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Pa pe Two.
November, 28 1912.
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true and Inttraitlng.
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WHERE THE MONEY GOES
In another column of this Issue will
bo found statement of settlement with
creditors In re W. J. Tatum.
All the creditors, of course, hao
seen tho statement and Tho Citizen
has tho permission of the attorney to
publish It, and It does so only for
tho purpose of Illustrating the moral
Do business, but whatever business
you do, let It bo a cash business.
It will bo noted that tho total in
debtedness was 1,3C9.04, that the
total assets reduced to cash were
?37C.2G, that there was one preferred
creditor whoso bill was $22.50, that
tho net assets to other creditors were
fXCTO, owing to tho fact that Mr. i
Tatum did not tako advantage cf
his legal right of one hundred dol- .
lars oxemptlon. This Is to his credit. I
It should bo further noted that of :
tho net assets, amounting to $333.7(1,
$102.76 went for expenses nnd court
costs. So, If Mr. Tatum had claimed
his right, only J1G1 on the J1.3C9.01
would have been paid. Hut with that
Tho Citizen, which had a bill for
advertising of $0.72, got only IS 3-4
per cent, or $123, and other credi
tors In proportion.
Verily, credit business Is bad busi
ness and bankruptcy proceedings ex
Many of, The Citizen's readers may
recall the vlbll of Dr. David Paulson
to Berea more than a year ago. From
an article in "The Life Boat," a
monthly publication edited by Dr.
Paulson, wc take the following max
ims which, if put Into practice, will
undoubtedly provo profitable. The
maxims were originally taken from
a leaflet Issued by the National Cash
Ileglster Company, Dayton, O.
1. Good health can't bo bought at
tho drug store.
2. American people sleep too little
and cat too much.
3. Don't take medicine for fclcep
lessncss, take a bath.
4. A healthy man needs at least
eight glasses of water n day.
5. What we ea. today is working
and thinking tomorrow.
6. When you don't know what to,
eat. eat nothing.
7. Don't .permit your palate to get
your stomach Into trouble.
S. Fancy food Is generally poor
9. Tho tighter your houso the tight
er your colds.
10. If you can't work outdoors, sleep
11. Halve your food, double your
drinking water, treble your exercise, ,
ouadruplo your laughter. '
nR HFI7FR'R I FfiTIIRF
URi IILIZ.LI1 0 Lt-UIUHL
Dr. W. h. Helzer, State Keglstrar
of Vital Statistics, lectured In tho
Collego Chapel, Saturday qvenlng,
taking tho plcco of Dr. McCormack,
who was announced but detained ow
ing to the .necessity of appearing in
court against certain violators of tho
health laws of tho state.
A good audience, both of students
ami citizens, waa prcccnt and gave
unusual attention to tho lecture which
was splendidly illustrated.
Dr. Helzer, being a member of tho
Stato Hoard of Health and State
Registrar, speaks with authority. Ho
has, of course, at hand the
figures which Borvo as oxcellent texts
and press home tho need of such
work as he Is doing. Tho department
of Vital StatUtlcc has already justi
fied Its establishment, Inasmuch us
it shows accurately tho number if
deaths from tho various diseases in
tho stato and helps health authori
ties to cxpond their energies where
Uiero is the greatest need.
As anticipated, Dr. Helzer gavo con-
slderablo time to Hookworm, nnd an
nounced thr.t a dispensary for tho
treatment of tho dlsenco hero nnd in
Madison County will bo opened (it
an early dale.
As allowing the Interest In tho lec
ture, when tho announcement was
mado at the clorfo of tho vesper hour
that those who wished to retire
could do so, but very few left, tho
largo nudlenco remaining nnd giving
closo attention until tho close.
NOT SELLING THEIR LIBERTY
A prospcrotH orchnrdlst said
me: "I fear t must Import labor ur
abandon my property. Yesterday, on
my v'slt to my orchard, I found mules
standing llko ttntues to their plows,
hoes lying where dropped, Nicks f
pens and fertilizer open to Impend
ing rain. In nearby woods men shout
ed nud dogs yelped. When 1 had
waited nn hour, my hands struggled
back. As, according to my custom, 1
handed tholr lorcmnn tho bag con
taining their wages, I said quietly:
'Do you men think It right to quit
work for rabblt-huntlng?' Every
plowcr nnd hocr stood at sullen at
tention. A stalwart youth said snap
plly: 'I don't tare what 1 nm doing,
1 stop when my dog Jumps a rabbit.'
A woman, with dinner-bucket on her
arm, shouted 'Wo don't sell our
liberty.' A noble sentiment however
misapplied. I took oft my lint to her,
ami left my money In their hands.
Now I nm willing to teach fruit ciiltl
vntlon to Incompetents, and pay theni
to learn, for I nm an orchard enthusi
ast. But what f.m 1 to do with unrell
ables, with men conscientiously un
reliable thinking freedom nnd unreil
ability synonymous? These are strong,
flno fellows, with a rock-bottom f
charncter, but they have not bctn
educated aright; they have not been
j educated to their- environment, to Iovo
j and reverence nature nnd nature1;)
gifts, and thn work 'that Is to their
hand. They look on hoeing and plow
ing, sowing und reaping, as menial
toll. They should bo taught that It
is sacred sorvlco to help tho earth
"bring forth her Increase."
If tho teacher In tho Httlo school
hero would lead her flock Into an
orchard nt dun intervals nnd give
them lessons in tho care of trees,
It would change the attitude of this
community toward orchard-woric,
would dignify It In their eyes, in
terest them In It, and develop the
section In many ways, Christian Her
If you wunt something for cool
weather' reading Hint I worth while,
get n recent liook. "A Vagabond's
Journey Around the World."
It Is the story, -of the author, who
traveled around the globe on foot mill
penniless, mingling with the p'nln !.
pie of every clime mid country nnd
living In their home. I
Often he suffered the pangs of hunger
nnd ho encountered perils by laud nud
Always nnd everywhere, he met
with human kindness.
Wherever ho traveled. In the lands
of tho Ksklmo nn In the jungle of
Africa, in China n In Australia. '
whether the people he met were white
or black or yellow, always they ills-'
played tho spirit of human brother
On board n steamer where ho worked
with tho coolies, he found n Imnklo ,
tho first night who was ns good ns n
brother and who shared nil that ho
In Burma nn Englishman forced n
handful of coins upon him. saying.
chap. I know you do' year, to express practically the same lowed lo stand, ns shown In the nc
ly. but people were very sentiments lu nn entirely new way or companyltig reproduction' of portions
"Tako Jt. old
not want charll
kind to mo when I was on my uppers.'
The world over, hearts were soft.
Tho half naked woman whoso homo
was of leave's nnd who had n troop of
children to be fed set out the Is-st
food she could afford. She knew noth-
Ing except the man was n stranger
who was hungry.
None were so poor In spirit that they
Tho author found one special friend
lounclnir on tho bench nt Suez, whom
u dumped the ofTscourlng of tho
world. Tho man was a real tramp and
together they went several thousand
miles. Absolutely honest and faithful.
t,10 hobo r(o0(j every ,cgt gll0,vc(l
manly fiber nnd was n loyal comrade, j
Is It not worth while to travel around
tho globo to mnkc such n discovery?
Is It not worth while to know that
you need only ndd the letter "o" to tho
word htiinnn to mako It read humane?
Humanity Is kind.
And that makes life tolerable.
Said Robert Louis Stevenson In his
letter to Edmund Oo;so: "It Is tho
history of our kindness that nlono
mokes tho world tolerable. If It wcro
not for that, for tho effect of kind
words, kind looks, kind letters, multi
plying, sprendlng, making ono hnppy
through nnother. nnd bringing forth
benefits, sotno thirty, sotno fifty, somo
a uiuusuiiu iuiu, i niiouiii IK! leinptCQlO
think our life a prnctlcal Jest."
CIRCULATE -:- -:-THAT
At Home. Don't Send
It Away to the Mail
SCIENCE AND LIFE
The man or woman today who does
not have sonio general knowledge of
science 13 not able to keep up with
and enjoy modern life. In times gono
by nn education did not matter i:o
much to the average man. It was to no
ured by the lawyer nnd doctor nnd
minister, but If tho farmer or
lnborlng man had It, he looked upon
It as he would have n Bilk hat or
n diamond pin, a thing to be treasur
ed nnd used upon rare occasions, but
of no account for the everyday of
falrs of life. Then the schools gate
lnnguage, mostly tho kind that lmd
no effect ii)on one's speech, history,
mathematics, chiefly, but todny n
new factor has entered Into educa
tion sclenco has taken a high place
In tho schools becnuso It lies nt tho
bottom of modern progress.
Would you bo a merchant? If so
The First Thanksgiving
T is a mistake to suppose thut the
nnuunl Thanksgiving proclama
tion of the president of the Unit
ed States Is always written or
dictated by the president. As n mat
ter of fact about all (he president has
to do. with it Is to sign his tuinio to If.
Tho actual composltlou of the Thanks
giving proclamation is the work of a
specialist in the state department at
Wnshinirton. He -ntlinvors. vear after
at least without repeating verbatim
anything that had been said in prevl-
ous Thanksgiving proclamations. And,
as may be readily understood, this tnsk
is" becoming more dllllcult with each
successive nnnunl call for a day of re-
Jolclng nnd thanksgiving.
The first Thnnksclvlng proclamation
wvOU, Statu 14 Hi o&vut
ever isnueu uj a president of the Unit
cd Slates was signed more than 110
yeurs ago by George Washington, and
tho original document Is preserved in
tho library of the stale department
.The first draft or tho proclamation
started off: "In tho calamities which
aflllct so many of tho nations." Hut
Attorney General Edward Randolph
did not npprore of such ii cloomr !.
erca Students In Laboratory
I t'hyslcal Geography will help you to
'understand the products of vnrlous
sections of the country, nnd the
channels of commerce, lllology will
' help to Increase the pleasure nnd rest
j fulness of tho few hours you get out
j of doors nnd Chemistry and Physics
will touch your business In n hundred
wnys that you would never Imagine
without having had them.
i Will tho farm, with Its free, vari
ed nnd Independent life keep you?
Then you must hnvo some knowledge
of nil science, for you must free
ourself from tho traditions and
superstitions that hnvo too largely
ruled the farmers In tho past, nnd
learn tho laws of plant and ntilmnl
life, of tho elements within the Boll
that feed your plants, of the supply
ing, retaining and uso of the water
that falls upon your land, and thn
ability to read tho signs of the
clouds us only science can tench
lur ii Tlinnkxglvlng message,
so he changed It to "When we review
tho calamities which n III let so many
other nations, the present condition of
the United States offers much matter
of consolation and satisfaction."
Even this sentence wus changed, re
wrlttcot corrected, revised, modified
nnd altered several limes by various
memliers of ihe cabinet, to whom It
was submltliil, but it was nn.iny ni-
Ol IUU Ullfclllill l Wl."""i"ii.
Tho proclamation wus Issued on Jan.
1, 1705. and set npart the renewing
Feb. 10 ns n day for thnnknglvlng aud
Anv one who desires to see nil the
Thanksgiving proclamations Isstied-by
presidents of tho United States will
- y "u.
find them preserved In red lenther vol
umes In the state department. While
George Washington originated tho cus
tom, many of his Immedlnta succes
sors did not follow his example, and It
was not until Aliruhnm Lincoln hc
cnino president that tho annual
Thanksgiving ns n November holiday
beenmo n regular Institution lu the
CMwvCa' tat auA bAxufMUUcU
CnM UwvbtaCl4(UuutMjL4Mcl MIMjdUt Alii.
Do the unsurpassed opportunities
for touching and Influencing the
lives of others call you to the school
room as a teacher? Then you must'
know science, for only by such knowl
edge can you give to the children
tho Inheritance of modem thought
and discovery that Is their right.
Only by learning to rend tho works
of God about you nccordlng to the
light of sclenco ran you disclose tho
"Sermon In stones, books, In tho
running brooks, and good In evcry
Heenuso of the very high value tif
i Sclenco rightly taught In giving
j tho "Unrger Life," ns well ns nn
Increased producing power, llerea f n-
deavors to give tho best that can lie
given In n form so simple nnd clear
that tho Treasure ' House of Nature
will stand open to all who tak the
key which she offers,
C. D. Lewis.
Alllo Fowler Bingham, Plaintiff
John Chastcen, Ktc, Defendants
Under and by virtue of a judgment
nnd order of salo rendered nt the
, October Term of Madlcon Circuit
j Court, In tho abovo ctjled action,
tho undersigned Master Commission-
1 or of said Court will, on Monday,
t December 2, 1912, nt about 11 o'clock
a. in. In front of tho Court Houso
door In Richmond, Ky,, sell to the
highest and beet bidder nt Public
, Auction tho following described pro
perty or no much thereof as will
' produco tho sum of $116.10, the amount
ordered to be made. A certain tract
I of land situated In Madison County,
Kentucky, on tho headwaters cf
or land situated In Madison County. M INN
Kentucky, on tho headwaters cf I
r S 'iftaiii tT fc-
EAST COURT, PANAMA-PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL
Till: great Eust Court at the Pniiiimii-Pni'lfle International Expo
sition Is designed for pageantry surpassing the famous Durliur
of India. It will constitute n suitable Kcttlug for oriental or
modem drama upon n colossal scale. Prom n huge stnlrciihe ur
from the tops of Its encircling walls Ihe visitor to this "Court of Joy
ousness" will bo enubled to witness the pagennts that will be n fciilure
of the ei)08ltlon. The main tower of Ihe court will contain a great pipe
organ, with echo organs In tho smaller towers; within Hie renter of the
court will lie a bnsln containing groupings of clnssle statuary, dancing
figures, rauns, satyrs nnd nymphs. Electric scintillators will play upon
fountains at night. Tropical shrubs nnd dowers will contrast with the
sterner effect of tho colonnades, stntunry nnd facades of tho court. In
Its architecture tho East Court, which will lie among the main group
of exhibit palares. will resemble tho oriental phase of the Spanish
Hrushy Fork of Silver Crock, begin
ning at a stono iu tho center of
tho road from Ucrca to Rlnto Lick,
thenco South 71 1-2, Bant 10 1'olcs to
a stone; South 57, East 46.0 1'olra
to n stono; North 13 1-2, Host 20. 'i
Poles to n stono and a stump; North
48 1-2, Wost 4S.4 1'olca to a stono
In tho center of tho rond; then
North with tho road 37 1-4, west 29
poles to tho beginning, containing
THUMB; Sold proptity will bo sold
on a credit of Six Months tlmo, tho
Purchaser being required to cxncuto
bond imynblo to tho Commlsloncr
with approved security bearing 6
per cent Interest from day of salo
until paid with a Hen retained on
tho property until all tho purchase
money Is imld, or tho purchaser may
pay each It desired.
If. C. Illce. M. C. M. C. O.
City of Ilerca. Ky., Plaintiff
Mrs. J. W. Hull, Defendant
Under nnd by virtue of n Judgment
and order of salo rendreed at tho
October Term, 1911, of the "Madison
Circuit Court, In the nlxmi styled
action, the undersigned Master Com!
mlssloner of cnld Court will, on Mon
day, December 2nd, 1U12, nt 11 o'clock
u. in. In from of tho Court Houso
door In Richmond, Ky., sell to tho
highest nnd host bidder nt labile
Auction tho llfo "interest of Defend
ant, Mrs. J. W. Hall, In a certain
house nnd lot of ground located on
South Center Street, In Honn, Ky.,
and being the nmo proiH'rt now
occupied by Defendant, or m much'
thereof as, will produce tho stun of
$119.15 tho amount ordered to bo
TERMS: Sn!d property will bo
sold on n credit of Six Vomits time,
Purchasers being required to execute
bond with approved security with
lien retained on tho property fold
until tho purchase money Is paid.
II. C. Hire. M. C. M. V. C.
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