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K1NK8IMV, .UN. 15, uHs.
ThSfseason on Cloaks- and , Coat Suits
is far advanced and we haVe only a limit
ed quantity left. In order0" tHatlwe may
make a cleaa sweep of themWe have re
duced the price to ONE-THIRD OFF ,
our regular price. A ;splencfid opportunity
is now offered you to btry one of our
splendid garments at a ridiculously low
price. You, cannot afford to miss
this if interested. Call and see them,
with the many other bargains we are giv
ing in winter wear,
IT PAYS TO TRADE WITH A
HOUSE THAT SAVES YOU
MONEY. . v
O LOCAXi NEWS AND O
O "- PERSONAL TOINTS O
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U. 9. Carsbn pays cash Tor furs.
Mr. Guy, Ran'noy, of"5' Broadway,
j' gave The Horahl (a pjeasant call
while in" Hartford Saturday. , ,
Dr. J-.A. Duff -uind .wife, Dundee,
visited Mr. and.MrsojB. F. Dean,
city, a Iev days last 'Week.
." nfr.' Jo'lin rieirJr.," nnd'Jllttle son
Cleburn. ,IIarUord, gato Tho Her
a'ld'a 'pleasant call Thursday.
".Mrs. E. W. Cooper has returned
to her home at NrfsHvlllo, Tenn., af
ter a visit hero with' her iiarertts.
p V Miss Loulsb Phlpps, .city, Is vlslt-
J- Ins hqr relatives,.' Mrajjd .Mrs.
Wlr,t Armstcad, in Nasjvy'illo, jenn.
' Tho boys of Hartford iare organ
Izlng a strong" basket-diall team and
j will soon bo prepared to meet all
' comors. t '
Capt. and 'Mrs. S. K. Cox left
Wednesday, foe a v'sH with their
daughter, Mrs. Charles E, Rogers,
of Elkton, Ky.
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Mr. A. It. Carson left Monday
for' LoufsvlllV to resume his work
as jtravpllng salesman for the Ken
tucky Clothing Co. '
V Monday was" a busy day "In Hartford-
Pollco Coiirt. Judgo C. M.
ojoyy&.'wa;kept busy all day In dis
posing, o V.l,lu,C" u.UHlueB01
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Chester RoVeS11 Center-
town, and Esq.d. E.Scott, noayor
:. MessrsJln FfcfM. - cashier
Farmers' Jlank, Centortown; L. H
Arabs! Hartford. h6utoK5, gav
fte'lieratd'a "pleWnt? call Tues-
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W. F. Hpvyard, Ralph;
ri T. Wright. Horton: C. C. Hlnos,
Q)ajfbnV Rquto 1, and Van May,
jjtoflon, wore pleasant callers at
The 'Herald, office Monday.
f The "nu'inerous'1 friends of Mr. J.
- tjiik ill II lm nlnnfleil tn know
la"t h'o Id rapidly1 recovering from
k. I..1.H.V Snutnl'npil from a fall 111
Louisville' some twoVeeks ago.
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$The Doard olii. Supervisors for
ftiio county corapieta meir worjt
Mterday afternoon ana' sojourner
i .rwjoBVnefBoHday Jaauary
7th, to hear eyWancfc as tQ the
iljpes, niada,,. rt ,
L E FT.
and remember that
"Air. L. B. Hoover and wife, of
Madlsonvllle, visited relatives hero
tho past few -days. Mr. HooveK has
moved his restaurant business from
Madlsonvllle to Providence, K?HV i
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If you fall to read tho two-page
advertisement of E. P, Barnes &
Bro., Beaver Dam, found In tyla
week's Herald, you will miss a
chance to get many real bargains,
Mr. J. G.i Williams, a former resj
ldont of Hartford but now. living at
St. Helen, Ky., was in , Hertford
Monday to attend tho. funeral of
Mr. AUkq McCormlck, with whom
he was formerly associated In the
railroad contructlon business, i
Messrs. E. P. Barnes, Hoillor
member 6f tho well known nlercan
tllo firm of E P. "Barnes & Bro.,
Beavor Dam, and Mr. Vilas IPoters,
one of their -'efficient clerks, were
pleasant callers at Tho Herald of
A negro from Llvermoro, whoso
name wo were unable to learn, was
drowned a few miles down Rough
river last 'rfiursday afternoon. He
was loa'dlnW'cross'tles onto a barge
when In some manner ho becamo
overbalanced 'and fell into tho riv
er. The current was very swift
and being unable to swim, ho
drowned before help could reach
him. He was never found.
Mr. Lucien Ambroso died at his
resldunco near Beda, Ky last Fri
day, after a wegk's Illness of pneu
monia. Ho was about 60 years old
and hnd been a member of the C.
P. Church at Beda for many years,
He leaves a wife and two children,
the lattor both grown. His romalns
were Interred in Beulah cemetery,
Beda, Sunday morning, after ser
vices conducted by Rev. R. D, Ben
nett, of Hartford.
In our account of the birthday of
Mrs. Q. C. Shanks, last week, the
good lady being 92 years old last
Thursday, wo failed to state the
fact that Mrs. Shanks' slstort Mrs.
Sarah Ann Austin, living near Bea
ver Dam, has.jateo arrived at a
very old age, shobeing 94 years old
at her .last birthday. Mrs. Austin
lives with her son and daughter,
Mr. and Mrs. Harrison Austin, and
Mr. Austin Is 72 years old.
During her recent visit here, the
R, F, D. men of the Hartford post
office presented to Mrs. A.U. Hoohn,
who was 'formerly Mlsa Henrietta
Gunther and. served as assistant
postmistress here for a number of
years, with a handsome gold piece,
THE HARTFORD HERALD
in token of her courtesy shown
them during her work hure. Mrs.
Hoohn now rosldcs at Avondalo,
Ala. It was a merited recognition
and reflects honor on both tho giv
ers and recipient.
Mrs, C. E. Morrison, of Hartford,
recontly knit for nnd sold to a Mrs.
Iglchcart, of North Yakima; Wash
a wals't out of thread. Tho price
received was $125.00 and it repre
sented ten weeks work. Mrs. Mor-,
rison had previously knit a collar
or neck piece for this samo lady,
for which sho received $100. Both
articles Were very beautiful" pat
terns of the knitting nrt, as will
perhaps be Imagined, and Involved
many days, of tedious work. In
this line of feminine handiwork
Mrs. Morrison Is very proficient.
Young Edward Duke, about 14
years old, son of Mr. J. D. Duke,
city, whllo playing "fox" with a
crowd of other boys yesterday after
noon, ran against a plcco of project
ing timber near tho local depot anil
cut a gash about thrco Inches long
Just over his eyes. Ho walked ((P
town nnd the wound was sewed up
and dressed by Drs. Pendleton and
Riley. Late yesterday evening ho
wns getting along all right, nl-j
though nauseated from the effects
of tho anaesthetic used, and It Is
not thought that anything serious
A. H. of E..P00I Not Sold Yet..
In talking with Mr. L. N. Rob
ertson, secretary of the American.
Society of Equity, at Owcnsboro,
over tho 'phono late yesterday af
ternoon, he Informed The Herald
that tho sale of tho pooled tobacco
had not yet been consummated.
The Executive Board was. waiting
for a reply to a message from
across tho waters.
Tne hoard is stand'ng firm for
the set price and hope to get an ac
ceptance. HOW Wll.MK (JUKI' MET
WITH KATAIj ACCIDENT
Willie CJoff, 1C years old, son of
Mr. Gallic Goff, living at Simmons,
Ky., met with a fatal accident at
Broadway mines, this ounty, last
Wednesday afternoon. Ho hnd gone
In and touched off two shots In tho
same room for another fellow. It
seems that, hearing the explosion of
one shot, he suposcd-that both had
gone off, nnd he went back to see
tho effect. Eyidently tho other shot
exploded Just as ho npproached. The
left side of his face was torn off
and, his skull badly fraqtured.
Ills, father,-also a miner, waited
for his, soiKuntil after time for him
to appear and then went Into tho
mlno to Investigate. 'Hd found his
hoy lyiug prostrate and with help
carried Jiltn put. rDr. Taylor, of
Hartford, and Dr. Lake, the regular
mlno doctor of Simmons, wore
summoned and performed" an oper
tlon on .tho. injured boy removing
a piece, of his -skull, .but ho never
regained consciousness and died in
a short while.
Willie wasa bright yoUng fellow,
popular with everybody, and had
only commenced working1 for him
self in the mlno on the Monday be
fore. It is said, that he had been
warned ,by his father not to fire
shots for flther parties. He lived
about 16 hours after tho fatal ao
cident. His remains wero interred
1 1) Williams. Mines cemetery Friday.
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Important to Phonograph Owners.
As Mr. Edison has permitted all
dealers to make a reduction" on 2
and 4 'mlnuto records for an Indef
inite poriod, I will rcduco tho 2's
to 21c and the 4's to 31c. You hat
bettor hurry and lay In a supply, as
you may never u.vo this chanco
again. The old price was 35c for
2s and COc for 4's. I havo a big
stock to pick from,
3t4 Jt B. TAPPAN,
Tho Reliable Jeweler.
GOES WITHOUT KOOI) OK
WATER FOR ELEVEN DAYS
The Owensboro Inquirer of Mon
day says: "
One of tho nios romarkablo
cases of vitality, under conditions
which physicians and scientists tell
us Ufa Is Impossible even by young
and vigorous persons, Is reported
from tho Ltvla neighborhood.
On Friday, January 3, Mrs. Nan
cy Hansford, 87 years old, and a
highly respected woman, was strick
en with paralysis. That was 11
days ago, and within that time sho
has not eaten a particle of food,
and had only a few drops of water
once, on last Friday, a week after
she was stricken. Tho muscles of
her throat and mouth are so par
alyzed that uho can tiot chew or
swallow. Her caso puzzles her phy
sicians; because her vitality is low
on account of her age, and they
cannot understand how she can sur
vive so long without food and
practically without water.
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For Sale, Farms All sizes, from
6' to 300 acres. We can plsaw.you
If you want to buy Una.
' '" A. 0". 'YEI8ER & CO..
MOST IMPORTANT FISCAL
Last Week by the Ohio County
Fiscal Court $1,000
,. - Salary Added.
, S. A. Bratchor allowed $2,544.75
on account Fiscal Court order No.
W. S. Tlnsley, County Clerk, nl-
lowcd $302.36 for County Court I
work, year 1912.
Tho 'folldwlng named gentlemen .
wero. allowed the amount opposite
their names for sheep killed or In
jured during the year, 1912 O.
E. Barr, $30; B. M. Pntterson, $5:
L. Barrett, $15; W. T. Johnson,
$16; II. C. Acton, $13.
f S. A. Bratcher allowed $1,000 to
gether with 7 per cent, thereon on
account of money advanced Ohio
Mrs.Magglo Grlffln allowed $31.50
oi account of Interest on Fiscal
Court order No. 80S, for year 1912.
H. T. Crowder, almshouse keeper,
allowed tho sum of $37S."7 from
October 1, 1912, to January 1,
J. A. Duke allowed $79.32 for
Tho Ahrens & Ott Mfg. Co. allow
ed $130.92 for material furnished
In plumbing Jail.
Ilartford Republican allowed
$135.50 for printing ballots for No
vember election, 1912.
County Attorney. C. E. Smith and
Justices J. C. Jackson and Leslie
Combs were appointed as commit
tee to lease tho oil and gas rights
on county farm.
The appointment of T. H. Benton
as Ronrd and Bridge Engineer for
Ohio county by Judge It. R. Wed
ding was ratified. 1
C. J. Rhoads allowed $53.33 for
rent for armory from July to Jan
uary 1, 1913.
' II. T. Crowder elected as alms
house keeper for the year 1913.
Esq. Leslie Combs appointed as
committee to make change In public
road near the Hartford "ometery.
Jailer W. P. Midkiff allowed
$172.70 services as Jailer from Oc
tober, 1912, to January 1. 1913.
A tax of 15 cents on each $100
worth of property In Ohio county,
and a poll tax of $1.50 for each
fnialo citizen In the county, 21 years
and over, graded school districts
excepted, was lovled for tho . year
J. II. Ambrose allowed $r,5 for
""C. G. Harrison allowed $33.83
for building three bridges.
The poll tax rate was fixed at
$1'.50 on each mnle citizen 21 years
nntP pved for the year 191.. ' This'
is an Increase of 50 cents'.
Tho road hands are" exempted
from work on' the roads during the
ye"ar 1913. The wholo system to
bo under tho control of the Road
Engineer and expense to be met by
JEsqrs. Grant Pollard nnd.J.'C.
Jackson appointed as committee
to ascertain as to tho advisability of
constructing a bridge across' Rough
river at Combs' Ford, and report at
Tho salaries for the county offi
cdrs for year 1913 v. ere fixed as
County Judgo R. R. Wedding,
$850;' County Attorney C. E. Smith,
$850; School Superintendent Henry
Leach, $1,000; County Physician.
A. B. Riley, $125; Health Officer,
S. J. AVeddlng, $f25; County Road
Engineer, T. H. IJenton, $1,000.
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0 MARRIAGE LICENSE. O
'Lesllo Kuykendall, Roslno,
Ethel Stowart, Horso Branch.
R. W. Qulsenberry, Olaton
Laura Tato, Hartford. "
J. D. Miller, Narrows, Routo 2,
to Gladys D. Hlcltoy, Hartford, R. 1.
Preston Daughcrty, Balzetown, to
Dade Smith, Balzetown.
Tho Houso of Representatives In
coramltteo Monday adopted an
amendment to tho Post-ofllco Bill
vacating tho recent exueuttvo order
placing fourth-class post-offlcos on
tho Civil Sorvlco list and nlso the
order of 1910 placing dorks and
assistant postmasters in first and
second-class olllcos under Civil 1 Sor
vlco rules. This last applies to
Louisville and several other towns
On account of rain last Friday
night, the annual meeting of tho
stockholders of the Ohio County
Farmors' Mutual Telephone Co.,
was postponed until Wednesday
night, January 15. A full attend
ance la desired to-night.
C. P. KEOWN, President.
.The avorago mat) nearly always
ma'nagos to get caught in tho act
when he has' occasion to perform aJ
In all colors, perfect fitters, bench
made turns, sheepskin lined, high Cuban
heel, beautiful silk chiffon rosettes with
satin centerpiece, detachable straps.
Jan. 13. A great number of the
Rough river and Green river farm
ers have had to move out to the
hills on account of the high waters.
Mr. T. II. Benton is spending this
week in Frankfort.
The railroad switch that runs to
KImbley's coal mine was washed
out by the recent rains.
Mr. Robert Rowe, who has been
sick for fceveral days, Is convales
cent. Farmers are taking advantage of
this tobacco season and many of
them have their tobacco ready for
Many friends and relatives of Dr.
King here wero sorry to hear of
his death. He was formerly locat
ed here and had many friends in
Mr. Harlan Ashby and family,
of Missouri, have been visiting Mr.
Chester Rowe and family for sev
eral da s.
IlnsKet ball is the latest fad here.
The teams play nearly every night
at Maddox's store.
The little girl of Mr. and Mrs. D.
11. Luck, who has had a very severe
case of pneumonia for several
da8, Is better.
Jan. 11. Dr. Harry King, of
Ray, Texas, died at his homo of
pneumonia and was burled there
the 8th. Dr. King was born July
10, 18C2, af Paradise, Ky. He
graduated from tho Medical Uni
versity of Louisville, Ky., In 18S5,
and ' located at Centertown, Ky.
about lS'SC, where ho jiractlced his
profession about 10 years. He
mocd to Texas In 1S9G and locat
ed In Ray where ho had a good
practice. Dr. King professed 're
ligion about tho year 1877, and
Joined tho Baptist Church at Para
dise, Ky. After moving to Texas
he joined tho chinch of tho samo
faith and order and lived a consist
ent christian until death.
Drs. Everly, of Rockport, nild
Smith, of Mcllenry, visited Mrs.
Earl Engler January IbL Sho Is
very sick and they pronounced her
condition very serious.
Mr J. R. Shull Is still on tho
Mr. C. G. Taylor and daughter,
Miss Margaret, are visiting Mrs.
Horbort King, of East St. Louis, 111.
Common School Examination.
Tho regular examination for
Common School Diplomas will be
hold January 24 and 25 at Ilartford
Evory teacher In tho county hav
ing pupils Who havo completed the
common school course should urge
such pupils to tako this examina
tion. Every pupil In tho county who
intends to tako advantage of tho
opportunity to attend high school
should attend, as this is tho only
way to get freo tuition.
HENRY LEACH, Supt.
mil mike Mccormick
dies after operation
Mr. Mlko McCormlck, who had
boen dangerously ill at his residence
.near Hartford for sovoral vveokH of
cancer of tho stomach, was taken
laBt Wednesday to Louisville, where
bo underwent an operation. Ho
was accompanied by his family pay
slclan, Dr. E. B. Peudleton. He
camo out from under the anaes
thetic all right, but failed to recov
er from tho operation and died Fri
day In a short while. It was the
last resort to save his life.
The romalus of Mr. McCormlck
woro brought back to Hartford
Monday for Interment. Tho corpse
arrived at Boaver Paul Sunday, but
on account of high water tho road
between hero and there could not
be crossed and on Monda a small
boat was brought Into requisition
to bear the coffin across th Hood
Mr. McCormlck was an Odd Fel
low and was buried under tiio aus
pices of that lodge at Oakv.ood
cemetery. Ho was a rallroid con
tractor by occupation nnd 'vus very
buccessful in his business, owing to
his ability and strict intogrltj. Ho
was a uativo of Pennsylvania and
57 years old at the tltno of his
dpath. He was married about fnt
years ago. and his marital life was
an ideal one. He leaves a wlf and
several step-children, who mourn
him as a loving, tender husband
and father. He was a good man
and 0110 of Hartford's most highly
Judge Aii'lilmlil Found (uilfy.
Washington, Jan. 13. -Judgo
Robert W. Archbald, of the Com
merce Court, was convicted by tho
Senate to-day on Jive of the thir
teen impeachment articles charging
misuse of his power and po3ltIoti
as a judge for personal gain.
The verdict removed him from
the bench the moment It was reach
ed and may prevent him from ever
again holding a position of honor
or trust In the United States unless
tho Senate modifies the penalty.
Evidence in his caso might h turn
ed over to civil authorities, though
this Is thought unlikely.
Notice to Creditor'.
Ohio Circuit Court.
Wm. Gentry, Admr., Plaintiff,
Ben Gentry, et a!., Defendants.
All persons having claims against
tho estato of Joseph Gentry, deceas
ed, nro hereby not I (led to file sanu
with mo at my office in Hartford.
Kentucky, properly proven, on or
boforo Friday, 31st day of nnuarj.
1913, or they wlll.be forever barred.
Given under my hand this Jan
uary 7, 1913. '
E. E. BIRKHEAD.
M. CO V. C
Ready To Grind Corn.
I havo just received a new com
mill and am now prepared to do
your grinding on Friday and Satur
day of each week. Your patronage
2tf Hartford, Ky.
Long, thick, heavy hair. Want this kind?
Aycr's Hair Vigor promotes growth.
Docs not color the hair.
Ask Your Doctor. hWlfc
United States Life,
Security Life, Chicago.
$5.00 for $2,000, per year,, $I3.0Q
910.00 for $5,000, per jear. 925.00
A. A. BROWN, Agent.
HEAVER DAM, KY.
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