplcteJ house on the present townsite at that time, the News was widely distributed among the farmers in the surround i country. i&tcge niimuer oi copies weic circulated at Texico tha th.n ct nter of business activity , where it created considerable amusement am...

Publication Title: Clovis News, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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