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The Rio Grande rattler. ([McAllen], Hidalgo County, Tex.) 1916-1917, November 23, 1917, Image 20

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18 WADSWORTH GAS ATTACK and RIO GRANDE RATTLER W e consider it a privilege to have the opportunity to insert our advertisement in the .“ W ADSWORTH GAS A T T A C K ” and “ RIO GRANDE RATTLER”. We thank all the boys of the 27th Division for their patronage and appreciate their business. We stand ready and willing to make good and rectify any mistake. WHOLESALE GROCERS Candy and cakes a specialty - Cigarettes and tobacco Cor® E z e ll and Choice Sts®, Spartanburg, S. C. P h o n e 1 6 1 The other thing money can’t buy-—more motor car service than the Ford gives That is why persons of wealth are buying Ford cars in larger numbers every day. ELW O O D F . B E L L E x c l u s i v e H e a l e r lo r S P A R T A N B U R G “ MESS C A L L ” means C SL Sfemtg (Ha. BEST GOFFEE AND TEAS Scented blends ___ 18c. to 28c. Rio blends _______ 15c. to 20c. Kenny special MESS coffee__21c. wholesale Only exclusive wholesale tea and coffee house in the city 127 Morgan Square SPARTANBURG Phone 747 THE NEW RIFLE RANGE (Continued from page 17) sion and the units of the various infantry reg­ iments will receive their instruction. During the building of the range the target material has been shipped to Campobello, 14 miles from Dark Corners, and has been trans­ ported by trucks in charge of a detail of 12 men from the Ammunition Train. The trip between Camp Wadsworth and the range requires two days and a night on the road. Just what' will be the order in which the different units of the division will shoot lias not been announced, but it is probable that the remainder of the 105th Infantry will go to the range following the first battalion under Major Paternan. “Nobody Knows” “Absolute knowledge have I none, But my aunt’s washerwoman’s sister’s son Heard a policeman on his beat Say to a laborer 011 the street That had a letter just last week, Written in the finest Greek, From a Chinese coolie in Timbuctoo, Who said the ‘niggers’ in Cuba knew O f a colored man in a Texas town, Who got it straight from a cTcus clown, That* a man in Klondike beard the news From a gang of South American Jews About somebody in Borneo, Who heard a man who claimed to know O f a swell society female rake, Whose mother-in-law will undertake To prove that her seventh husband’s sister’s niece Flas stated in a printed piece That she has a son who has a friend W H O K N O W S W H E N T H E W A R IS GO­ IN G TO EN D .” WADSWORTH PROVERBS You can never make nourishing soup from the bone of contention. The apple of your eye is not a good filler for the Thanksgiving pie. If ordered to make lemon pie, use some­ thing more than a sour look. Remove the eyes from the potatoes to pre­ vent them seeing how small they are.

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