YOU SHOULD READ THE JOURNAL4tECORD rTHE NEWSIEST NEWSPAPER IN CLAY COUNTY
TBK JOUBNAIi. Vol. BS. Ifo. 40
FLORA, ILUNOIS, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5; 1822
FIRST COUNT IN TIE FREEFORD CONTEST
Shows Good Vote, With W. H. Ruger Leadiig
in District No. 2 and Nn. Conover
Lends in DistHct No. I
IhUCH interest ALREiU>Y SHOWN IN THE BIG RACE
Tuesday nirht'* couat In th* Flora Adrerti*iag Club'* Free Ford con- last—the fii»t count *howed a goat rot* tor the flr*t three daj*' worli.
In Distriet No. 1—rFlora—Mr*. Mabel Conorer lead*, but Is clo*ely ^followed by Mr*. Nelson Murray and Mr*'. May A. Oibson.
In Diatrict No. J—Outside Flora, W. H. Rncer. who made a big run la laat year'a raee, is first, with Bert' Ben*kin second and sereral others goiag aftar ^ leadership pretty stronKly.
A WOBD TO OOIWlSSTAinB r ' C !i ,
'Small rubber band* will tie placed at the ballot boxiw in the two bank* ior your nie in pnttlnK the coupon* together. This will help the Judges la sorting the rote* and getting a correct count each time.
Another thing: Dont hold back yonr rote* at the beginning, for many psople rote for a contestant who is makiag aa efCort and showing a ^ood '¦rata at the start. Ton will find a lOO-rote free coupon in thi* i**ue of t^ Joumal-Reeord. x
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