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The Stanford Interior Journal.
VOLUME XXXVIII NO. 73
STANFORD, LINCOLN COUNTY, KENTUCKY, Fill DAY, SEPTEMBER 1.1, IPtl
EVERY TUESDAY AND FRIDAY
SOME SPLENDID ADVICE
TO TEMPERANCE PEOPLE
Vote Against Officials Who Do Not
Enforce the Law Liquor Peti
tion To te Published.
The following loiter linn been re
i civet) here by 11 prominent temper
uno worker from n rillF.cn uf JMndi
ftou rouuty, who hit tnken u lead
ing part In keeping saloons voted out
41 that cquutyi
Riehmond, Ky, Sept. 13, 1011,
J)enr Sir nutl Friend
I read with profound Interest this
volttum neeount In the Interior Jour
tiul (his week ot the "Enthusiastic
Meeting o Temperunec Workers'' in
your city Inst Sabbath evening.
J'nssing by thu many excellent things
ret forth therein to bold the fort in
J.iticohi for Tcmperunce, I desire to
uy that after all is said ami done,
jt remain for the totem to "sec to
it that olllcials are eleeted who are
jdedged to enforce the laws" us one
jicutlciiiiiu mi id in his remarks. I
might also say ,tliat since blind tig
ers exist nil over the county, us lie
is ipiolcd ns Haying, i( pretty good
tray of diminishing their number and
jiflitity would be for voters to pledge
themselves not to vote nniii for tlie
present ollicerx, If these violatunt
jire not made to ccnc their tralllc.
What do ton think of that aller
liutivnf I Iwhcte that if the male
portion of your big muss meeting on
Sunday night last or at u future
ii.eeling would sign such a pledge and
publish it in the paper, addressed to
nil ulllcers concerned, it would hate
ji salutary effect. In ndililion, it
would lw exceedingly wise and high
ly essentml for all good citizens to
Titte to ilo jury srrticc without
rt-M'tiMi in each and every case where
Mild nfticcr endeavorcil to bring vio
lators In pislirc. It dcs no good,
but positite liiirm for arrests to be
amide and cum- Ined before pines
who turn men loose upon some tech
i.ieul'lt bv the splitting of hairs,
uhrii die limit of punishment slui'uld
lt meted on I regardless of .the iigc.
i-ulor or I'oinlition of the culprit. Let
-tour indue urreM tlie tiobilors; let
your City Attoniet be tiailnnl in se
curing e'tidenee nud let .tour Rood
iilircns accept service on juiiw.
Awl finally let these juries stick the
line-. nd iMMialtien without fwir or
fator. There i the ke.t to the sit
uation, lloweter. if the oftlis-rs of
vur county n well as cltv Mill dnl
It ill the discharge of their sworn
duties. tii i -boiild ensue the serti'
nil the notice upon tli'tn that neter
niore will the pledged citizens -up-lort
them for any oll'iee in thejr gilt.
I ntu git ing no tinpracticable nd
mVc The limners and wivc ot M.id
ioti .olintv solemnly signed n petl
lion .U leet in length four tears ftao
demanding that the saloons of Itich
tiond I' closed, or t'Uc said fuiniers
aind witcs pollitel.t declared thc
I'mild caso to p.itriillio- the niei
limits, bunks or school of Rich
Moinl: nud, llnnlly they srtore nol
to support iinv candidate lor" ohice
who opposed them in their dctiufiltU
to secure relief fuun the saloons of
Kichmoud wbieh had mined so many
young men and debaueheil. the farm
labor of the count v.
I lirve .ton to anuoiiiiec at once
that inasmuch as a petition is be
ing firruUt-tl in ctev precinct ixi
the county for signatures nking fur
all election upon I he liipioi ipicstion.
,ou nilvi-" that all citizens lake no
tice that, no matter what arguments
uic put up in secure signatures to
Mud petition, (he one, ecnllal coli
I rolling inoUte of Iheir backers is to
leopen saloons in Stanford and pos-
Mbit clxejiheie In the enunlv. Tlieie
fore von dcMte to glto warning thai
you wll on a eeftaiu diiv publish in
the couulv paper the entire list of
these putidoixtrs, black and wMfc,
lit preeni'lt. that the public mat
know who iuiui-nom- the petitioners.
e followed ,thu course in Ri h
inond anil in the. fount v of M.tdi-ou
ailul the result witriWh cases that
the petition were withdrawn. In the
Jiit place many M-;iuiiurer had been
nbtntned bv fruud, 'bvJeevit, misiep
rescntution and fotstmpr ui -ome cas-s-.
The names of miners were nt
Jnchcd and absent, jwti-tsidviitr,
"n-erv iiinonir the. number llundreils
Hocked to the Court hi)iie nd with
ibew their nnmes, nud Homc even
thn'ateued damiiKU suits ii-.-aiust the
loiters while olhcrn threatened to
whip the men who secured names bv
misrepresentation. I -anJerhland
the latter method is lM'in- used to ,le
i eivu 801111; ignorant. kooiI people of
Lincoln into nttiudutii their nnmes.
We published nlso the Lift peti
tion ciroul.'itwd, or thr.t will eer be
emulated in Richmond for ie
opcniii,' saloons, last sprini.'. That
list so annuel! nud disuuxtud the bel
ter clement iisjnwu and cdfiutv, that
lliiv iiicdid no heller arKunieut
j, uiisl 0i open hiiIooii.
What did we show to the 'JO.OOO
people of Muilinoil? A list of 4U0
iHlitimii'is, of whom :20l paid uot
niiu cent of citv. county, state or
school lux; 108 had been oflcli in
jail or Uic penitentiary; 113 could
neili'cr read nor finto; 'J00 wore ne
e,roei, to the slinmo of the belter ele
ment of their race; and the, entire
illustrious -100 did not mv ennuuh,
tax lo pay the salary of the. ctra
policeman thnt would have been re
quired to keep thorn from drunken
ness, disorderly conduct mid mur
Who lint astounded the piod peo
plo of both races, black iin well us
it bite, nud it wns decided that if
that was the class of citizenship that
composed the strength of the liipior
business, it would be best to disre
gard their wishes and let the town
remain dry foreteimorc.
Yjni hIiiuiIiI publish the list in the
Interior Journal, for it is a puhlio
oocuincut after being tiled, auu no
roan ninv hold anyone responsible
for the publicity (hereof. If the cost
of publishing these mimes amounts
to us much as .fll'i s thcr dnl in
Madison coiinlf, let the dry loicen
put up tlm money, ami in Hint etent
count mil in for .. I am deeply in
teiesled in- volir county.
a:frihnd of rr.Mi'ERANci:.
Ill this eonneclinii the I. J. will
buy, as it said once before, thnt tb
list of the petitioners will be pub
lished as soon ax the petitions np
bled, it rrn linemen Is nlreaily liming'
been made "for that purpose.
O CUPIDS CAPERS. O
Harrison Weaver, ngeil Ul, and
Miss Ita Hrown. 18, were married
011 the first at Tine Rrown'ii in the
Sopus section. '1 he yrtmi i.s 11 far
mer nud a unlive of I'nlaski couutv
His bride is 11 daughter of Mr. V. 8.
Itrown ot that secliou and is ipiile
Joseph Miililli'lon and Miss Mary
liuise Cilliimuis, both of the Hol
ilain's Mill section, were united in
marriage on Ijie 1st at Rev. Vj W.
Hrock's. The Kriiom is a son of Mr.
mill Mis, Joseph Miihllcton and 11
faliier, while his bride is the piei,,
nud accomplished daughter of Mr.
Mill Mrs. J. l Ciiiuuiuis. I tot h of
the conl nictmir parties are just 17.
J. ('. Mont ne. of Kenton county,
nuid .ill, and a carpenter bj trade
and Mr-,. Sarah ('. I'adKet', secured
license hcie to wed. This is the sec
ond matrimonial teuture lor both par
Herman Diiteli, a f .inner, need 'J I
and Miss l'nil.i Recr, -'.', wlio is the
I m 1 1 1 1 1 n 1- and attractite duiiKhter of
Fred lie.tcr, were liiained hist week,
at the home of the bnde. 'Ibis
popular (icriiinn couple nre lereiviiii;
lieartt couKratulatioiis fioni a host
of fi lends who wish them well.
lliirtj; licais, '1, and Mjp (ccy
MeAlislcr, 21.' ffcr. mnrrii-il nl W.
. Hrock's. They ure resident- ol
the Hnsl Knil and iplite pnpulai'.
I,tlu Surber, of I'ulasla couii(t
and Miss N'eltiu Kohnisoii, were mar
ried at dearie TlininpsouV. The
irroom is 1 while the bride is only
Elbert .Mason and .MUs-l'ma Dani
els, both H, were iiiiiud in wed
lock at (I recti Mai tin's last wed.
James Ijikes, ot Hainilloii, Ohio,
;i" J ears of ai;e and .Miss Mary L.
Mci-er, ;il, were joinid heart and
band at Moreland last Tuesday.
Ollie Ijimb. of I'liluski, and Miss
l.oiitenia Leach were united in mar
riage t J. A. Sinsileion's on the !)th
The nmom is M jcars old and onco
11 wnlowei, while Ins bride is only
Samuel II Hi-Imp, u farmer, 'J.'!
tears ot aye diid MN- Muii;aict
'cal licynolds, Jll, were inuriled l.lst
week lit J. II. Ret Holds'.
Jnmcs M. Wiirhehl, 21 and Miss
t-ullie K. Reed, 18, weie mairied 11 1
Win. Reeds on the Uthi The (.'loom
is euiplotcd as a street car cooditelor
lhoiuh liotb parlies are residi'nt of
the Highland section. ,
The follow intr is the program of
(em heiV inectiui; lo he held tit Hus
louville in the graded school building
Saturday Kcptemb'cr 'S.l, beinuim:
ut '! I. M., promptly.
Weleoice address- l'iof. S, S. Rob
Respons'e -Rev. l'liluieler.
The Ideal Teacher Misses Fan
nie Spents, Mubel -MrClure.
School MauuKeiiicjit Rev. K. Q,
Character Imililini; in the school
Herbert Re.t nobis,
Ilotv to reach the defective child
Miss j.ois AA'illU.
Miine iiiiiieuiiies nun now to
(real lliem- Mis. McUce, Miss Mr
t'luuil, Mrs. Monltromerv, Mr. Wol
fonl. Cln'M htitdv Miss Hogle.
How lo interest thu child in faint
work mil farm life. Uyruu John
son. All fwiuhurs are intited to tnko
part in the discussion of the pro
triuiii. Foley Kidney Pills.
Will htiuIi your inditidiml uasu if
ton ImAe any form of kidney and
nhidder trouble of urimirv irrevu
laiitieb. Tiy them. Shunis und
SUGAR GOING UP.
Dealers Who Bouohqt Early are
Making Blq Money
Sugar Iiiih been k"'j l'l by leaps
mid bounds in the last few week
und those dealer who managed to
buy when the prire wits much lower
me making bin money. One of the
largest beneficiaries ot the bull mar
ket is said to be the J. P. Frnnk
(Jroeery Company, of Danville, which
bought ten ear loads a few months
ago, nud already the profit oil them
linn jumped to SO.OflO. The popular
iirm of Iliinn & Coffey at More
laud, is said to have bought liberally
when prices were about .1Xi0 while
it is over 7..r0 now mid looks like
it in goinjt to f8 Of course the price
to the consumer jjimps whenever the
f injur trust boosts it on the denier.
A SPLENDID RECITAL.
The members of Iho Hitch Club
have every reason lo be conuralu
lated on the success of their musical
Tuesday cveninjf. Ench number de
served mid received applause. 1 he
pianists seemed ut Iheir best mid all
seemed well hc.toud the amateur
stage. Mis.s Million and Miss Jack
son were ul their best nud showed
that Ihev were well qualified and
worthy of the positions they bold
'I lie pupils deserve the praise and
encouragement of all for the muster
ly way 111 which they played the se
lections ot such composers as Men
delssohu. I.isrt, Raff and llolun.
The male nuarlctte was encored
every number. Miss Jackson gave
the tragic death of Sidney Curtail
as oulv a finished reader can. All i
those who look pail desert e especial
mention. It mat be Miid to the
credit of the Stanford Graded school
that these cultural department"- arc
floiinshin; as well as all other work
in this excellent school.
GENERAL NEWS NOTES
The Cincinnati .Southern this week
btpiU running trains oter its new
High Itcidire, built 30 feet higher tluiji
the old one, and it was too high for
J. II. llaggin, the New Yoik mil
lionaire, is about to join the hurley
moI motemeiit. It is planned to
build 11 $".,.VIO,000 tobacco manufac
tory at Lexington, with the but ley
tobacco poolers as stockholders.
The Franklin Hank, of Louistille,
cliist d its doors this week mid the
depositors will get Ies than ."ill cents
on the dollar it is said.
Ileiirv Clay Reattie, the wealthy
toiing Virginian, was convicted of
the murder ot his wife, niter a scn
sntioP.il! trial and wUJ be electrocute
erf .'!! November 21.
It ttl!! rejulrc,lhe mliciiil count to
decide whether Maine uled wet or
dry in the slntewide election on
7&v eruption ol Mount Etna ill
Sicily tfu rctiBiuv.. A torrent of lava
is swceiHng otert thing in its way.
The peiiifvnl"! hate lelt their homes.
Aviator frtwler, who started from
San Francisr'v M1nd.1V lo cross the
continent 111 n ttud.iiie fell with his
Fox Respass, the well lin'imn to'
bacco drummer, who travels all rtWi1
Kentucky, nud keensjpmight.t well
posted on things politic was in St.tn
fold Wednesday and told the L .L
that he tins confident (hut McCreary
will be elected goietuor in Noternbel
lt from J.i,nno to :ij,()00 maiority.
Uo sats thnt he hears eterywhere
he goes of men who hate never vot
ed (he democratic ticekt before who
will w? in lino for McCreary in Nov
emlier while nil who left tu ISiHi nre
CHAIR FACTORY FOR
Mr. Snlms. of Troy, Ind., has been
in Crab Orchard the last week in
teresting the citizens of that fec-
tion 111 ,t chair factory- The plant
in which Mr. Snlnvs is- interested will
work 130 hands-. The business men
there nud the farmd in the ndia-
ent territory are much tnken with
the proposition. The twn ngrees to
give the enterprise five years' ex
emption fioni taxation. Crab Orch
ard is well located n a situation ns
tbcie is n lot of good beech timber
in the east end on the waters of
Hack Creek! Dix Riier. nlso 011 C011-
per Creek in Rockcastle, which
county nlso affords a largv quauitv
of Ibis species of timber, which
would be in cast reach. Two en
thusiastic meetings have nlieadv
liciu held, ami it U almost ure to
bo a go, ns the cast etidurx am tvido
awake mid randy with their suppoit.
Ae iimmlly treated, a simtined
uiikle will disable 11 man for three
or four weeks, hut bv applying Cham
berlain's Liniment freely us smvi us
the inlurv is1 received, jind ohiorv
:ng the direelions with en'di bottle,
n cure onn bo nfCeelcd in from two
to four days. For bulc by ull" deal-an.
L. & N. WRECK HERE
COST COMPANY $50,000
Many Turn Up With Serious lnu
rles Double Track to Row
land Wtud Cost Less
Chum Agents of the L. & N. hate
been busy settling up with those who
were injured 111 the head-on collision
between the K. C. and the west
bound pnnscneor between here and
Itowland a short time ago. So far
(is could be learned at thnt time,
ptaetiimlly no one was seriously in-
allied outside of the eiiRinenr of the
through (rain who hud two ribs brok
tu, but binee then it has turned
out that n greet ninny "serious in
juries" have developed among those
who were on the trains. Most of the
itamagi! is said Ip have been done
Jo passengers on the west hound
It is figured Hint this one little
accident will cost the company nbout
ir.'O.UOO. The cost of tho K. ('. cu
Uine which was uhnost battered into
kindling wood by the impact, is nid
to he nbout tl4,()U(). Its remains were
taken through hero to Louisville
where Ihct will be patched up and it
will be put to work iigiiin. It is
figured by those who seem lo know
that the roadway from here to Row
land could be double-trucked for
1 oitsidernbly less than the cost of
this (,iie accident.
The dispatcher who was on duty,
nl Livingston nt tiie time of the
wreck is said to hate tendered his
tesigniitinn without waiting to I fif
ed tor his failure to hold the K. C.
here for the through train.
AN ODD FELLOW 60 YEAR&
John Edmlston Heads Deleqation to
Crab Orchard, Sept 14,
The Odd Fellows nt Crab Orchard'
elected the following u.. icprcscutn.
litcs to the Grand Lodge which meets
in Louisville: Messrs, John Kdmi
tnn, M. M. I'erkin", James T. Chad
wiek. George H. I.tne, A. IS. Hastni.
and James p. Jones.
Mr. lMinistou who heads the list
is now in his Stitb-ycar and fidth
tear as mi Odd Fellow. The lasl
issue of the Kentucky Odd Fellow
contained a good picture of him und
loiiipliuicutar.t article adopted bv the
I rah Orcbaid lodge.
The I. J. wishes it hud the cut
of .Mr. IMmistnn to rtptoducc. 'The
icsolutioiis of dm Ci-eJ, OrchaM
lodge regarding n;m ,omf: -
""-en?. TW Omul .Mm lMmU-
io", lather of our District Deputy.
"r. j. h iMimiston, and lite only
Uyiuif charter member of Crab Dieh
ard Lodge No. 108, I. 0. 0. F pass.
Ms- iltty ninth birthday as nit Odd
Fellow oil .the tenth juy 0f this
Month, consequently he i- now in his
sl.vtkl.il .tear as mi Odd Fellow and
Jacks only three weeks of bciii S
.tears of aire, is a rectit'il that fowln
tin- Grnnd Lodge of Kentucky or in
tht Soverign flrand Lodge has equal
led. In addition to this hmg service
he has been n regular hard worker
for the order until the last few year-,
when owing to his health his atten
dance has not been regular, but we
re thankful to own Heavenly Fath
er that he still takes an interest in
the order and his mind is ns active
us oter. lie can ttlifiillv say
many solemn things hate pas-ed dur
'ing these tears in a well ns out of
the ordei and knows bv experience
"that in tin practice of Friendship
Love and Irutli will be iouiid the
I best snfe guards against tlu ills of
ate.'- Therefore be it
Resolved by Crab Orchard Lodge
No. 108. I. O. 0. F that we v-iend
our best wislitf nud prayers for
ISrotlier Kdmiston in his body afflic
tions and trut our Lord will give
him "(fiat peace which passelh all
Result ed. That a cnpv be spread
on our minutes, one sent to horn
Diother Kdmiston mid one sent (o
our official organ, the Kentucky Odd
fellow for publication.
M. M. VKRKINS. Sec'v.
STOCK LAW ELECTIONS.
At 11 meeting of ihe fiscal ourt
List week, the unit for stock law elee
lions was fixed as the magisterial
districts, making four stock law dis
Itictri in the count. It is said to be
planned to hold elections in several
of the districts Ibis fall lo determine
whether stock shall he allowed lo
inn at large on Ihe highway. The
election was carn,d in Ihe Wntnes
butgr district hist year but owing to
a technicality will hate to bo held
over again lo become legal. Tim
Crab Orchard distrnt is snj,l to bo
desirous of nlso holding an election.
Foley's Honey anil Tar Compound.
Still retains its high place as the
hod IiouMchold remedy for all eoiigh
and colds, either for children or
glown persons. Prevents serious
results front 11 cold. Take only the
eenuine l-'oloy'n lloncv nnil Tur Com
pound, and refuse siibstiiuten Shu
gari5( and Tuuner.
Dr. Alcorn attended the Fernbnnk
Dam Celebration at Cineinnuti this
Miss Liztie Phillips of Liberty la
Iho guest of Mm. William Mycr.
Post Master Hlain, hiw returned
from Springfield, where lie attended
the 1'resbytcriuii convention.
Henry ISauglimnn attended the
horse sales ut Stanford Wednesday
Mr. Chns, Turns of Jackson. Ky
is wit'i her sister Mrs. J. C. Carpen
ter. Mr. and Mrs. llavs Foster were in
this city last week.
Miss Annie 0 Neul and brother of
Dnde City, Flu., visited their nuele
Mr. J. C. Nenl Inst week.
Miss Kdim Cnnmiti is home from
11 delightful visit to Mr. and Mrs.
Howard ( amnitz nt Pittsburg.
.Mr. and Mis. Jake Tucker And
children are with Mr. nnd Mrs. Geo.
Tucker this week.
Murrell Haul hns returned from
Quincy, Ky .there he spent the
summer with his gnindpurents Mr.
nnd Mrs. V. H. Morse.
Alis -i Odin Couibest is with her
Mster Mr. Stanley. Stevenson this
Mrs. Waller VnnArsdall, of llar-lodt-iuii:.
is with Mr. aftrt .Mrs. II. K.
Jack Newbcrn has accepted u po
sition in 0. L. Penny's drug store.
We nic sorry to lose Jack. His courte
otisness und sunny disposition jnude
11 11 pleasure lo trade with him nnd
his many friends wish him nil the
Mrs, Anderson Nunhelley was in
town shopping Friday.
Mr. Farris Sandidge and son Don
11 Id were oter Friday to visit Miss
Sara Sandidge who is attending
Miss Rluck Git ens was guest of
Air. Rootle Reid and family nl Dan-,
Mat or Snow will leave in a few-day-
for Mexico on a prospecting
Mr. Henry Thomas of Liberty and
editor of the Casey County News
was in this city a while Saturday,
Jesse Ilerriti of Liberty pus-ed
through here', Saturday en route to
Mr. Will Minor was in this city
Mr.. W. D. Dunn nnd daughter
.Mis-. Annie Dunn left Monday for
Louisville where they will tiil rein
-Us-. Everett Smith of Globe, Ariz.,
1? visiting her parents Mr. and Mrs.
The Misses Pruitt and Misses Hnn
son it ((tided meeting here Thursday
('has. Montgomery of Libeity was
in town Thursday.
fMiss Kate Warriner litis, returned
lo her home in Le.xinglon.
Orestus Floyd left Tuesday for
Lexington, where he will attend Slate
Francis Weatherford left-today
for Lexington. Va where be will at
tend sebool this year.
FREIGHT ON STONE,
Between Mt. 'Vernon and Stanford
Raised $8 a Car.
Much speculation has been caused
here bv tin increase in freight i.ltes
mude by Ihe L. ic N railroad recent
I on the .shipment of stone between
Mt. Vernon mid this point. Those who
deal in stone say thai an increase of
H n car has recently been unified
by the mad and all are at a loss to
tipcouut for it. The raise in rale
is said lo have been from lib to 2(i
The principal sufferer by Ibis in
crease is said to be W. J. Sp.uks, of
Idl. Vernon, who is operating extent-it
e stone quarries just above that
city. The new rale will be prohibi
tive to him, it is said, and prevent
him shipping fclouc to Slanfoid n
any profit nt all.
Those who seem to know whereof
they affirm, say that tl e rate 011
stone to Rowland and Lancaster has
Hot been changed, Ihe increasp hav
ing been made simply on shipments
between Mt. Yeinnii nnd Stnnford.
There is said to by 11 chunco that the
matter will he taken before the Stntc
Railroad commission to ascertain
the whereas and wherefore of this
A Great Advantaqe to Workitm Men.
J. A. Maple, 123 S. 7th St., Steu
bcntillo. 0., says' "For fivo yearn I
suffered from weak kidnets and a
severe bladder tumble I learned
of Foley's Kidnet Pills nud their
wondeiful cures so I begun taking
them and sure enough 1 hud as good
results ns any 1 beird about Mj
backache left mo and to one of mt
business epresnmn, that nlorto is n
(.'rent siidvniitnse. Mv kidneys aci
ni free nnd nornml, nnd (hat satid
mo n lot of misery. It U now n
pleasure to work where it usiyl to be
a misery. Foley Kidney Pills have
cured tno and have my highest praise
Shugars and Tanner.
LINCOLN COUNTY JURY
Secured to Try Bad Murder Case In
A Lincoln county jury won secur
ed nt Somarset Wednesday to try
Fount Helton nnd Jim Ellis who iir
clmnrcd with murdering Squire A.
J. Hentty nt Hurnsule hist July. The
defendnnts uru said to be blind tiger
operators mid to have gone into Heat
ty' oiticc nnd shot him down in cold
blood, it is said to be the worst
r.iurder case ever known in Pulaski
county and feeling is so bitter
against the men there a jury could
not be secured to try them.
Sheriff Weddle came here Tuesday
und summoned 100 Lincoln county
men to appear Wednesday and from
there twelve good men and true
were chosen as follott-3, It. M. New
land, R. C. Arnold, Ed. Wilkinson,
George, Carter, J. M. Pel lus Jack
Cover, J. R. Harris, lilac k Huffman,
L. I J. Denham, George Rout, W. II.
I irmly nnd Sam Bishop,
fount) Attorney W. S. Rureh was
secured by the Coinmonwenlth to as
sist in selecting the jury. There nrn
a number of witnesses summoned,
und the jurymen nre belieted to ho
tu tor a ijrotractcd visit to the capi
tal ol Pulaski.
As Bcinq Conducted at The Middle
burq Baptist Church.
Middlburg, Sept. 14.
The meeting nt the Huptist church
will probably continue through this
week. Rev. Don Q. Smith is a great
preacher mid is preaching some
strong and convineiiu sermons. The
Lest of order has pret ailed through
out these services, which has uot
hcrctofoie been the ca'i. Thosn
who bate been in the habit of tun
ning in mid out of doois daring ser
vices, and making themselves a gen
eral nuisance were given to under
stand that such conduct would uot
be tolerated, ajid they were not long
in discotcring that tho preacher
meant business, and have lichatec!
in 11 highly commendable way. Hro.
.Smith is greatly pleased with the
kindness shown ium frince arriving
here und takes ficquent occasions
to compliment the people for the
very respectful hearing they ure giy
n:g liini Ilis discourse Simjltiv "nf.
ernj,on to men milv, on ".TL, fro,Vn
iiifr Sin o the Age,'1 was a scathing
denunciation of the tin of adultery
Mid those who lt)du!gii in it mid Id's
v,-on!s were endorsed by every right
thinking imin that heard him. Iho.
Smith is an orator with words nnd
oiiruge to express himself. There
1. 11V0 been three additioif. to date,
and the morabershin is being great-
liy strengthened by the able and earn
Mrs. tltv. J. B. Jones and her sU
ler Mis Minnie Shunnon, of Stun
tord arrived Monday and nre guests
of their mint Mrs. J. A. Estes. Mrs.
Rettie Jones of Mt. Snlem is beie
visiting John Bates and attending
the meeting. -r
Sheriff W.'T. Drown, enrae up
Tliursdav, and took Vernon Gaines,
son of Taylor Gilines, to Libeity,
wheii 1111 jirder vns made, Friday
o send him to the Reform School
nt Cexington. He Is just nine years
of age hut had bccnnie very unruly.
He jvould run away from home nnd
iemn awny, for two and thrtc days
at n time. He hltd become it mil
Mitiee, nnd it was thought best to
place him in the reformatory.
Irs. B. K. Swope, of Mnrksbury
came down Friday to see her (laugh
ler Mrs. W. T. Dye, and to attend
the Huptist meeting,
Messrs. W. R. Singleton and C, G.
Caldwell, of Wnynesburg were hero
Smuluy, Mr. and Mrs. Forch Sims
of ;w Salem attended church here
Sunday ajid took dinner with Rev.
und Mrs. ('. T. f launch. Miss Lmiru
Johnson tour Kingsville correspond
ent nnd her sister Miss Nettie spent
Saturday nnd Sunday here.
" -i . . ,
Mrs. Eliza Dougherty one of (he
old Indies of this community died
Saturday September 2, nfter n lin
gering jllness of nbout 6 mouths. She
was a good Christian woman nnd
was liked bv ul) who knew her. She
leaves. 11 child and miinv friends and
relatives to mourn her loss.
Among those who attended the
.Jumbo camp meeting Sunday were
Miss MArt Stringer McConnell. Mrs,
C. O. Daughertv Mr. and Mrs. D. V.
Kennedy Mr. nnd Mrs. Jnmcs String
er mid Sum Snow den mid James II.
Mr. J. C. McClary will cite a talk
at Hlue Lick Sunday week nt 2 p. nt.,
Mr. llanec loiv was with his best
eii at the camp meeting Sundtit.
The people nt this plane are prepar
ing to build n new church.
Is a irront medicino of proven
miIiio fit' both iicutu nud chronic
kidney and bladder nilmuuts. It i
especially recommended to elderly
people for it.s wonderful tonic nnd
'('constructive qualities, nud (he yei
nutivut relief nnd comfort it gives
(hem. Shugnrs. and Tanner,
VISITORS HAVE GOOD
WORD FOR STANFORD
Hustlinq Little City Surprises Many
Here Last Week Two Thlnos
"You neotde who live in Stanford
do not appreciate the Improvement
which is constantly being mode ut
your town," remarked lol. t. l.
rubble, of Danville, who came over
1 ere Wedncsdny with Mnrcus Helm
to wnteh the big sales, one who
only makes n visit lure once or twieo
a year, the change that is gradually
beiag made for the better in )our
little city, is truly rcmnrknlile, and
still is imperceptible lo the man who
is 011 the. ground all the tunc. No
town of near the sizo in the slate
cun touch Stanford's courthouse,
and the new depot which the L. & N.,
is preparing to build will be n splen
did improvement nnd give you a b'g
boost. It will prove a splendid nd
vettiscment for the town by reason
of Ihe fact that people traveling up
mid down the road will see it con
stantly und talk about it."
Other visitors here last week, also
hud many good words to say of
Stanford. Col. V. J. Mursball, of
Henderson, who came here to buy 1;
A'ur-ln.ul of mules and got them, said
that he was surprised to find Stnn
fotd ns tictive and as hustling a lit
tle city .is it is. Jinny others said
that Ihe only thing tlat Stnnford
needs now is to have her streets oil
ed und 24-hour electric current to
be getting mighty close to the metro
politan class. Keep the good work
Thai big laughing, tnusiciil fun
shop Coburn's Greater Minstrels
will bo (be next attraction at the
Stanford Opera Houe on Friday
evening Always n favorite the com
pany this year promises to outdo its
former popularity nnd establish n
iccord mark both in capacity busi-
incss and excellent e ol program.
Manager Coburn has brought togeth
er an entirely new orgtuilriitlon, new
people, new muie. new idens and j
Junius (t ,,; po;oy ? bigger mid
netter each season He believes his
patrons want new faces', new nci
new jokes nnd eaci season n change
completely of cnvironn.ent to keep
his attraction up to its standard in
minstrels), nnd spares neither time
money or ctfort to effect that re
sult. Some splendid voices this
year, better. than ever, a fine pro
gram of the best and latest songs
nsstire n musical treat, while the
comedy is in the hands of recogniz
ed funny men, whose ability has
been established with other attrac
tions of merit and whose antics hnvs
secured them a position with this
company nfter careful thought and
consideration. . .-
KING'S MOUNTAIN. '
Dr. C. M. Thompson,' was in Cin
cinnati fust week.
Born, to the wife of Claude Trim
ble twin girls ihe 11th.
Mrs. Meecie Francis nnd children
lelt for New Albany Ind., Monday.
Cyrus Johnson and wife are with
Ret. Carman nnd wife nnd Rev.
Combs nttended coulcrenee nt New
port 11 few days.
Docie Adams U suffering with
J. A. Hurt is very much impioved
lifter n spell of tyidioid feter.
Edna Childers is on (he sick list.
Herman Yuiight the little son of
Milford Vaught is ill with scarlet
Horn, to the wife of Grov'er Smith
on the 3rd a fine boy.
Nettie and I.nurn Johnson nttend
ed church nt Middleburg Sunday.
Ida Sweetie), Herlha Gooeh nnd
Miss Phillips returned to Ludlow
Mr. James Martin spent Satur
day and Sunday ut Dr..C. M. Thouip
The members of the M. K. church
guve ,1 box supper Saturday night
for tho benefit of Ihe pastor.
Neville Leq was in Stanford on
Dick Hatter and wife hive moved
Clarence Carey apd Oiville Me
New are improving after a long bid;
Leln Smith spent Sunday at South
A BORN POSTMASTER.
Mr. J. Henry Hnitkla, who has
long been postirtaster at Junction
t ity. was in town Saturday, uttend
ing'lho Republicnn Coiiyeulion. Our
lenders know it is a common expres
sion that such mi one was born so
and so. Tlie writer helices this is
It. ie ami we can sat In truth that
Ilenrt lluukla is a born Postmestrr.
,n observation of tun vWr con 1 te
ed 'is of Ibis. 'TIs nire Indeed (hat
11 hytv, man or child enters that
offien who fails to reeeivu n cheery
word, from the postmaster. Mnv bin
star never groiy dim. -Danville Messenger.